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Apply for the SAGES Medical Student Scholarship Award

Friday, January 24, 2014

SAGES 2014 MEDICAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP AWARD

This is an opportunity for medical students to attend SAGES Surgical Spring Week 2014, April 2 - 5, 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah, by means of the 2nd Annual Medical Student Scholarship Award.

PURPOSE

The purpose of the SAGES 2014 Medical Student Scholarship Award is to provide medical students with the opportunity to interact, train and experience some of the courses SAGES offers during the annual meeting. Students also have the opportunity to receive valuable mentoring from a SAGES member throughout the duration of the meeting.

ELIGIBILITY

The Scholarship is open to medical students currently enrolled in medical schools located in the United States and Canada. Medical students must submit a 500 word essay explaining why he/she should be selected to attend SAGES Surgical Spring Week 2014.

APPLY

Official Online Entry Form
The official online entry form for SAGES 2014 Medical Student Scholarship Award will be
active from November 3, 2013 until February 6, 2014. You may only apply and submit your essay online here.

The 2014 entry deadline is February 7, 2014.

SELECTION PROCESS

Submitted essays will be reviewed by SAGES members. Three winners will be selected by February 24, 2014 and they will be notified by February 28, 2014.

AWARD

Three medical students will each receive complimentary registration, a check in the amount of $2,000, an award certificate and recognition during the meeting. Winners will also be matched with a SAGES member during the meeting. Winners may pick up their scholarship award at the SAGES Membership Booth.