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2020 AABB Future Leader Scholarship Awards Program

AABB is accepting applications by email for the 2020 AABB Future Leader Scholarship Awards Program, for the Specialist in Blood Banking (SBB) and Transfusion Medicine Fellows (TMF) Awards Program. All submissions are due by Friday, August 7, 2020.

The Future Leader Scholarship Awards will be presented during the AABB Annual Meeting 2020, Oct. 3-6, 2020, in Baltimore, MD.

AABB Future Leader Transfusion Medicine Fellows Scholarship Awards Program

The TMF Awards Program was created in 1982 to recognize professionals with an MD, DO, or PhD degree who are current fellows or a recent graduate (within one calendar year) in a transfusion medicine program, cellular therapy or training program that includes at least one continuous year in transfusion medicine or cellular therapy training. Recipients will receive a $1,500 honorarium. The AABB Future Leader TMF Scholarship Awards are presented annually as distinguished candidates are identified.

AABB Future Leader Specialist in Blood Bank Scholarship Awards Program

The SBB Awards Program was created in 1982 to recognize individuals who are enrolled, accepted for enrollment in, or who have recently completed training (within 12 months) leading to SBB certification from an AABB-accredited institution. Recipients will receive a $1,500 honorarium. The AABB Future Leader SBB Scholarship Awards are presented annually as distinguished candidates are identified.

Note that all winners are required to provide a short presentation (no more than 5 minutes) at the TMSCC Business Meeting, Sunday, October 4th, upon receipt at the AABB Annual Meeting in Baltimore, MD.

Past AABB Future Leader TMF and SBB Scholarship Awards Recipients

If you are interested in applying to the 2020 AABB Future Leader TMF or SBB Scholarship Awards Program, please review the rules and policy statements:

If you have any questions regarding the program or the application process, you may contact:

Standards Department
AABB
4550 Montgomery Avenue
Suite 700, North Tower
Bethesda, MD 20814
+1.301.215.6493
standards@aabb.org