Avon Cosmetic Mentorship Program
The Women’s Dermatologic Society has once again partnered with AVON’s Skin Care Institute to bring our members an exciting mentorship opportunity!
Please check back in 2018 to apply.
Purpose of Award
This program was established to help promote the concept of mentorship, while gaining exposure and an understanding of the cosmetic dermatology business. The major objectives of this program are to:
The Mentorship Award is for two members from WDS who will be selected to travel to the Avon R&D facility in New York and Avon Corporate headquarters for a three (3) day, intensive program covering the above goals. The first award will be granted to a WDS member - resident or young physician (5 years or less out of residency), also known as the “mentee”. The second award will go to a more seasoned WDS member who is further along in their career – the ‘Mentor’. The purpose of this pairing strategy is to help foster a mentoring relationship between WDS members. Award recipients will be selected through an application process by the WDS Mentorship Committee and Avon leadership team. The grant will cover all transportation (airfare, taxi, mileage) lodging expenses, and meals while at the Avon facilities.
A complete application ready for submission will include the following materials:
Your Statement of Purpose should address the following questions/topics:
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