University of Missouri - Kansas City
School of Medicine
Amit J. Patel, MD - Extra Mile
University of Missouri Kansas City announces the Amit J. Patel, MD Extra Mile Scholarship. Please use this application to apply. This scholarship consists of one award of $5,000 to be applied to the upcoming academic year. Eligibility for this award consist of a combined cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, students must be years 3-5 to apply, and must have completed at least 10 volunteer hours since the beginning of the fall semester with proof of at least two different activities signed by volunteer supervisor. These hours must be philanthropic in nature and done voluntarily.
In addition to this application, you will need to submit a 3-5 page paper describing how the volunteer activities you submitted hours for impacted your life. Describe what you learned personally, with self-reflection/awareness/improvement as a well-rounded individual being the central context of the paper.
- The paper can also describe any clinical encounters that you have had during your formal education through the School of Medicine.