Penn State Awards

MSR Student Awards available 2014-2015 

Application Deadline:  Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Click HERE for Application

 

  • Lloyd Scholarship for International Medical Research

Limited to a project conducted in a country other than the United States

One award for $4,000 in 2015

 

  • Hill Family Medical Student Cancer Research Fund Award

Limited to a project in cancer research, especially cholangiocarcinoma

Up to three awards of $2,000 in 2015

 

  • Bedrick Family Medical Student  Research  Award

Limited to a project in pediatrics

One award for $1,000 in 2015

 

  • Naugle Family Medical Student  Research  Scholarship

Unrestricted

One award for $1,000 in 2015

 

  • Clinical and Transitional Science Institute (CTSI)

Extra requirements for award - click here for application

Three to six awards for up to $4,000 each in 2015

 

Application Process 

  •  Email your application to MSR@hmc.psu.edu or drop it off to CG603 (email is preferable) 

Review Process

  • All applications will be reviewed by a subcommittee composed of members of the MSR Committee.  Projects are scored based on scientific merit, adequacy of resources, possible impact on the student's career, and overall creativity.

Selection Process

  • All applications will be ranked with priority scores.  For example, a high-ranking application that was submitted for the International award, but did not receive it will also be considered, by rank, for other awards.

Notification

  • All awardees and non-awardees are notified in May of the submission year.

Award Money

  • Will be deposited into your student account the beginning of July

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Other awards for MSR projects

  • Caputo Family Award for Alzheimer's Disease Research
    To support research into the Humanistic Care of Alzheimer's Disease Patients
    Two awards, up to $1,000 each
    Contact the Department of Humanities

Award Winners