Awards/Scholarships/Contests

Alpha Omega Alpha

AOA Medical Student Service Award is available any time during the year by application to the AOA national office. The award is open to any individual medical student or group of students collaborating on a project from a school with an active AOA chapter; only one application will be accepted from each school per academic year. The intent of this award is to aid in the establishment or expansion of a medical student service project benefiting the school or the local community, as well as to recognize students who dedicate their time and effort in these endeavors. Applications must be submitted to the AOA Chapter Councilor, Dr. Lynn Cleary, Curriculum Office, 1167 Weiskotten Hall.

American College of Legal Medicine

American College of Legal Medicine presents a $1,000 Award in each of the following categories for the outstanding original paper on Legal Medicine: Schwartz Award to a medical Student, The Letourneau Award to a law student and the Hirsh Award to a Dentistry, Podiatry, Nursing, Pharmacy, Health Science, Health Care Administration or Public Health Student and Bioethics Award. All papers submitted will receive consideration for publication in the Journal of Legal Medicine or other medical legal publications. For additional information/applicant criteria contact American College of Legal Medicine External Icon or phone 1-847-969-0283.