William Carlos Williams Poetry Competition

The Department of Family and Community Medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) is sponsoring its 36th annual poetry writing competition during the 2017-2018 academic year. The competition is open to students attending colleges of medicine or osteopathy in the United States and Canada.

The top three poets will be awarded $300, $200 and $100 respectively.

  • Entries must be postmarked no later than Dec. 31, 2017.
  • Each participating student is permitted three entries.

 

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Please contact Ann Williams at awwillia@neomed.edu with any questions.

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Student Loan Hero Scholarship

About

Student Loan Hero, an unbiased solution to organize, manage, and repay your student loans, is thrilled to award two (2) $1,000 scholarships each semester to help alleviate educational costs.

Website: https://studentloanhero.com/scholarships/

Who Qualifies / Criteria

All applicants must be actively enrolled (at least part-time) in a college/university

How to Apply / Guidelines

To enter, please submit a short essay (500 words or less) answering one of the following

  1. What financial challenges have you overcome growing up?
  2. How will receiving this scholarship help you achieve your future financial goals?
  3. How will you manage your money both during and after college to make smart financial decisions?

Dates

Fall 2017 Semester

  • Opens: June 15
  • Deadline: Aug. 15
  • Winner Contacted: Aug. 30

Spring 2018 Semester

  • Opens: Oct. 15
  • Deadline: Dec. 15
  • Winner Contacted: Jan. 2

Notification

Final winners will be selected by our team and contacted via the email address provided.

Legal

  • No purchase necessary to enter or win.
  • Void where prohibited.
  • Participants must be 18 years of age or older, legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, and enrolled at an eligible educational institution.
  • The Student Loan Hero 1K Scholarship contest entry period for Fall 2017 prizes begins June 15, 2017 and ends August 15, 2017. For Spring 2018 prizes, October 15, 2018 – December 15, 2018.
  • This contest is sponsored by Student Loan Hero, Inc.
  • The Student Loan Hero Scholarship contest is subject to the complete Official Rules available here: https://studentloanhero.com/scholarships/rules/

American Academy of Otolaryngology Grant

Since 1985, CORE has played a vital role by awarding more than 600 grants and more than $10 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 $80,000, have been essential for increasing the research base for otolaryngology.

2018 CORE Program Grant Cycle 

Letter of Intent (LOI) Deadline – Midnight EST, December 15, 2017  

Full grant application submission deadline – Midnight EST, January 16, 2018

Review of grant applications – Mid-January – April, 2018

Review by governing bodies – May- June, 2018

Award announcements made by granting society – June-July, 2018

 

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

HIV Vaccine Research Grants for African-American and Latino/a Medical Students

HIV Vaccine Research Grants for African-American and Latino/a Medical Students

Applications are due by 5 PM PST on January 3, 2018

The HIV Vaccine Trials Network, in collaboration with the National Institute of Mental Health and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is investing in a young generation of HIV prevention researchers by providing African-American and Latino/a medical students with opportunities for independent research along with structured mentoring, project and salary funding, training, and professional development activities. The complete Request for Applications can be found at http://www.hvtn.org/ramp.

Who can apply?

The HVTN will be accepting up to 8 RAMP scholars that meet the following criteria:

  • Self-identify as African-American and/or Latino/a
  • Student at US medical school
  • In good academic standing
  • US citizen or US permanent resident
  • Interested in pursuing a future career in HIV research

If you are interested in applying, contact the RAMP Manager at HVTNAwards@hvtn.org. The RAMP Manager will connect you with investigators who can assist you in selecting a project or topic of interest and potentially serve as a mentor for that project.

The deadline for initial contact with mentors is December 6, 2017. Applications are due via the RAMP Application Form by 5:00 pm PST on January 3, 2018.

For More Information
All correspondence concerning the program should be addressed to:

Jenna Udren, MPH
RAMP Coordinator
HIV Vaccine Trials Network
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
1100 Eastlake Ave., E3-300
Seattle, WA 98109-1024
Office: (206) 667-6712
judren@fredhutch.org

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 $1,500 Dollars (€ 1200 Euros ) 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, 2017:

“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 2018 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:

  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Cambodia
  • Indonesia
  • Lao PDR
  • Malaysia
  • Myanmar
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam

The winning essay will be selected exactly one week after the scholarship deadline ~ January 7th.  We shall notify the winner and request the required documents from the schools to confirm contest eligibility.

Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program

The Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program is awarded to students pursuing a degree in a science related field twice a year. A $1500 (or international currency equivalent) scholarship will be awarded to one student for the fall and spring semesters.

Deadline:

  • For Fall application – July 17, 2017
  • For Spring application – December 15, 2017

Website: http://www.novusbio.com/scholarship-program.html

*Fill out the scholarship application form. Download the scholarship application form
Submit a transcript of all college/post-secondary coursework (if high school student submit high school transcript).

*Submit a written statement addressing the following topics:Make a top ten list of your favorite scientists.

*Write a personal statement of 500 words or less on how you plan to use your degree to further advance science in your field of interest.

Eligibility
Applicants must have a major declared in a science related field.
Open worldwide.
Enrolled or accepted for enrollment (baccalaureate, graduate, associate degree, or diploma) with a declared major in a science related field.
Selection and notification process

Please submit your application and written statement to scholarship@novusbio.com