Future Physicians Scholarship Program

Website: http://markjensenmd.com/#scholarship

Dr. Mark Jensen MD understands firsthand the financial challenges of getting through college, medical school, and specialization training. Through hard work, diligence, and by using scholarship opportunities like this, Dr. Jensen was able to become the reconstructive plastic surgeon he is today. After receiving his education and training form notable institutions such as The Mayo Clinic and then specializing in Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, Dr. Jensen envisioned ways that he could give back to the community and assist young students achieve their dreams of becoming a medical professional.

The Future Physicians Scholarship Program will award $500 every year to a student striving to achieve their dream of entering the medical professional field.

To apply, submit a 300 – 1,000 word essay along with your contact information to physicianscholarship@gmail.com.

Click here for For Official Rules And Terms

The essay should cover topics such as (it is not required to address all below suggestions):

  • The student’s passion and commitment to entering the medical field
  • Challenges they have overcome in pursuing their dream
  • The type of physician the student wants to be and why
  • A fun and interesting story related to the above
  • Goals in the next 5-10 years related to the medical field
  • What the scholarship means to you and how you plan to give back

Timeline:
Submission Opens October 15, 2016
Submission Closes October 14, 2017
If your essay is selected as the winner, we will contact you to receive:
Supporting Documents Required of Potential Winners:

  1. One copy of Official High School or College Transcripts
  2. Publicity/Liability Release
  3. Copyright Assignment
  4. IRS Form W-9
  5. Copy of United States Driver’s License
  6. Headshot photograph in high-resolution, digitally as a JPEG or TIFF file

 

Who is eligible to apply?

Any student currently attending a college, university, medical school, or specialization school, or will be attending within 1 year, and hopes to enter the medical field in the future.

MarkJensenMD.com
1175 East 50 South, Suite 171
American Fork, UT, 84003

Health Professionals and Specializing Physicians Scholarship Program

Website: http://www.podiatristlasvegas.com/#scholarship

Dr. Belmont Anderson DPM understands that dreams of becoming a medical professional and specializing in a field of training cannot come true without financial resources.

The Health Professionals and Specializing Physicians Scholarship Program will award $500 each year to a student striving to achieve their dream of studying to become a medical professional. To apply, submit a 300 – 850 word essay along with your contact information to podiatristlv@gmail.com.

Who is eligible to apply?

Any student currently attending a college, university, medical school, or specialization school, or will be attending within 1 year, and hopes to enter the medical field in the future.

The essay should cover topics such as (it is not required to address all below suggestions):

  • The student’s passion and commitment to entering the podiatry or health professional medical field
  • Challenges they have overcome in pursuing their dream
  • The type of physician the student wants to be and why
  • A fun and interesting story related to the above
  • Goals in the next 5-10 years related to the medical field
  • How you plan to give back

Timeline:
Submission Opens October 15, 2016
Submission Closes October 14, 2017

If your essay is selected as the winner, we will contact you to receive:

Supporting Documents Required of Potential Winners:

  • One copy of Official High School or College Transcripts
  • Publicity/Liability Release
  • Copyright Assignment
  • IRS Form W-9
  • Copy of United States Driver’s License
  • Headshot photograph in high-resolution, digitally as a JPEG or TIFF file

Requirements:

  • Submit an Essay
  • Official Transcript will be request from the selected winner.

Supporting Documentation that the Potential Winner Must Provide:

  • Official Transcripts (copy)
  • Publicity/Liability Release
  • Copyright Assignment
  • IRS Form W-9
  • Copy of United States Driver’s License
  • Digital picture
  • ELIGIBILITY: The Health Professionals and Specializing Physicians Scholarship Program essay contest is open only to those legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of submission and who are currently enrolled in an accredited college or university or who will be enrolled by March 1, 2017 and aspire to a career in the medical field. Current employees, officers, directors and agents of Sponsor and its related companies and members of their immediate families (defined as spouse, parents, siblings and children) and persons residing at the same address are not eligible to be awarded this scholarship. Void where prohibited.

Anderson and Associates Podiatry
1416 South Jones Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89146

EQuality Scholarship

Website: http://www.equalityscholarship.org/apply.html

Deadline: February 9

How to Apply & Eligibility

Applicants for all scholarships must have demonstrated service to the LGBTQ community. Applicants of all sexual orientations and gender identities are eligible.

Medical Student Scholarships Applicant must be:

  • enrolled or committed to enroll by the interview date in an accredited medical school in California or a California resident attending an accredited medical school elsewhere in the United States;
  • in good academic standing; and
  • not have received an eQuality medical scholarship before.

In 2017, we expect to award three $6,000 scholarships to assist with medical school expenses.

 

Selection Criteria

The criteria on which scholarship recipients will be selected include:

  • Service to the LGBTQ community
  • Leadership
  • Hardship or special circumstances
  • Academic achievement

In addition to completing the application, applicants for all scholarships must be available for an interview either by phone or in person.

I’m a straight ally. May I still apply?
Yes, students of all sexual orientations and gender identities are eligible for all eQuality Scholarships.

Do I have to be a U.S. citizen?
We do not ask for Social Security numbers nor citizenship/residency status. If you meet the residency or school requirements above and are accepted to and attend an accredited post-secondary school, you may apply.

