$1,250 per award* Funding

*Awards will be managed by the Department to support a discovery phase or MPH/MSCR thesis project

March 30, 2020 Application Deadline

April 30, 2020 Decision Notice

May 1, 2020 - April 30, 2021 Funding Period

Eligible Applicants

  • Rising third year or a third year MD, MD/MPH or MD/MSCR student strongly committed to the specialty of obstetrics and gynecology
  • Proposed research project responsive to one of the priority areas
  • Applicant's primary research mentor must have a faculty appointment in the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics

Submission Requirements

  • Application Summary
    • Abstract
    • Budget
  • Scientific Proposal
    • Hypothesis and Specific Aims
    • Research Approach
    • Bibliography

The award recipient will submit a final written report at the conclusion of the funding period to the department Chair. One awardee will be selected to present findings at the Department’s annual research day event.

Application Packet

Submit a combined pdf of the complete application to: Marianne Ruby Award Selection Committee, Attn: Kristin Unzicker, MPH, kunzick@emory.edu