What is Fellowships and Advanced Studies?

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FAS houses advising programs for nationally competitive fellowships and pre-medical, pre-dental, pre-optometry, and pre-physician assistant students.

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Fellowships Advising

Fellowships are nationally competitive awards. Typically, fellowships fund study, research, or teaching in the United States or abroad. Fellowship advisors support candidates throughout these award application processes.

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MedOpp Advising

MedOpp Advising provides pre-professional advising for ALL pre-med (allopathic, osteopathic, and podiatry) pre-dental, pre-optometry, and pre-physician assistant students at the University of Missouri.

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News and Profiles


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Oruche receives GEM Associate Fellowship

Fellowships and Advanced Studies Office helps computer science student land prestigious honor.


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Getting Her Hands Dirty

Agricultural roots lead local Tiger to undergraduate research opportunities and the prestigious Udall Scholarship.

MedOpp Student Stories

Jarron Tilghman

Jarron Tilghman

Name: Jarron Tilghman Undergraduate university and year of graduation: University of Missouri-Columbia, 2003 Major: Biology Medical school and year of graduation: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, 2009   What led to your interest in medicine? During junior…