Chen-kuo, Amy and Aileen Chang Memorial Award

Established by Dr. Daniel O’Hearn along with friends and family in memory of Dr. O’Hearn’s wife, Aileen Chang, MD ’91, BS ’87, and her parents Chen-Kuo and Amy Chang. Must be a rising senior in good standing in the University Honors College and demonstrates an intention to continue their studies in the medical research field. Preference will be given to a student who:

1. is studying Oncology, specifically lung cancer in non-smokers and/or women
2. has financial need
3. demonstrates a strong interest in medicine and research
4. has worked on or had employment experience in medicine/oncology research and/or is working on a related innovative and novel research project
5. has plans to pursue research at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

Financial Need, University Honors College
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please include an original essay in support of your expertise or knowledge and how you aspire to make an impact in the preferred field of medicine/oncology research. The essay should describe your goals and how you may expect to contribute to your chosen field in a substantive way and cite relevant or specific examples of situations in which you have succeeded in reaching a significant goal(s) in the past.