University School of Medicine Student Emergency Fund

Instructions: This form is for School of Medicine M.D. degree students at the University of Louisville who encounter an unforeseen financial emergency or catastrophic event and require financial assistance. Please read the criteria carefully and provide all necessary information.


  • The funds from this application are not intended for routine expenses (such as monthly bills, routine maintenance costs, board exams or board preparation).
  • This application does not guarantee approval of the requested funds.
  • Receiving funding may impact financial aid packages.
  • If approved, funds will be awarded to the student's University account for disbursement.

The decision for awards from the School of Medicine Student Emergency Endowed Fund will be determined by the Associate Dean of Student Affairs of the School of Medicine, in consultation with the SOM Emergency Fund Committee.

Current Financial Aid Status:  
Are you a single parent with a dependent child?  
Have you received assistance from the Emergency Fund previously?