Scholarships & Awards

Erickson Explorers Award for Humanitarian Care

UIC Medical Students, Residents and Fellows:

Timothy Erickson, MD has provided up to $1,000 in funds annually for a 4th year medical student and $1,500 in funds annually for a medical resident or fellow from the University of Illinois at Chicago to support an international humanitarian initiative. The Award is to support travel/flight expenses to underserved, remote regions of the world in low-middle income countries. The elective rotation should be designed to either provide humanitarian medical care or the advancement of global health research in these selected regions of the world.

Next round for applications:  Projected April 2020

Past Awardees