The application period for the 2019 MASH program is closed. Please watch for details about the next application period in early 2020. 

The Maury Academy for Students in Health (MASH) is a two-week summer health careers camp for high school students interested in learning about health professions. It is coordinated by Maury Regional Health's Volunteer Services.

2019 MASH Program Details:

  • Program runs June 10–21, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (approximate times)
  • Cost of the program is $35 (due at orientation)
  • Lunch will be provided
  • Daily journals are required through Survey Monkey
  • Admitted students are required to attend the MASH Orientation on June 4 as well as the entire MASH session
  • Graduation will take place June 21


  • Must be a junior or senior in high school for the 2019–20 school year
  • Must have completed at least one biology class
  • Must submit a recommendation from school personnel
  • Must attend an in-person interview with selection committee
  • Student's transcript and GPA are considered in the selection process

application Process

An online application form for the 2020 MASH program will be available at February 2020.

Applicants will be required to submit the following required forms before accessing the online application:

  • Consent to Photograph/Video
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Permission to Participate
  • Permission to Verify School Information
  • Job Shadow Participation Form

The above items, along with an official transcript from the previous semester, should be submitted as ONE PACKET and mailed to the address below. Additionally, the item below should be printed and, once completed by a current or former teacher, it should be mailed, emailed or faxed directly to Cindy Short.

  • Teacher Evaluation Form

Mailing Address:

Maury Regional Health
Volunteer Services Department
MASH Application
C/o Cindy Short
1224 Trotwood Avenue
Columbia, TN 38401

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For any questions, please contact Cindy Short at 931.380.4047 or cshort@mauryregional.com.