GIVE Initiative For Residents Global Initiative for Volunteerism and Education (GIVE) provides up to $2,500 in travel stipends to residents traveling internationally with experienced OMS teams to deliver humanitarian healthcare to undeserved populations.

Eligibility & Requirements

Residents with:

  • A minimum of 24 months of OMS residency training.
  • Acceptance to an OMS Foundation-approved volunteer surgical program.
  • A collaborative, team-centered work ethic and a compassionate world view.

Volunteer Surgical Programs with:

  • OMS-related activity as a primary focus.
  • An OMS serving as the director of the program or as a prominent member of the team.
  • Approval from the OMS Foundation.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Please contact Amanda at for further information.

Support innovative research, education opportunities for residents!


  1. Provide financial assistance to OMS residents to travel internationally with approved programs to deliver humanitarian healthcare to underserved populations.
  2. Provide training and experience in areas of oral and maxillofacial surgery that residents may nottraditionally receive in their program.
  3. Provide initial exposure to the rewards associated with providing healthcare to underserved area of the world.

Oct. 5-10

AAOMS Annual Meeting 2020

Join us at the Alliance Annual Luncheon and Fundraiser at the Tuscan Kitchen Seaport. Keep your eyes open for more information about the 2020 Alliance events at the AAOMS Annual Meeting.