An award is granted each spring by the Health Professions Advisory Committee.


The $500 award is to be used for assistance with preparation for the required standardized exams associated with admittance to graduate health programs such as: MCAT, DAT,  OAT, GRE

Application Procedures (submit form below):

  • Students submit a 500 word essay on their career goals and motivation towards that goal
  •  Resume (include any appropriate shadowing or other health-related experiences)
  •  Students must indicate how the award money will be used (commercial prep courses, prep materials, registration fees, etc.) and when they will be taking the exams
  •  Students must submit a copy of their most recent transcript (unofficial copies are acceptable)

Criteria for award:

  • Clear indication of career goals and reasons for pursuing those goals
  • Clear indication of how the money will be used to prepare for the exams
  • Record of academic performance that is competitive for admission to the indicated graduate program


In order to be considered, you MUST:

  • Complete the form below.
  • Upload documents to your Dropbox in Sakai:
    • Your current resume. It  should include relevant medical experiences, research experiences, community service, employment, etc.
    • PDF of your Transcript (unofficial copy is acceptable)

Complete the Application