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Apply to Georgetown’s School of Medicine Academy for Research, Clinical & Health Equity Scholarship (ARCHES) Program 2022

The Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ODEI) at Georgetown University School of Medicine is pleased to invite rising juniors and rising seniors to apply to be part of our fifth cohort of fellows for the 2022 Dean for Medical Education's Academy for Research, Clinical, and Health Equity Scholarship (ARCHES) Program. 

Spend your summer shadowing physicians, engaging in independent research, and discussing health equity in the Washington DC area. Click here to APPLY NOW!

If you are interested in learning more about the program, ODEI will be hosting outreach webinars and ARCHES Alumni Panels. Click here to sign up or click this link to register:

Application deadline is February 11, 2022 by 12PM ET 

Program Dates & Benefits:

·  Dates: Wednesday, June 22 - Friday, August 5, 2022. Move in day is Wednesday, June 22nd and move out day is Saturday, August 6th.

·  Summer Stipend: $4,000 ($2,000 paid after the first 3 weeks - $2,000 paid conclusion of program)

·  Housing: On-Campus housing at Georgetown University - Same-gender identity, suite-style, double-occupancy rooms

·  Travel: Awarded up to $250 per student on a case by case basis by the Georgetown Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion


AAMC announces that MCAT Registration for 2022 exams will open on October 13th.

Scheduling for January and March through June 2022 test dates will begin on October 13 or 14 at noon ET depending on your preferred test center location. See Regional Opening information below for more details. 

Thay are offering advance scheduling opportunities to examinees who have approved accommodations. If you have approved accommodations, you can expect to receive an email with more information and instructions from Pearson VUE the week of September 13. If you have not received this email from Pearson VUE by Monday, September 20, please contact