Woll Family Global Health Scholarships

Through the generous support of Drs. Douglas and Margo Yellin Woll, Global REACH is able to provide up to $2500 to support students' scholarly experiences abroad in low-resource settings.

Who: Third- or fourth-year UMMS students.

What: One- to two-month international clinical clerkships in a developing country.

Where: Initial experiences were concentrated in developing countries in Africa but have since expanded to South America.

Amount: Up to $2,500 to help cover the cost of travel and living expenses.

Apply: The application process is the same as for other Global REACH M4 Scholarships. Applicants apply through M Compass and indicate they are requesting a Woll Scholarship. The application period is rolling and must be completed after approval by the Office Medical School Education (also via M Compass), a minimum of two months prior to planned travel.

Travel Resouces: Find information to help plan your overseas educational experience in the Travel Services area of the website, including travel registry and insurance information, visa and passport resources, a pre-departure timeline and checklist, and more.