STE Junior Research Grant

STE Junior Research Grant of Rs 50,000


The Society of Transesophageal Echocardiography (STE) announces STE Junior Research Grant of Rs 50,000/-
Eligibility: Junior researcher, who can be a resident/fellow in any medical speciality con-ducting research in the field of peri-operative echocardiography. The applicant must be a member of STE and under the age of 35 years.
Selection: Research proposal to be submitted by junior researcher. Grant recipient will be selected by a committee of STE members based on the research proposal.

Last date for submission of research proposals
15th February, 2019

1. The research must be conducted by a resident/fellow in any medical speciality as con-firmed by the Head of the department (letter from Head of the department required)
2. The recipient of the Junior Researcher Grant (Grantee) and/or institution sponsoring the research is responsible for all decisions regarding the identification of research needs, de-termination of objectives, selection and presentation of content, selection of all persons and organizations that will be in a position to control the research, selection of research meth-ods, and the evaluation of the activity
3. The grantee will carry out the project as described in the application
4. The grantee will remain at the institution sponsoring the application until completion of the project
5. The grantee will include the following wording in any and all publications resulting from research which has utilized any STE Junior Researcher Award funds: “Supported (or ‘sup-ported in part’) by a grant from the Society for Transesophageal echocardiography”
6. The grantee will agree to provide STE with a copy of all published materials including ab-stracts, papers, and other publications that result from this Award project
7. The grantee is required to give a presentation during the awards session in the year follow-ing the award (Feb / mar 2020 for the Feb/Mar 2019 awardee)
Grant recipients will receive Rs 12,500/- at the March 2019 STE Annual Meeting.
An additional Rs 12,500/- will be given if acceptance letter from a peer-reviewed journal ( eg- Anesthesiology, Anesthesia & analgesia, Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia, Journal of American Society of Echocardiography, Journal of Perioperative echocardiog-raphy) is received in the same year the award is given.
The remaining Rs 25,000/- will be given when the study is presented at the next STE annual meeting in 2020.
Research proposal signed by all investigators along with a copy of the Institute Ethics Committee approval may be sent by post or by email to the following address
Editor in chief
Journal of Perioperative Echocardiography
Room no. 4016, ACC, PGIMER, Chandigarh 160012, India
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