AMA student sponsorships: The results are in!

May 18, 2018

The Committee on Student Affairs recently met to review sponsorship applications. Based on funding criteria and the individual components of the application, the committee chose the following projects/events to receive funding.

Please note: the full amount of funding requested in the application may not have been approved.

    1. AMSCAR
    2. Asclepius Medical Camp for Youth
    3. Create, Collaborate, Connect
    4. Education Advocacy Program: Tele-mentoring and Community Correlation
    5. FMWC - Federation of Medical Women in Canada
    6. Gender and Sexual Diversity Forum
    7. Inclusive Health: An LGBTQ+ Healthcare Primer
    8. Incurable Diseases
    9. Indigenous Health Speaker Series
    10. Interprofessional Collaboration through Simulation
    11. Leaders in Medicine Symposium
    12. MD Admissions Initiative for Diversity and Equity (MD AIDE)
    13. Mental Health Week
    14. Multi Skills Day
    15. NICU Graduate Playgroups & Family Support Program
    16. PedsCases
    17. Political Advocacy Day Training
    18. Starlight Performance Camp
    19. Student Run Simulation Team Training
    20. Students for Health Innovation and Education (SHINE) Refugee Project
    21. The 3-Minute Thesis Competition - Medicine Edition (3MT-MD)
    22. The Reciprocity Project
    23. Trauma Informed Care Workshop
    24. Women's Empowerment Night

We hope to provide a short summary of the success of each project following their event.

Congratulations to all recipients. We wish you success with your event/initiative.*

*If you are a recipient, please contact Jennifer McCombe at for more information on the amount of funding your project can expect to receive.


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