MERP Advancer Award

Awarded to students who have excelled academically and provided leadership to peers during the Medical Education Readiness Program.

AUC's Scholarship Committee reviews applications and awards scholarships on a weekly basis. If you have questions or further documentation to submit, please email

Award Amount

$5,000 towards tuition – one-time award towards first semester

Semester Application Deadline Final Award Date
May 2017 4/14/2017 4/21/2017
September 2017 8/11/2017 8/18/17
January 2018 12/8/2017 12/15/2017

Eligibility requirements

  • Complete MERP with a minimum score of 80
  • Complete the award application
  • Personal essay detailing leadership and contributions to the MERP cohort
  • Letter of recommendation from MERP peers or faculty
  • This award is open to incoming students only

Required documentation can be provided using the Upload Attachments button below, via email at, or mailed directly to AUC (with attention to the Scholarship Committee) at this address:

American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine
901 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Suite 700
Coral Gables, FL 33134


Apply for the Scholarship