Donate to the Life Members Fund

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Thank you to the Life Members who have contributed to the Life Members Fund. Since November 2009, the Life Members fund has raised over $295,000, and has sponsored 140 aspiring child and adolescent psychiatrists.

Your contributions have made possible the following programs in 2016:

  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Resident Travel Awards
  • Medical Student Mentorship Grants
  • Wisdom Clinical Perspectives
  • Life Members Reception and Dinner
  • Quarterly e-newsletter

Please consider making a gift of $450 or more, the amount of annual AACAP dues which Life Members are exempt from paying, to support the unique opportunities of this distinguished group of AACAP members. As a donor you will receive:

  • Recognition in AACAP News
  • Recognition in the Life Members Section of the AACAP Website
  • Exclusive Owl Donor Pin every year you donate

When you donate, you are helping to reduce the shortage of child and adolescent psychiatrists, because if we don't, children with mental illnesses will not get to achieve their best life. - a life child and adolescent psychiatrists are best trained to give them.

It is because of you, the Life Members Fund continues to expand the annual number of travel scholarships we can award to medical students and residents, who represent the next generation of child and adolescent psychiatrists

Contact the AACAP Development Department at 202-966-7300 ext. 140 or via email to learn more about other ways you can make a difference-making donations to AACAP, including a gift in your Will.  Learn more about the 1953 Society.

Life Members interested in continuing to receive the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry should contact the AACAP membership department, to purchase a $60 annual subscription.

Thanks to the support of donors like you, the Life Members Fund can continue to provide programs that cultivate the next generation of child and adolescent psychiatrists.