MMSA Award Deadline Approaching – Dec 5!

Hello Medical Students,



Application Deadline: Tuesday, December 5, 2017

On behalf of the MMSA, Awards UGME would like to remind all of you to apply for one or more of the following Annual MMSA Awards:

 1.     MMSA Citizenship Award:

�         Presented to a student who has shown a remarkable contribution to the social and academic well-being of medical students

�         Examples include: Contributions to campus events, student leadership or student advocacy

2.     MMSA Katherine Anne Klassen Memorial Community Service Award:

�         Presented to a student who has been active outside the Faculty of Medicine and the Bannatyne campus

�         Examples include: Social advocacy, volunteer work, charitable work, youth or religious groups, etc.

3.     MMSA Leadership Award:

�         Presented to a student who has demonstrated leadership qualities inside or outside the faculty

�         Examples include: Student Interest Group leaders, MMSA reps etc.

4.     MMSA Global Health Award:

�         Presented to a student who has made a remarkable contribution to global health

�         Examples include: Aboriginal/First Nations, inner city, international, or refugee health


FOR YOUR INFORMATION: Letter of Nomination is written by someone else to nominate you (the student) for a particular award such as the MMSA Citizenship Award or the Katherine Anne Klassen Community Award.


Application Details:

Please submit the following documentation electronically to by 4:30pm, Tuesday, December 5, 2017 with MMSA Award Application in the subject line.


– A completed application form

– All the documentation necessary for each award applied for (please read the application carefully).

All Applications must include on each page of all materials submitted:

– Your full name

– Contact information

– Name of the award for which you are applying

The successful applicant will be notified in advance and be presented their award at the annual MMSA Teaching Awards.

If you have any questions, please don?t hesitate to contact Awards UGME at


Best regards,


Dr. Aaron Chiu, Chair, Awards UGME

Jen Parker, Program Coordinator, Awards UGME


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