UAB Division of Orthopaedic Surgery Research Fellowship

  • UAB School of Medicine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Birmingham, AL, United States
  • Jan 09, 2018
Scholarship - General Health Science Life Science Medical Sciences Physics


Award Amount: $25,000

Deadline: Ongoing

Brief Description:

The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Division of Orthopedic Surgery is pleased to announce “UAB Division of Orthopaedic Surgery Research Fellowship”. Medical students interested in orthopedic surgery as a career, a yearlong comprehensive musculoskeletal experience are eligible to apply.  The goal of the fellowship is to provide students a broad exposure to orthopedics to help build a solid foundation prior to residency, to learn how to conduct clinical research and to build strategic relationships within the profession.


This scholarship program is applicable for:

  • Medical students interested in orthopedic surgery as a career, a year-long comprehensive musculoskeletal experience.
  • The year is designed for medical students between their third and fourth year and is a blend of research (70%) and clinical (30%) experiences.

Supporting Documents:

Submit the following information as part of their package:

  • Recommendations
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Essay

Submitting Details:

After completing the application return your application to Brent A. Ponce, M.D. at

Award Description:

The fellowship provides the stipend of up to $25,000.