National Young Scholars in GIM

2021 National Young Scholars in GIM Scholarship Program

March 1, 2021 at 12 pm eastern: Application Deadline
March 11, 2021: Application Notifications Sent

What is it?

The 2021 National Young Scholars in GIM Scholarship is a program for residents and medical students that provides scholarships to support the registration fee to the virtual 2021 SGIM Annual Meeting. Up to 50 scholarships are available this year.

Who should apply?

Any medical student, intern or resident who is interested in attending the virtual SGIM Annual meeting. This scholarship is designed to bring interested trainees to the meeting. It is not necessary to be presenting at the meeting to apply, but an active SGIM membership is required. All interested students and residents are encouraged to join SGIM and apply today! 

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Why should I apply?

The 2021 National Young Scholars in GIM Scholarship is designed to give students, interns and residents the opportunity to attend the SGIM annual meeting and allow them to fully experience all that SGIM has to offer. The SGIM annual meeting is a major hub of research, clinical and educational material that anyone with an interest in GIM will find to be high quality, broadly applicable, and expertly presented.

How do I apply?

Application Materials

To be considered, applicants must provide (PDF documents preferred):

1. Two brief statements (in one combined document):

  • A brief statement (200 words or less) that describes your interest in general internal medicine as well as your career goals.
  • A brief statement (200 words or less) that describes your interest in and plans for the virtual 2021 SGIM Annual Meeting. This may include presentations you are giving, sessions covering your areas of interest, networking, etc.) You may wish to view the preliminary session listing here and identify those sessions or events you are most interested in attending in your statement.

2. A letter of support from a leader or mentor at your institution who is also a SGIM member. If you cannot locate a member of SGIM at your institution to write a letter of support, please contact Muna Futur at SGIM.

To submit your application, log into your member account and follow these steps:

  1. Under the Awards & Nominations tab select “View Open Competitions”
  2. Click on “2021 National Young Scholars in GIM Scholarship” then "Enter Now"
  3. Upload the required documents and click "Next" at the bottom of the screen.
  4. Verify your uploaded documents and click "Submit"

March 1, 2021 at 12 pm eastern: Young Scholars in GIM Scholarship Application Deadline

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Applicant Notification

Applicants will be notified March 11, 2021 via email.

Questions? Contact Muna Futur, Director of Member Relations, at futurm@sgim.org