Dr. Hugh Mahoney Scholarship Program

Middlesex North District Medical Society

The Dr. Hugh Mahoney Scholarship, sponsored by the Middlesex North District Medical Society, is available to any medical school student who is enrolled and has completed one year at an accredited medical school in the United States or Canada.

Eligibility:
Applicants must be a legal resident of one of the following towns comprising the district: Billerica, Chelmsford, Dracut, Dunstable, Groton, Lowell, Pepperell, Tewksbury, Tyngsboro and Westford.

Deadline: January 1st

Website: http://www.massmed.org/middlesexnorth/#.WbayoMZJlaQ

Application: Click here to download an application (.pdf, 2 pages)

Please mail to: Middlesex North District Medical Society, 860 Winter Street, Waltham, MA  02451-1411.

For additional information, call (800) 944-5562 or fax (781) 464-4823.

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Essex South District Medical Society

ESDMS Medical Student Scholarship Program

Philosophy:
To assist in funding the medical education of a student from an Essex South city or town.

Qualifications:

  1. Residency in an Essex South community for at least 5 years prior to college, with a desire to return and practice in this area. These communities are:  Beverly, Danvers, Essex, Gloucester, Hamilton, Ipswich, Lynn, Lynnfield, Manchester, Marblehead, Middleton, Nahant, Peabody, Rockport, Salem, Saugus, Swampscott, Topsfield and Wenham, Massachusetts.
  2. Current curriculum vitae, which includes the permanent address, high school with date of graduation, and medical school with expected date of graduation.
  3. A statement of academic standing from the medical school.
  4. A letter of recommendation from a district society member, if possible.
  5. A letter that includes a statement of personal goals.

Scholarships will be awarded at the Annual Meeting of the Essex South District Medical Society (usually in April).

Website: http://www.massmed.org/essexsouth/#.WbaxH8ZJlaQ

Application Deadline: January 1st

Mail Requirements to:
Essex South District Medical Society
860 Winter Street
Waltham, MA 02451-1411.

Contact for application information:

Susan Frazier, sfrazier@mms.org OR Call 1-800-944-5562

The Future of Bariatric Surgery Scholarship

To increase awareness and encourage new activity and insight into the field, Bariatric Surgery Source is pleased to offer a bi-annual (January and August) $1,000 college scholarship (totaling $2,000 per year).

Submission Deadline: January 1, 2018 and July 1, 2017

Eligibility Requirements

  • Currently majoring in any medically-related degree or attending any medically-related certification program.
  • Students of any age – scholarships are not restricted to graduating high school seniors, high-school graduates, undergraduates, or graduate students.
  • Attending (or accepted by) school full-time (as defined by the educational institution) at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university, or vocational-technical school located in the U.S.

Scholarship Guidelines

Using our online form, all interested students must:

  • Complete an online application
  • Upload a current, complete official transcript of grades (grade reports are not acceptable. Official transcripts must display student name, school name, degree program, grade and credit hours earned for each course, and term in which each course was taken.)
  • Upload a minimum 2,000-word essay describing how the field of bariatric surgery will evolve over the next 5 years
  • Upload two (2) letters of recommendation

Website: http://www.bariatric-surgery-source.com/bariatric-surgery-scholarship.html#selection-recipients

American Brain Tumor Association Summer Fellowship

The Medical Student Summer Fellowships are intended to support medical students wishing to spend a summer conducting brain tumor research. The fellowship is to be completed over a 12 -week period in a neuro-oncology laboratory within a mentorship setting.
The goal of this program is to provide an introductory learning experience that will motivate and empower talented medical students by providing them with the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a career in neuro-oncology research.
Applicant/PI(Fellow)
•Must be currently enrolled in the first, second or third year of medical school
•Must conduct the proposed research and training at the Mentor’s institution
•Must not have previously been a fellow on an ABTA Medical Student Summer
Fellowship
•Is not required to be a U.S. citizen or resident
Deadline: January 25, 2017
Notified by: May 15, 2017
For more information and application: http://www.abta.org/brain-tumor-research/research-grants/

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.

Letter of Intent (LOI) Deadline – Submission is now CLOSED. You must have submitted an LOI by the deadline of December 15, 2016, to complete and submit a full application.  

Full grant application submission deadline – Midnight EST, January 17, 2017

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

EMRA Research Grant

Purpose of Award: To provide research funding to physicians in training (residents or medical students) interested in completing a research project during residency/medical school.   This Grant promotes the involvement of emergency medicine trainees in research which supports the specialty of emergency medicine and its training.

Application Process: Submit Cover Letter, Grant Proposal Form (using the EMRA Research Project Proposal Form), and CV(s) of primary author(s) to EMRA. Preferred Method of submission is by email to awards@emra.org. You may also submit materials by mail or fax.

Eligibility: Grants will be available to any EMRA Medical Student or Resident member, or any emergency medicine interest group whose principal applicant is an EMRA Student or Resident member.

Selection Criteria: The proposed project must be consistent with EMRA’s Purposes and Objectives. Grant Applications will be reviewed by the EMRA Research Committee and projects will be selected based on the perceived importance and possible impact of the research, as described on the Research Project Proposal Form.

Award: Two awards of $1000 each Spring

Sponsor: EMRA

Application Deadline: January 15

Award Date: Spring EMRA Events in conjuction with SAEM’s Annual Meeting

Requirement: EMRA must receive appropriate acknowledgment for its support of the project. Grant recipients are encouraged to prepare a summary article of their results for EM Resident Magazine and to present a report at the Research Committee meeting following the receipt of their grant.

Website: http://www.emra.org/Content.aspx?id=167

Dr. Alexandra Greene Medical Student Award

The Emergency Medicine Residents’ Association Medical Student Award has been named in honor of Dr. Alexandra Greene. The award is given to recognize the great talent, hard work, and true compassion embodied by Dr. Greene, and to pass her memory on to students who might carry on her work.


Award Criteria:
The Dr. Alexandra Greene EMRA Medical Student Award recognizes a senior student (3rd or 4th year) who displays a significant dedication to emergency medicine. More importantly, this student goes out of his or her way for patients and colleagues. This student demonstrates compassion and professionalism even when faced with difficult situations and stresses.

Application Process: Single letter of support, the nominee’s curriculum vitae, and application form

Eligibility: 3rd or 4th year Medical Student member of EMRA

Selection Criteria: Leadership and service to students.

Award: Plaque and $1000

Sponsor: EMRA

Application Deadline: January 15

Award Date: Spring Meeting

Requirement: None

Website: http://www.emra.org/Content.aspx?id=163