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David Geffen Scholarship No More Dreams Deferred

David Geffen Medical Scholarships


The David Geffen Medical Scholarships will position recipients to immediately pursue careers in clinical practice, teaching, research and public service, giving them the tools to become leaders in health care, in the community, in academic medicine and in health care policy – without the economic burden.

Up to 33 of these merit-based scholarships will be awarded this year. 

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No More Dreams Deferred

A Letter from the DeanA generous gift by entertainment executive and philanthropist David Geffen will ensure that a cohort of the very best medical students will have the means to pursue their careers unburdened by debt.


What happens to a dream deferred? "Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun ... or does it explode?" Now, because of David Geffen, many aspiring medical students will not have to face this provocative question. Read more »

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