This scholarship is awarded to one or more medical students with a strong interest in primary care/family medicine and a demonstrated commitment to alleviating health care disparities.
Second-, third- or fourth-year medical students
Eligible students will receive an email about this scholarship at the beginning of the academic year.
To apply, you must submit a CV and a personal statement explaining:
A panel of physicians, professors and professionals with backgrounds in primary care and medical student training will select the awardee(s).
If you are selected as a scholarship recipient, we’ll notify you by letter.
If you receive this scholarship, you will be recognized during our annual Honors Convocation.
Denise McGuigan, MSEd
Principal Education Specialist
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, 955 Main Street, Room 6101G, Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 829-2922; Fax: (716) 829-2933
Kim Griswold, MD, is an associate professor of family medicine and a 1994 graduate of our medical school. She endowed a scholarship in her parents’ names to honor the sacrifices they made for her.