Underrepresented Minority Scholarships

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To add a scholarship to this list, please email Juana Vazquez at jvazquez@saem.org.


Advocate Christ Medical Center

Emergency Medicine Visiting Student Elective Scholarship Program
Contact: ChristEMStudents
Albany Medical CenterAlbany Medical Center Emergency Medicine Clerkship Visiting URiM Student Scholarship
Contact: Dorcas Boahema Pinto, MD
Baylor College of Medicine

URiM Visiting Student Scholarship
Contact: Navdeep Sekhon, MD

Baylor Scott and White Medical Center Underrepresented Minority Scholarship for Visiting Students
Contact: Selene Valdez
Baylor University Medical Center in DallasURiM Scholarship
Contact: Megan Crowe
Beaumont Health SystemURiM Visiting Student Scholarship
Contact: Takesha Shelton
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School

Fourth-Year Rotation
Contact: Nicole Dubosh

Boston Medical Center/Boston University School of Medicine

Subsidized Visiting Elective Program 
Contact: Shawnda Walker
Brown UniversityVisiting Clerkship Program for Underrepresented Minorities-See Site for details and Email for more info if interested
Carolinas Medical Center (Atrium Health)

Emergency Medicine Healthcare Disparities Externship

Contact: Cortyln Brown

Central Michigan University

A unique EM Rotation Scholarship Opportunity for Students Underrepresented in Medicine
Contact: Shiela Allen

Cleveland Medical Center, University Hospitals, affiliated  with Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

David Satcher Clerkship for Underrepresented Minority Students
Contact: Marie Hoyle - Medical Student Coordinator

Cook County Health URM Scholarship/Visiting Minority ClerkshipVisiting Minority Clerkship for Cook County Health
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University and Department of Emergency Medicine at Cooper HospitalCooper Emergency Medicine Visiting Scholars Program
Sundip Patel

Denver Health and University of Colorado

Underrepresented Scholars Externship  
Contact: Manuel R. Montaño, MD (Clerkship Director)
Duke University School of Medicine
Visiting Clinical Scholars Program 
Contact: Office of Diversity and Inclusion or (919) 613-2628 
Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS)
See EVMS Scholarship Flyer for details.
EVMS Application Form.
Contact: Traci M. Pugh
Florida Atlantic University

Justice, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Emergency Medicine Elective Rotation Scholarship
Contact: Joshua J. Solano, MD

Froedtert HospitalMedical Student Rotations at Froedtert Hospital
Contact: Jennifer Myszkowski or Heidi Ludtke
George Washington University SMHS  Emergency MedicineContact: LaQuita Ross

Scholarship for Increasing Diversity in Emergency Medicine: Apply Here

Contact: Tara M Morrison, CAE, CMP

Georgetown/MedStar Washington Hospital CenterVisiting URiM Scholarship at Georgetown
Contact: Jose Nable, MD
Hackensack University Medical Center (New Jersey)Contact: La'Shari Valentin 
Harbor-UCLA Medical CenterPlease contact harbordiversity@gmail.com with any questions.

Harvard Medical School

Visiting Clerkship Program 
Contact: Fahri Ercem

Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency Program
Mass General Brigham (HAEMR)
Visiting Clerkship Program for Underrepresented in Medicine Students
Mass General: Contact Eric Shappell
Brigham and Women’s: Contact Kathleen Wittells 
Henry Ford HospitalContact: Dr. Jason Folt
Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital

Clinical Excellence through Diversity Scholarship

Contact: Nikhil Goyal

Hennepin County Medical Center (Hennepin Healthcare) Diversity Externship ScholarshipContact: jean.jones@hcmed.org or hennepin.em.diversity@gmail.com
Highland Department of EM in Oakland, CAContact: David Duong, MD MS
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Visiting Electives Program for Students Underrepresented in Medicine (VEPSUM) Fellowship 

Contact: Dr. Triveldi

Indiana University

Underrepresented Minority in Medicine Scholarship
Contact: Jim Graber

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences - University at BuffaloContact: Samantha Bordonaro, MD
Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineJohns Hopkins Emergency Medicine URM Scholarship
Contact: Sharon Bord, MD
Kaiser Permanente Family Medicine Residency RPrIDE (Residency Promoting Inclusion Diversity and Equity)

To inquire about the program please contact: graduatemedicaleduca@kp.org


Keck School of Medicine Diversity in Medicine Visiting Clerkship AwardContact: Dr. Taku Taira
Loyola Medicine Health Equity and Diversity Visiting Clerkship and Scholarship

Loyola University Medical Center, Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine
Contact: Christin Zollicoffer

LSU Health Sciences Center - Section of Emergency Medicine LSU - New Orleans
Visiting Clerkship in Emergency Medicine Scholarship Program for Underrepresented Minorities 
Contact: Dr. Jennifer Avegno 
Maimonides Medical Center New YorkContact: Jeanette Kurbedin, DO
Maine Medical Center

Maine Medical Center will be accepting visiting students for our 4th year Emergency Medicine Clerkship.

