When to apply

Astha Burande and Jing Han, medical students

Wondering when to apply for awards and grants? Check our handy reference table.

Please note: Application periods are approximate and deadlines for some awards change year to year. Check the AMA website for the current year's dates.


Application Period


Deadlines may change year to year. Please check the respective award for the current year's deadline.

TD Insurance Meloche Monnex/AMA Medical Student Bursary

October - December

December 31

AMA Committee on Student Affairs Sponsorship Program

February - April

Early April

Dr. Michael Tarrant Scholarship

Mid-February - May

Early May

ADIUM Student Elective Travel Grant

April - May

End of May

Emerging Leaders in Health Promotion grant program

Mid-September - October

November 1

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