The purpose of this program is to encourage students to get involved in conducting and presenting research. The awards are presented as a means to foster interest and to reward excellence. Prizes are awarded by reimbursing winners for the any expenditure up to the awarded amount for participation in or preparation for any Northland ACSM or ACSM activity, including attending conferences, membership, or certification. Abstracts are submitted for presentation at the Spring Tutorial Meeting. The CALL FOR RESEARCH to begin this process occurs in February preceeding the meeting. Graduate and Undergraduate students may submit research abstracts. The NACSM will determine the number and amount of awards that are made to both graduate and undergraduate students.
ELIGIBILITY FOR AWARDS
You must be a current Northland Chapter ACSM Student Member at the time of submission and on the meeting date to be eligible for these awards.
Your abstract must follow the rules for submission listed by the chapter on its website. Visit the NACSM MEMBER's ONLY site to update your student membership information or to join the chapter.
You must have a NACSM Professional Member from your institution serve as a faculty sponsor for your research abstract. If you do not have one, contact the NACSM Chapter Office for help.