Dr. Hugh Mahoney Scholarship Program

Middlesex North District Medical Society

The Dr. Hugh Mahoney Scholarship, sponsored by the Middlesex North District Medical Society, is available to any medical school student who is enrolled and has completed one year at an accredited medical school in the United States or Canada.

Eligibility:
Applicants must be a legal resident of one of the following towns comprising the district: Billerica, Chelmsford, Dracut, Dunstable, Groton, Lowell, Pepperell, Tewksbury, Tyngsboro and Westford.

Deadline: January 1st

Website: http://www.massmed.org/middlesexnorth/#.WbayoMZJlaQ

Application: Click here to download an application (.pdf, 2 pages)

Please mail to: Middlesex North District Medical Society, 860 Winter Street, Waltham, MA  02451-1411.

For additional information, call (800) 944-5562 or fax (781) 464-4823.

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Essex South District Medical Society

ESDMS Medical Student Scholarship Program

Philosophy:
To assist in funding the medical education of a student from an Essex South city or town.

Qualifications:

  1. Residency in an Essex South community for at least 5 years prior to college, with a desire to return and practice in this area. These communities are:  Beverly, Danvers, Essex, Gloucester, Hamilton, Ipswich, Lynn, Lynnfield, Manchester, Marblehead, Middleton, Nahant, Peabody, Rockport, Salem, Saugus, Swampscott, Topsfield and Wenham, Massachusetts.
  2. Current curriculum vitae, which includes the permanent address, high school with date of graduation, and medical school with expected date of graduation.
  3. A statement of academic standing from the medical school.
  4. A letter of recommendation from a district society member, if possible.
  5. A letter that includes a statement of personal goals.

Scholarships will be awarded at the Annual Meeting of the Essex South District Medical Society (usually in April).

Website: http://www.massmed.org/essexsouth/#.WbaxH8ZJlaQ

Application Deadline: January 1st

Mail Requirements to:
Essex South District Medical Society
860 Winter Street
Waltham, MA 02451-1411.

Contact for application information:

Susan Frazier, sfrazier@mms.org OR Call 1-800-944-5562

Christine Balch Memorial Scholarship

Sponsored by Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts

Deadline: March 30

Website: http://communityfoundation.org/scholarships/apply/#

Location:

PO Box 15769
Springfield, MA 01115

Contact Info:

wmass@communityfoundation.com

scholar@communityfoundation.org
(413) 732-2858

Application Requirements:

Applicant must be a resident of Hampden County, MA who will attend medical school.

Complete Applications Include:

  1. A completed and submitted online application
  1. An applicant’s most recent academic transcript
  2. A completed copy of the applicant’s 2018-2019 Student Aid Report

Ralphine McGill-Coons Memorial Scholarship

Boston Mensa awards the $500 Ralphine McGill-Coons Memorial Scholarship to the local student in science or medicine who submits the best essay to our competition.

To be eligible, you must be a U.S. citizen and live or attend school in the Boston Mensa area (Massachusetts zip codes 01420 through 02675). You also must be enrolled in an accredited college or university as an undergraduate or graduate student for the following academic year. You do not need to be a member of Mensa, or be related to one.

For more information or questions, contact the Scholarship Chair, Rick Kovalcik, at scholarships@bostonmensa.org

Deadline: January 15 each year

Website: http://www.mensafoundation.org/what-we-do/scholarships/

 

Charles River District Medical Society

The Charles River District Medical Society Program is available to any medical school student enrolled at an approved US institution who is a legal resident of one of the five towns comprising the district: Needham, Newton, Waltham, Wellesley, and Weston.

If the scholarship is awarded in the sophomore year it may be renewable for the junior year upon reapplication and at the discretion of the Committee on Medical Education. The scholarship is awarded at the Charles River District Annual Meeting in April.

Requirements:

  1. A Curriculum vitae which must include: legal address, high school and date of graduation; medical school and expected date of graduation.
  2. A letter which includes a statement of personal goal.
  3. A copy of the Graduate and Professional School Financial Aid Service Form or a financial aid form of equivalent informational value (not the summary page). Financial information is expected to be comprehensive (this should include parents’ resources).
  4. A letter from the financial aid officer of the medical school with detailed verification of financial need.
  5. A statement of academic standing from the medical school.
  6. A letter of recommendation from a district society member or a faculty member.

ONLY APPLICATIONS WHICH MEET ALL THE REQUIREMENTS ARE CONSIDERED

Deadline: Applications must be received before December 31st of Med 2 or Med 3.

http://www.massmed.org/Governance-and-Leadership/Districts-and-Regions/Charles-River-District-Medical-Society/#.UjHf0z-E73U

For more information contact:

Email: charlesriver@massmed.org
Mailing Address: 860 Winter Street, Waltham, MA 02451-1414
Telephone Numbers: 781-434-7211, 800-944-5562

District Event/Activity Contact: Linda Howard, Manager lhoward@mms.org
Mail completed applications to:

Massachusetts Medical Society
Northeast Regional Office
860 Winter Street
Waltham, MA 02451-1411

Worcester (MA) District Medical Society

Scholarships available to legal residents of central Massachusetts at the time of applying to medical school or in the 2nd, 3rd and 4th years of attending an accredited medical or osteopathic school.

Candidates must submit a completed application, a current transcript, two letters of recommendation and an essay on your reason(s) for selecting a career in medicine and why you are deserving of this award.

Deadline: July 28, 2017

For the list of eligible cities and towns in central Massachusetts and the online application visit http://www.wdms.org/scholarship_fund.htm.

Casey Family Services Alumni Scholarship

Casey Family Services Alumni Scholarship

If you’re a verifiable alumnus of Casey Family Services Foster Care in Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, or Vermont you may be eligible for this scholarship. Must be between the ages of 16-49 and starting or enrolled in post-secondary education (includes medical school, not PhD). Scholarships are up to $10,000 in total over the course of your education and must be used within 10 years of your application date.

Deadline: No deadline.

For the application visit: http://www.fc2success.org/programs/cfs/