LasikPlus Scholarship

We at LasikPlus believe in building our community through education and is proud to offer a $2,500 scholarship to students who are EXCITED to better themselves by investing in their minds.

  • To participate, submit a PDF of your essay to scholarship@lasikplus.com. Scholarships are awarded EACH CALENDAR QUARTER! 
  • The essay should be 500-700 words in length and include the entrant’s contact information including full name, the University or College of
    enrollment, current major, email address, and phone number where the entrant can be contacted.
  • The essay must show the entrant’s desire and ability to bring their vision to life through continuing education and community involvement.
  • The essay must be the personal, individual work of the entrant. Submit Essay in PDF Format

Spring Semester 2020 Deadline Extended Due to COVID-19: Sep. 6, 2020.

Websitehttps://www.lasikplus.com/scholarship

William Carlos Williams Poetry Competition

The Department of Family and Community Medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) is sponsoring its 38th annual poetry writing competition during the 2019-2020 academic year. The competition is open to students attending colleges of medicine or osteopathy in the United States and Canada.

WINNING POEMS

The top three poets will be awarded $300, $200, and $100 respectively and will be invited to visit NEOMED to read their poems. Their travel expenses will be paid by the Department of Family and Community Medicine.

  • Entries must be postmarked no later than Dec. 31, 2020.
  • Each participating student is permitted three entries.

Website: https://www.neomed.edu/medicine/fcm/about/poetry-competition/

For additional information or questions please contact wcw@neomed.edu.

American Academy of Otolaryngology Grant

Since 1985, CORE has played a vital role by awarding more than 600 grants and more than $12 million for research projects, research training, and career development to further the specialty of otolaryngology. These grants, ranging in award size from $5,000 to $150,000, have been essential for increasing the research base for otolaryngology.

2020 CORE PROGRAM GRANT CYCLE

Letter of Intent (LOI) Deadline -December 16, 2019 11:59pm EST  

Full grant application submission deadline – January 15, 2020 11:59pm EST

Review of grant applications – January – April 2020

Review by governing bodies – May 2020

Award announcements made by granting society – June 2020

Please allow enough time to submit the full application in case of website malfunction, internet outage, or other issues. Late submission will not be accepted. 

If you have additional questions, please email COREGrants@entnet.org for assistance.

 

Website: http://www.entnet.org/content/centralized-otolaryngology-research-efforts-core-grants-program

GE-National Medical Fellowship Primary Care Leadership Program

For six weeks, PCLP Scholars actively engage with a CHC Site Partner and PCLP mentors in leadership training, team-based project activities, and healthcare service delivery.

PCLP Scholar candidates must meet the following eligibility:

  • Proof of U.S. citizenship or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) approval letter
  • Currently enrolled in an accredited medical school or graduate-level nursing or physician assistant program located in the U.S.
  • Identification as an underrepresented minority student* in healthcare and/or socioeconomically disadvantaged student
  • Demonstrated leadership early in career
  • Commitment to serving medically underserved communities

*NMF designates the following racial/ethnic groups as underrepresented minorities: African American, Black, Hispanic/Latino, Native American (including American Indian/Alaska Native/Native Hawaiian), Asian American (Vietnamese and Cambodian only), and Pacific Islander.

PCLP Scholars will be placed at one of their partner community health centers during the summer to participate in a summer service-learning opportunity focused on developing leadership skills.

Scholars each receive a $5,000 scholarship stipend that is expected to cover travel, living, and lodging expenses during the service-learning experience period.

Please read below for more information, and contact us with any questions or concerns at pclpinfo@nmfonline.org.

Early Decision applications are due December 15, 2019.

General applications are due January 17, 2020.

For additional information about the NMF Primary Care Leadership Program, please visit https://nmfonline.org/about-our-scholarships-and-awards/service-learning-programs/nmf-primary-care-leadership-program/

 

Regen Center ASEAN Scholarship

The annual grant is offered one time to help provide funds for anyone looking to acquire knowledge in the field of healthcare,science,biology and mathematics. and especially for those who would not have the financial abilities to pursue such such an education.

