–Danielle Salovich, MD, 2011-2012 AMSA National President
The American Medical Student Association (AMSA) is the oldest and largest independent association of physicians-in-training in the United States. AMSA members are part of a vital force of current and future physicians who believe that health professionals and patients are partners in the management and maintenance of health, and that access to high-quality health care is a right
and not a privilege.
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AMSA, Kaplan, and you
You're a member of AMSA for many reasons, but ultimately, you know that AMSA will help you become the doctor you're destined to be. Kaplan can help, too.
As a national AMSA member you are able to take advantage of valuable benefits. You'll get:
- A 10% stackable discount on any Kaplan comprehensive MCAT* course, including our MCAT Advantage On Site, MCAT Classroom Anywhere®, Private Tutoring, or On Demand courses (savings of up to $499 depending on course selection)†
- A $500 stackable discount on Kaplan's MCAT Summer Intensive Program.†
- Enrollment in a free Verbal Edge course anytime, even during your freshman or sophomore year.‡
*MCAT® is a registered trademark of the Association of American Medical Colleges. †Discounts can be combined with any other nationally advertised promotion offered for the MCAT Program by Kaplan at the time of enrollment. The course discount cannot be combined with local discounts, promotions, or other member discounts. Course discount cannot be applied retroactively to an existing enrollment. A lifetime limit of 1 course discount per AMSA member shall apply. You must provide your national AMSA membership number at the time of your enrollment. ‡The AMSA Member can select this benefit either in association with or independent of enrollment in comprehensive MCAT prep program. A lifetime limit of one (1) free Verbal Edge per AMSA member shall apply, except in cases in which the national monthly promotion includes free enrollment in one of the online Edge products. You must provide your national AMSA membership number at the time of your enrollment.
Kaplan and AMSA: We've got your chapter covered
Kaplan is your chapter's exclusive programming provider and we take this responsibility seriously. We will work with your chapter to ensure:
- Great programming and events, such as admissions seminars, med student panel discussions, MCAT practice tests, suture clinics, and more
- Membership growth through tabling, flyering, emailing, and other recruiting activities
- Financial support through free MCAT scholarships for raffle and other creative fundraising
Kaplan's MCAT Scholarship Program
Chapters in good standing are eligible for the following free MCAT course scholarships† for fundraising:
- 50-100 national members: 2 course scholarships
- 101-200 national members: 4 course scholarships
- 201-300 national members: 5 course scholarships
- 301-500 national members: 6 course scholarships
- 501+ national members: 8 course scholarships
Scholarships are based for the next school year and national chapter size is determined on April 1st annually.
Kaplan, the industry leader, rewards leadership everywhere
Kaplan is pleased to provide a special 50% discount on comprehensive Kaplan MCAT prep courses for the sitting President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer of each AMSA Chapter.‡
*MCAT® is a registered trademark of the Association of American Medical Colleges. †MCAT Course Scholarships are allocated once per year based on chapter membership information provided by the national AMSA office. For information on how your chapter can receive these free MCAT course scholarships, please contact your AMSA Premed Regional Director. ‡Special 50% discount does not apply to the MCAT Summer Intensive Program. Discounts can be combined with any other nationally advertised promotion offered for the MCAT Program by Kaplan at the time of enrollment. The course discount cannot be combined with local discounts, promotions, or other member discounts. Course discount cannot be applied retroactively to an existing enrollment. A lifetime limit of 1 course discount per AMSA member shall apply. You must provide your national AMSA membership number at the time of your enrollment.
Check out these events
Produced in partnership with the AMSA, The Pulse is Kaplan's monthly online discussion forum featuring medical school deans, undergraduate advisors, and current medical students, discussing the most important issues in medicine and the application process. Find out about this month's event by going here. Watch for broadcasts from AMSA Convention and events, as well as appearances from your favorite AMSA national leaders.
Join AMSA in New Orleans March 6th-9th, 2014 for the National Convention – click here for more details.
Find other Free Events live online or in your area - click here to check out what's coming up soon.
*MCAT® is a registered trademark of the Association of American Medical Colleges.