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?
Third year residents graduating from an accredited US periodontal program and committed to a full-time academic career are eligible to apply. Applicants must provide a letter from the program or graduate director of the institution where they will be teaching full-time confirming their position. Applicants must be board-certified in periodontology and members of the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP).
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. Two nights of lodging will be provided to each finalist at one of the main meeting hotels.