Gail E. Butterfield Nutrition Travel Award

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Gail E. Butterfield Nutrition Registration Award


Deadline: April 5, 2021  |  5:00 p.m. EST


In 2021, the American College of Sports Medicine Foundation will be offering two (2) Registration Awards through the Gail E. Butterfield Nutrition Travel Award Fund. The purpose of the awards is to advance education for two (2) Ph.D. students (one from the U.S. and one international student) by providing complimentary registration to present their scholarly work at ACSM’s 68th Annual Meeting June 1-5, 2021.

Award requirements:

  1. Must be a Ph.D. student in good standing conducting research in human subjects focusing on one or more of the following five areas: protein metabolism, altitude and nutrition, energy balance, nutrition and exercise interventions to improve metabolic health, or nutrition and the female athlete..

  2. Must be presenting a research project at the upcoming ACSM Annual Meeting. As final Annual Meeting abstract selections may not be released by the application deadline date, interested candidates are encouraged to apply with their submitted abstract, and verification of acceptance will be made during the application review process.

    Gail E. Butterfield Nutrition Registration Award Application

    Please contact the ACSM Foundation with questions regarding this grant.