ACCA will be awarding 4 Emerging Leader grants to graduate students/new professionals for the 2013 ACCA Conference in New Orleans, LA, September 25-28, 2013.
To Apply: Submit a program proposal (includes poster sessions) via the online conference proposal system: http://newidiz.com/
acca/index_working.php. Proposals are due by April 1. Indicate in the drop down menus if you are a graduate student/new professional and if you wish to be considered for the award.
Masters Students: Presentations/poster sessions should reflect your clinical interests. You may be mentored by a faculty member or supervisor in the preparation and delivery of the presentation. Please contact Hannah Bayne at email@example.com if you would like to be connected with a member of ACCA to help prepare and submit a program proposal.
Doctoral Students: Presentations/poster sessions must be based on your own research, empirical or theoretical. You must also be the primary presenter in order to be selected for the award.
New Professionals: Presentations/
poster sessions must be based on your own research and/or clinical practice. You must be the primary presenter in order to be selected for the award.
Award winners will be provided with advanced registration to the ACCA conference. Emerging Leaders are expected to help staff the registration table at the conference and attend the ACCA breakfast and business meeting in addition to their accepted presentations.
Feel free to contact Hannah Bayne if you have any questions about the process, or if you are a master's student and would like to be matched with a mentor for the proposal process.