The AATS Foundation Research Scholarship from the American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) supports North American surgeons committed to pursuing an academic career in cardiothoracic surgery. Applicants should have completed his/her formal training in cardiothoracic surgery and be certified or in the process of obtaining certification by the appropriate Thoracic Surgery Board in the United States, Canada or international equivalent. Applications for the scholarship must be submitted during the candidate's first two years in an academic position at a U.S. or Canadian institution. Candidates must have completed their cardiothoracic residency within 3 years of application. The award provides 80,000 USD/year for 2 years (no indirect costs).
Applications open on September 1, 2023 and close on December 2, 2023.
December 2, 2023