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Apply for EMBRS Scholarship

Deadline Friday, June 29, 2018 at 5:00 pm CST

The Emergency Medicine Basic Research Skills (EMBRS) Workshop, sponsored by ACEP/EMF, is a highly sought after workshop designed by a task force of expert and experienced investigators for individuals new to clinical research. It provides background on the fundamentals of research, starting with an overview of the research process and then focuses on specific principles and terms. EMBRS is a 10-day, 2-session program. The first session is held November 5-11, 2018 and the second session is held April 8-10, 2019. Further information on the course is available at

Purpose of Award: This scholarship promotes the development of emergency medicine researchers.

Application Process: Letter of support by chair, program director or mentor, curriculum vitae, and a cover letter detailing how the EMBRS course will benefit your career, career interests and proposed research projects. Provide one PDF with all the required documents to Jana Nelson, EMF Strategic Partnership Manager, by Friday, June 29, 2018 at 5:00 pm CST.

Eligibility: Member of ACEP or EMRA

Selection Criteria: Applications will be reviewed and evaluated based on potential impact of the recipient on emergency medicine research, strength of letter of support and prior commitment to research.

Award: Stipend to cover the registration fees and travel expenses to attend the intensive 10-day, 2 session EMBRS course.

Application Deadline: Friday, June 29, 2018

Award Date: Late July 2018