Women in Medicine – LGBTQ Leadership Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2019

Women in Medicine (WIM) will present up to four, $5,000 LGBTQ Leadership Scholarships for female medical students enrolled in in their first, second or third year of allopathic, osteopathic, or naturopathic medical schools in the United States or Canada in 2019. The scholarships will be presented at the WIM annual meeting, which will be held in Philadelphia, PA August 8 through August 11, 2019 with the expectation that the medical student must attend the conference, it’s sessions, and be present to receive their awards. Applicants should be in good academic standing, and have actively contributed/demonstrated leadership for the LGBTQ community.

The application and all required letters are due April 1, 2019.

Websitehttp://womeninmedicine.org/leadership-scholarships/ 

Please make sure to DOWNLOAD the form to your computer prior to emailing.

 

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Morgagni Medical Scholarship

Morgagni Medical Scholarship

Deadline:  June 1, 2019

The Morgagni Medical Society made its third annual generous donation to the Columbus Citizens Foundation from which one (1) medical school student scholarship will be awarded.  The amount awarded will be $10,000 over 4 years ($2,500 per year).

Eligibility: The Morgagni Medical Scholarship is only for incoming first year medical students starting in the fall of 2019. Students need to have an overall college GPA of at least 3.5, and be of Italian descent (at least 50% Italian).

Process: Students interested in receiving the Morgagni Medical Scholarship must submit an application online and the required supporting documents to the Columbus Citizens Foundation. A committee reviews and evaluates the applications and asks selected applicants to visit the Columbus Citizens Foundation for a mandatory interview.

Approximately one month after interviews, the committee decides which applicant will be awarded the scholarship. Applicants are notified by email of the committee’s decision.

How To Apply

The scholarship application process is now open. Please read all instructions before applying. The application deadline is June 1, 2019.
Instructions
STEP 1: Complete the Morgagni Medical Scholarship Application below.
STEP 2: Submit all required supporting documents directly to Columbus Citizens Foundation Scholarship Department (by mail: 8 East 69th Street, New York, NY 10021) by the June 1, 2019 deadline.
Please note: Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

Website: https://www.columbuscitizensfd.org/scholarships/Morgagni-Medical-Scholarship

American Brain Tumor Association Summer Fellowship

Medical Student Summer Fellowship Program 

Medical Student Summer Fellowships are $3,000 grants awarded to medical students wishing to spend a summer conducting brain tumor research with esteemed scientist mentors. The intent of this program is to motivate talented medical students to pursue a career in neuro-oncology research. The ABTA Grant Application Portal opens in early December with an application due date of mid to late January.
DEADLINE: January 23, 2019

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
For more information and application: http://www.abta.org/brain-tumor-research/research-grants/

GE-National Medical Fellowship Primary Care Leadership Program

The GE-National Medical Fellowship Primary Care Leadership Program (PCLP) Application is now available!

PCLP candidates are students from underrepresented minority groups and/or socioeconomically disadvantaged backgrounds. Applicants must be 1st or 2nd year medical students.

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.

Each Scholar receives a $5,000 scholarship stipend, which is expected to cover travel, living, and lodging expenses incurred during program participation.

Applications due February 13, 2019

For more infromation about our Scholarships, please visit http://nmfonline.org/about-our-scholarships-and-awards/general-scholarships-awards.
For additional information about the NMF Primary Care Leadership Program, please visit http://www.nmfonline.org/pclp.

If you have any questions about the application process, please contact scholarships@nmfonline.org; for the Primary Care Leadership Program, contact pclpinfo@nmfonline.org.

DAVID R. COX PRIZE FOR RARE COMPASSION

Website: http://globalgenes.org/coxprize/

With 1 out of 10 people affected by rare disease, still, medical professionals often do not recognize or encounter one of the 7,000 that exist today.

In an effort to build the bridge of understanding and compassion among medical professionals, Global Genes presents the third year of the David R. Cox Scholarship for Rare Compassion. This scholarship program is an opportunity for emerging medical students to connect to the rare disease community with the goal of developing and understanding compassion for the challenges and lifestyles that patients diagnosed with a rare disease are faced with everyday.

All medical students are eligible to be matched with a rare disease patient and/or family, and those who meet the requirements may have the opportunity to submit an essay or audio submission about their experience for consideration to receive a scholarship.

First and second year medical students are invited to submit an essay for
this prize. In preparation, students are required to build a relationship with a
patient, family, or advocate affected by a rare or neglected disease in order
to write about the experience, or to write about an experience with a patient
with a rare or neglected disease that has occurred within the last 12 months.

Scholarships Awarded: 

  • 1st Place: $5,000.00 and complimentary registration to the Global Genes 2018 RARE Patient Advocacy Summit plus a travel support scholarship of $600
  • 2nd Place: $2,500.00
  • 3rd Place: $1,500.00

Important Dates:

  • 2019 RARE Compassion Program opens: Tuesday, January 1, 2019
  • 2019 Request form closes: Friday, March 1, 2019
    • Students are matched on a rolling basis
  • Scholarship submissions due (if eligible): Wednesday, May 15, 2019
  • Submissions reviewed by committee: Wednesday, May 15, 2019 – Friday, June 21, 2019
  • Recipients notified: Wednesday, June 26, 2019
  • Recipients announced: Tuesday, July 9, 2019
  • 2019 RARE Patient Advocacy Summit (optional): September 18-20, 2019 

For questions, please email Ashley Yee, Senior Manager, Patient Engagement, at coxprogram@globalgenes.org.

 

Thomas Brown McClelland Scholarship

Awards range from $2,000-$5,000. Medical school students who graduated from a high school in Miami-Dade County are encouraged to apply.  The high school can be public or private.

The students can be recently accepted and starting their first year, or they can be beginning their second or third year.

Candidates can apply all three years of medical school regardless of whether they have been awarded previously.

Website application: https://clubrunner.blob.core.windows.net/00000007437/en-us/files/homepage/tbm-application-fall-2018/TBM-Application-Fall-2018.pdf

Letter of requirements: https://clubrunner.blob.core.windows.net/00000007437/en-us/files/homepage/tbm-letter-checklist-fall-2018/TBM-Letter-Checklist-Fall-2018.pdf

Deadline: January 15, 2019

Applications can be submitted by mail to:
Rotary Club Of Miami
1444 Biscayne Blvd., Suite 208-26
Miami, FL 33132

Phone (305) 443-5787

Rotary Office email: TBMTrust@outlook.com

Montgomery County, PA Medical Society (MCMS) Scholarship

Through the Foundation, Montgomery County Medical Society (MCMS) will award multiple $2,500 scholarships to qualified medical students.

Applicant must be a resident of Montgomery County in the state of Pennsylvania
– Applicant must be a Pennsylvania resident for at least 12 months prior to registering as a medical student
– Applicant must be enrolled full time in an accredited United States medical school
– Applicant must be enrolled or entering his/her first year of medical school

Deadline: September 30 each year

Website: https://www.foundationpamedsoc.org/student-financial-services/scholarships

Application materials should be mailed to:
MCMS Scholarship
c/o The Foundation
777 East Park Drive, P.O. Box 8820
Harrisburg, PA  17105-8820

Phone:  (717) 558-7852 or (717) 558-7854
Fax:  (717) 558-7818
E-MAIL:  studentservices-foundation@pamedsoc.org