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Awards, grants, and scholarships

The Academy bestows a number of prestigious awards to recognize the contributions of individuals to the specialty as well as offering various grants and scholarships to assist recipients in furthering their areas of study and broadening knowledge in the field of dermatology.

AwardApplication opensApplication closes
AAD Annual Meeting Registration ScholarshipMaySeptember
A. Paul Kelly, MD Research Award and LectureshipAlways openJune
Advocate of the Year AwardOct. 21Nov. 22
Cochrane ScholarshipTBDTBD
Clarence S. Livingood, MD, Memorial Award and LectureshipAlways openJan. 15
Development Advocacy GrantJune 30Sept. 30
Diversity Mentorship ProgramAlways openNov. 1
Established Advocacy GrantJune 30Sept. 30
Everett C. Fox Award and LectureshipAlways openJune 15
Eugene J. Van Scott Award for Innovative Therapy of the Skin and Phillip Frost Leadership LectureAlways openOct. 15
Grants from outside organizationsVariableVariable
Health Volunteers Overseas GrantAlways openVariable
Honorary MembershipFeb. 1April 1
IDEA GrantJune 12Sept. 12
Innovations in Quality Improvement AwardJulySept. 19
International Society Annual Meeting Travel GrantJune 2022
John Kenney Jr., MD Lifetime Achievement Award and LectureshipAlways openJune
Lila and Murray Gruber Memorial Cancer Research Award and LectureshipAlways openJan. 15
Marion B. Sulzberger, MD, Memorial Award and LectureshipAlways open
Jan. 15
Master Dermatologist AwardAlways openFeb. 1
Members Making a Difference AwardAlways open
Model State AwardSept. 16Nov. 29
Native American Health Service Resident RotationClosed Closed
Professionalism AwardAlways open
Resident International GrantClosed
Resident Scholarship to Legislative ConferenceAlways openJuly 12
Resident Quality Improvement AwardJune
Richard B. Stoughton FellowshipOpenJan. 6
Skin Care for Developing Countries GrantOpenOct. 31
Strauss and Katz World Congress Fund ScholarshipMay 1Sept. 1
Sulzberger Institute for Dermatologic Education GrantJuly 1Aug. 19
Young Investigator AwardsAlways open
Sept. 15
William James Mentor of the YearSeptemberNov. 15
World Congress of Dermatology 20232023

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