Student Scholarship Application Form

Deadline September 1

Applicant must be enrolled by September 1st, into a NAACLS accredited program in clinical laboratory science with a strong interest in a career in clinical microbiology.

To apply, complete the application form, with a resume, transcript (copy is acceptable), letters of recommendations and objectives. Information can be sent electronically or by mail.

Fill out my online form.


Describe reasons for pursuing a career in Clinical Microbiology, as well as short and long term goals during the current training and post graduation. Attach a brief essay (500 words or less) if more space is needed.


Letter of Recommendation from a Program Director, faculty member, or other academic faculty member.

Letters of reference should be mailed separately if application is submitted online.


After submission:

Only completed application will be reviewed. Application Packets will be accepted by email or mail postmarked no later than September 1. Notification of the receipt of the application will be within one week. All applicants will be notified of the outcome by October 15.


Lisa L Steed
Chair, Scholarship and Travel Awards Committee
MUSC – Dept of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
171 Ashley Ave., MSC 908
Charleston, SC. 29425-9080
phone: 843-792-1108 fax: 843-792-1014