Annual Meeting Scholarship Donation MATCH!

May 25, 2017


The American Foundation for Surgery of the Hand is excited to announce a new matching donation opportunity.  The AFSH will match all individual donations, up to $20,000 for any donation directed to the Annual Meeting Traveling Scholarship Fund between now and June 23, 2017.  Dollar for dollar your donation will be matched, doubling your contribution!

Donate Now!

The Annual Meeting Scholarship Program supports residents, fellows, and active duty military to travel to the Adrian E. Flatt Residents and Fellows Conference and the ASSH Annual Meeting.  Since 2008, 525 scholarships have been awarded, with 116 scholarships awarded last year alone.  Help us reach our goal of funding 100% of all qualified applicants this year!

Each scholarship is $1,500 to cover registration, housing and airfare to attend the meeting.  100% of your donation goes directly to the recipient and there is no administrative fee.  Make a donation today to have your gift matched by the AFSH.

The AFSH thanks those individuals who have already supported the 2017 program including: Philip E. Blazar, MD, Michelle G. Carlson, MD, James Chang, MD, Steven C. Haase, MD, Saul J. Kaplan, MD, Donald H. Lalonde, MD, William H. Seitz, Jr., MD, Pamela J. Sherman, MD, Toshikazu Tanaka, MD, Angela A. Wang, MD, Jennifer Moriatis Wolf, MD.  

A special thank you goes to the Brown University Hand Surgery Club, Duke Hand Club, Indianapolis Hand Society Hand Club, Manus Club, Riordan Hand Society, the Adrian E.. Flatt endowment and the Vincent R.. Hentz Scholarship donors, along with our industry partners, Innomed and Stryker who have also contributed this year.  Add your name to the list!  Donate by June 23 to be included in the matching gift by the AFSH.