Berkeley Heights, NJ (PRWEB) September 10, 2015
The Summit Medical Group Foundation (“SMGF”) is pleased to announce that the Steven and Beverly Rubenstein Foundation has made a generous gift of $25,000 to SMGF’s scholarship program. SMGF is now able to offer up to $25,000 in scholarship funds to a current medical resident pursuing his or her medical career in the field of Oncology. Applications are due no later than Wednesday, September 23, 2015.
“We are very grateful to the Rubenstein Foundation for making it possible for SMGF to provide these funds to a medical student pursuing a career in oncology,” notes SMGF President, Steven Kaye, CFP, CLU, ChFC, RHU, CEBS, AAMS, CRC, AIF. “SMGF is actively engaging the next generation of medical professionals through our very successful education programs.”
To be eligible, an applicant must be a medical resident who is planning to pursue an oncology fellowship in New Jersey. In addition, the applicant must:
- Be a US citizen or permanent US resident
- Provide medical school transcripts
- Attach 2 letters of recommendation from professionals in your area of study.
- Complete the scholarship application including written essay of 500 words or less addressing the applicant's statement of interest, academic goals and description of how this career choice can make a difference in the care of individuals with cancer.
Applications must be submitted online at http://www.smg-foundation.org. The deadline for applications is Wednesday, September 23, 2015.
ABOUT THE SUMMIT MEDICAL GROUP FOUNDATION
The Summit Medical Group Foundation’s mission is to enrich the lives of members of our community through health promotion, medical research and medical education.The Summit Medical Group Foundation is a New Jersey nonprofit corporation exempt from federal income tax under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3), The Foundation . has received a determination letter from the Internal Revenue Service providing that contributions to the Foundation are deductible as charitable contributions under Internal Revenue Code Section 170. For more information on SMGF, visit http://www.smg-foundation.org.
ABOUT SUMMIT MEDICAL GROUP
Summit Medical Group (SMG) is the largest privately held multispecialty medical practice in New Jersey. SMG maintains a 42-acre healthcare campus in Berkeley Heights and 37 additional practice locations in Essex, Hudson, Morris, Passaic, Somerset, and Union counties. As an East Coast premier multispecialty group, SMG has provided exceptional primary and specialty care since 1929. Visit http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com.