The Association of Women Psychiatrists gives the following awards:
Leah J. Dickstein, M.D., M.A.
Medical Student Award
The Leah J. Dickstein, M.D. Medical Student Award was established in the year 1992 to recognize a female medical student who best exemplifies the spirit of creativity, energy, and leadership that Doctor Dickstein herself epitomizes and seeks to foster in others.
Alexandra and Martin Symonds Foundation Fellowship
The Association of Women Psychiatrists and The Alexandra and Martin Symonds Foundation announces its annual fellowship for outstanding female psychiatry residents. This prestigious fellowship in keeping with AWP goals seeks to identify, mentor and develop new female leaders in psychiatry and improve the present and future personal and professional lives of women.
The Association of Women Psychiatrists announces its annual fellowship for outstanding female psychiatry residents who have demonstrated significant potential for leadership and contribution in womenâ€™s health. The fellowship will award a $1,500 stipend for travel and participation in the AWP/APA Annual Meetings. The fellowship is designed in keeping with AWP goals of developing female psychiatrist leaders and improving the present and future personal and professional roles of women. The awardee will be on the selection committee for the AWP fellowship for the following year and actively engaged in AWP activities.
AWP International Fellowships
The AWP is proud to announce two new fellowships, offered on alternative years, dedicated to enhancing AWP's commitment to improving women's mental health, training and support of mental health providers, and the development and support of young women focused on the mental health needs of women across the globe.
2014 will be our inaugural year and we expect to offer one fellowship each year. For even number years the fellow will be in training in the United States, in alternative odd number years the fellow will be recruited from Countries outside the United States. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with further questions.