Grants and Scholarships Available Now

ASCP is committed to investing in its members and future leaders of the profession. We are providing up to $500,000 in grants and scholarships to our members and laboratory science programs. Applications are due May 15.

 

ASCP 2021 Annual Meeting Travel Grants
Medical Laboratory Science Program Director Educational Grants
Laboratory Student Scholarships
Phlebotomy Student Scholarships
Resident Subspecialty Grants
ASCP 2021 Annual Meeting Travel Grants

ASCP 2021 Annual Meeting Travel Grants

Take advantage of the world-class education at the ASCP 2021 Annual Meeting to gain practical, immediately-applicable knowledge and be ready for the future of pathology and laboratory science—today, and ASCP wants to help pay for it.

Who is Eligible to Apply?

  • Laboratory science student members – Eligible for up to $500
  • Medical student members - Eligible for up to $500
  • Resident members - Eligible for up to $1,000
  • Laboratory professional members - Eligible for up to $1,500>
  • Laboratory science program directors with ASCP membership - Eligible for up to $1,500

What's the Deadline?

May 15, 2021

Application Requirements?

  1. Complete the online application May 15, 2021.
  2. Register for ASCP 2021 by June 30, 2021.

The ASCP 2021 Annual Meeting Travel Grants support ASCP members in attending the Annual Meeting in-person. If you are selected to receive a Travel Grant, you must register for ASCP 2021 Annual Meeting by June 30, 2021. In-person attendance at the ASCP 2021 Annual Meeting is required; if you are unable to attend the Annual Meeting in-person, the Travel Grant funds must be returned to ASCP.

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Questions? Email scholarships@ascp.org

Medical Laboratory Science Program Director Educational Grants

Medical Laboratory Science Program Director Educational Grants

ASCP is offering Medical Laboratory Science Program Director Educational Grants up to $10,000 to help programs educate and empower future medical laboratory professionals. Grants are available for the following funding categories:

  • Program enrichment and expenses.
  • Clinical sites or otherwise assisting with clinical site placements. Examples of clinical site support include providing textbooks or reference books, lab supplies, or continuing education for clinical site staff.
  • Advertising and outreach efforts to promote the profession to potential students.

What’s the Deadline?

May 15, 2021

Application Requirements?

  • Be NAACLS, ABHES or CAAHEP accredited. Programs that have gained "initial accreditation status" by CAAHEP, “serious applicant status” by NAACLS, or are in process of obtaining "serious applicant status" for NAACLS accreditation are also eligible to apply.

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Questions? Email scholarships@ascp.org

Laboratory Student Scholarships

Laboratory Student Scholarships

ASCP is offering scholarships up to $1,000 to support academically high-achieving laboratory students with expenses related to their education.

Who is Eligible to Apply?

Laboratory science student members - Student membership is FREE! Become a member today at www.ascp.org/membership.

What’s the Deadline?

May 15, 2021

Application Requirements?

  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Be enrolled in one of the following programs:
    • a NAACLS, CAAHEP, or ABHES accredited laboratory science program.
    • 50 week U.S. military medical laboratory training course.
    • a NAACLS approved clinical assistant or phlebotomy training program.
    • a phlebotomy program approved by the California Department of Public Health.
    • a structured training program that meets the ASCP Board of Certification structured training program Eligibility Criteria (Phlebotomy Route 2, Laboratory Assistant Route 6).

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Questions? Email scholarships@ascp.org

Phlebotomy Student Scholarships

Phlebotomy Student Scholarships

Scholarships up to $1,000 are available to support academically high-achieving students with expenses related to their education.

ASCP members Kathleen Becan McBride, EdD, MASCP, MLS(ASCP)CM, and Diana “Didi” Garza, EdD, MLS(ASCP)CM, have established this endowed scholarship through the ASCP Foundation to support students who want to become phlebotomists.

Who is Eligible to Apply?

Laboratory science student members - Student membership is FREE! Become a member today at www.ascp.org/membership.

What’s the Deadline?

May 15, 2021

Application Requirements?

  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Have successfully completed at least 50% of training in:
    • a NAACLS approved phlebotomy training program; or
    • a phlebotomy program approved by the California Department of Public Health; or
    • a structured training program that meets the ASCP Board of Certification structured training program Eligibility Criteria (Phlebotomy Route 2).

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Questions? Email scholarships@ascp.org

Resident Subspecialty Grants

Resident Subspecialty Grants

ASCP Resident Subspecialty Grants give pathology residents the financial support to pursue an external rotation in their subspecialty area. Go beyond your institution to expand your experience with and exposure to expert pathologists! Grants are available for different rotation lengths:

  • One Week - $500
  • Two Weeks - $1,000
  • Four Weeks - $2,000

Who is Eligible to Apply?

Resident Members

What’s the Deadline?

May 15, 2021

Application Requirements?

Rotations must take place in 2021.

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Questions? Email residentcouncil@ascp.org