National Conference Funding

Please fill out and submit the national funding form below before your event, 3 days prior to SCOMSA meetings (SCOMSA meeting schedule). The following groups are approved for national funding:

  1. Asian American Medical Association
  2. Association of Latino Medical Students
  3. American Medical Student Association
  4. American Medical Association/Massachusetts Medical Society
  5. Medical Students for Choice
  6. Medical Gay and Lesbian Organization (MedGLO)
  7. Maimonides Society
  8. AAMC-Organization of Student Representatives
  9. Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG)
  10. South Asian Medical Students Association
  11. Student National Medical Association

Instructions for National Funding:

  1. Please submit all forms at least 3 days prior to the SCOMSA meeting before the conference.
  2. Two applications are allowed per academic year, starting June 1.
  3. SCOMSA does NOT cover registration fees.
  4. Please fill out 1 request form per conference.  Apply for the total amount of funding you would like to receive (up to $1500).  Keep in mind that each person will be reimbursed up to $300.
  5. Please submit the following to Liz Gallagher 30 days after your trip, one reimbursement form per student:
  6. If you are sharing hotel rooms, only the student whose name is on the reservation will be reimbursed.
  7. Flights will only be reimbursed TO and FROM Boston.  Students are not allowed to make pit stops or use funding to visit friends or family.

    National Conference Funding

Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine