Kenneth Rothman Travel Scholarships

2019 Kenneth Rothman Travel Scholarship submissions open October 1, 2018. Submissions are due by January 11, 2019.


In conjuction with Boston University School of Public Health, SER will be offering three, $900 Kenneth Rothman Travel Scholarships to attend the 52nd Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, Minnesota, June 18-21, 2019.


Applicants must be a member of SER at the time of applying. Click here to join/renew.



Assistant Professor or equivalent entry-level, staff scientist position in the government, private sector, or industry. Self nominations are accepted.

Submission Requirements: 

  1. Submit a short essay (1500 characters or less) describing the nominees impact on and leadership in epidemiology and public health.

  2. Upload CV

Finalists will be contacted to provide three letters of support.

Travel Scholarship:

Scholarship Winners will received up to $900 in expense reimbursement to attend the annual meeting and SER membership for subsequent year.  Attendance is required to receive the award. Travel expense receipts must be submitted in order to receive funds.

2018 Kenneth Rothman Travel Scholarship Winners

Neal Goldstein

Deirdre Tobias