Research and Clinical Opportunities

American Academy of Neurology Medical Student Summer Scholarship (AAN SIGN)


The sponsor provides support for summer fellowships to stimulate individuals to pursue careers in Neurology in either research or practice settings. Must be a member of a SIGN chapter. Eligible applicants are first or second year medical students in good standing. More than one student from an institution may apply, but only one student will be selected from an institution. The project is to be conducted through a US or Canadian institution of the Student's choice. Student fellows are awarded a stipend to work on a project jointly designed by the student and sponsoring institution. Students may reapply up to two times. Funding will be awarded to the student at the beginning of the project. Applicants may receive concurrent support for the project. The student must submit a summary of the project and preceptors must include a written evaluation of the student's work at the close of the project.