The Academy’s student grants and fellowships allow medical students the opportunity to gain direct, hands-on experience in a high-quality research environment and exposure to health policy making and leadership development.

Each student conducts a summer research project under the direction of an established senior investigator at a top institution. The experience prepares them to move on to more intensive research commitments as their careers develop.

The Glorney-Raisbeck Medical Student Grants in Cardiovascular Research

Applications Now Open - Submission Deadline January 15, 2018
The Glorney-Raisbeck Medical Student Grants in Cardiovascular Research are awarded to MD candidates who are either enrolled in a New York-area medical school or plan to conduct research at a New York-area institution, to pursue 10-12 week summer research projects seeking better understanding of the causes, prevention, and treatment of cardiovascular diseases. Up to four $4,000 grants, consisting of a $3,500 student stipend plus $500 in support of the laboratory or department at which the student will conduct research, will be awarded each year. 

The Margaret E. Mahoney Fellowships

The Margaret E. Mahoney Fellowship program provides stipends for outstanding medical, dental, public health, public policy, and graduate nursing students to conduct summer research projects on some aspect of health care delivery transformation for vulnerable populations and/or early childhood health and development, with an emphasis on policy implications. Fellows are also required to participate in a variety of leadership development activities. Fellows will receive a stipend of $4,500. 

The David E. Rogers Student Fellowship Award (for Medical and Dental Students)

Applications Now Open - Submission Deadline January 15, 2018
The David E. Rogers Student Fellowship Award is a national fellowship for medical and dental students in support of a 10-12 week mentored project initiated during the summer between the first and second years of medical or dental school. Up to five grants of approximately $4,000 will be awarded. The Fellowship is meant to enrich the educational experiences of students through projects that couple medicine and dentistry with the needs of underserved or disadvantaged patients or populations.

The Ferdinand C. Valentine Medical Student Research Grants in Urology

Applications Now Open - Submission Deadline January 15, 2018
The Ferdinand C. Valentine Medical Student Research Grants in Urology are awarded to MD candidates who are either enrolled in a New York-area medical school or plan to conduct research at a New York-area institution, to pursue 10-12 week mentored summer research projects in urology. Up to three $4,000 grants will be awarded each year.