The Canadian Academy of Geriatric Psychiatry is offering four awards of $1250, to residents accepted into a Canadian Geriatric Psychiatry sub-specialty program to support the development and completion of a scholarly project during their training.
The purpose of this award is to support the development and completion of the advanced level academic project described in the Specialty Training Requirements for Geriatric Psychiatry (STR) of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. This academic project may be in the area of research, education, service development and/or advocacy as it pertains to Geriatric Psychiatry and related CanMEDS roles.
This award helps to offset the costs of attending the CAGP’s Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM). The successful applicant is encouraged to attend the 2023 ASM where their name will be announced, but is expected to attend in 2024 when they will present on their findings. The recipient will formally receive their award at the 2023 meeting to be held in St. John's on September 29 – 30, 2023 and are expected to give a short presentation on their project at the 2024 meeting.
The monetary award will be given out in one instalment in 2023.
The application should include:
Please submit your completed application package electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org, with all sections clearly marked to CAGP Awards Committee.
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