St. George’s University is offering scholarships to 30 applicants to the University’s medical school as part of its #SGUperspective program. The winners will each receive up to $10,000. Check eligibility status below…
St. George’s University is a private international university in Grenada, West Indies, offering degrees in Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, Public Health, the Health sciences, Nursing, Arts and Sciences, and Business.
SGUperspective scholarships are available to new students who enroll in the January 2018 class. Students can apply by creating a 30-60 second video highlighting the aspects of medicine that inspire them, sharing it on social media with the hashtag #SGUperspective, and submitting it here for evaluation by the University’s admissions committee.
The main objective of the university is to provide high quality, comprehensive educational and training opportunities that are compatible with the changing needs of the students.
Eligible Countries: International
To Be Taken At (Country): Grenada
Eligibility: In order to be eligible for the grant, participants must be 18 years of age or older, have posted a video, submitted the direct link, and completed an application. Your profile and/or video post must be public in order for your video to be viewed and considered for this grant. By submitting a video, SGU reserves the right to share, repost, and use it on the SGU website and social media pages.
Selection Criteria: Winning perspectives have included leadership and service (Michael DeLuca), having an open heart (Joseph Varvarigos), connect with patients (Adam Kirstein) and empathy in medicine (Laraib Sehrish).
Value of Award: St. George’s will award scholarships of up to $10,000 to as many as 30 students.
How to Apply: Simply submit a short video (30–60 seconds) which gives a peek into your perspective on medicine. What is “medicine” from your perspective? Just point and shoot that phone to show us…whatever you think. It could be: Comedy in Medicine, Healing Kids, Medicine and Me, Warmth Heals, Medicine in the Streets, or anything that inspires you.
- Shoot a brief video (up to 60 seconds) about your perspective in medicine.
- Post your video to Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, or Facebook with the hashtag #SGUPerspective
- Complete this short form so we can match your submission with your application.
- Submit your School of Medicine application.
- If you have any questions about this video project (or about anything at all) please contact Josh Fein, Director of Student Enrolment at (631) 665-8500 ext. 1482 or by email at [email protected].
Award Providers: St. George’s University
Application Deadline: 31st December, 2017