Annual Symposium Scholarship Request
The goal of the Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group (DSMIG-USA) Scholarship Program is to provide financial assistance for recipients to attend the DSMIG-USA Annual Symposium. The number of scholarships awarded each year will depend on available funding. The 2024 conference will take place from July 25-26, 2024 in Phoenix, AZ. For a full explanation of available scholarships and criteria, please see dsmig-usa.org/2024-symposium. Any application for the Rising Star Scholarship is automatically considered for the Financial Need Scholarship as well.
Credentials (if Applicable)
I am submitting a nomination for the following scholarship program
Rising Star Scholarship
Financial Need Scholarship
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Years of related professional work experience
RISING STAR SCHOLARSHIP Essay: How do you plan to apply what you learn at the DSMIG-USA symposium to your studies, research, or professional career related to the care of individuals with Down syndrome?
Do not include your name on your essay page(s) as this will disqualify your essay. Limit: 500 words
FINANCIAL NEED SCHOLARSHIP Essay: How will the scholarship increase the ability to attend the DSMIG-USA symposium?
Do not include your name on your essay page(s) as this will disqualify your essay. Limit: 100 words
Yes, I am a DSMIG-USA Member
No, I am not a DSMIG-USA Member
RISING STAR APPLICANTS Must Include a Resume
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