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Wednesday, August 18, 2021

UC Irvine Dermatology Diversity Visiting Student Scholarship

 The UC Irvine Dermatology Residency Program is pleased to offer a Diversity Visiting Student Scholarship for visiting students in need of financial assistance to attend our Dermatology clerkship. We will offer up to two $2500 scholarships for travel and/or housing-related costs associated with attending the clerkship. Through the application, students should demonstrate how their background and experience help to promote an environment of inclusive excellence in our residency program. See UC Diversity Statement. The deadline to apply is October 1, 2021


Students should apply to our Dermatology Elective 620B through the VSLO/VSAS website and email the following information to our residency coordinator, Terena Wells (terenaw@hs.uci.edu): 

How would your background and experience help to promote an environment of inclusive excellence in the UC Irvine Dermatology Residency Program? (not to exceed 250 words) (for information on inclusive excellence at UC Irvine, https://inclusion.uci.edu). 

How are you equipped to serve a diverse patient population during residency? (not to exceed 250 words). 

Letter of recommendation from a medical school faculty member in any medical specialty (attach to email).