The 5D Scholarship (pilot program)
The program offers US$1,500 for each winners who would agree to provide a brief report 6 months after receiving the scholarship. We prioritize to support the high school students and trainees in biomedicine with the following 5 characteristics:
- Dare to challenge status quo
- Devoted to public service
- Deliver outcomes
- Driven to excel
- Diverse background
To apply, please visit our page or the form directly. The application deadline is Nov. 20, 2021. The advisory committee will review and select winners and is composed of well-regarded scientists and professionals. All candidates will be de-identified during the review process for objective assessments. See the flyer (pdf file, 580k in size) here.
The winners/5D scholars of 2021 were announced on Dec. 20, 2021. The 2022 program is closed to applications. The next round of call-for-application will be open in the fall of 2023.
The program is not limited to seniors students, nor limited to the endorsed students. However, we will de-identify all candidates during review process. This pilot program is currently open to selected high schools so that we collect feedback and improve it. If you or your high school is interested in participating, please contact us at info<at# the-eef.org or mlu#at>the-eef.org.