Deadline to Apply and Submit Essay
Friday, January 15, 2016
On behalf of the SAGES Board of Governors, we announce the opportunity for medical students to attend SAGES Surgical Spring Week 2016, March 16-19, 2016 in Boston, MA, USA, by means of the 4rd Annual Medical Student Scholarship Award.
The purpose of SAGES Medical Student Scholarship Award is to provide three medical students with the opportunity to interact, train and experience some of the courses SAGES offers during its annual meeting membership meeting. Students also have the opportunity to receive valuable mentoring from a SAGES member during the meeting.
The Scholarship is open to medical students currently enrolled in medical schools located in the United States and Canada. Medical students must submit a 500 word essay explaining why he/she should be selected to attend SAGES Surgical Spring Week 2016.
Submitted essays will be reviewed SAGES Membership Committee. Three winners will be selected by January 25, 2016. Notification letters will be sent to the winners by January 29, 2016.
Three medical students will each receive complimentary registration, a check in the amount of $2,000, an award certificate and recognition during the meeting. Winners will also be matched with a SAGES member during the meeting. Winners may pick up their scholarship award at SAGES Membership Booth during the meeting.
The 2016 entry deadline is January 15, 2016.
- The Advance Program is now available for download
- Online Meeting Registration is now available
- Hotel Information and Online Reservations are now available