Students are the future of the osteopathic profession. The AOF's McCaughan Heritage Scholarship honors and recognizes an osteopathic medical student who is committed to the science, art and philosophy of osteopathic medicine early in their career, emphasizing the integration of osteopathic principles, practice, and treatment in patient care.
McCaughan Heritage Scholarship
The recipient of this $5,000 scholarship will be an osteopathic medical student who is in good academic standing and is in his/her last-year of studies at an AOA accredited college of osteopathic medicine during the fall of the year in which appyling.
This scholarship was established in April of 1956 by Russell C. McCaughan, DO, specifically to provide education scholarships to osteopathic medical students. Previous known as the Russell C. McCaughan, DO, Education Scholarship, the scholarship criteria and award amount was revised in 2010 and approved by the AOF Board of Directors in 2011.