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CGH Scholar Award in Medicine

CGH provides travel support for 4th year medical students pursuing clinical rotations in resource-limited settings. Electives conducted at approved UVa School of Medicine International Elective sites including South Africa, Uganda, Rwanda, Guatemala and Tanzania are eligible for funding support. 

The CGH Scholar Award in Medicine was established in 1978 by CGH Founding Director, Dr. Richard Guerrant. 

Standard awards:

$1000 for electivies in Africa.
$600 for electives in Central America.

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