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Montana AHEC MedStart Summer Camp

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Montana Area Health Education Center
Mar 6, 2020

Grace Ulven


Montana AHEC MedStart is a health career exploration summer camp for high school students in Montana who are current sophomores and juniors. Scholarships are available for students who come from disadvantaged backgrounds, low-income families, rural areas, minorities, or who will be first in their family to attend college.

The camp is 5-day program that offers hands-on experience for students within healthcare fields. Sessions may include:

  • Dissections
  • Blood typing
  • Suturing
  • Taking blood pressure
  • Job shadowing
  • College planning
  • Financial aid

2020 Camp locations and dates are:

  • University of Montana in Missoula, June 7-11, 2020
  • University of Providence/Great Falls College, June 14–18, 2020
  • Miles Community College in Miles City, July 12–16, 2020
  • Montana Tech/Carroll College in Butte/Helena, July 19–24, 2020
  • Montana State University Billings, July 26–30, 2020

Eligible applicants are high school students in Montana who are current sophomores and juniors. Homeschooled and GED students are eligible. Students may be no older than 18. Students may apply for a second year of MedStart, but may not attend camp at the same campus 2 years in a row.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

The cost to attend is $500. Scholarships are available.

Application process

A link to the online application is available on the program website when applications are being accepted.

Tagged as
Health workforce pipeline · Montana

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