Diversity in Medicine Visiting Student Scholarship

Who Should Apply:

  • The Scholarship is open to applicants who have been accepted to participate in a four-week visiting elective at the University of Arizona College of Medicine Tucson, and who self-identify as under-represented in medicine.
  • Applicants must be a 4th  year medical student in good standing at an accredited U.S allopathic/osteopathic medical school and must have completed all required clerkships through their home institution prior to beginning their visiting student elective.

How To Apply:

Register for the sub-internship elective  through VSAS system:

Visiting Student Learning Opportunities™ (VSLO®)

  1. Fill out the VSAS form and show you would like to rotate with University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, Family and Community Medicine on a sub-internship.
  2. You will need to be accepted into the sub-internship. Sometimes if you choose a date that is not available, you may not be accepted. This is the most common reason for failure of acceptance.
  3. Once you have been accepted, you may they apply for the DEI scholarship.

FCM-840 - Family Medicine Subinternship Elective Details >>


How Scholarship Recipients Will Be Selected:

  • Applications will be reviewed, and recipients selected by members of the Department’s Diversity Committees.