AMSA Global Health Scholarship
In alignment with CFHI's commitment to delivering the best global health programs, we are excited to present the CFHI AMSA Global Health Scholarship. We will award three scholarships annually. These funds must be applied toward the program fee of a 4+week CFHI Global Health Education Program taking place in 2021. To review the possible place-based and virtual opportunties, please click here.
AMSA - American Medical Student Association is the oldest and largest independent association of physicians-in-training in the United States. Today, AMSA is a student-governed, national organization committed to representing the concerns of physicians-in-training.
More about AMSA:
Founded in 1950, AMSA continues its commitment to improving medical training and the nation’s health. AMSA members are medical students, premedical students, interns, residents and practicing physicians.
Joining AMSA, you become part of a vital force. AMSA is committed to improving the lives of medical students like you, in big ways and small. AMSA is about more than just improving medical student lives.
AMSA is giving power to medical students to take action and create change about issues that they care about. It’s the presence of visionary medical students and their energy that makes AMSA such a powerful organization.e of future physicians who believe that patients and health professionals are partners in the management of health care and that access to high-quality health care is a right and not a privilege. At AMSA, student idealism is transformed into meaningful public service, innovation and institutional change.
Eligibility: Any student currently enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate or post-graduate program who plans to participate in a CFHI program taking place in 2021. Applicant must be an AMSA member. Student must also demonstrate a proven commitment to global health and accurately portray how a CFHI program will make her/him a better future physician.
How to apply: Applicants will be asked to upload the following:
2. Letter of recommendation (professional or academic)
3. Personal CV (Curriculum Vitae)
Deadline for submission: July 15, 2021
Award Details: The scholarship award may be applied to the full program fee for of a 4-week virtual internship or virtual practicum taking place in 2021 or serve as a partial award for a 4+ week place-based program taking place in 2022. To review the possible place-based and virtual opportunties, please click here.