Fund:

David W. and Nina P. Mitchell School of Medicine Award

Department:

SOM Student Affairs Dept D02001

Purpose:

Graduate Student Support

History and Purpose:
This fund shall be used to provide a student award for an incoming student in the UCR School of Medicine beginning September 2013. The award will be disbursed in equal amounts over four years and will become part of the School of Medicine Loan-to-Scholarship Program.

The scholarship will be awarded to a student from educationally and/or socioeconomically disadvantaged background, based on a holistic profile that takes into account academic accomplishments, cultural competency and a commitment to practice Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics/Gynecology or Pediatrics in Riverside County.

Selection and Criteria:
Student awardees are selected by a committee of medical school faculty. The scholarship is renewable for four years upon review of the student's standing by the aforementioned committee. Should the student not continue, another student will be chosen.

In accepting this scholarship, the student agrees to practice in Riverside County in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, General Surgey, Obstetrics/Gynecology or Pediatrics and understands that the scholarship is part of and subject to the terms of the UCR School of Medicine Loan-to-Scholarship Program.

No application is required. Personnel from the UCR School of Medicine will notify award recipient(s).

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