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Claire B. Morrison Fund The Claire B. Morrison Fund was created at The Pittsburgh Foundation to award stipends to needy and talented medical doctors serving their 1st year residency following graduation from medical school in a general hospital which has its principal location in Allegheny County, PA. The award recognizes individuals who demonstrate compassion, altruism and high commitment to excellence in caring for patients.

Average Award: $5,000 Stipend
Award Type: Single-Year Award
Deadline: 3/31/2020


  • Attend a first-year residency program at UPMC or West Penn Allegheny Health System.
  • Graduated from medical school.
  • Pursue a degree or studies in a first-year medical residency program.
  • Be someone who demonstrates compassion, altruism and a high degree of excellence in patient care.

How to Apply

  • Complete the application by clicking the blue button above.
  • Submit two letters of reference from individuals not related to you who know your educational goals.
  • Submit your unofficial transcripts.