Aloha e Native Hawaiian JABSOM Students!
NHCOE is pleased to offer stipends supporting NH JABSOM students prepare for USLME Steps 1 and 2. Preference will be given to MS1s. Stipends up to $1000 for MS1s and $500 for MS2s /MS3s are disbursed through reimbursement to NH JABSOM students only and not a third party.
5-10 hours of community service in Native Hawaiian initiatives are required and need prior approval by NHCOE. Hours can be completed from July 2017 through December 31st, 2018. Community service opportunities include:
- JABSOM and NHCOE activities: Native Hawaiian Student Pathways to Medicine, Native Hawaiian Interdisciplinary Health, Nānākuli Pathways to Health (Nā Ōpio o Nānākuli and Kuaola), Ka Lama Kukui, NHCOE newsletter articles, high school visits at JABSOM, Native Hawaiian Immersion Weekend, Kihei Ceremony, and JABSOM mala days.
- Community Events: Community workdays at various cultural sights: Makaha Farms, Papahana Kuaola, Hui Ku Maoli Ola.
Deadline to submit receipts for reimbursement is April 30th, 2018. For more info please fill out and sign the attached forms below. Make an appointment to see Sachi Kaulukuku, MS.