Student Spotlight


The Graduate Student Association is looking to recognize outstanding graduate students in the School of Medicine for their academic and community based accomplishments! 


Each winner will receive a $25 gift card to either Amazon, Target, or a local Baltimore restaurant, as well as a GSA swag bag!
◦ Winner will be featured on the GSA website homepage and on social media outlets


◦ Publishing a first author research article or review
Receiving a grant or scholarship (i.e. F31, NSF, etc.)
◦ Taking initiative to improve education, inclusivity and/or student life at the school of medicine
◦ Volunteer efforts at Hopkins or in the community

These are suggestions, you are not limited to this list!


◦ Must be a current JHU School of Medicine Ph.D. or Masters student
Not be a member of the GSA council (Executive board and program representatives)
◦ Have not received an award during the current academic year
◦ Must consent to being featured on social media and GSA website
◦ Achievement must occur during current academic year

The award program has returned for 2022-2023 AY. Keep an eye out for emails or follow us on social media to stay up-to-date on monthly nomination deadlines!

Nomination period

Each nomination period begins the Thursday following a GSA General Body Meeting and is open until the Friday prior to the next GBM.

You may nominate yourself, or a peer!

Didn’t win? You may nominate as many times as you would like. 


The GSA council will review the nominations and vote on two winners 


Winners will be announced during the next general body meeting!

Winners will also be featured on the GSA website homepage, and our social media