|Award Name||Description||Eligibility||The Award||Deadline|
|First Year Fellowship Award||The Association of Black Cardiologists, Meharry Medical College and Vanderbilt University jointly sponsor one first-year candidate. These institutions aim to increase the number of underrepresented minorities trained to begin post-fellowship careers with a solid foundation in clinical care, teaching and research. Training is provided through the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at Vanderbilt.||Fellowships are available for physicians and physician-scientists who have completed training in Internal Medicine and want to become board eligible in cardiovascular medicine. Applicants must also be active members of the ABC Cardiologists-In-Training (CIT) Program.
||The ABC stipend to be awarded supports full-year fellowship, including salary, fringe benefits and overhead costs||JUNE 1, 2015|
|What You Need:||
Step.1: Ahead of time, gather the following information and have it ready to upload when applying online. There is a 2MB upload limit. :A) - Recent Photo
B) - Updated CV
C) - Short Bio Essay of no more than 3 pages, single spaced, Times Roman, 11 point type using Microsoft Word or equivalent that includes the following information:
NOTE: Heading at the top of each essay page should be:
Full Name and Degree
ABC – Meharry – Vanderbilt Fellowship
STEP 2: Have postal mailed directly to us the following information (Deadline for receipt: June 1, 2015)
Henry Okafor, MD
Meharry Medical College
1005 Dr. D. B. Todd Jr. Blvd.
Nashville, Tennessee 37208