American Association of Indian Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAiPS) Distinguished Young Educator and Researcher Award-2020
(Facilitated by the Indian Pharmaceutical Association)
Eligibility: Pharmaceutical Faculty in a Recognized Indian Pharmacy Institute
Grant: Economy class air fare and reasonable incidental expenses (~US$ 2500- 3000)
Criteria: Outstanding young faculty members in the pharmaceutical arena in good standing under the age of 45 years as of Jan 1, 2020. Individuals who have made significant and consistent contribution to teaching and research in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technology in a recognized academic institution in India.
Guidelines: This grant is fully funded by AAiPS and facilitated by the Indian Pharmaceutical Association (IPA) in India.
a. The grant covers participation at the Annual Meeting of American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS), held usually in November of each year in North America, and covers registration, travel expenses for a trip to the host city in North America, and possibly visits to an Industrial setting and an academic institution,
reasonable lodging and boarding expenses for various activities for a total reimbursable expenses of not more than US $ 3000.
b. The nominations for this Grant shall be facilitated by the IPA. The selection committee consists of members from AAiPS and IPA.
c. Application should be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before 30 April 2020.
d. Application should include the following (Total package not to exceed 10 pages – longer package will be rejected without consideration):
- Outline of significant achievement in pharmaceutical sciences with full references.
- An updated CV with a recent Photograph
- Two letters of recommendation of which one must be from the principal or head of the institution
- A brief abstract of recent original research [see below]
e. Must have done some original research enabling the candidate to make a podium or poster presentation at the AAPS Annual Meeting – A brief abstract of the proposed presentation should also be provided with the application.
f. On completion of the visit candidates should submit a report within one month to AAiPS and IPA.
g. Some amount of the grant could be released one month before visit to facilitate travel (if requested) and the remaining after completion of the visit.
a. This award is available only once to selected candidates.