Therese Zink Student Narrative Award

Established in 2015, this $500 award is presented to one graduating medical student whose narrative, has been accepted for publication by a journal, or has been published. Family Medicine faculty will review submitted narratives and determine the recipient. 

Application process

A panel of faculty specialists will judge entries. The awards will be presented at the University of Minnesota Foundation’s Spring Honors and Awards Reception.

Submit proposals and application form to:

Therese Zink Student Narrative Award Committee

Submit via email to:

University of Minnesota Medical School 

Application Deadline: March 1

Application Form