Bob’s Red Mill Integrative Medicine Speech Contest Scholarship

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Sponsored by Bob’s Red Mill, SAIM and NCNM

This speech contest is open to all students attending these Portland medical schools: NCNM, OHSU, UWS, OCOM and Pacific University’s College of Health Professions & Optometry. Video entries are due November 24, 2014. 

The final round will take place in Portland, Oregon on January 31, 2015 at the Sixth Annual Integrative Medicine Day hosted by the Student Alliance for Integrative Medicine (SAIM).

Winning Scholarships

  • 1st place – $6,000 scholarship

  • 2nd place – $5,000 scholarship

  • All other scholarship winners will receive an honorary mention and a $3,000 scholarship.

How to Compete

  1. “Pick a Product.” Choose a grain or seed from the Bob’s Red Mill website, deliver a three-minute speech about this product and post it on YouTube by 5 p.m. PST by November 24, 2014.

  2. Each college will choose one contestant from their school to move to the final round and announce it to the Student Alliance for Integrative Medicine (SAIM) by January 8, 2015.

  3. On January 31, 2015, the finalists will engage in a panel discussion on a health topic that will be announced on the spot. Students will discuss their philosophy and medical approach to the topic.

  4. The winners will be announced later in the evening at the SAIM’s Sixth Annual International Integrative Medicine Day event, January 31, 2015.

Interested? Check out the official rule book

Questions? Please contact your local SAIM Representative or email