The American College of Surgeons (ACS) is offering scholarships to subsidize attendance and participation in the Executive Leadership Program in Health Policy and Management at the Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA.
The 2013 course will take place June 9-15. The award is in the amount of $8,000 to be used toward the cost of tuition, travel, housing, and subsistence during the period of the program and the post-course follow-up period.
The College is funding two 2013 scholarships for general surgeons. The College is pleased that several surgical specialty societies also have agreed to co-sponsor a scholarship for a member in good standing of both the College and the respective surgical society to attend this intensive program. (See box for list of participating societies that are supporting scholarships.)
The closing date for receipt of all application materials is February 1, 2013. All applicants will be notified of the outcome of the selection process by March 31, 2013.
Send applications for this scholarship in a PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org, or to Scholarships Section, American College of Surgeons, 633 N. Saint Clair St., Chicago, IL 60611-3211.