Health Professional Research Preceptorship


To introduce students to rheumatology-related healthcare by supporting full-time research by a graduate student in the broad area of rheumatic diseases.


Only students enrolled in graduate school are eligible. Preceptors are responsible for selecting student applicants and must be members of the ARHP.

Quantity Available

Up to 10


  • Annual

Study Length

1 academic year

Award Value

US$3,500 student stipend, US$1,000 for laboratory expenses, US$1,000 stipend for the mentor and up to US$1,000 for travel funds for the student to attend the ACR/ARHP annual scientific meeting.

Application procedure

Only complete applications submitted online by the deadline will be accepted.

Closing date

4 cycles – February 1st, May 2nd, August 1st, November 1st


Abbott Endowment for Rheumotology Development

Study Level

  • Graduate

American College of Rheumatology

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.

Contact Details

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the American College of Rheumatology by using the links below.


FindAPhd .com for PhD studentships and programmes


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