Win a Scholarship to Attend the ACS Leadership/Advocacy Summit 

The Georgia Society of the American College of Surgeons (GSACS), is pleased to offer a $1500.00 scholarship for a Resident and a Young Fellow to attend the 2024 ACS Leadership / Advocacy Summit (LAS) April 13-16, 2024, Washington, DC.

Applicants must be GSACS members (current with 2024 dues) and submit the following to leah@georgiaacs.org by February 1.

  • Statement (less than 250 words) on why attending the ACS Leadership & Advocacy Summit will improve his/her practice of surgery and stimulate participation in the GSACS
  • Current CV
  • Commitment to attend all sessions of the ACS Leadership & Advocacy Summit (including the visits to congressional offices)
  • Commitment to attend the 2024 GSACS Annual Meeting, August 16-18, 2024

The funds must be used to support the registration fee, airline fare, meals, and hotel costs for the applicant. There will be a requirement for the winning applicant(s) to attend the 2024 GSACS Annual Meeting at the King and Prince Resort in St. Simons Island, August 16 – 18, 2024.

All Residents and Young Fellows (age 45 and younger) who are GSACS Chapter members are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

The deadline for application is February 1, 2024.

Please submit applications to:
Leah Raiford
Georgia Society of the ACS Chapter (GSACS) Administrator