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Resident and Medical Student Funding

 

This fund will be distributed as follows:

  • $1000 per school for family medicine residents to use towards on-campus events, retreats or any other event that engages other family medicine residents.
  • $500 for events organized by residents for medical students.
  • $500 for events organized by medical students for medical students.

Important Dates

The funding cycle is April to March annually. Requests for must be received by the OCFP before the first day of March each year. Events and activities must take place by March 31 of the funding year.

Please allow 30 days for the funds to be distributed.

How to apply

Interested residents, medical students and FMIG leads must complete the following form describing the event or activity and the amount of funding required. 

The description should include how it supports family medicine and opportunities to acknowledge funding support from OCFP.

Any questions can be sent to [email protected] and titled "Attention: Resident and Medical Student Event Support".

Funding Rules:

  • $1,000 maximum for Resident- organized, Resident-focused events.
  • $500 maximum for Resident-organized events organized with the intention of engaging medical school students and promoting the discipline of family medicine. 

  • $500 maximum for Medical Student- organized, Medical Student-focused events (often run by the Family Medicine Interest Groups). 

  • All applications are subject to OCFP approval.
  • Approved applications will receive further guidance on reimbursement, which will include submitting copies of receipts, invoices, and other supporting documentation.
  • Funding cycle is April to March annually

The OCFP requests that all successful applicants provide feedback once their event has taken place, including any resulting photographs, video, or comments from attendees.

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Important Note

The OCFP requests that all successful applicants provide feedback once their event has taken place, including any resulting photographs, video, or comments from attendees.