Criteria: Applicants must have attended Connecticut public and/or parochial schools for at least eight years; graduated from a Connecticut public or parochial high school; and be attending medical school and entering their 2nd, 3rd or 4th year in fall 2019.
Number of awards: 2-3
Amount of awards: $1,500-2,000
Deadline: February 15, 2019, 11:45 p.m.
To access online applications:
- Type org/scholarships into your browser bar
- You’ll be brought to the Hartford Foundation scholarship directory home page
- Type Marino into the search bar
- When the listing for the fund comes up on your screen, click on the name of the fund
- Scroll down and click on “Apply to this scholarship . . .”
- You’ll be brought to the log on page for the online scholarship portal
- Create an account
- Complete the eligibility quiz
- A list of possible scholarship applications will be generated for you
- Click Continue
- Click on the arrow next to each fund name to read the criteria
- Click on the blue Apply box to bring up each application
- You can Copy Previous Answers from one application to another
Please submit your application at least four weeks prior to the date the certificate is needed for graduation/presentation ceremonies.
SAEM is pleased to sponsor the Medical Student Excellence in Emergency Medicine Award. This award is made available to each medical school to select a senior medical student who has demonstrated excellence in the specialty of emergency medicine.
The student selected from each school will receive:
- One-year subscription to the SAEM monthly journal, Academic Emergency Medicine
- One-year subscription to the SAEM Newsletter
- One-year resident/medical student membership in SAEM (July 1 – June 30)
- Certificate of Excellence in Emergency Medicine
Each medical school is limited to one recipient each year.
Please complete the award application form (Word) with the name of the selected recipient four weeks prior to the date the certificate is needed for graduation/presentation ceremonies. Be sure to fill in the student’s address and e-mail address on the form, so he or she may receive the subscriptions.
All nominations can be submitted electronically to SAEM at firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to 847-813-5450.
The American Academy of Neurology’s Undergraduate Education Subcommittee (UES) is committed to promoting neurology as a specialty and as a viable career among undergraduate medical students. This prize is meant for graduating medical students who have promising career potential in neurology as seen by their institution’s faculty and residents.
- Award presentation: The prize and a certificate will be sent to nominators. Nominators will present it to the student on behalf of the American Academy of Neurology during the institution’s graduation/awards ceremony.
- A Deluxe Troemner Hammer to recognize students’ interest and dedication to neurology
- Nominee is a graduating medical student from an accredited university in the United States or Canada
- Nominee must have outstanding evaluations and recommendations from faculty and residents
- Nominee shows the most promise for a career in neurology
The award will be in addition to, and separate from, any other neurology award given to graduates at the local or institutional level.
- To nominate one of your graduating medical students, the neurology clerkship directors, department chairs (and/or their designees), and neurology residents should first evaluate the performance of all graduating medical students in the clinical neurology clerkship
- After evaluation, one student should be chosen from graduating class
- The nominator(s) officially nominate and provide a letter for the chosen student
Please Note: Excellent performance on the neurology shelf exam or equivalent examination can be used as supporting criteria, if available. If more than one student fulfills these criteria, the student who shows the most promise for a career in neurology should be nominated.
February 1, 2019 – March 22, 2019 (11:59 pm Central Standard Time)
For more information, please contact Maggie Rock at email@example.com
Scholarships available to legal residents in financial need of central Massachusetts in the 2nd, 3rd and 4th years of attending an accredited medical or osteopathic school.
Candidates must submit a completed application, a current transcript, two letters of recommendation and an essay on your reason(s) for selecting a career in medicine and why you are deserving of this award.
Deadline: July 31, 2018
For the list of eligible cities and towns in central Massachusetts and the online application visit http://www.wdms.org/scholarship_fund.htm.
Deadline: January 10, 2019
The Sarnoff Fellowship Program offers medical students enrolled in accredited U.S. medical schools the opportunity to spend a year conducting intensive work in a biomedical research facility in the United States, other than the medical school in which they are enrolled.
Fellows are selected on the basis of a national competition. Sarnoff seeks individuals with demonstrated intellectual and academic achievement, as well as leadership ability.
Although applicants may have prior research experience, applications are also encouraged from students without extensive prior research experience. Applicants enrolled in an MD/PhD program will not be eligible for a Sarnoff Fellowship.
Applications are encouraged from second and third year medical students. Fourth year medical students are required to submit an official letter from their medical schools granting graduation deferment.
There are no citizenship requirements for application, but those who are not U.S. citizens must have and maintain an appropriate visa. The Foundation will not handle visa matters for applicants.
Fellowship awardees receive the following benefits:
- $32,000 annual stipend
- Allowances up to $8,000 for travel support to select a Preceptor and Fellowship laboratory and attend the Sarnoff Annual Scientific Meeting and American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, moving expenses, health insurance and funds for travel to present a paper at two national conferences
Each applicant must submit the following:
- One-page personal statement describing scholarly interests and career plans
- Three-page essay on the applicant’s cardiovascular topic of interest
- Completed application form and signed statement of confidentiality
- Official medical school transcript
- Curriculum vitae
- Recommendation from the applicant’s Sponsor
- Two additional recommendations
- Any other material that the applicant determines is appropriate to support the application
For further information visit : http://www.sarnofffoundation.org/?page=Fellowship_Info
For more information, contact:
Dana Boyd, Executive Director
Sarnoff Cardiovascular Research Foundation
731 Walker Road, Suite G-2
Great Falls, VA 22066
The Pisacano Scholars Leadership Program provides educational programs, leadership training, and funding for outstanding fourth-year medical students for a four-year period. Students must make a commitment to the specialty of family medicine.
Only applicants who in the fall of 2019 will be entering their fourth year (full-time) in a U.S. medical school will be considered. Applicants must have declared family medicine as their specialty. Applicants will be judged on commitment to family medicine, leadership qualities, academic performance, interpersonal skills, communication skills, and involvement in serving others. The Foundation Board requires each applicant to complete an interview with a local family physician.
Deadline: March 1, 2019
For more information and an application http://www.pisacano.org/.