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Award Opportunity: Essex County Medical Student Scholarship Fund



Wednesday, March 11, 2015

If you are from Essex County and/or plan to practise there eventually, please review the following award opportunity. It is an external opportunity for first-, second-, and third-year students in the MD Program.

Estate of Dr. Sidney Medine: Essex County Medical Student Scholarship Fund
Under the terms of the will of the late Dr. Medine, a scholarship fund has been created in favour of medical students from Essex County who are Canadian citizens pursuing the study of medicine at a medical school in Ontario. For the purposes of the scholarship Essex County includes the following municipalities: Windsor, Tecumseh, Lasalle, Lakeshore, Amherstburg, Essex, Kingsville, and Leamington. The intent is to offer 3 scholarships per year, and it is anticipated that a total of $14,500 is available for the 2015/16 academic year.

To apply: Submit a one-page statement outlining your intention to consider establishing a medical practice in Essex County for a minimum of two years following completion of medical education, including residency(ies), along with proof of permanent residence in Essex County to by March 31, 2015.

Questions about the award (including the value) should be directed to Heni Ashley of the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) at, but applications are to be submitted to the UME Office.

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