Osmosis Health Education Impact Scholarship

Deadline: November 4, 2019

Website: https://www.osmosis.org/scholarship

About the Scholarship:

Osmosis is pleased to announce the Health Education Impact Scholarship. This scholarship signifies Osmosis’s support of education in the health sciences and is meant to recognize the importance of pursuing the best education possible. The program is designed to help recognize the contributions and importance of proper preparation and training in pursuit of a health education career.

Awards:

Six scholarships, one in the amount of $5,000 USD and five in the amount of $1,000 USD, will be awarded by Osmosis to selected students pursuing an eligible degree in Health Sciences in the US.

How to Apply:

  1. Complete the application.
  2. Upload your video submission.
  3. Check the application for all requirements.
  4. Apply by Monday, November 4th, 2019.
  5. Await winner notifications until December 16th, 2019.

ELIGIBILITY:

The scholarship is aimed at students who are working towards one of the following degrees, including: incoming premed, MD, DO, PA, BSN, RN, or NP. Students should have at least one academic year remaining in their studies. The scholarship is offered to US citizens attending an accredited medical or health program in the US. One person can send only one entry. The scholarship is not available to employees or contractors of Osmosis or their immediate family members. Applicant must complete all steps of the application process to be considered.

APPLICATION DETAILS:

The application includes 3 parts: (1) basic personal information, contact information and proof of enrollment or attendance, (2) short questionnaire of four questions, and (3) a video submission of approximately 3 minutes in length.

AAMC Darrell G. Kirch, MD Scholarship

Association of American Medical Colleges Darrell G. Kirch, MD Scholarship. Established in 2019 by the AAMC Board of Directors, this scholarship honors the exemplary leadership of Dr. Darrell G. Kirch and recognizes his deep commitment to creating a diverse workforce of healthcare professionals.

Administered through National Medical Fellowships (NMF), this $10,000 Scholarship will be awarded to eight (8) 1st year underrepresented minority medical students (for the 2019-2020 academic year), who are enrolled at an LCME-accredited US, MD-granting medical school.

The selected students must demonstrate both community service and leadership and will be eligible to renew the Scholarship for each of their additional three years of medical school (i.e., 4 years of funding), provided that they remain in good academic standing and meet renewal criteria. The scholarship funds should be used for tuition fees and/or living expenses.

The Scholarship recipients will be required to attend the Nickens Awards session at the AAMC’s Learn Serve Lead (LSL). The 2019 Annual Meeting will be held in Phoenix, Arizona. Conference registration fees will be waived and AAMC will cover up to two (2) nights of lodging for each Scholar.

If you’re interested in being nominated, please contact our office.

The application will be open from June 3, 2019 – July 12, 2019. Additional Scholarship information can be found at NMF’s website www.nmfonline.org and the application can be accessed at https://nmf.fluidreview.com.

Women in Medicine – LGBTQ Leadership Scholarship

Deadline: January 15, 2020

Women in Medicine (WIM) will present two, $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 2020. The scholarships will be presented at the WIM annual meeting, which will be held in Suquamish, Washington April 30 through May 3, 2020 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 January 15, 2020

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

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

 

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.