The AFMR Foundation presents the following awards, in keeping with the
AFMR mission to “develop and mentor tomorrow’s leaders in medical research”
Congratulations to our 2017 Recipients!
2018 applications available: September 15, 2017
2018 application deadline: January 7, 2018
Regional Scholar Awards
The AFMR gives Regional Scholar Awards to top rated abstract authors, offering them the opportunity to present their findings to their peers and receive the guidance of senior scientists. These awards are given at each of the 4 AFMR regional meetings:
- Western Medical Research Conference
- Southern Regional Meeting
- Eastern Regional Meeting
- MWAFMR / CSCTR Combined Annual Meeting
Research Day Awards
Research Day Awards are $500 towards programs of AFMR Departmental members.
The AFMR provides young and aspiring trainees with scholarships and travel grants to attend regional meetings offering them the opportunity to present their findings to their peers and receive the guidance of senior scientists. The AFMR also recognizes trainees with national awards, such as the Henry Christian awards, named after the founder of the organization, Dr. Henry Christian. The AFMR strives to foster the development of future generations of clinical scientists and investigators through its initiatives, while encouraging public, private, and governmental investment in the development of these individuals. The AFMR continues to support the annual Research Day Awards of institutional members across the country.