SMA Doctoral Consortia Application Form

The application deadline for all SMA consortia has passed. New applications are no longer being accepted.

(To Be Filled Out By Student)

SMA is proud to offer consortia for early and late stage doctoral students as part of its Annual Meeting. These events will be held on Wednesday, October 25th, 2023, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Participants of doctoral and pre-doctoral consortia are expected to attend for the entirety of the day. Individuals who attend the full program of their respective consortium will earn a $550 stipend.

To be considered for one of the SMA doctoral consortia, this form should be completed and submitted by the student. A nomination form filled out by the Ph.D. Coordinator at your doctoral institution is also required. That form can be found here:

The deadline for submitting all application materials is June 15, 2023.


(1) Only active members can register for the Annual Meeting. 

(2) Individuals can apply for one consortium only.

(3) Participation in a Consortium will preclude an individual from taking part in any off-site event that is scheduled at the same time.

(4) Pre-doctoral, early-stage, and late-stage consortia participants must attend the SMA Business Meeting, which will be held on the evening of Thursday, October 26, to receive their stipend.

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