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May 03, 2022


Due May 9: Apply for Clinical or Research Traveling Fellowship


There’s still time to apply for a Clinical or Research Traveling Fellowship! NASS provides funding for traveling fellowships to support the goal of improving quality spine care for patients and the understanding of underlying disorders.

Who can apply?
Traveling fellowship applications are open to NASS members and nonmembers.

What types of traveling fellowships are available?
  • Clinical Traveling Fellowship
    The Clinical Traveling Fellowship spans at least one month to be spent in three to five different medical centers studying spine techniques. The centers selected by the applicant should agree in writing to accept the applicant if he/she receives the Fellowship. The Fellowship primarily covers the costs of travel and housing and typically ranges from $3,000-$7,000.
  • Research Traveling Fellowship
    The Research Traveling Fellowship spans at least five months at one medical center (other than the facility at which the applicant currently practices). The center selected by the applicant should have appropriate research facilities and agree in writing to accept the applicant if he/she receives the Fellowship. The Fellowship primarily covers the costs of travel and housing and typically ranges from $3,000-$7,000.
How do I apply?
Download the 2022 Research Funding application at www.spine.org/funding and email the required forms to Amy Yahiro ayahiro@spine.org.

When is the deadline to apply?
Applications are due by 11:59 pm CDT on May 9, 2022.

Questions? Email Amy Yahiro at ayahiro@spine.org.
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