2015 UMKC Summer Scholars Program

2015 UMKC Summer Scholars Program
Application
INSTRUCTIONS: PLEASE COMPLETE THIS FORM IN INK OR TYPE
Name: __________________________________________________________________
Address: ________________________________________________________________
City/State: ________________________________________ Zip Code______________
Phone No.: (___)_______________________
Male:_____ Female:_____
Grade in School as of Sept. 2015:____________________
EMAIL ADDRESS:_______________________________________________________
(Required--will be used to notify you of the decision)
High School Attended:_____________________________________________________
Parents
name(s)______________________________________________________
____
Address ____________________________________________(if
different than above)
City/State_______________________________ Zip code_____________
Jacket Size:__________________Height:_______________Weight_________________
What group best describes your race/ethnicity?
American Indian___
Caucasian___
African American___
Multiracial___
Asian___
Hispanic/Latino___
Southeast Asian Immigrant (Cambodian, Vietnamese, Laotian)___
Other_______________________________________ (Identify)
Citizenship
Are you a U.S. citizen? Yes___ No___
If no, what is your country of citizenship? _____________________________________
Are you a U.S. permanent resident? Yes___ No___
If yes, please provide your card number: ______________________________________
Date of issue:________________________________
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NOTE: Availability (Please check mark the appropriate response(s).)
I am available to attend all Summer Scholars classes during the period of July 13th to July
31.
___Yes
___No (if No, see below)
___My vacation plans conflict with the program dates July 13 – July 31, 2015.
___ I have enrolled in a program that may be a schedule conflict.
___Other_________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________
Science Preparation
Please check the courses you have taken previously.
Basic Chemistry ____
Advanced Chemistry (AP or IB) _____
Anatomy/Physiology_____
ACT Preparation__________
Have you taken the ACT or SAT? Yes________
No______
Do you consider yourself an advanced science student? If so, are you willing to
participate in daily chemistry enrichment and review?
Yes________
No___________________
What courses have been difficult for you, if any?____________________________
Interest in medicine and health careers: Please indicate how interested you are in
pursuing a career in medicine:
___Extremely interested
___Somewhat interested
___Interested
___Undecided
Do you have an interest in other health careers? If so, please indicate your interests
below:
____Nursing
____Dentistry
______Pharmacy
______Psychology/counseling
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Application
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1. Write a statement expressing your reasons for wanting to be in the Summer
Scholars Program. Include your general goals and career ambitions.
“I want to participate in the Summer Scholars Program because…”
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2. Significant School Activities (student government, athletics, clubs, tutoring,
etc.)
9th grade:
10th grade:
11th grade:
3. Offices held
9th grade:
10th grade:
11th grade:
4. Community Contributions (health-related experiences, volunteer work,
scouts, youth groups, etc.)
9th grade:
10th grade:
11th grade:
5. Summer Activities (travel, institutes, camp, etc.)
6. Employment (full and part-time -- with dates)
7. Current Hobbies and Leisure Time Interests
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Application
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Parental Permission
I have reviewed my child’s application for the UMKC Summer Scholars Program,
and as his/her parent or guardian, I give my permission for him/her to participate in
the program’s activities on the Hospital Hill campus.
Summer Scholars Outcomes Project: I also give permission for my child or
members of the family to be contacted in the future for the purpose of tracking future
career choices and outcomes.
___________________________________
Parent/Guardian Signature
_______________
Date
Transcript Release Permission
I hereby give my permission for a copy of a transcript of my grades and standardized
test scores to be sent to the UMKC Summer Scholars Selection Committee.
__________________________________
Parent/Guardian Signature
________________
Date
Note: Return this application to your guidance counselor as soon as possible.
THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO GET THE APPLICATION TO YOUR
COUNSELOR IS APRIL 27, 2015.
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CONFIDENTIAL
TO BE COMPLETED BY MATH OR SCIENCE INSTRUCTOR
The following is my assessment of ________________________________________
concerning his/her aptitude for careers in the health sciences:
Name:_____________________________________ Title:_____________________
NOTE: THE APPLICATION DEADLINE TO GET THIS TO THE COUNSELOR IS
Promptly return this form to the Guidance Counselor who will send the completed
application materials to:
Kenneth Beene
Summer Scholars Program
UMKC School of Medicine
2411 Holmes
Kansas City, Missouri 64108-2792
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Application
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CONFIDENTIAL
TO BE COMPLETED BY GUIDANCE COUNSELOR
The following is my assessment of ________________________________________
Concerning his/her aptitude for careers in the health sciences:
Name:________________________________________ Title: _________________
NOTE: THE APPLICATION DEADLINE IS Return this form with the student’s
completed application, transcript, list of current semester’s classes, and math or
science instructor’s confidential statement to:
Kenneth Beene
Summer Scholars Program
UMKC School of Medicine
2411 Holmes
Kansas City, Missouri 64108-2792
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