Amgen Fellowship Training Award
Awarded by American College of Rheumatology
To help ensure that a highly trained workforce is available to provide competent clinical care to those affected by rheumatic diseases.
Only training directors at ACGME-accredited institutions in good standing may apply. The rheumatology fellowship training programme director at the institution will be responsible for the selection and appointment of trainees. Award applicant must be a citizen or non-citizen national of the United States of America, or be in lawful possession of a permanent resident card. Individuals on temporary (J1, H1) or student visas are not eligible.
Recipients will receive $25,000 to support the salary and fringe of one trainee. The award is paid directly to the sponsoring institution and payments are disbursed in two equal installments of $12,500.
Application forms are available on website.
The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) is the professional organization of rheumatologists and associated health professionals who share a dedication to healing, preventing disability and curing more than 100 types of arthritis and related disabling and sometimes fatal disorders of the joints, muscles and bones.