Eligibility requirements and submission guidelines for the fellowships, which are awarded to periodontal clinical researchers and educators early in their careers.
WHAT IS AWARDED?
The Nevins Fellowship will be a $20,000 Fellowship paid over two years. The Fellow will receive $10,000 at the end of each of two years of full-time academic teaching experience. It is intended to supplement the fellow’s income and not intended to replace any salary or stipend to which the Fellow would otherwise be entitled.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
Full-time periodontal educators who have been teaching at least one, and not more than five, full-time academic years at U.S. programs are eligible to apply. Applicants must be board-certified in periodontology. Applicants must provide three letters of recommendation, including a letter from the program or graduate director of the institution where they are teaching full-time confirming their position. A selection committee will select four finalists from the applications which are received. The finalists must then attend mandatory personal interviews which will take place at the AAP Annual Meeting. A travel stipend will be provided, however, transportation arrangements are the responsibility of the finalist.
HOW DO CANDIDATES APPLY?
Completed applications are due on or before June 1.
WHAT IS THE SELECTION PROCESS?
A selection committee will select three finalists from the applications which are received. The finalists must then attend mandatory personal interviews which will take place at the AAP Annual Meeting.