$1,250 per award* Funding

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

March 9, 2018 Application Deadline

March 30, 2018 Decision Notice

May 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019 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 Page (see below to download application packet)
  • Abstract (no more than 30 lines) Budget (limited to 1 page)
  • Applicant CV
  • Letter of intent from the applicant to pursue gynecology and obstetrics Scientific proposal that includes (Limited to 3 pages)
  • Hypothesis and Specific Aims Research Approach
  • Bibliography (not subject to the 3-page limit)
  • 2 letters of support (1 from the primary research mentor)

The award recipient will submit a final written report at the conclusion of the funding period to the department Chairman and present findings at the Department’s annual research day event.

Application Packet

Submit a pdf copy of the complete application to: Marianne Ruby Award Selection Committee, Attn: Tammy L. Loucks, MPH, DrPH, tloucks@emory.edu