The purpose of this program is to encourage fourth year undergraduate medical students to spend additional time in rural physician’s offices. REAP provides funding to UBC medical students who spend elective time in RSA communities during their 4th year. Students may apply for reimbursement of accommodation expenses up $250/week for up to 12 weeks. In addition, REAP provides reimbursement of up to $800 of travel expenses per rotation.
For travel reimbursement policies, please see page 2 of the claim form below.
For a list of eligible communities, please visit the RSA Community page. Please note that rotations completed in Prince George are not eligible for this funding.
To learn more about REAP, click here.
For 4th Year elective information contact:
UBC Department of Family Practice
#300 – 5950 University Boulevard
Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3
P: 604 827-4304