The Association of Asthma Educators (AAE) is pleased to offer a $325 scholarship to take the National Asthma Educator Certification Board (NAECB) certification exam.
This scholarship was created by the founding members of AAE in memory of Elliot F. Ellis, MD. Dr. Ellis was instrumental in supporting AAE during the creation of the organization in 1998. The scholarship is available to AAE members in good standing who are seeking to obtain initial certification as a certified asthma educator (AE-C) through the NAECB. Applicants must take and submit their score from the NAECB self –assessment exam (SAE) when applying for this scholarship. The number of awards each year will be based on need and available funds.
Award Selection: Selection will be based upon number of years of membership with AAE, SAE score, location of practice, percent time of providing asthma education, and need.
Elliot F. Ellis, MD Scholarship Committee includes one board member liaison will review and select recipients for the award.
E-mail application to Chris Wagner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
1-Applicant will receive email to confirmation receipt of application.
2-Application will be reviewed by the scholarship committee and the decision will be sent to applicant within 6 weeks.
1-Applicant must send $25 to AAE within 4 weeks of being notified of receiving the scholarship
2-Applicant will have 6 months to take the exam. (If the applicant fails to take the exam in that time they will forfeit the $25 portion of the fee.)
3-Scholarship committee will provide a mentor to help applicant prepare for the exam if applicant so desires.
Scholarship Award amount: $325.
Applicant will be responsible for $25 of exam fee.
Cost of Certification exam fee is $350
Click below to:
Or, complete the below form for other inquiries.