Opportunities to Support Students

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Your support is urgently needed to help students reach their goals. You could help train the next generation of care givers or innovative health researchers.

There are many ways to support students in the Faculty of Medicine:

Scholarships

  • Recognize academic achievement and assist recipients with the cost of continuing their education
  • Merit-based
  • Available to undergraduate and graduate students
  • Recipients must be in the top 10% of their class or have an average of 75% or higher
  • Suggested minimum: $2,500 per year, which could be supported by an endowment of $75,000
Bursaries

  • Assist students with academic expenses
  • Financial need is the primary consideration
  • Suggested minimum: $2,500 per year, which could be supported by an endowment of $75,000
Fellowships

  • Recognize academic excellence and/ or research productivity
  • Available to graduate students
  • Suggested minimum: $20,000 per year, which could be supported by an endowment of $600,000
Prizes

  • Recognize academic excellence or achievement in a particular subject area
  • May be granted to students only upon graduation
  • Minimum value: $1,000 per year, which could be supported by an endowment of $30,000
Service Awards

  • Recognize excellence in a range of academic or non-academic fields, such as community service, student leadership, volunteerism, and athletic or artistic performance
  • Available to undergraduate and graduate students
  • Minimum value: $1,000 per year, which could be supported by an endowment of $30,000
Summer Research Program

  • Provides students with an opportunity to explore their interest in doing medical research
  • Students undertake a research project over the summer, under the supervision of a Principal Investigator with an appointment in the Faculty of Medicine
  • Typical value is $3,200 for an MD Undergraduate student, and $2,800 for other undergraduate students

To make a gift online, please select your area of interest:

Or, contact us to explore opportunities to create your own bursaries, awards, scholarships, or fellowships.