The Earnest Scholarship is open to DACA students as well as all others. Entry ends on May 31, 2020 and 50 students will each be awarded $5,000 for a total of $250,000.
Interested students can apply here: https://www.earnest.com/student-loans/scholarship
The U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs is excited to offer scholarships to individuals accepted or currently enrolled in a medical school for the first time ever. This opportunity came about under the VA MISSION ACT of 2018. See attached flyer for more details.
The scholarship includes the following:
- Medical school costs (including tuition) 1-4 years of medical school,
- A monthly living stipend of $1,142 while attending medical school,
- Applicable lab/equipment fees,
- A onetime book stipend of $1,142
A direct link to apply is here: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/561156300
For additional questions please email the HPSP Team at HPSPTeam@VA.GOV
The Recovery Village is dedicated to maintaining exceptional service at our alcohol and drug rehab facilities while providing unique opportunities for education and personal development. As part of this commitment, The Recovery Village is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students pursuing a medical-related course of study.
To enter to win a $1,000 scholarship, simply submit a short essay (no more than 500 words) describing why you are passionate about substance use disorder and mental health treatment. Essays can be in the form of a personal narrative with a medical perspective or focus specifically on clinical experience.
Do you have a compelling recovery story? Have you witnessed the challenges that addiction can present, or helped someone overcome substance use disorder? Share your experience and describe why you are eager to enter the health care field for a chance to be awarded a $1,000 scholarship.
Deadline: June 30, 2019
We at LasikPlus believe in building our community through education and is proud to offer a $2,500 scholarship to students who are EXCITED to better themselves by investing in their minds.
- To participate, submit a PDF of your essay to email@example.com. Scholarships are awarded EACH CALENDAR QUARTER!
- The essay should be 500-700 words in length and include the entrant’s contact information including full name, the University or College of
enrollment, current major, email address, and phone number where the entrant can be contacted.
- The essay must show the entrant’s desire and ability to bring their vision to life through continuing education and community involvement.
- The essay must be the personal, individual work of the entrant. Submit Essay in PDF Format
Spring Semester 2020 Deadline Extended Due to COVID-19: Sep. 6, 2020.
The Department of Family and Community Medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) is sponsoring its 38th annual poetry writing competition during the 2019-2020 academic year. The competition is open to students attending colleges of medicine or osteopathy in the United States and Canada.
The top three poets will be awarded $300, $200, and $100 respectively and will be invited to visit NEOMED to read their poems. Their travel expenses will be paid by the Department of Family and Community Medicine.
- Entries must be postmarked no later than Dec. 31, 2020.
- Each participating student is permitted three entries.
For additional information or questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: January 31, 2020
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.
Applicant must be:
- enrolled or committed to enroll by the interview date in an accredited graduate school in California or a California resident attending an accredited graduate school elsewhere in the United States;
- pursuing a graduate degree in medicine, dentistry (DDS or DDM), pharmacy, physical therapy, or psychology
- in good academic standing; and
- not have received an eQuality graduate student scholarship before.
In 2020, we expect to award four or more $6,000 scholarships to assist with graduate school expenses. In 2019, we received about 20 applications for these scholarships.
The criteria on which scholarship recipients will be selected include:
- Service to the LGBT+ community
- Hardship or special circumstances
- Academic achievement
In addition to completing the application, applicants for all scholarships must be available for an interview either by Skype/phone or in person. Interviews are expected to be held on Sunday, 15 March 2020, and Saturday, 21 March 2020.
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.