ruth fox scholars

ASAM strives to increase the opportunities for residents to learn about the diagnosis and treatment of substance use disorders. To do so, the Ruth Fox Memorial Endowment Fund sponsors a limited number of scholarships for selected physicians-in-training to participate in the Society’s annual conference.

See Past Recipients

Next Scholarship Opportunity

The 49th ASAM Annual Conference
April 12-15, 2017
San Diego, CA 

Scholarship will include:
- Travel & hotel expenses;
- Registration to the Annual Conference, the Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine course and the ASAM Awards Luncheon;
- $50 per diem for five days; and
- A three-year membership in ASAM

Awardees will be invited to attend the ASAM Welcome Reception, and the New Member Reception as well as all other events at the conference.

Scholarship recipients will have the opportunity to meet with the Chair of the Ruth Fox Memorial Endowment Fund Committee, Board members and other prominent leaders in the addiction field.

How to Apply

To submit an application for the Ruth Fox Scholarship, please follow the below instructions:
1.) Log in to the ASAM website. If you are not a current member, please select the ‘Create Account’ option.
2.) Once logged in, select ‘My Profile’ on the top of the page. 
3.) Under ‘Awards & Competitions,’ select ‘View Open Competitions.’
4.) Select ‘View’ next to the ASAM Ruth Fox Scholarship.
5.) ‘Select Apply Now!’ at the bottom of the page, and complete the application. 

If you have any questions, please contact scholarships@asam.org