August 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;Fall2007 Foundation Update, Vol. 177, p5
Academic Journal
The article offers information on Adam Cota, recipient of a $5,000 scholarship raised by the Canadian Medical foundation in Canada through their special bursary program for aboriginal medical students. Cota is a second-year medical student at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia. Cota states that without the bursary it would have been impossible for him to pursue medical studies as he would not have been able to afford it. He also states that after receiving the financial assistance, it became very easy for him to manage his daily expenses and concentrate more on his studies.


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