General Application Instructions
All applicants for the Urology Care Foundation Russell Scott, Jr. MD, Urology Residency Research Award must apply electronically where they can:
The application package must be SUBMITTED no later than Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 5:00 pm LOCAL TIME. Applicants should allow ample time for compiling and submitting materials. Late submissions will not be considered.
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Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. All materials listed on the checklist must be included in order to be reviewed and considered for funding.
Multiple Applications from One Institution
The Urology Care Foundation will make every effort not to fund more than one Scholar at the same research or educational institution if they are in the same fellowship class. However, cases may exist where funding is restricted by the sponsor and there is no other option available.
Project Termination and Change of Institution
Any personnel, location, or project status changes that occur after the award announcement or during the award period must be reported to and approved by the Urology Care Foundation.
The Urology Care Foundation does not discriminate as to age, race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, disability, citizenship or national origin in the employment and promotion of staff or in the selection of participants in the Russell Scott, Jr., MD Urology Residency Research Award program.
Certification of Human Subjects
If activities involving human subjects are planned during the proposed research, a Letter of Approval from the Institutional Review Board (IRB) must be provided. Letters of Approval are not required at the time of application. If you receive a Urology Care Foundation award, your award is contingent upon receipt of a copy of the current IRB approval letter by the Urology Care Foundation.
Certification of Vertebrate Animals
If activities involving vertebrate animals are planned during the research, a Letter of Approval by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) must be submitted. Letters of Approval are not required at the time of application. If you receive a Urology Care Foundation award, your award is contingent upon receipt of a copy of the current IACUC approval letter by the Urology Care Foundation.
All communication regarding the Russell Scott, Jr., MD, Urology Residency Research Award Program, including the application process, should be directed to:
Ms. Jessica Ames, M.S.
Research Grants Coordinator
American Urological Association
1000 Corporate Boulevard
Linthicum, MD 21090
Toll free: 1-866-746-4282 x3762