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Robert Wood Johnson Foundation David E. Rogers Award

Award to a USA Medical School Faculty Member
to Recognize Contributions to Healthcare

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)

Deadline Date:

01/22/21 11:59 PM EST

Description:

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Award of $10,000 to a USA medical school faculty member to recognize significant contributions to health and the quality of healthcare for a broad population of Americans. Eligible nominees must be able to demonstrate that their work has influenced public policy, improved public health and healthcare, and helped redirect the medical profession and academic medical centers to experiment with a variety of educational and delivery modes to achieve important societal objectives.

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation David E. Rogers Award honors a medical school faculty member at an AAMC-member medical school who has made major contributions to improving public health and health care. The award honors the legacy of David E. Rogers, MD, the first president of the Foundation and an exemplar of academic medicine’s commitment to meeting the health care needs of the public. The award is jointly sponsored by the AAMC and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. 

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 167411

Number of Grants:

1

Estimated Size of Grant:

The awardee receives the RWJF Rogers Award and a prize of $10,000.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The nominee must be an individual who has a faculty appointment at an AAMC-member medical school, but rank is not a criterion for this award.

Nominators: Anyone may submit a nomination.

Pre-Application Information:

Nominations must be received by Jan. 22, 2021, via the electronic entry form.

Selection process:
- The review committee will select up to three finalists. Nominators of finalists will be notified by March 10, 2021, that they are invited to submit letters of support.
- Additional support materials must be submitted by April 9, 2021. There is no need to compile these letters before notification on March 10.
- The winner of the award will be notified by July 1, 2021, and honored at Learn Serve Lead 2021, the AAMC Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

To access the online Nomination form: https://www.abstractscorecard.com/cfp/submit/login.asp?EventKey=OTROQHZG

Please address all questions to:
Sandra Gordon
202-828-0472
sgordon@aamc.org

AAMC
655 K Street, NW, Suite 100
Washington, DC, 20001-2399

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