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Visiting Student Scholarship

This Senior Scholarship from the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita Department of Pediatrics is for three non-KU visiting senior medical students per year from medical schools in the United States to complete a rotation during their fourth year of medical school at KU Wichita. The scholarship includes a $2,000 stipend to offset the costs of travel and room and board during the rotation. Preference will be given to academically high-achieving students from medical schools in the Midwest.

The rotation will be four weeks long, and it is advisable for applicants to choose as many possible dates as are feasible, indicating first, second and third choices for the rotation. Possible dates include the following:

  • July 30 - August 25, 2018
  • August 27 - September 22, 2018
  • September 24 - October 20, 2018
  • October 22 - November 17, 2018
  • November 19 - December 15, 2018

Possible rotations for this scholarship in pediatrics include the following:

  • Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Developmental Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • Genetics
  • Ambulatory Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Inpatient Pediatrics

Some rotations will be full or unavailable at the requested time, so it is advisable for applicants to choose several rotation options, indicating first, second and third choices for the rotation.

Application:

Complete the application form. Application materials must be submitted to Tara Shirley at tshirley@kumc.edu by June 4.

Last modified: Oct 24, 2018
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