LAUREL, MD - The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) just launched its first scholarship grant program designed exclusively for its members who are sonographers and sonography students.
The program, which is administered through AIUM's Endowment for Education and Research (EER) and is funded by the American Registry for Radiologic Technologists (ARRT), will award a total of two (2) $500 scholarships to support sonographers and sonography/ultrasound students wishing to pursue additional educational opportunities to advance their professional career.
“We are excited to partner with ARRT to offer sonographers and sonography students this exclusive opportunity,” said AIUM CEO Glynis Harvey, CAE. “Education is one of the AIUM’s core values and this program helps us meet our objective of encouraging lifelong learning while promoting the importance and value of medical ultrasound.”
Applications are being accepted through March 1, 2018. To apply, sonographers and sonography students can visit www.aium.org or go directly to the application form. Applicants must be AIUM members and must submit:
The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine is a multidisciplinary medical association of more than 9,000 physicians, sonographers, scientists, students, and other healthcare professionals. Established in the early 1950s, AIUM is dedicated to empowering and cultivating a global multidisciplinary community engaged in the use of medical ultrasound through raising awareness, education, sharing information, and research.