University of Calgary Pathways to Medicine Scholarship Program in Canada, 2018-2019

The University of Calgary is offering Pathways to Medicine Scholarship Program for the academic year 2018-2019.

The Cumming School of Medicine has designed the new Pathways to Medicine Scholarship program to support the enrollment and success of future MD students from traditionally under-represented groups throughout Alberta.

A group of dedicated general practitioners bring speciality training in family medicine to Calgary. A three-year residency for certification in General Practice is piloted at the Calgary General Hospital.

Scholarship Description:

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Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: The deadline to apply to the University of Calgary is March 1, 2019, please see application for admission to the University of Calgary.

All applicants who express an interest in the scholarship program will be asked to complete a preliminary Pathways to Medicine Scholarship application by March 1, 2019.

The Pathways to Medicine Committee will review the preliminary applications and shortlist based on two criteria: that the applicant fits with the vision of the pathways program and that the applicant demonstrates a strong academic ability. Shortlisted applicants will be required to complete a full secondary application and take part in an interview process with the committee.

Applicants will be informed of award decisions by the end of June 2019.

Online Application

Scholarship Link