NMF Mary Ball Carrera Scholarship

Mary Ball Carrera Scholarship

Established by NMF Board member Neal Ball to honor the memory of his sister Mary Ball Carrera, this award provides a $2,500 scholarship to one (1) outstanding Native American woman, recognized for outstanding academic achievement, leadership, and community service, and enrolled in an accredited US medical school.

This application opens Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Applications for this award are due by 11:59 PM Pacific Time on Monday, September 30, 2019 at www.nmf.fluidreview.com.

Website: https://nmfonline.org/about-our-scholarships-and-awards/general-scholarships-awards/

LasikPlus Scholarship

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 scholarship@lasikplus.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.

Websitehttps://www.lasikplus.com/scholarship

Veterans United Foundation Scholarship

Website: https://www.enhancelives.com/scholarships

Deadline:  September 30th, 2019, at 8:00 am CST

ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP

The Veterans United Foundation Scholarship creates opportunities for family members of service members and Veterans to achieve their educational dreams. The scholarship program, launched in 2012, is funded by contributions from Veterans United Home Loans and its employees.

The Veterans United Foundation Scholarship will be awarding up to 10 one-time scholarships for up to $50,000 for this upcoming semester.

ELIGIBILITY

To be eligible for this scholarship award, applicants must be:

– To be a surviving spouse or a surviving child of a deceased service member, from a service-related death OR a veteran with a 100% service-connected disability.

– Currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a college or university by the spring semester of 2020

– Pursuing an associate’s, bachelor’s, graduate, post-graduate or doctoral degree

– Comfortable with sharing personal stories and aspirations with Veterans United Foundation

– Able to provide the following within three business days of application submission:

*Deceased parent or spouse’s military documents (DD214 and death certificate /or DD1300)

*Official benefit letter showing disability rating (if applicable)

*Full FAFSA submission

*Proof of enrollment from your accredited college or university

*Government-issued photo ID

– Able to provide Veterans United Foundation with receipts or invoices related to eligible educational costs as they are incurred in order to receive payment. Eligible costs include tuition, books, fees, school materials and some aspects of room and board as determined by Veterans United Foundation.

CRITERIA

Awards will be granted based on the following criteria:

– A typed essay

Share your story of how losing your spouse or parent has affected you. Explain who you are, where your life has taken you, and what you hope to pursue through your college education and beyond.

– Financial need

Determined by the Veterans United Foundation awards team and based on full FAFSA submission

– Additional information

Your community, church, athletic and school involvement or achievements, plus anything else you would like to have considered (may include photos, drawings, poems, writings, etc.).

TIMELINE

·        Fall 2019 Application Period: Starts August 28, 2019, at 8:00 am CST

Fall 2019 Application Period: Ends September 30th, 2019, at 8:00 am CST (Veterans United Foundation will accept a limited number of application submissions. The application period can end sooner if the number has been met.)

·       Winners notified directly via email or phone on or before November 4, 2019.

Montgomery County, PA Medical Society (MCMS) Scholarship

Through the Foundation, Montgomery County Medical Society (MCMS) will award multiple $2,500 scholarships to qualified medical students.

Applicant must be a resident of Montgomery County in the state of Pennsylvania
– Applicant must be a Pennsylvania resident for at least 12 months prior to registering as a medical student
– Applicant must be enrolled full time in an accredited United States medical school
– Applicant must be enrolled or entering his/her first year of medical school

Deadline: September 30 each year

Website: https://www.foundationpamedsoc.org/student-financial-services/scholarships

Application materials should be mailed to:
MCMS Scholarship
c/o The Foundation
777 East Park Drive, P.O. Box 8820
Harrisburg, PA  17105-8820

Phone:  (717) 558-7852 or (717) 558-7854
Fax:  (717) 558-7818
E-MAIL:  studentservices-foundation@pamedsoc.org

The Myrtle Siegfried, MD and Michael Vigilante, MD Scholarship

Eligibility guidelines for $1,000 scholarship:

  • Applicant must be a resident of Berks, Lehigh, or Northampton County.
  • Applicant must be a resident of Pennsylvania for at least 12 months prior to registering as a medical student.
  • Applicant must be entering the first year of medical school.
  • Applicant must be enrolled full time in a fully accredited United States medical school.

Website for application: http://www.foundationpamedsoc.org/student-financial-services/scholarships

Deadline: September 30 each year

For more information contact:

Deborah K. Monko
Director, Student Financial Services
Email: dmonko@pamedsoc.org
Phone: (717) 558-7854
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m

Lehigh County, PA: Medical Auxiliary’s Scholarship and Education (LeCoMASE) Fund Scholarship

Eligibility guidelines for $2,500 scholarship:

  • Applicant must be a United States citizen.
  • Applicant must be a resident of Lehigh county in the state of Pennsylvania.
  • Applicant must be a Pennsylvania resident from Lehigh county for at least 12 months prior to registering as a medical student (not including time spent attending an under graduate or graduate school).
  • Applicant must be enrolled full time in a fully accredited United States medical school.

Website for application: http://www.foundationpamedsoc.org/student-financial-services/scholarships

Deadline: September 30 each year

Application materials should be mailed to:
LeCoMASE Scholarship
c/o The Foundation
777 East Park Drive, P.O. Box 8820
Harrisburg, PA 17105-8820
Tel: (717) 558-7852 or (717) 558-7854
Fax: (717) 558-7818
E-mail: studentservices-foundation@pamedsoc.org