Student Leadership – Rising Star Award

The Student Leadership – Rising Star Award supports, promotes, and recognizes students, our future leaders and advocates for family medicine. It is awarded to a NB medical student.

Award Criteria

To qualify, applicants must:

  • Be a student enrolled in the undergraduate medical degree program at either Dalhousie MedNB, Université de Sherbrooke, or Memorial University.
  • Demonstrate a genuine interest in family medicine which is reflected in his or her experiences and chosen electives.
  • Participate in various family medicine activities during their studies (e.g. participation in a Family Medicine Interest Group, Student Information Session, Shadowing Program or attending the FMC.)
  • Demonstrate strong leadership skills in advocacy, community service and/or education.

Applicants can be self-nominated, nominated by a peer, or by faculty.

The recipient of this award will receive an engraved plaque, recognition on the NBCFP website and in the president’s message, as well as a cheque for 250$.

Click below to submit a nomination.

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Please provide evidence of your candidate’s outstanding contributions relevant to the description of this award in the form of descriptive materials, testimonials, and/or other documentation:

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Deadline for application is April 1, 2020.