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Scholarship Details

North American Spine Scholarship


  • Open to any currently enrolled student who wishes to pursue a career in medicine.

More Details

All applications must be submitted by December 1, 2018.

How to Apply

  • Submit a personal statement of your course of study and intended career (max length 750 words)
  • Submit name of school, area of study, and intended graduation date
  • Submit an essay (max 2,000 words) or a video (max 2 minutes) on the following topic:
    • The essay or video submitted must address disc-related spine pain and non-pharmaceutical treatment to a non-professional audience of spine pain sufferers. Use clear, concise language to inform your potential patient’s decision. Sample ideas include:
      • The causes and progression of a disc-related disease or condition. For example: a bulging disc.
      • How to recognize a disc-related condition and what to do about it
      • Common co-morbidities of disc-related conditions
      • Risks and rewards of surgical spine intervention

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Deadline: 12/01/2018

Amount: $2,500

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