Force and Motion Foundation and the Orthopaedic Research Society will collaborate to promote and support US and international young investigators in the field.
The Force and Motion Foundation is a non-profit organization, fully funded by AMTI to support students in fields related to multi-axis force measurement and testing. Each year, the Foundation awards more than $30,000 in academic scholarships and travel awards in an effort to help both U.S. and international graduate students become the scientific leaders of tomorrow. The Foundation also serves as creator and curator of the Virtual Poster Session, an international resource for information exchange and networking within the academic community.
The Force and Motion Foundation and the Orthopaedic Research Society will grant the $10,000 scholarship for research related to multi-axis force measurement and testing in the following categories: Medical Robotics, Diagnostic Equipment, Diagnostic Application, Medical Training, Rehabilitation, and Surgical Applications. This academic scholarship will be presented to a young trainee whose abstract has been accepted for presentation at the ORS 2018 Annual Meeting in New Orleans, LA.
*Scholarship awardee must be an ORS Associate (student) member in good standing.
**Scholarship awardee must attend the ORS Annual Meeting and accept the scholarship in person.
The deadline for applications is December 15, 2017.