Education

Would your chapter like up to $250 to hold a talk about hepatitis B?  Then apply for a 2013 APAMSA Hepatitis B Education Grant.  Grant applications will be reviewed at the beginning of every month.  All grant awardees must use the funds by June 1, 2013.

Grant amounts may be raised on a case-by-case basis depending on the availability of grant funds.

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Application Deadline:
January 31, 2013, 11:59 pm PST (for activities between mid-February and June 1, 2013)
February 28, 2013, 11:59 pm PST (for activities between mid-March and June 1, 2013)
March 29, 2013, 11:59 pm PST (for activities between mid-April and June 1, 2013)
May 17, 2013, 11:59 pm PST (for activities between mid-May and June 1, 2013)

Eligibility:
A representative from your chapter must also complete the following form in order to be eligible for the hepatitis B grant: APAMSA Hepatitis B Chair Directory Form.

Required Documents:
Letter of Support from a Faculty Adviser or Community Leader
Project Budget
Completed Grant Application

Grant Application Materials:
Education Grant Application
Education Grant Project Budget Sheet

Project Ideas:
If your chapter is new to this below are some examples of hepatitis B projects your chapter can carry out.

Sample Education Projects

  1. Invite guest speakers (e.g. hepatologists, GIs, public health experts, patients and/or families affected by HBV) to hold educational seminars targeting high-risk patients at large community festivals, community clinics, supermarkets, restaurants, community centers, and organizations
  2. Hold educational seminars in dorms, classrooms, health fairs, and churches
  3. Organize educational classes where participants become certified to educate others on hepatitis

Questions?
Please send all inquiries about the grant process to hepatitis@apamsa.org.

Updated 10/30/2012
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