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The average medical school tuition and fees range from $37,000-$63,000 per year with 60% of medical students coming from families with incomes in the top 20%. An ElevateMeD Scholarship applied each year to during the students matriculation can reduce the severity of indebtedness.
Our Scholars participate in annual programming that includes mentorship, leadership development and financial wellness education. Our scholars work directly with an executive coach and a certified financial planner. The year culminates with an annual Scholars Summit where the students are brought together for a weekend of workshops geared toward their professional development.
After medical school, residency training is requirement and can be 3-7+ years depending on the specialty. Interviews for residency programs are expensive and in typical years, includes traveling and hotel stays. The average applicant spends more than $6000 in the process. These expenses are often paid by the medical student through credit cards which adds to their indebtedness.
Medical studetns are required to take 3 standardized exams as part of their degree. The cost of these exams range from 700-1600. Your contribution can help offset those costs.
- Step 1~ $700
- Step 2 (CS)~$1600
- Step 2 CK~$950
We want our ElevateMed scholars to have all of the cutting edge study materials. Your contribution will go towards making sure they have all the study materials they need to be successful and compete with their classmates with more economic resources.
Mentorship and networking requires membership in medical associations and attendance at professional conferences. We will make sure that the ElevateMed scholars are able to engage in professional organizations and conferences so that they won't miss invaluable opportunities to advance their careers.