RGHS membership is open to MSIII (Junior) and MSIV (Senior) students at Morsani College of Medicine (MCOM) who have demonstrated excellence in scholarly endeavors. Potential applicants must be in good academic and professional standing reflecting the highest ideals of the profession of medicine.
Students who fulfill the application criteria are encouraged to self-nominate by completing an online application, providing a CV, a personal statement and one letter of support. Membership is competitive with anticipated maximum inductees no greater than 20% of a given graduating class. It is expected that the majority of the class inductees will be selected at the end of their Junior year.
Criteria that determines if the student can apply for consideration of induction.
Scholarly projects are encouraged in all fields, including but not limited to biomedical research, innovation, education, the arts, creative endeavors and service-oriented projects. Projects should contribute towards improving medical attitudes, health outcomes and the advancement of medicine.
Qualifying scholarship must include achievements in both of the following categories to be considered:
Category A - Minimum one (1) item
Category B - Minimum two (2) items which may be from the same option
Senior CandidatesCall for nominees in JANUARY
Call for nominees in APRIL
Deadline for receipt of supporting documents in MAY
Deadline for Faculty Support Letter in MAY
Decision for induction into RGHS in JUNE
Induction ceremony and celebratory event held during senior year