Dr. Michael Tarrant Scholarship

It's all about rural medicine

The Tarrant Scholarship is awarded to third-year medical students from the University of Alberta and the University of Calgary who demonstrate strong interest in studying and developing a career in rural medicine. It is bestowed each year by the Alberta Medical Association’s Section of Rural Medicine.

Read the bios (2017-20) of the scholarship recipients

Applications

Application deadline: June 1, 2021

Honoring Dr. Michael Tarrant

Dr. Michael Tarrant championed rural medical undergraduate education and the development of physicians dedicated to health care in rural Alberta. He served with the U of C Department of Family Medicine as residency program director and undergraduate coordinator.

Dr. Tarrant was a family physician in Calgary, a staff member at Foothills Medical Centre and a member of the College of Family Physicians of Canada.

Scholarship recipients

2020

2019

2018

2017

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