Dr. Lewis E. Braverman Educational Grant — 2023 Application

The application for our 2023 Dr. Lewis E. Braverman Endocrine Fellow-in-Training Educational Grant will be opening in late June. This one-of-a-kind grant honors Dr. Braverman while supporting the educational activities of endocrinology fellows by providing a unique educational experience that includes:

  • Ability to travel anywhere worldwide away from your home program for 1-4 weeks
  • Up to $5000 in travel reimbursement expenses
  • Ability to enhance endocrine training in the focus of your liking
  • Have your experience published in an AACE publication

Please note: though traditionally a travel grant, submissions may be for a virtual program this year. Submission timeline and requirements for applying are listed below. Grant applications must be filled out using the form at the bottom of this page.

Requirements

  • Must be a second or final year endocrine fellow at a United States endocrine program.
  • Must plan and execute a unique clinical extramural rotation, in the United States or internationally, by December 31, 2024.
  • Must provide updated CV.
  • Must obtain endocrine program director approval for the extramural rotation prior to applying.
  • Must have a mentor that can either be your Program Director or Faculty Mentor. A support letter from your mentor must be attached.
  • After the extramural rotation, applicant may be asked:
    • To write an article for possible inclusion in an AACE publication.
    • To be available for possible presentation at the 2024 AACE Annual Meeting.

Grant Application Details

  • Basic applicant and fellowship program information
  • Topic, location, and anticipated duration for the clinical extramural rotation
  • Proposed budget and detailed justification for the award (not to exceed $5,000; supports travel and training supplies only)
  • Detailed description that includes:
    • how the grant will enhance endocrine training;
    • what makes it unique;
    • anticipated outcomes;
    • scope of work;
    • why you selected the location of the rotation;
    • any other information that will be useful for the Selection Committee.

Priyanka Majety, MD, received the Dr. Lewis E Braverman Endocrine Fellow in Training Educational Grant in 2021. Read about her memorable experience in Navajo Nation at Shiprock.

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