Contact: Timothy Fallon, MD (Associate Residency Program Director)

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Rochester MN campus)  Visiting Medical Student Clerkship Program - Diversity Scholarship
Medical College of Wisconsin

Visiting Medical Underrepresented in Medicine (URiM) Student Elective Program
Contact: Valerie Flanary, MD


Diversity and Inclusion Scholarship


Michigan MedicineHealth Equity Visiting Clerkship
Contact: Dr. Marcia Perry or 734-764-8185
The New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine Residency Program 

The New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine

Application Link: https://weillcornell.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8BNGkMcPkBzTga2   

Contact: jat2033@med.cornell.edu  

New York University School of Medicine & The Ronald O. Perelman Department of Emergency Medicine
NYU Langone/Bellevue is proud to offer the Emergency Medicine Visiting Elective Scholarship for Fourth-Year URM Students
Contact: Ellie Pena, Program Administrator
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and the McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern UniversityAdditional questions that are not addressed in the pdf application on the website should be directed to: visitingstudents@northwestern.edu
Ohio State University College of MedicineAll interested scholarship applicants must submit the below application materials to our program coordinator, Brittany Williams.
OHSU Graduate Medical Education and the Center for Diversity & Inclusion
OHSU Diversity Program for Visiting Students  
Contact: GME Diversity Program or (503) 494-8652. 
Or Kim Regner, Education Coordinator, Department of Emergency Medicine
Orlando Health Emergency Medicine Residency ProgramAcademic Scholarship for EM Elective for Underrepresented Minorities at Orlando Health
Contact: coleen.alford@orlandohealth.com
Prisma Health-Upstate-Greenville, SCPrisma Health-Upstate Contact: Jess Marke Clerkship Coordinator or
(864) 455-6341
Regions Hospital Emergency Medicine Diversity ScholarshipContact: Kristi Lamb
Rush UniversityUnderrepresented in Medicine Sub-Internship Scholarship

Contact: Thomas Alcorn

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School


Visiting Sub-internship Program for Underrepresented in Medicine
Contact: Tiffany Thompson, MA
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Underrepresented in Medicine Scholarship Program for Visiting Students

Contact: Robert M. Tennill, MD

Spectrum Health Lakeland

Underrepresented in Medicine Visiting Scholars Program
Contact: Jennifer Snow

Stanford University School of Medicine and the Department of Emergency Medicine
URiM Residency Experience (SCORE) Program 
Contact: Al'ai Alvarez, MD
Staten Island University HospitalStaten Island University Hospital Emergency Medicine Diversity Scholarship
Contacts: Dr. Shorok Hassan and Dr. Simona Rudnin
Thomas Jefferson Emergency Medicine and Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Thomas Jefferson Emergency Medicine Visiting Student Diversity Scholarship
Contact: Steven Bulizzi

UC San Diego

2022 UCSD EM Visiting Medical Student Externship Scholarship

Contact: Jessica Ramirez

UC San Francisco
Visiting Elective Scholarship Program
Contact: Sandra Lieu
UCLA Department of Emergency Medicine

Visiting Elective Diversity Scholarship

University of Alabama at BirminghamURiM Scholarship
Contact: Kirsten Rushing
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Emergency Medicine Residency

Underrepresented in Medicine Scholarship for Visiting Students

University of California Davis Department of Emergency Medicine
Visiting Underrepresented Scholar Program: UCDEM VUSP Description 
Apply Here: UC Davis Application
Contact: Anubhav Kaur (clerkship coordinator)
University of California Irvine School of MedicineUnderrepresented and Diversity Visiting Student Scholarship
Contact: Sonia Portillo
University of Central Florida & HCA Florida Osceola Hospital UCF/HCA GME Consortium EM Residency of Greater Orlando Visiting Clerkship Scholarship
Contact: Tracy MacIntosh
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Under-represented in Medicine Visiting Clerkship Program
Contact: Paul Kukulski
University of Connecticut School of Medicine

