SVS Foundation Co-Sponsored Vascular Cures Wylie Scholar Program
SVS Foundation and Vascular Cures co-sponsor the annual Wylie Scholar Award, a three-year, $150,000 grant awarded to a promising vascular surgeon-scientist in North America. The Wylie Scholar Program supports outstanding surgeon-scientists conducting innovative academic research at the early stage of their careers.
Multicenter Clinical Studies Planning Grant
The Multicenter Clinical Studies Planning Grant is directed to SVS members developing grant applications for high-impact multicenter clinical studies in the treatment and/or prevention of vascular diseases. The purpose of the Planning Grant is to help investigators create competitive applications for external funding (e.g. NIH) of full-scale multicenter clinical studies. Funding is intended to support the development of key preliminary data and study resources.
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (K08)
The Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (K08) is jointly sponsored by the SVS Foundation, American College of Surgeons and the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. The award provides support of didactic study and mentored research for individuals with clinical doctoral degrees in the fields of biomedical or behavioral research, including translational research.
Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (K23)
The Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (K23) is jointly sponsored by the SVS® Foundation and the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. The award is intended to support the career development of investigators who have made a commitment to focus their research endeavors on patient-oriented research.
E.J. Wylie Traveling Fellowship
The E.J. Wylie Traveling Fellowship provides the recipient with the opportunity to visit a number of vascular surgery centers worldwide. These visits stimulate academic inspiration, promote international exchange, and foster development of fellowship in vascular surgery.
Clinical Research Seed Grants
The Clinical Research Seed Grants provide direct support for pilot clinical projects which have potential to grow into larger studies fundable by industry or governmental sources.
Resident Research Prize
The Resident Research Prize is intended to motivate physicians, early in their training, to pursue their interest in research and offer the opportunity to present their research at the Vascular Annual Meeting.
Student Research Fellowship
The Student Research Fellowship
stimulates laboratory and clinical vascular research by undergraduate college students and medical students registered at universities in the United States and Canada.
Updated November 2013