Department of Family and Preventive Medicine

Calendar

Fall 2021 Cycle Timeline

  • Application Process Opens - September 24* 
  • Eligibility Determination Closes - October 24 
  • Final Application Due - October 31
  • Applicant Interviews - early-mid November
  • Decisions Announced - December 15
  • Award Ceremony - January 5, 2022

 

Spring 2022 Cycle Timeline

  • Application Process Opens - December 1, 2021
  • Eligibility Determination Closes - January 24, 2022
  • Final Application Due - January 31, 2022
  • Application Interviews - mid-February
  • Decisions Announced - March 15, 2022
  • Award Ceremony - April 5, 2022

Selection Criteria

  • Demonstrated interest and commitment to primary care practice
  • Demonstrated indebtedness or other financial need (formal or other financial obligations for SOM expenses, other non-SOM debt)
  • Attention to producing a diverse workforce for Georgia and inclusion of individuals who are under-represented in medicine
  • Geographic diversity in practice (underserved, rural, non-Metro)
  • Employer is non-profit, publicly held or has an explicit and stated mission of service
  • Representation of pediatrics, internal medicine, family medicine, and geriatrics