The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Community Engagement is now accepting applications for the new innovative program named “OU Med REV UP!”. The program is a medical school readiness opportunity established to support MCAT course prep, mentoring, career building, simulated clinical experiences, financial literacy and soft skill development workshops. Through a multi-year Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) grant, the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center College of Medicine will provide this program to increase the pipeline opportunity for URM (underrepresented minority) undergraduate students seeking a career as a physician. The OU Med REV UP! program is geared towards increasing the amount of qualified students, especially those from a disadvantaged backgrounds, to enter and succeed in medical school. Eligible participants should possess the following criteria listed below to apply; however, all applicants will be considered regardless of background. The application will close on December 15th.
Who is eligible?
• Enrolled at a qualified higher educational institution
• Applicant must express a desire to go to medical school
• U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Resident
• Minimum Science and Cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
• At least come from one of the following backgrounds:
o Tribal communities
o Rural communities
o Underserved communities
o First Generation college student
For more information and updates about this and other programs hosted by the Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Community Engagement, please visit our website at the following link: https://medicine.ouhsc.edu/About/Office-of-Diversity-Inclusion-and-Community-Engagement
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