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    Average Grants and Scholarships Offered by Texas Medical Schools - Advice for A Pre-Med

    Hello everyone. This is a Texas Pre-Med here. While researching Medicine and Medical schools, I have been focusing, nowadays, on the grants and all the different types of aid I can receive if (Hopefully) I get accepted to a Medical school/various Medical schools. So, can you guys guide me on...
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    Funding Opportunities for Ophtho MD/PhD Candidates?

    Hey all, I'm an MD/PhD looking to head into Ophtho currently in my 2nd year of my PhD and looking for any and all grant writing + funding opportunities to support my research costs. Other than an F30 or F31, many of the funding opportunities I've come across are not available for MD/PhD...
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    Going to interviews in hopes of better financial aid

    Hi guys, I'm in a bit of a difficult situation (a good kind of difficult, though). As of now, I have been blessed enough to have been accepted to 4 MD schools, 2 of which I would happily attend. I have interviewed at 6 others, and am waiting to hear back from them. For this, I am extremely...
  4. Piglet2020

    Med Merit Scholarships

    Do merit scholarship decisions come out around the same time as financial aid packages (~Spring)? Can it be combined with need-based grants/FAFSA? How likely do med schools give merit scholarships anyways? Is it just for top percentile students? I don't think I would get a full scholarship for...
  5. AcornFactory

    Are the decks stacked against low income pre-med students with few resources?

    Becoming a doctor is a deep desire for me. I can't imagine being anything else. I adore the human body and I'm fascinated by pathophysiological processes. I want to serve my community in the fullest sense and I believe that I can best do this by becoming a physician. But I'm barely scraping by...
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    Calling MD-PhD applicants with Intellectual Property

    Hey everyone, I have a US provisional patent filed and am currently undergoing further development to file a utility soon. Anyone have any suggestions as to where the best place to mention this may be? I do have it in my MD-PhD essay, but would it be appropriate to list it as an activity as...
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    Any tips/advice for submitting an F31?

    I'm in the process of getting together an F31. I've already poked around on the internet for tips and advice, but I'd appreciate any insight or helpful resources you've all found. I'm also having a hard time finding examples of mental health focused proposals, and would love any links or pdfs...
  8. CalendarJ

    Writing Tips!

    Hey All, I'm a second-year undergraduate. I'm looking into doing MD/PhD, so research is a big part of my life right now (and hopefully will continue to be). Anyways, I've been writing much more than I used to. Lots of personal statements/questions for scholarship apps and internships and even...
  9. CalendarJ

    Writing!

    Hey All, I'm a second-year undergraduate. I'm looking into doing MD/PhD, so research is a big part of my life right now (and hopefully will continue to be). Anyways, I've been writing much more than I used to. Lots of personal statements/questions for scholarship apps and internships and even...
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    Information about types of grants MD/PhDs are eligible?

    Hi all, I've heard that the NIH grants you are eligible changes as an MD versus MD/PhD. Can someone please point me to where I can find more information about that? Thanks