Goodman-Goodell ScholarshipDeadline: 2/01/17
Available to: Graduate Student, Year 2
Award Amount: Varies
PreMed Prescription Rating and Experience Program (PPREP)
Available to: College Freshmen through Graduate Student, Year 5
Award Amount: $1,000 Provided by RateADrug, the PreMed Prescription Rating and Experience Program (PPREP) is open to students majoring in medicine, pre-medicine, nursing, and other health-related fields and select fields in alternative medicine. Participants will be working directly with prescription and over-the-counter drug users to evaluate the efficacy and side effects of their medications. You must conduct a minimum of 100 five-minute patient surveys within the first four months of acceptance into the program. The top intern per cycle will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship. Selection is based on academic background, experience, and extracurricular activities. Get more information on the PreMed Prescription Rating and Experience Program (PPREP).
James “Rhio” O’Connor Memorial Scholarship FundDeadline: Varies
Available to: College Freshmen through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: 5 Awards from $100-$5,000
The James "Rhio" O'Connor Memorial Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students at colleges / universities in the United States. To be considered, you must submit an essay on the use of alternative medical approaches in the treatment of cancer. Some suggested topics for your essay are: • Why are alternative therapies used by cancer patients when they are not FDA approved?
• Should cancer patients and doctors be able to use whatever treatments they like in treating cancer?
• Should medicinal medicine and folk knowledge have any relevancy in cancer?
• It is estimated that it costs over $400 million to bring a new cancer drug to market. Does that establish roadblocks for the testing and approval of alternative therapies?
Get more information on the James “Rhio” O’Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund.
JumpStart Summer ProgramDeadline: Varies
Available to: College Freshmen
Award Amount: Varies The JumpStart Summer Program is available to high school graduates who are entering a four-year college or university. To be eligible, you must be pursuing a career in healthcare, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and be at least 18 years of age. Students will be paid at the rate of nine dollars per hour during this eight - week program. Get more information on the JumpStart Summer Program.
Stevens Award in Medical TechnologyDeadline: Varies
Available to: College Juniors through College Seniors
Award Amount: Varies
The Stevens Award in Medical Technology is available to juniors or seniors enrolled in the Michigan State University, College of Natural Science. You must be enrolled in the biomedical laboratory diagnostics program to be eligible for this award. Get more information on the Stevens Award in Medical Technology.