The following is a general timeline for the III Scholarship Requirement. For specific due dates and assignments, please refer to each III program’s respective website. It is very important that you monitor and follow through on the deadlines for your III program in order to complete the III Scholarship Requirement.


Fall 2019
  • Choose a III program to apply to
  • If you choose Scholarship of Discovery or Integration, use this time to find a mentor and project
January 2020
  • Applications due for RUOP and GHIP
February 2020
  • Applications due for Scholarship of Discovery and Scholarship of Integration
February 28, 2020
  • All students commit to a project
Summer 2020
  • Students commence work on their project
Fall 2020
  • Scholarship of Discovery, RUOP, and GHIP students present their work as a poster at the Medical Student III Poster Session
  • Scholarship of Integration students submit a Final Paper due 9/3/2019. Participation in the Poster Session is optional for Scholarship of Integration students.
Winter 2021
  • Faculty Mentors for Scholarship of Discovery and for Scholarship of Integration submit evaluations of student work