VESUM Scholarship 

Contact UConn SoM Office of Multicultural and Community Affairs

University of Florida College of Medicine - JacksonvilleVisiting Elective Scholars Program
Contact: Lexie Mannix, MD
University of Florida Health Department of Emergency MedicineUnderrepresented in Medicine (URiM) Visiting Student Scholarship
Contacts: Dr. Meredith Thompson and Brygitt Pfaff
University of Illinois-College of Medicine PeoriaUniversity of Illinois-College of Medicine Peoria Underrepresented in Medicine Visiting Student Program
Contacts: Christie Perry or Matthew Fischer

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

University of Iowa Underrepresented in Medicine Visiting Student Elective Program
Contact: Nathan Kramer

University of Kansas School of Medicine Emergency Department

To apply for this scholarship, you will need to apply for ERMD 919 rotation via VSAS and fill out the scholarship application here.

For additional information, please contact Jean Wolf

University of Kentucky Emergency MedicineDEI Acting Internship Scholarship
Contacts: Dr. Katelyn Yackey, Dr. Jaryd Zummer and Kellsie Sutherland
University of LouisvilleDiversity & Inclusion Scholarship
Contact: Alescia McKeel
University of Maryland Medical CenterUniversity of Maryland Emergency Medicine Underrepresented in Medicine Scholarship for Visiting Students
Contact: residency@umem.org
University of Massachusetts Chan School of Medicine–BaystateVisiting Clerkship Program for Underrepresented Minorities
Contact: Liza Smith, MD or BaystateEMdiversityinclusion@gmail.com
The University of Miami/Jackson Health SystemURM Summer Stipend
Contact: Yoni Azoulai
University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC)

URM Visiting Student Application

Contact Lara Maisch and Melanie Camejo for more information

University of Missouri- Columbia

Visiting Student Diversity Program

Contact Abbie Wright, MD, FACEP

University of North Carolina School of Medicine

The University of North Carolina Department of Emergency Medicine Scholarship for Under-Represented Minority Providers in Emergency Medicine. Click Here for Scholarship Flyer.

Contact: Kari Corker

University of OklahomaURiM Visiting Clerkship
Contact: Jamie Lawley
University of Pennsylvania

Underrepresented in Medicine Visiting Clerkships
Contact: Dr. Chidi Mwakanma
University of Pittsburgh

Jeannette E. South-Paul, MD Visiting Clerkship (JSPVC) for Students Underrepresented in Medicine

Contact: Rhonda Matthews

University of Rochester

Visiting Clerkship Program

Contact: Jennifer Williams

University of Utah School of Medicine

URiM Visiting Student Scholarship

Contact: Dan DeFilippo

University of Vermont Visiting Student Elective Scholarship Program (VSESP)Sponsored by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at the Larner College of Medicine and the Emergency Medicine faculty at the University of Vermont Medicine Center. 

    Contact: Sarah Schlein, MD, FACEP FAWM, DiMM

    University of Washington School of Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine
    University of Washington Emergency Medicine Scholars Program
    Contact: Alexis Rush, Coordinator
    University of Wisconsin, Department of Emergency Medicine

    Diversity Scholarship for Visiting Medical Students
    Contact: Niki Hagen

    UT Southwestern Emergency Medicine Visiting Elective ProgramUT Southwestern Emergency Medicine Visiting Elective Program
    Contact: Ava Pierce, MD
    Vanderbilt Department of Emergency Medicine and Vanderbilt University Office of Diversity Affairs
    Vanderbilt URM Stipend for Visiting Medical Students
    Contact: Cheri Crum
    VCU Emergency Medicine Health Equity Acting InternshipHealth Equity Acting Internship
    Contact: Nathan Lewis, MD
    Wake Forest Baptist Health Scholarship Clerkship
    Contact: Joycelyn Johnson or 336 716-3770
    Washington University School of Medicine

    Diversity Scholarship

    Contact: Ernesto Romo

    Wayne State UniversityDetroit-Regional Elective Scholarship for Underrepresented Students (D-RESUS)
    Contact: Sarkis R Kouyoumjian 
    West Virginia University

    Underrepresented in Medicine Visiting Medical scholarship for Emergency Medicine at WVU    
    Contact person: Ashley Curry

    Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine

    Underrepresented in Medicine Visiting Elective Scholarship Program 

    Contact: Amy Esman

    William Beaumont Hospital

    See Beaumont URM Flyer for more information.

    Clerkship Coordinator: Takesha Shelton

    Information Contact: Ronny Otero



    Yale New Haven Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine


    Scholarship for Underrepresented Minorities 
    Contact: Lisa Courtney