Awards & Grants

JEMF Student Manuscript Award

The Jane Engelberg Memorial Fellowship (JEMF) Advisory Group will award $500 for the best manuscript from a genetic counseling student-led research project previously submitted to the JEMF Advisory Group for funding.  The JEMF Advisory Group will provide up to one (1) student manuscript award per year (Jan – Dec). The purpose of the award is to promote the continued professional development of genetic counseling students and recent graduates and improve the practice of genetic counseling by rewarding high-quality dissemination of scholarly work. 

Eligibility & Requirements

To be considered for the JEMF Student Manuscript Award, the applicant must have applied for a JEMF Student Research Award in the past 5 years, had their research accepted for publication in a peer-reviewed journal and are currently an NSGC member. The applicant must be first, second or last author on the publication.  It is not a requirement that the student have received initial funding from JEMF; only that they applied for the JEMF Student Research Award funding during their graduate training. 

    Submit an Application  

    Download and complete the 2017 application. Send completed applications to the NSGC Executive Office at jemf@nsgc.org . Applications are due June 1, 2017 by 11:59 pm Central Time. 

    For questions, contact the JEMF Advisory Group Chair .

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