Scholarship awards provide financial assistance for infection preventionists to attend the APIC 2017 Annual Conference in Portland, OR from June 14-16.

Scholarships from Diversey Care, a division of Sealed Air:
Diversey Care, a division of Sealed Air and one of APIC’s Strategic Partners, will be awarding 25 US Scholarships and 2 International Scholarship, each for $1000 to help defray the cost of attending the APIC Conference June 14-16, 2017 in Portland, OR.  Please note: Each recipient is responsible for completing her/his online conference registration and booking her/his own hotel.

 To be selected you must be:

  • Currently working in the Infection Prevention arena
  • Demonstrate your active engagement in the area of healthcare infection prevention and epidemiology by briefly sharing a key project.

Application instructions:
To apply please click here. It is important to carefully read and follow the application instructions. The deadline to apply is April 7, 2017. Click here to view the 2016 educational scholarship recipients.


Scholarships from Sage Products LLC, now a part of Stryker
The First Time Poster Presenter Scholarship Award is being funded by Sage Products LLC, now a part of Stryker. Complimentary conference registrations will be awarded to 15 individuals. Each recipient will be given the opportunity to present their poster in person at the 2017 APIC Annual Conference June 14-16, 2017 in Portland, OR.
Please note: Each recipient is responsible for completing her/his online conference registration and booking her/his own hotel.

To be selected you must be:

  • Currently working in the infection prevention arena, focused on one of the following themes:
    • Improved patient safety
    • Documented reduction in infections
    • Process and/or system improvement
    • Financial or economic impact of infection reduction
  • A first time poster presenter

Application instructions:
To apply, please click here. It is important to carefully read and follow the application instructions.