ATSU-KCOM student named an AOF 2022 Welch Scholars grantPosted: January 12, 2023
A.T. Still University-Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (ATSU-KCOM) student Erin Cassidy, OMS III, was recently selected as an American Osteopathic Foundation (AOF) 2022 Sterling K. Welch Scholars Grant recipient.
The Welch Scholars Grant honors students who have shown a strong commitment and affinity for osteopathic medicine throughout their education. Named in honor of Sterling Welch, DO, the award provides monetary aid for second- and third-year students at accredited osteopathic medical schools throughout the country.
Recipients are chosen based on their financial need, as well as their academic and extracurricular achievements, such as volunteer work or participation in academically related organizations.
Cassidy received over $1,000 for her achievements and dedication to her osteopathic medical education.