Sponsoring Organization or Individual

Diversity and Inclusion in ANS Committee

Guidelines and Requirements

Must be an ANS student member. All underrepresented students are highly encouraged to apply, including but not limited to:

  • First Generation College Attendees
  • International
  • Students of Color
  • Students with Disabilities
  • Veterans


Our evaluators will review each candidate carefully, and notify everyone of the awards by November 15. Recipients attending virtually will receive a discount code for complimentary registration ($215 value) to the ANS Winter Meeting. Recipients attending in person will be allowed to submit receipts of their travel expenses and receive compensation (up to $1,000).

Final Reports:

DIA Registration/Travel Grants are funded by the NEED scholarship fund and managed by the ANS DIA Committee. Within two weeks after attending the related meeting, grant recipients are required to submit a grant report to the DIA Committee outlining the personal benefits received from the grant and from attending the meeting. Reports should be sent to scholarships@ans.org.


Application Deadline


Funding Awarded

May 17

ANS Annual Meeting (June)

June 1

November 1

ANS Winter Meeting (Nov)

November 15

Apply for Grant

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