SCHOLARSHIP FOR VISITING MEDICAL STUDENTS
Kaweah Delta Health Care District's Department (KDHCD) of Graduate
Medical Education is now offering a scholarship to support visiting students
who have shown a committment to serve medically disadvantaged populations.
KDHCD serves healthcare needs of approximately 500,000 people across a
diverse mix of races, ethnicities, income levels, education and health
status. We hope that through this opportunity we can attract and mentor
students that are interested health equity, advocacy and community service.
Preference will be given to students with ties or experience working with
underserved rural communities. The scholarship is desginged to give unique
opportuties for career developement, to provide support, and to defray
the cost of travel and fees (i.e. application fees, rotation fees, etc.).
In addition to the exciting learning opportunties our clerkships offer,
the scholarship awardees will also receive:
- Waived Application Fee
- $1000 for travel and housing costs ( a check will be provided upon arrival)
- Support and guidance from resident and faculty mentors
- Waived Rotation Fee
All 4th year medical students in good standing who demonstrate committment for:
- Community Service
- Social Justice
For more infomration, please email the medical student coordinator at email@example.com