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Educational Programs

Why Choose UNC for Otolaryngology Education?

The Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill offers a wide variety of educational opportunities. Our dedicated faculty is committed to improving the knowledge base in the field of otolaryngology/head and neck surgery through medical school, our ENT residency program, and our ENT fellowship program. Additionally, the Triangle region was ranked #2 in the U.S. News and World Report’s Best Places to Live. With all of the nationally recognized eateries, diverse population, and sense of community, the triangle is becoming one of the most attractive places to reside.


Robert A. Buckmire Scholarship for 4th Year Medical Student Away Rotators

The UNC Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery is proud to offer the Robert A. Buckmire scholarship opportunity for up to two 4th year medical students from an outside institution who are seeking a 1 month acting internship in our department. The $1500 scholarship is designed to allow students to come to UNC who would otherwise be unable to do so. We strongly encourage all potential candidates to apply. Interested applicant should contact Ellen Doutt at: indicating their interest in the scholarship, as well as a personal statement, in collaboration with their VSLO application. Applications will be accepted through May 1st, 2024. Winners will be notified via email.