Since 2013, MIU Men's Health Foundation has allocated a yearly scholarship - the Jeff Murri Award - in the amount of $1,000 to students focusing their studies on men’s health. 

The award is named in posthumous honor of Jeff Murri, the well-respected vice president and general manager of WJBK-TV FOX 2 Detroit.

Please consider making a donation to the Jeff Murri Scholarship Fund in memory of Jeff Murri. 

How to apply

  • Enrolled at Central Michigan University College of Medicine, Michigan Medical School (University of Michigan at Ann Arbor), Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, or Wayne State School of Medicine.
  • Enrolled as an M1 or M2 student in good academic standing at the schools listed above.
  • Prepared to start a research project focusing on men's health in the Spring of 2017. 

Electronic submission of all application materials is required. All application materials must be received no later than 12pm Eastern Time, March 17th, 2017. Applicants will be selected based upon their strength of argument for participation. All applicants will be notified of the selection decision by April 15th, 2017. 


2017 Award Recipient

  • Zoë Indigo Smith

2016 Award Recipient 

  • Amandeep Sawana

2015 Award Recipients

  • Kassem Faraj
  • Dylan Eugene Greeney
  • Robert Petrossian
  • Michael E. Rezaee
  • Anthony Turk

2014 Award Recipients

  • Grenville Fernandes
  • Jonathan Hung
  • Thanh Huynh
  • Danny Mammo
  • Jenna Millstead

2013 Award Recipients

  • Grenville Fernandes
  • Christopher Jaeger