OTA Young Investigator Scholarships Opportunities


Through the Kathy Cramer Young Clinician Scholarship Award, OTA will sponsor two OTA members for participation in each workshop. In addition, OTA will also provide complimentary registration to the 2017 OTA Annual Meeting, October 11-14, 2017 (Vancouver, Canada) and the opportunity for an OTA research mentor assignment.


ORS/OREF/AAOS Grant Writing Workshop

April 28 - 29, 2017; Baltimore, MD

Two scholarships available.

Application Link Submission deadline: February 28, 2017

Eligibility: Applicants for the ORS/OREF/AAOS Young Investigators Workshop must be an OTA member in North America who is junior faculty, post-doctoral researchers, clinical fellows and residents with a commitment to pursuing an academic research career.


AAOS/OREF/ORS Clinician Scholar Career Development Program (CSCDP)

September 21-23, 2017; Rosemont, Illinois

Two scholarships available.

Application Link - Download and submit to shozda@ota.org by February 28, 2017

Eligibility: Applicants for the AAOS/OREF/ORS Clinician Scholar Career Development Program must be the OTA member in North America ideally in their PGY2-PGY 5 residency years, in fellowships and junior faculty through year three who have the potential/desire to become orthopaedic clinician scientists.