MERP Advancer Award

A $5,000 award given 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

Application Deadlines & Award Dates

September 2019 Application Deadline: 11:59PM Eastern Time 8/9/2019
September 2019 Final Award Date: 8/16/2019

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 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
880 SW 145th Avenue, Suite 202
Pembroke Pines, FL 33027

Note: Though AUC's Scholarship Committee will review award applications as they are received, this scholarship will only be officially awarded to applicants who hold an offer of admission to AUC.

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