Essilor of America invites you to participate in
Essilor Student Scholarship Program for 2017-2018
Essilor has proudly sponsored this program for more than 30 years.This is only a small part of our ongoing commitment to optometric education, optometry students and the optometric profession.
- Program is open to optometry students who have experience in the clinic's optical dispensary.
- Students should submit case reports on patients fit with Essilor lenses to the school's faculty and/ or clinical staff who will select one submission.
- Case reports can be submitted in printed form, or by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Maximum length is 2000 words.
- Reports should include patient's old and new Rx, occupation, hobbies, unique problem solving applications and pertinent information.
- Student information must include name, address, e-mail address, telephone number.
- Entries must be postmarked or received via e-mail by February 1, 2018
The clinical faculty and/or staff at each school should select one recipient based on the following criteria: Dispensing skills, application of Essilor lenses to patient needs, analysis of the case(s) and analysis of the lens design and lens performance (optional/extra).
- The student with the selected case report at each school will receive $1000, plus an entry into national judging.
- The national award winner and faculty advisor will each receive $2500.
2017-2018 Scholarship Recipients:
Jessica Chan. National Award Winner
Illinois College of Optometry.
Ellen Butts. Honorable Mention
NOVA Southeastern College of Optometry.
Arizona College of Optometry at Midwestern University.
Northeastern State University, Oklahoma College of Optometry.
Indiana University School of Optometry.
University of Houston College of Optometry.
Southern College of Optometry.
The Ohio State University - College of Optometry.
Pacific University College of Optometry.
Forest Grove, OR 97116
Silvia Mijares Landin.
Western University of Health Sciences, College of Optometry.
New England College of Optometry.
MCPHS University School of Optomtery.
Rosenberg School of Optometry, University of the Incarnate Word.
San Antonio, Texas
State University of New York College of Optometry.
New York, NY
University of California at Berkeley School of Optometry.
University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry.
Southern California College of Optometry.
Michigan College of Optometry.
Big Rapids MI