For more information: http://stemcellthailand.org/scholarship/

Prize:
Our annual scholarship contest provides a $1,000 Dollars cash prize to the winner of an essay contest

How to Apply:
All candidates must submit an original essay between 500 and 1000 words in answer to the following question by December 31, 2020:

“How will this scholarship help you in your career goals?”

Eligibility: All undergraduate and graduate students of ASEAN ancestry currently enrolled in or intending to enroll in an accredited college or university for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Submission Rules:

  1. All Essays must be submitted via the form below in Word document or PDF Format.
  2. All Essays must be written in English only.
  3. Limit one entry per contestant.
  4. Essays must be original and reflect her/his own research, thinking and writing skills.
  5. All Submissions are limited to 1,000 words Max.
  6. Any Incomplete entry forms shall be be disqualified automatically.

***Student must have a background in one of the following ASEAN Countries:

  • ASEAN Countries Include:Asean-Countries
    • Brunei Darussalam
    • Cambodia
    • Indonesia
    • Lao PDR
    • Malaysia
    • Myanmar
    • Singapore
    • Thailand
    • Philippines
    • Vietnam

 

Thomara Latimer Cancer Foundation

Thomara Latimer Cancer Foundation Scholarship Fund

Eligibility:

  • Application is open ONLY to African American students, ages 17-30, who are Michigan residents.
  • Must be a college student admitted to a medically related professional program; e.g., nursing, medicine, physical or occupational therapy, AND
  • Must submit an official transcript with G.P.A., AND
  • Must have a minimum overall G.P.A. of 3.0.
  • Note: A personal interview is required.

TLCF recipients may only receive the award twice.

Deadline: December 27, 2019

Thomara Latimer Cancer Foundation
Franklin Plaza Center
29193 Northwestern Hwy #528

(248) 557-2346

For information and application: http://thomlatimercares.org/scholarship-application/

Charles River District Medical Society

The Charles River District Medical Society Program is available to any medical school student enrolled at an approved US institution who is a legal resident of one of the five towns comprising the district: Needham, Newton, Waltham, Wellesley, and Weston.

If the scholarship is awarded in the sophomore year it may be renewable for the junior year upon reapplication and at the discretion of the Committee on Medical Education. The scholarship is awarded at the Charles River District Annual Meeting in April.

Requirements:

  1. A Curriculum vitae which must include: legal address, high school and date of graduation; medical school and expected date of graduation.
  2. A letter which includes a statement of personal goal.
  3. A copy of the Graduate and Professional School Financial Aid Service Form or a financial aid form of equivalent informational value (not the summary page). Financial information is expected to be comprehensive (this should include parents’ resources).
  4. A letter from the financial aid officer of the medical school with detailed verification of financial need.
  5. A statement of academic standing from the medical school.
  6. A letter of recommendation from a district society member or a faculty member.

ONLY APPLICATIONS WHICH MEET ALL THE REQUIREMENTS ARE CONSIDERED

Deadline: Applications must be received before December 31st of Med 2 or Med 3.

http://www.massmed.org/Governance-and-Leadership/Districts-and-Regions/Charles-River-District-Medical-Society/#.UjHf0z-E73U

For more information contact:

Email: charlesriver@massmed.org
Mailing Address: 860 Winter Street, Waltham, MA 02451-1414
Telephone Numbers: 781-434-7211, 800-944-5562

District Event/Activity Contact: Linda Howard, Manager lhoward@mms.org
Mail completed applications to:

Massachusetts Medical Society
Northeast Regional Office
860 Winter Street
Waltham, MA 02451-1411

Japanese Medical Society of America (JMSA)

The JMSA offers scholarships from $2,500 to $12,000 to applicants interested in achieving JMSA goals including proposing a project that will benefit the JMSA and the Japanese community.

In addition to the scholarship application form, candidates must submit a medical school transcript, at least one letter of recommendation and a brief personal statement in essay form.

Deadline: December 31, 2019

For any questions about JMSA scholarships, please email Dr.Anderer at applications@jmsa.org

https://www.jmsa.org/student-members-merit/scholarships/