Louis Ling Resident Scholarship Award

Louis Ling Resident Scholarship Award

Created to honor Dr. Louis Ling, this CORD scholarship is to go to a resident who demonstrates a strong interest in EM education and who also comes from an underrepresented background. The resident will need to have a significant commitment to diversity and inclusion as outlined in their personal statement on their award application. This award may be self-nominated. 

Eligibility for the award will be:

  • Current CORD resident representative membership.
  • The nominee must have shown significant previous interest and activity in Education.
  • Applicant must have shown previous interest in diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) with activity in this area. 
  • Nominees cannot have CME or other funding available to them to attend Academic Assembly.

The Scholarship Provides

  • Registration Fees for the Academic Assembly conference.
  • Roundtrip Airfare to the event (up to $400).
  • Five nights Hotel at the event (reserved by CORD in the CORD room block).

Nominations must include:

  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of Interest
  • Photo of Nominee

Any questions should be directed to the CORD office at cord@cordem.org.