Application Information

The DDS Symposium is a one-day event designed to provide exposure to various healthcare careers to students 14-18 years of age. Attendees will enjoy fun, stimulating games and activities, a chance to network with local health professionals and like-minded peers, and an opportunity to compete for a $1,000 scholarship!

Click here to register for the 2021 Determined to be a Doctor Someday Symposium in Memphis, TN

Important Information to Note

CONSENT FORMS: After your registration has been received, consent forms will be emailed and must be completed prior to participation. (Please check your spam folder if you do not receive it.)

DATE: Saturday, August 14, 2021

TIME: The virtual doors will open at 8:45 AM, and the event will end promptly at 2:00 PM.

COST: Free!

WHAT TO EXPECT: Fun, fun, and more fun! If you are interested in applying for one of the $1,000 scholarships, visit our website and complete an application by the deadline. You must be present to win.

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Apply for the Symposium Scholarship!

To apply for the 2021 Wisdom F. Coleman Memorial Scholarship, you must complete a separate application. (The link is below.) Any participant attending the Symposium and between 14-18 years of age may apply. There is no GPA requirement. You must be present to win. The deadline to apply is Friday, July 16, 2021 at 5:00 PM.

Click here for the link to the scholarship application