Awards
Resident Travel Fellowships

Award Name

Purpose

Application Window

Intended to promote the practice and development of the field of Contact Lenses by providing incentive and support to talented optometric residents who demonstrate a passion and commitment to practice, research, and education. $2,000 plus one $750 travel fellowship to attend the Academy meeting is provided.
Apr 1 - June 1, 2020
Designed to promote the practice and development of the field of Primary Care Optometry by providing incentive and support to talented optometric residents who demonstrate a passion and commitment to practice, research, and education in primary care. $2,000 plus one $750 travel fellowship to attend the Academy meeting is provided.
Apr 1 - June 1, 2020
Intended to promote the practice and development of the field of Pediatric Optometry by providing incentive and support to sustain talented optometric residents who demonstrate a passion and commitment to practice, research, and education in the field of children's vision. $2,000 plus one $750 travel fellowship to attend the Academy meeting is provided.
Apr 1 - June 1, 2020
Intended to promote the practice and development of the field of low vision by providing incentive and support to sustain talented optometric residents who demonstrate a passion and commitment to practice, research, and education. $2,000 plus one $750 travel fellowship to attend the Academy meeting is provided.
Apr 1 - June 1, 2020
Intended to promote the practice and development of the field of contact lenses by providing incentive and support to sustain talented optometric residents who demonstrate a passion and commitment to practice, research, and education. $2,000 plus one $750 travel fellowship to attend the Academy meeting is provided.
Apr 1 - June 1, 2020

Award Name

Purpose

Application Window

$750 travel fellowship to attend the Academy annual meeting. Sponsored by Allergan.
July 27 - August 17, 2020
$750 travel fellowship to attend the Academy annual meeting. Sponsored by Cooper Vision.
July 27 - August 17, 2020
Four travel awards in the amount of $750 each to attend the Academy annual meeting. Must be a resident from NOVA Southeastern University and an accepted paper or poster presenter for the Scientific Program or Resident's Day to qualify. 
July 27 - August 17, 2020
Available to optometry residents who are currently enrolled in an accredited residency program, in good academic standing, and who have a paper accepted to present at Residents Day or through the Scientific Program at the Academy meeting.
July 27 - August 17, 2020
One $750 travel grant will be awarded. Applicants must be currently enrolled in an ACOE accredited residency program in the state of Arizona. Applicants must complete the travel grant application found on the Arizona Chapter webpage. Applicants must submit a one page statement and current CV with the application. 
July 27 - August 17, 2020
Photo Credit: National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health (NEI/NIH)