Medical Student Travel Awards

In addition to multiple awards & scholarships provided by COSM Societies, COSM provides Travel Awards to attend COSM. The purpose of this award is to encourage first and second year medical students to explore careers in Otolaryngology.

The application period for COSM 2024 is now open. Deadline for applications is by midnight, March 18, 2024 (Pacific Time). Apply today here!

Award winners will receive complimentary registration to COSM 2024, $250 cash, plus attend the Student Meet and Greet “Get to Know ENT” events during our Combined Poster Receptions on Thursday, May 16 and Friday, May 17 from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm. These events are co-hosted by the Society of University Otolaryngologists and the Association of Academic Departments of Otolaryngology. Students will have the opportunity to meet with Directors and Program Chairs from Otolaryngology programs across the country. 

All questions regarding the Award should be directed to

Congratulations to the 2023 Awardees

Evan Tucker, Oregon Health and Science University
Ashwini Sarathy, Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont
Eugene Oh, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Maria Virginia Lee, Vanderbilt University Medical School
Ansley Kunnath, Vanderbilt University Medical School
Jaehee Kim, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Thomas Issa, David Geffen School of Medicine
Christopher Guirguis, Georgetown University School of Medicine
Dana Eitan, Creighton University School of Medicine- Phoenix Campus
Owen Douglass, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
Michael Cirelli, Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine
Michael Allevato, University of Michigan Medical School

Students that were awarded complimentary registration to COSM 2023:

Sofiya Yusina, New York University School of Medicine
Xiaofei (Sophie) Yu, Harvard Medical School
Christopher Yam, Drexel University College of Medicine
Katherine Wang, Tufts University School of Medicine
Thomas Truong, Perelman School at University of Pennsylvania
Michael Shen, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Amanda Shen, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Pooja Reddy, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Roxanna Mosavian, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Jasmine Leahy, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Narayan Kovil, SUNY Upstate Medical University
Rohith Kariveda, Boston University School of Medicine
Bryce Hambach, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Corey Fellon, Albany Medical College
Isaac Alter, Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians & Surgeons