This award assists future endocrinologists in conducting endocrine research focusing on bone disorders and diabetes mellitus. The recipient(s) will receive a stipend, one-year complimentary membership in the Endocrine Society, and one-year complimentary access to four of the Society's online journals. The recipient(s) will also be honored at the annual awards dinner at ENDO, the Endocrine Society's Annual Meeting & Expos.
The award is supported by Lilly USA, LLC.
Application Period is Currently Closed
Applicants must meet the following requirements at the time of application:
Must be an MD, DO, or MD/PhD fellow
Must be enrolled in the first through third year of training in an US adult or pediatric clinical endocrinology program or
Have completed a US adult or pediatric endocrinology-training program and are now proposing to do a research fellowship in a US training program.
Only one application may be submitted by a mentor
Additional award criteria:
The mentor from the previous year’s recipient is not eligible to sponsor an application.
The following items must be received to constitute a complete application:
Completed online form (when open)
Curriculum Vitae, including publications, mailing address and email address
Scientific Abstract (350 maximum)
Research Plan (5 pages maximum) addressing:
Background and significance
Career Development Plan, developed with mentor (paragraph form, 1 page maximum)
Summary of career goals
Applicant’s plan to achieve those goals during award period and beyond
Institutions must submit the following:
Institutional Review Board (IRB) Statement indicating status of approval for applicant’s research proposal
Statement from Section Head or Department Chair indicating applicant will be able to devote 75% FTE toward goals of proposed research
Statement of Other Funding Support (1 page maximum statement from mentor disclosing any other funds supporting the applicant’s research project)