Apply Now: Scholarships for DIS to Attend STD Engage 2018

For the fourth consecutive year, the National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD) and NACCHO are sponsoring six full scholarships for interested disease intervention specialists (DIS) to attend NCSD’s Annual Meeting, STD Engage. This year, the meeting will be held in Orlando, Florida on November 13-16. STD Engage provides an important opportunity for DIS to build expertise in STD prevention and control within a broader sexual health approach. The meeting agenda includes a DIS Skills Building Workshop and several breakout sessions focused on DIS work.

Scholarships will cover conference registration, lodging, travel, and per diem expenses. Eligible applicants are those who have never:

  • Attended NCSD’s Annual Meeting.
  • Received a DIS scholarship to attend NCSD’s Annual Meeting.

To apply, please complete the application no later than August 20, 2018 (5:00pm EDT). If you have questions, please contact Amanda Dennison or Gretchen Weiss.

About Kim Rodgers

Kim Rodgers serves as a Communications Specialist at NACCHO. Her work includes promoting local health departments' best practices, as well as partner tools and resources, in infectious disease and preparedness through NACCHO's communications channels, storytelling, and outreach to various audiences.

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