CREOG Empower Award Application

The Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology (CREOG) provides quality educational programs to motivate Program Directors, Coordinators and residents to become the next generation of leaders and innovators.  To sustain relevance and support innovation, CREOG has established a fundraising vehicle called the CREOG Empower Fund (donations may be made at CREOG Empower Page).  For 2017, CREOG will be presenting five $2,000 education awards from this fund to applicants to create resources for Ob-Gyn physicians and resident education.

Type of Awards

  • 1 award: Program Coordinator Submission
    Resource for Ob-Gyn Program Coordinators 
  • 4 awards: Resident Education Submissions
    Topic-Based Innovation in Resident Education: Interprofessional Education, Sexual Health, Global Health, Surgical Skills Development, Optimizing Use of Technology (EMRs), Physician Wellness, Other

    Judging Criteria

  • Innovation
  • Relevance
  • Achievability in one year (include timeline and budget)
  • Clarity


  • Opening of submissions is October 5, 2016
  • Deadline to submit on December 5, 2016, 8 PM EST
  • Recipients notified of the outcome on January 16, 2017
  • Awards presented at Award Luncheon at the CREOG & APGO 2017 Annual Meeting
  • Project Presentations at the 2018 CREOG & APGO Annual Meeting




American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
409 12th Street SW, Washington, DC  20024-2188 | Mailing Address: PO Box 70620, Washington, DC 20024-9998