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April 15 is deadline for William J. Wright Scholarships

Apr. 11, 2013

The William J. Wright Scholarship is awarded to third-and fourth-year medical students, physicians in cancer-related post-doctoral training programs, and/or medical doctors who are employed by the IU School of Medicine pursing cancer-related fellowship training, all of whom demonstrate the commitment and potential for conducting cancer research, and all of whom demonstrate outstanding character and well-defined professional goals. 

The expectation for this award is that the student will devote at least two months of their school year to a project that will further the care of patients with cancer, including a formal basic, translational or clinical science research project, quality improvement project, health outcome research, cancer awareness program. 

Students with research grants that are already supporting their education are not eligible. 

This award is supported by the IU Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center William J. Wright Scholarship Fund.

For more information, or to apply, download the application or contact Elizabeth Parsons at eparsons@iupui.edu.

Application deadline is Monday, April 15.

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