Student Loan Hero Scholarship

About

Student Loan Hero, an unbiased solution to organize, manage, and repay your student loans, is thrilled to award two (2) $1,000 scholarships each semester to help alleviate educational costs.

Website: https://studentloanhero.com/scholarships/

Who Qualifies / Criteria

All applicants must be actively enrolled (at least part-time) in a college/university

How to Apply / Guidelines

To enter, please submit a short essay (500 words or less) answering one of the following

  1. What financial challenges have you overcome growing up?
  2. How will receiving this scholarship help you achieve your future financial goals?
  3. How will you manage your money both during and after college to make smart financial decisions?

Dates

Fall 2017 Semester

  • Opens: June 15
  • Deadline: Aug. 15
  • Winner Contacted: Aug. 30

Spring 2018 Semester

  • Opens: Oct. 15
  • Deadline: Dec. 15
  • Winner Contacted: Jan. 2

Notification

Final winners will be selected by our team and contacted via the email address provided.

Legal

  • No purchase necessary to enter or win.
  • Void where prohibited.
  • Participants must be 18 years of age or older, legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, and enrolled at an eligible educational institution.
  • The Student Loan Hero 1K Scholarship contest entry period for Fall 2017 prizes begins June 15, 2017 and ends August 15, 2017. For Spring 2018 prizes, October 15, 2018 – December 15, 2018.
  • This contest is sponsored by Student Loan Hero, Inc.
  • The Student Loan Hero Scholarship contest is subject to the complete Official Rules available here: https://studentloanhero.com/scholarships/rules/

ACLS Mental Health Awareness Scholarship

Who can apply: Open to students currently enrolled or accepted to medical school, dental school, or nursing school

STEPS:

Submit a video

  • 1. Post a video creatively responding to the following prompt:
    • How would you improve mental health awareness? ie: a system you would change, a service/program that would be helpful
  • Videos should be 30 – 45 sencond in length
  • Upload the video to YouTube and submit the link with your application
    • Each video should include a brief description with a link to https://acls.com/scholarship and the hashtag #mentalhealthscholarship
    • Each video must be original
  • Share the scholarship page on Facebook with the hashtag #mentalhealthscholarship
  • Complete the application including the student survey

*Open to students currently enrolled or accepted to medical school, dental school, or nursing school

*Student must be a legal resident of and currently living in the United States

*Winner is not based on financial need

*Relatives of employees and employees of ACLS Certification Institute and its affiliates are ineligible

*Applicant must complete all steps of the application process to be considered

*Read complete contest information before applying. Please read all requirements carefully.

Award amount: $2,500

Deadline: November 30, 2017

Website: https://acls.com/scholarship

White Coat Investor Scholarship

“Like in 2016, we’re going to give out five awards. However, we’ve raised quite a bit more money for 2017, so the prize amounts for 1st-3rd should be quite a bit higher.”

  • 1st Place- 60% of the cash raised
  • 2nd Place- 30% of the cash raised
  • 3rd Place- 10% of the cash raised
  • 4th Place- A copy of The White Coat Investor: A Doctor’s Guide to Personal Finance and Investing for every member of your class, plus a $100 Amazon gift certificate
  • 5th Place- $100 Amazon gift certificate

How much cash has been raised so far?

So far for 2017 the scholarship amount is $34,150.

Who can apply?

Only professional students enrolled full-time for the 2017-2018 year and in good academic standing are eligible (yes, we actually call your school and check.) That means medicine, osteopathy, dentistry, law, pharmacy, nurse practitioner, physician assistant, optometry, podiatry etc. No undergraduates. No residents. Even if you’re a dental resident paying tuition. Sorry. Students only.

You do not need to be a US resident, but you MUST HAVE A US SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER. As we are not a registered charity, the winners of the top three prizes will be required to fill out a W-9 for us and we will issue them a 1099 and report the income to the IRS. Consider it to be fully taxable income. The good news is your tax bracket is almost surely dramatically lower than ours, allowing us to give more and you to receive more on an after-tax basis.

Deadline: Applications open June 1, 2017. The final date for submission is August 31, 2017.

Website and application: https://whitecoatinvestor.com/scholarship/

The Future of Bariatric Surgery Scholarship

To increase awareness and encourage new activity and insight into the field, Bariatric Surgery Source is pleased to offer a bi-annual (January and August) $1,000 college scholarship (totaling $2,000 per year).

Submission Deadline: January 1, 2018 and July 1, 2017

Eligibility Requirements

  • Currently majoring in any medically-related degree or attending any medically-related certification program.
  • Students of any age – scholarships are not restricted to graduating high school seniors, high-school graduates, undergraduates, or graduate students.
  • Attending (or accepted by) school full-time (as defined by the educational institution) at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university, or vocational-technical school located in the U.S.

Scholarship Guidelines

Using our online form, all interested students must:

  • Complete an online application
  • Upload a current, complete official transcript of grades (grade reports are not acceptable. Official transcripts must display student name, school name, degree program, grade and credit hours earned for each course, and term in which each course was taken.)
  • Upload a minimum 2,000-word essay describing how the field of bariatric surgery will evolve over the next 5 years
  • Upload two (2) letters of recommendation

Website: http://www.bariatric-surgery-source.com/bariatric-surgery-scholarship.html#selection-recipients