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American Psychiatric Association (APA)
Medical Student Summer Mentoring Program

University/Organization:

American Psychiatric Association

Eligible students:

Minority Medical Students
Number of slots:Unspecified
Area of focus:Psychiatry Research
Duration:Summer
Stipend amount:$1500
Contact:

Marilyn King -Assistant Program Director, Minority Fellowships and Student Programs

(703) 907-8653

mking@psych.org

 

Application deadline:March 12th
Overview and Application Information:

This program is intended to identify ethnic minority medical students who have an interest in psychiatric issues and expose students to a setting where they can work closely with a psychiatrist mentor for one month.

For Application Information, please click the following link:

http://www.psychiatry.org/medical-students/electives-award

Link/more info:www.psych.org

American Psychiatric Association (APA)
Travel Scholarships for Minority Medical Students

University/Organization:

American Psychiatric Association

Eligible students:

Minority Medical Students
Number of slots:10
Area of focus:Psychiatry Research- Travel
Duration:Varies
Stipend amount:$1500
Contact:

Marilyn King -Assistant Program Director, Minority Fellowships and Student Programs

(703) 907-8653

mking@psych.org

Application deadline:The deadline to apply for the Annual Meeting is January 30. The IPS meeting application deadline is June 22. 
Overview and Application Information:

Supports travel and related costs for approximately 10 minority medical students interested in psychiatry to attend either the APA annual meeting in May or the Institute on Psychiatric Services (IPS) meeting in October. This program is a terrific way for medical students to witness organized psychiatry at work and to learn more about the field. Not only will students attend sessions for experts and trainees alike, they will be assigned to a mentor who will help them maximize their annual meeting or IPS experience and discuss career plans and resident training programs.

For Application Information, please click the following link:

http://www.psychiatry.org/medical-students/electives-award

Link/more info:

www.psych.org 

American Psychiatric Association (APA)
Minority Medical Student Fellowship in HIV Psychiatry

University/Organization:

American Psychiatric Association

Eligible students:

Minority Medical Students
Number of slots:Unspecified
Area of focus:Psychiatry Research
Duration:Summer
Stipend amount:Varies
Contact:

For more information contact:

Carol Svoboda at (703) 907-8642, csvoboda@psych.org

or Diane Pennessi at (703) 907-8668, dpennessi@psych.org.  

Application deadline:March 31st
Overview and Application Information:

This program is intended to identify minority medical students who have primary interests in services related to HIV/AIDS and substance abuse and its relationship to the mental health or psychological well being of ethnic minorities.

For Application Information, please click the following link:

http://www.psychiatry.org/medical-students/electives-award

Link/more info:

www.psych.org

American Psychiatric Association (APA)
Minority Medical Student Summer Externship in Addiction Psychiatry

University/Organization:

American Psychiatric Association

Eligible students:

Minority Medical Students
Number of slots:Unspecified
Area of focus:Psychiatry Research
Duration:Summer
Stipend amount:$1500
Contact:

Marilyn King -Assistant Program Director, Minority Fellowships and Student Programs

(703) 907-8653

mking@psych.org

Application deadline:March 12th
Overview & Application Information:

This clinical shadowing program identifies minority medical students who may have a specific interest in services related to substance abuse treatment/prevention and provide a setting where the student can work closely with a mentor who specializes in addiction psychiatry for one month. 

For Application Information, please click the following link:

http://www.psychiatry.org/medical-students/electives-award

Link/more info:www.psych.org

Website Administrator: Nicola Thornley

nicolat@musc.edu