Funded Training
Procter Scholar Program

Procter Scholar Awards

The goal of the Procter Scholar Program is to support the development of highly skilled faculty members who have a primary appointment at Cincinnati Children’s (Departments of Pediatrics, Surgery, Radiology and Anesthesia) and who have a strong commitment to pursuing a career in academic research.

  • Applications should be submitted by Jr. faculty, MD or MD/PhD, who are within 5 years of their initial appointment
    • New expanded eligibility: Current K08 or K23 Awardees, to provide additional funds to expand research program (preference for those in 3rd or 4th year of funding)
  • Successful Candidates will have a:
    • Strong commitment to pursuing a career in academic research
    • Record of accomplishment in research
    • Strong mentorship along with a clear path to independent research
    • Well-defined scientific research plan

The deadlines for applications are the first Monday in May or October at 5:00 pm.

For further information please contact:

Paul Spearman,
Vice Chair for Clinical and Translational Research and Education
Division of Infectious Diseases
Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Amy Jensen,
Coordinator of Operations