Schulich school of Medicine and Dentistry logo YouME Blog Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry

Attention Meds 2019: Eye Foundation of Canada summer scholarship

Every summer, the Eye Foundation of Canada awards one or more medical students, who have just completed their second year of medical school, with an $8,000.00 scholarship to spend their summer furthering their education in ophthalmic medicine, surgery and research.

The program consists of education and research experience in the diagnosis and management of eye disease. It is conducted at Eye Associates and Greater Toronto Area, with portions at various University of Toronto teaching hospitals.

The program encompasses all subspecialty areas in ophthalmology. Each student will become involved in at least one research project that is supported by the Foundation.

The Foundation is currently accepting applicants for the summer of 2017, and prefers students who intend to pursue a career in ophthalmology.
To apply: Write to the Eye Foundation of Canada at expressing interest, and including your:
1. Curriculum Vitae
2. Dates of availability for the summer of 2017. Eight to 10 weeks are expected.

Application deadline: February 1, 2017

The Eye Foundation of Canada is a non-profit organization with the mission of encouraging and supporting research, public education and medical education in ophthalmology.