AACAP Pilot Research Award for General Psychiatry Residents

Funding Agency:
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)

The AACAP Pilot Research Award, supported by Pfizer, Inc. offers $15,000 for general psychiatry residents who have an interest in beginning a career in child and adolescent mental health research. By providing up to three awards to general psychiatry residents for pilot research programs, we support these young investigators at a critical stage, encouraging future careers in child and adolescent psychiatry research. Recipients have the opportunity to submit a poster presentation on their research for AACAP’s 67th Annual Meeting in San Francisco, California, October 19-24, 2020. The award also includes the cost of attending the AACAP Annual Meeting for five days.

Deadline: Apr. 1, 2019

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

  • Candidates must be enrolled in a general psychiatry residency.
  • Candidates must not have any previous significant, individual research funding in the field of child and adolescent mental health. These include the following: NIMH/NIH Funding (Small Grants, R-01) or similar foundation or industry research funding. Candidates who have received or are currently receiving "T32" funding support are eligible to apply.
  • Candidates must either be AACAP members or have a membership application pending (not paid by the award) and agree to submit a poster presentation on his or her research for AACAP’s 67th Annual Meeting in San Francisco, California, October 19-24, 2020.

Amount

$15,000

Funding Type

Award

Eligibility

Medical Fellow/Resident

Category

Medical
Medical - Clinical Science

External Deadline

April 1, 2019