2017 Patricia Aiken-O’Neill Scholarship

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The Patricia Aiken-O’Neill (PAO) Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship to provide funds for an eye bank staff member to attend the EBAA Annual Meeting. EBAA will provide airfare, meeting registration and lodging (up to $2,000) to the recipient. Arrangements for registration and lodging will be made by EBAA; airfare may be booked by EBAA or by recipient at his/her option. This scholarship honors Patricia Aiken-O’Neill, who served as EBAA President and CEO from 1990-2011.

Criteria

  • Nominees must be employed at least part-time at an EBAA-member eye bank.
  • Nominations must be made by the eye bank’s Executive Director.
  • All nominations must be submitted by March 17

Nomination Form

Patricia Aiken-O'Neill Scholarship

  • Nominee Name:
  • Nominee Job Title
  • Organization Name:
  • How long has this individual been employed by the eye bank?:
  • Has this person ever attended an EBAA Annual Meeting?
  • If yes, which EBAA Annual Meeting did he or she attend?
  • Please describe the nominee's role (duties/responsibilities) at the eye bank:
  • Why should this individual receive the Patricia Aiken O'Neill Scholarship? (50-100 words):
  • How will this person benefit from attending the EBAA 55th Annual Meeting? (50-100 words):
  • Nominee’s Personal Statement: Please include a statement by the candidate stating personal objectives for the seminar and the reason(s) he/she would benefit from attending the seminar.
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