Student Resources

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: BCBSM Foundation provides $3000 stipends for doctoral research

The Student Award Program provides a one-year stipend for $3000 to students for applied research addressing health, health services, or policy. The intent is to support the next generation of applied researchers

Applicants must be: Doctoral (PhD or Dr. PH) and medical (MD or DO) level students enrolled in Michigan Universities during the academic year. Students must complete the application process and are referred to the website for details.

Applications must be postmarked by: April 30—no fax, hand or email deliveries accepted.

Award Announcements: August of each year

Eligible: A wide range of health care projects, including applied research, pilot programs, or demonstration and evaluation projects that affect: quality and costs of care, access to care and community health. Proposed projects must focus on the state of Michigan and address the BCBSM Foundation’s objectives.

Not eligible: Previous recipients of the award; completed or substantially completed dissertations or research projects; basic research, drug studies, and research involving non-human subjects

Additional information can be found on the website under the Student Award Program