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2021 Medical Student MISSION Fellowship

Medical students interested in neurosurgery as a career are urged to apply for the Young Neurosurgeons Committee’s (YNC) 2021 Medical Student MISSION Fellowship. The two-year fellowship enables a North American medical student to attend and participate on subcommittees under the direction of assigned AANS YNC mentors. Applicants will propose a research topic that addresses a system/practice issue. The completed project will be presented as an abstract at the spring YNC meeting at the completion of the fellowship. The $1,000 annual award is given for the fellow to travel to the AANS Annual Scientific Meeting.

To be eligible, you must be an AANS Medical Student member and graduate in 2023 or later. Access the application by logging into MyAANS and selecting My Applications – Medical Student Fellowship. Deadline for submission is December 15, 2020