The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville

The Medical Explorations Program

Apply to the Program


“Due to COVID-19 the Medical Explorations Summer 2020 program is cancelled. All applicants have been notified via email. Applications from 2020 will remain on file. Any updates concerning a 2021 program will be posted on this website and sent to applicants. We appreciate your patience and hope to see our program running again in the future.”

Requirements: Must be at least 18 years of age, currently enrolled in college, 3.5 GPA, graduated high school at time of application. 
Supporting application materials: two letters of recommendation from a teacher, mentor, supervisor, or guidance counselor; one 500 word essay on why you are applying to the program, an official copy of your transcript stating GPA, and signed attached compliance form  

  1. Print (or download) and complete application 
  2. Mail your application and supporting materials to: 

Medical Explorations Program 
Department of Surgery 
Attention: Rachel Roberts 
1924 Alcoa Highway 
Knoxville, TN 37920 



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