Morgagni Medical Scholarship

Morgagni Medical Scholarship

Deadline:  June 1, 2019

The Morgagni Medical Society made its third annual generous donation to the Columbus Citizens Foundation from which one (1) medical school student scholarship will be awarded.  The amount awarded will be $10,000 over 4 years ($2,500 per year).

Eligibility: The Morgagni Medical Scholarship is only for incoming first year medical students starting in the fall of 2019. Students need to have an overall college GPA of at least 3.5, and be of Italian descent (at least 50% Italian).

Process: Students interested in receiving the Morgagni Medical Scholarship must submit an application online and the required supporting documents to the Columbus Citizens Foundation. A committee reviews and evaluates the applications and asks selected applicants to visit the Columbus Citizens Foundation for a mandatory interview.

Approximately one month after interviews, the committee decides which applicant will be awarded the scholarship. Applicants are notified by email of the committee’s decision.

How To Apply

The scholarship application process is now open. Please read all instructions before applying. The application deadline is June 1, 2019.
Instructions
STEP 1: Complete the Morgagni Medical Scholarship Application below.
STEP 2: Submit all required supporting documents directly to Columbus Citizens Foundation Scholarship Department (by mail: 8 East 69th Street, New York, NY 10021) by the June 1, 2019 deadline.
Please note: Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

Website: https://www.columbuscitizensfd.org/scholarships/Morgagni-Medical-Scholarship

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KASF Scholarship for Descendants of American Korean War Veterans

DEADLINE: June 30, 2019

The Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) – Eastern Regional Chapter (ERC) is pleased to announce a new scholarship program in honor and recognition of 1.6 million American Veterans who served in the Korean War during the Korean War era (June 25, 1950 – January 31, 1955). These men and women answered the call to fight for a country and people they never knew and never met. More than 54,000 Americans died and 103,000 were wounded.

To express our gratitude to these Veterans for their sacrifices, KASF-ERC will offer their descendants an opportunity to apply for a scholarship. KASF-ERC scholarship program will recognize outstanding students who have demonstrated outstanding talents and potential for success. Awardees will receive a check of $2,000 scholarships from KASF and be able to attend the KASF-ERC Award Ceremony & Banquet in Washington, D.C.

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements, the applicant should be:

  1. Direct descendants of a Korean-War Veteran who served in Korea from June 25, 1950 – January 31, 1955 (Korean War Era, as designated by the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs)
  2. Enrolled as a full-time student during the 2019-2020 academic year
  3. Attend a school located in the KASF Eastern Region: Delaware, District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia

Visit https://www.kasf.org/apply-erc/   for more information and the application form.

Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) Scholarship

Deadline: PVA’s 2019 Educational Scholarship Program is now closed. Please check back in April 2020 for information regarding the next application cycle.

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is proud to offer assistance to Paralyzed Veterans’ members, and members of their immediate families, through Paralyzed Veterans’ Educational Scholarship Program. The program will provide a $1,000 scholarship to each qualified individual, up to approximately $10,000 in total scholarship funding.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be either a Paralyzed Veterans’ member, the spouse of a member, or an unmarried child (under 24 years of age) who is dependent (as defined by the IRS) on the member for principal support.
  • Must be a citizen of the Unites States.
  • Must be accepted and enrolled as a full-time or part-time student in an accredited U.S. college or university.

Please Note: Previous award recipients may apply.

For more information regarding the PVA Educational Scholarship Program, contact members@pva.org.

Medical Student Excellence in Emergency Medicine Award

Deadline: June

Please submit your application at least four weeks prior to the date the certificate is needed for graduation/presentation ceremonies.

SAEM is pleased to sponsor the Medical Student Excellence in Emergency Medicine Award. This award is made available to each medical school to select a senior medical student who has demonstrated excellence in the specialty of emergency medicine.
The student selected from each school will receive:

  • One-year subscription to the SAEM monthly journal, Academic Emergency Medicine
  • One-year subscription to the SAEM Newsletter
  • One-year resident/medical student membership in SAEM (July 1 – June 30)
  • Certificate of Excellence in Emergency Medicine

Eligibility

Applicant

Each medical school is limited to one recipient each year.

Submission

Please complete the award application form (Word) with the name of the selected recipient four weeks prior to the date the certificate is needed for graduation/presentation ceremonies. Be sure to fill in the student’s address and e-mail address on the form, so he or she may receive the subscriptions.
All nominations can be submitted electronically to SAEM at membership@saem.org or faxed to 847-813-5450.

Website: http://www.saem.org/about-saem/saem-awards/medical-student-excellence-award

The William Ervant Docter Educational Fund

Those applying to the WED Educational Fund should meet the following requirements:

  • The applicant must be a citizen of the United States. Greencards are not acceptable. Please see application for details.
  • The applicant must be of Armenian ancestry. Those with two parents of Armenian ancestry will be considered first.
  • The applicant must show need for financial assistance.
  • The applicant must demonstrate academic and/or technical excellence in their chosen field.
  • The applicant must pursue studies or training in the United States or Canada.

 

Contact for more information:

Edward Alexander
Scholarship Committee Chairman
wedfund@aol.com

Fax: 202-364-1441

Address:

PO Box 39224
Washington, DC 20016

American Indian Graduate Center Fellowship

The AIGC Fellowship program: The fellowship amount is typically between $1000 and $5000 per academic year (not including summer), and varies from year to year, depending on the number of qualified applicants, the availability of funds and unmet financial need.

Applicants will also be considered for other scholarship opportunities with this application.

  • To be considered for the SPGSF the applicant must:
    • Must be an enrolled member of a federally recognized American Indian tribe or Alaska Native group OR provide documentation of ancestry to possession of one-fourth degree Indian blood of a federally recognized tribe to be verified only through submission of a TEC;
    • A completed financial needs analysis, FNF;
    • Must be (or will be) pursuing an associate, bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate degree as a full-time degree-seeking student at an accredited graduate school in the United States.  Exclusive consideration is paid to degree candidates in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields (may include:  Medical and Life Sciences; Engineering and Physical Sciences; Mathematics and Computational Sciences, Earth, Environmental and Agriculture Sciences; and Technology) to be verified through the submission of current transcripts or proof of acceptance to an eligible program

Apply online at: https://www.aigcs.org/scholarships-fellowships/graduate-students

Deadline: June 1, 2019