CompHealth Medical Scholarship

We’re offering a $5,000 scholarship to one medical student in the United States. The best video response to one of the topics below wins it all.

https://comphealth.com/resources/scholarship/

Topics:

  • What is your top motivator for practicing medicine and why?
  • How do you find a balance between your education/responsibilities and personal life to avoid getting burned out?
  • What are you looking for in your first job as a physician?

Video requirements:

  • Video must be less than 2 minutes and answer one of the above questions. Video guidelines are included here.
  • In addition to submitting your contact information and video to CompHealth, video must be posted publicly to YouTube or Facebook, with a tag for @CompHealth.

Deadline:

Completed applications must be submitted no later than September 14, 2018. Please send any questions to Scholarship@CompHealth.com

Eligibility requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • The CompHealth Medical Scholarship is to be used exclusively for school tuition and related expenses.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0. Or, if your school participates in an alternate pass/fail grading system, a passing status is required.
  • The awarded recipient shall provide proof of admission and enrollment in an institution of higher education.
  • Must be enrolled (or planning to enroll for the upcoming school year) in an accredited U.S. allopathic or osteopathic medical school.
  • If selected, please be prepared to provide an official statement of your current academic status. Your school’s registrar will be able to provide you with documentation that proves your enrollment. Failure to include all required materials will result in immediate rejection of the application.

Award announcement:

The CompHealth Medical Scholarship recipient will be notified on or about October 1, 2018.

 

You can see an example of our 2017 winner here: https://comphealth.com/resources/healthcare-trends/first-comphealth-medical-school-scholarship-winner/

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National Medical Fellowships – General Scholarships

NMF General Scholarships

NMF offers a variety of general scholarships to underrepresented minority students enrolled in medical school. The awards range from $2,000 – $7,500.

Deadline to Apply: usually September

For more information and to apply: National Medical Fellowships – General Scholarships & Awards

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NMF – Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation Scholarship

The Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation Scholarship is awarded to four 2nd and 3rd year underrepresented minority students with financial need as recognition of their academic achievement and potential.

General Eligibility:
*US citizen
*Attends an accredited medical school
*Underrepresented minority student
* Has demonstrated leadership ability
*Committed to serving medically under-served communities

For more information and to apply: http://www.nmfonline.org/progra…/general-scholarships-awards

Contact them for more information: scholarships@nmfonline.org

Deadline: September each year

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

The Islamic Society of North America

Islamic Development Bank Loan Scholarship
This program is unique as the IDB scholarship is a grant from the IDB to the Muslim community and is offered as an interest-free loan to the students, to be refunded in easy installments, for the future use of other needy students in the community.

  • Five scholarships of $15,000 each year for four years will be awarded. 
  • This scholarship is for students entering their first year of professional (graduate level) study.

Application due: March 15

Website: http://www.isna.net/scholarships/