The Faculty Innovation in Education Awards and the Research Awards have been reinstated for 2021-2022. These awards were put on hold earlier in the year due to the disruption related to the COVID-19 epidemic.
The ABPN has established three programs to support the development of academic leaders in psychiatry and neurology: the Faculty Innovation in Education Award, the Research Award and the Senior Resident Administrative Fellowship. View the ABPN Education and Research Initiatives brochure for more information.
For the ABPN Faculty Innovation in Education Award, any projects relevant to the education and/or assessment of psychiatrists and neurologists will be considered, although the ABPN is particularly interested in the following areas:
For the ABPN Research Award, any projects relevant to the mission of the ABPN will be considered, although the ABPN is particularly interested in research in the following areas:
The specific application requirements, conflict of interest policy and previous recipients are described below. The updated submission deadlines are:
The ABPN Faculty Innovation in Education Award is intended to support the development of innovative education and/or evaluation projects that promote effective residency/fellowship training or lifelong learning of practicing psychiatrists and neurologists. Preference will be given to projects that have the potential for use in more than one site and to applicants who are at a junior or mid-faculty level.
Each year, up to two psychiatry and two neurology fellows will be selected. The duration of the fellowship will normally be for two years with a maximum amount of funding of $50,000 per year or $100,000 total. This amount is intended to cover salary, fringe benefits, and other costs. No indirect costs will be covered.
Faculty Innovation in Education Award Information
The ABPN Research Award supports research projects related to the mission of the ABPN, which is to promote and assess the competency of psychiatry and neurology candidates for initial and continuing certification (maintenance of certification).
Each year, up to two psychiatry and two neurology awards will be made with a maximum amount of funding of $100,000 per award. This amount is intended to cover salary, fringe benefits, and other costs. No indirect costs will be covered. The projects may take up to two years to be completed.
If the applicant is an MD or DO, they must:
Research Award Information
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