APIC is pleased to announce the availability of two APIC Heroes Implementation Research Scholar Awards of up to $50,000 for 2015-2016. The primary goals of this scholarship program are to promote research in implementation science, improve patient outcomes by championing for systemic adoption of infection prevention and control programs in health care settings, and highlight best practices in instituting this approach. This scholarship will provide career development opportunities for highly qualified individuals and help to create bridges between infection preventionists and professionals in other clinical disciplines. Applications are due November 17, and awardees will be notified by December 8. Access the application to learn more.