Scholarships now available.
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The AMA Foundation has a variety of Awards and Scholarships with various application dates; some basic information is below.
For complete details, go to http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/education-careers/becoming-physician/ama-financial-aid.page
Minority Scholars Award
Nomination Deadline: TBD, 2017
Physicians of Tomorrow Scholarships
Nomination Deadline: Applications will be available in TBD 2017
Arthur N. Wilson, MD Scholarship
Nomination Deadline: Applications will be available in June TBD, 2017
Seed Grand Program
Nomination Deadline: TBD 2017
CEDARS-SINAI, 2015 NEUROSCIENCE STUDENT RESEARCH AWARD
The Pauletta and Denzel Washington Family Gifted Scholars in Neuroscience Award is available to medical students The selected awardee will be hired in a paid position for (1) year to conduct research in a Department of Neurosurgery laboratory. The annual salary range is between $30,000 to $34,000 depending on experience. For more information:
The Pauletta and Denzel Washington Family Gifted Scholars in Neuroscience Award
Cedars-Sinai Department of Neurosurgery, C/O Samantha Phu
127 S. SanVicente Boulevard, AHSP Suite A6600
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Tel 310-426-9522 / Fax 310-967-8591 / email@example.com
Application Deadline: March 15, 2017
CHINESE AMERICAN PHYSICIANS SOCIETY
Who is eligible? Needy medical students from various races.
Award amount: The awards consist of four scholarships of $2,000 to $4,000.
Appilcation Deadline: April 30, 2017
Apply at www.caps-ca.org/scholarship.html
THE FOUNDATION OF PENNSYLVANIA MEDICAL SOCIETY
Blair County Medical Society Scholarship - $1,000
Lehigh County Medical Auxiliary's Scholarship and Educational Fund - $2,500
Lycoming County Medical Society Scholarship - $3,000
Montgomery County Medical Society Scholarship - $1,000
Myrtle Siegfried, MD, and Michael Vigilante, MD, Scholarship - $1,000
Application materials may be printed directly from their web site at https://www.foundationpamedsoc.org. Or, students may contact them at
717-558-7852 to request that application materials be mailed.
Recipients will be chosen in November 2016.
MINORITY MEDICAL STUDENT AWARD PROGRAM (MMSAP)
Who is eligible? Minority medical students from the United States or Canada who are enrolled in a DO, MD, or MD/PhD program.
The award consists of a $5,000 stipend; travel allowances to the American Society of Hematology (ASH) annual meeting; complimentary subscriptions to Blood, the official journal of ASH, and The Hematologist, ASH's newsletter.
Application Deadline: Request a Mentor Deadline is October 31, 2016 and the Application deadline is February 1, 2017.
PISACANO LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION
The Pisacano Scholars Leadership program is designed to provide educational programs, leadership training, and funding to reimburse a portion of medical-school-related debt. Scholarships will be awarded to outstanding medical students for a four-year period. Students who have made a commitment to the field of family medicine and who will enter their fourth year in medical school in the fall of 2017 may apply. The PLF will award scholarships with a maximum value of $28,000 each for the 2017-2018 academic year.
2017 Pisacano Scholars Leadership program is now available online at http://www.pisacano.org.
The application deadline: applications must be received by March 1, 2017 to be considered.
JOANNA F. REED MEDICAL SCHOLARSHIP
The scholarship shall be awarded to students who reside in Alabama or Northwest Florida, and who attend, or have been accepted for entrance by, recognized private medical schools, wherever located, and who are pursuing a degree in medicine.The scholarships shall be for one academic year, and shall be in amounts determined by the Selection Committee based on the recipient's financial situation, relative costs of the private medical school, and the trust income available for distribution.
As the term is defined by the Joanna F. Reed Medical Scholarship Trust, "Northwest Florida" includes all counties in the state of Florida west of the Apalachicola River, more specifically: Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa, Walton, Holmes , Washington, Bay, Jackson, Calhoun and Gulf counties.
For more information about the scholarship, contact the Health Sciences Financial Aid office
Application Deadline: May 16, 2016
How to Apply: Paper applications are available in the Financial Aid Office as there is no online application process.
UNITED HEALTH FOUNDATION AND NATIONAL MEDICAL FELLOWSHIPS, INC.
NMF's mission is to provide scholarships and service-learning programs for underrepresented minorities in medicine and the health professions. Their primary goal is to achieve equity of opportunity in medicine and equity of access to quality healthcare for all groups in American society by increasing the number of minority physicians and changing the face of medicine to better reflect and serve our diverse nation. For much more information, please go to http://www.nmfonline.org/about-our-scholarships-and-awards/general-scholarships-awards/.
WATERBURY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
The Wellsford and Mildred Clark Medical Memorial Scholarship was established to provide scholarships for third year medical school students entering their fourth year of medical school. The scholarship requires that the applicants must be residents of Connecticut for five years. For more information and to download an application, go to http://www.waterburymedicalassociation.org/ .
Application Deadline is April 30, 2017.
WOMEN IN MEDICINE
The Women in Medicine has four $5,000 scholarships to be awarded to LGBTQ female students.. For more information, please go to http://womeninmedicine.org/students-residents/academic-scholarships.html .
Application Deadline: April 15, 2017
WORCHESTER DISTRICT MEDICAL SOCIETY
The Scholarship Fund of the Worcester District Medical Society will, one again, award scholarships to second, third and fourth year medical students who are in financial need and are legal residents of CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS.
Application Deadline: July 16, 2016
Health Sciences Financial Aid, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-6135 firstname.lastname@example.org