The Practitioner Research Grant provides funds to defray research study expenses such as study supplies, laboratory fees, equipment, and participant remuneration. Funds may not be used to support salaries, stipends, and consultant fees, institutional administrative or overhead costs.
This grant supports the research endeavors of SCAN members who are currently pursuing research in sports dietetics. This grant also encourages SCAN member involvement in the SCAN Symposium and other SCAN activities.
Recipients will disseminate their research findings to the larger SCAN membership. This may be achieved through a poster presentation at SCAN’s Symposium, submission of a research article to SCAN’s Pulse, or submission to a peer-reviewed scientific journal.
Grant Recognition and Benefits:
This grant is awarded bi-annually (in even years, after 2021 when it will also be awarded) and the winners are announced during the annual spring symposium unless no candidates are nominated or meets the grant criteria in a given year.
- (2) $4000 awards to be used for direct research costs Complimentary SCAN Symposium registration
- Recognition on SCAN Website and social media platforms
- Complimentary registration to the annual SCAN Symposium for the membership year in which the grant is received
- If the recipient elects to present his/her research as an oral or poster presentation at a future SCAN Symposium, complimentary Symposium registration will again be awarded if within two years of the original grant award
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