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AAD Annual Meeting Poster Exhibit Scholarship Program

The AAD's World Congress Fund Review Task Force offers attendance scholarships to dermatologists from developing countries to encourage their participation at  AAD Annual Meetings. 

The scholarship includes a stipend, complimentary registration for the meeting and one educational session, and an invitation to a dinner with AAD leadership. Selected abstracts will be displayed electronically at the AAD meeting and featured in the World Congress Fund Poster Abstract Book. 

The World Congress Task Force has awarded more than 300 scholarships to dermatologists from 48 countries since 2006.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Only nationals of developing countries are eligible.
  • Apply within three years of completing dermatology residency training at the time of the meeting.
  • Be endorsed by a national dermatologic society. A signed letter of endorsement from the society is required to be attached to the online application and must be in Adobe Acrobat portable document format (PDF).
  • Priority will be given to applicants who have never attended AAD meetings.
  • Previous scholarship recipients are not eligible.
  • Sample Letter of Recommendation

Applications are closed to attend the 2014 Annual Meeting. 

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