American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Scholarships Committee

The Scholarships Committee promotes and administers the American College of Surgeons’ (ACS) research scholarships, fellowships, and awards.


  • Supervise domestic research scholarships, fellowships, and awards
  • Encourage presentations by awardees at Clinical Congress
  • Track the careers of awardees over time

Scholarships Committee Roster

ACS Staff

Patricia L. Turner, MD, FACS
Kate Early, MA

The Scholarships Committee welcomes your comments.  Please write to the committee's staff liaison, Kate Early, at

Interested in joining a committee? E-mail