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

Henry H. Stroud, M.D. Memorial Scholarship

DEADLINE: March 15 (applications become available around December)

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Delaware resident
  • Enrolling in an accredited school of medicine

Website: https://delcf.org/scholarships/

AWARD: Varies each year; at the discretion of the DCF Board of Directors

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENT:

Awards will be based on the applicant’s demonstrated commitment to pursuing the highest standards of excellence, ethics and compassion in the medical profession, as well as his/her academic promise and financial need. Special consideration will be given to applicants demonstrating an entrepreneurial and innovative approach to medicine.

Applicants will be ranked by each scholarship committee member on the basis of financial need; demonstrated academic promise; recommendation by a teacher, guidance counselor, or other appropriate party; and an essay. Recipients are eligible to re-apply in successive years for a maximum of four annual awards. The same criteria will be used to determine renewal awards.

QUESTIONS: Kelly Sheridan at ksheridan@delcf.org or 302.856.4393

Future Physicians Scholarship Program

Website: http://markjensenmd.com/#scholarship

Dr. Mark Jensen MD understands firsthand the financial challenges of getting through college, medical school, and specialization training. Through hard work, diligence, and by using scholarship opportunities like this, Dr. Jensen was able to become the reconstructive plastic surgeon he is today. After receiving his education and training form notable institutions such as The Mayo Clinic and then specializing in Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, Dr. Jensen envisioned ways that he could give back to the community and assist young students achieve their dreams of becoming a medical professional.

The Future Physicians Scholarship Program will award $500 every year to a student striving to achieve their dream of entering the medical professional field.

To apply, submit a 300 – 1,000 word essay along with your contact information to physicianscholarship@gmail.com.

Click here for For Official Rules And Terms

The essay should cover topics such as (it is not required to address all below suggestions):

  • The student’s passion and commitment to entering the medical field
  • Challenges they have overcome in pursuing their dream
  • The type of physician the student wants to be and why
  • A fun and interesting story related to the above
  • Goals in the next 5-10 years related to the medical field
  • What the scholarship means to you and how you plan to give back

Timeline:
Submission Opens October 15, 2016
Submission Closes October 14, 2017
If your essay is selected as the winner, we will contact you to receive:
Supporting Documents Required of Potential Winners:

  1. One copy of Official High School or College Transcripts
  2. Publicity/Liability Release
  3. Copyright Assignment
  4. IRS Form W-9
  5. Copy of United States Driver’s License
  6. Headshot photograph in high-resolution, digitally as a JPEG or TIFF file

 

Who is eligible to apply?

Any student currently attending a college, university, medical school, or specialization school, or will be attending within 1 year, and hopes to enter the medical field in the future.

MarkJensenMD.com
1175 East 50 South, Suite 171
American Fork, UT, 84003

Health Professionals and Specializing Physicians Scholarship Program

Website: http://www.podiatristlasvegas.com/#scholarship

Dr. Belmont Anderson DPM understands that dreams of becoming a medical professional and specializing in a field of training cannot come true without financial resources.

The Health Professionals and Specializing Physicians Scholarship Program will award $500 each year to a student striving to achieve their dream of studying to become a medical professional. To apply, submit a 300 – 850 word essay along with your contact information to podiatristlv@gmail.com.

Who is eligible to apply?

Any student currently attending a college, university, medical school, or specialization school, or will be attending within 1 year, and hopes to enter the medical field in the future.

The essay should cover topics such as (it is not required to address all below suggestions):

  • The student’s passion and commitment to entering the podiatry or health professional medical field
  • Challenges they have overcome in pursuing their dream
  • The type of physician the student wants to be and why
  • A fun and interesting story related to the above
  • Goals in the next 5-10 years related to the medical field
  • How you plan to give back

Timeline:
Submission Opens October 15, 2016
Submission Closes October 14, 2017

If your essay is selected as the winner, we will contact you to receive:

Supporting Documents Required of Potential Winners:

  • One copy of Official High School or College Transcripts
  • Publicity/Liability Release
  • Copyright Assignment
  • IRS Form W-9
  • Copy of United States Driver’s License
  • Headshot photograph in high-resolution, digitally as a JPEG or TIFF file

Requirements:

  • Submit an Essay
  • Official Transcript will be request from the selected winner.

Supporting Documentation that the Potential Winner Must Provide:

  • Official Transcripts (copy)
  • Publicity/Liability Release
  • Copyright Assignment
  • IRS Form W-9
  • Copy of United States Driver’s License
  • Digital picture
  • ELIGIBILITY: The Health Professionals and Specializing Physicians Scholarship Program essay contest is open only to those legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of submission and who are currently enrolled in an accredited college or university or who will be enrolled by March 1, 2017 and aspire to a career in the medical field. Current employees, officers, directors and agents of Sponsor and its related companies and members of their immediate families (defined as spouse, parents, siblings and children) and persons residing at the same address are not eligible to be awarded this scholarship. Void where prohibited.

Anderson and Associates Podiatry
1416 South Jones Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89146

EQuality Scholarship

Website: http://www.equalityscholarship.org/apply.html

Deadline: February 9

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.

Medical Student Scholarships Applicant must be:

  • enrolled or committed to enroll by the interview date in an accredited medical school in California or a California resident attending an accredited medical school elsewhere in the United States;
  • in good academic standing; and
  • not have received an eQuality medical scholarship before.

In 2017, we expect to award three $6,000 scholarships to assist with medical school expenses.

 

Selection Criteria

The criteria on which scholarship recipients will be selected include:

  • Service to the LGBTQ community
  • Leadership
  • Hardship or special circumstances
  • Academic achievement

In addition to completing the application, applicants for all scholarships must be available for an interview either by phone or in person.

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.

Fresno County Medical Society Scholarship

Website: http://www.fmms.org/Programs/AffiliatedOrganizations/ScholarshipFoundation.aspx

Application: http://www.fmms.org/Portals/14/SCHOLARSHIP%20APPLICATION%2004.2016.pdf?ver=2016-04-04-101210-777

Deadline: May 15

The Fresno County Medical Society Scholarship Foundation is an incorporated entity 501 (c) (3) of the Fresno Madera Medical Society, created to administer a perpetual and revolving scholarship fund for deserving medical students of Fresno and Madera counties.

 

The following information will aid students when submitting applications:

  1. RESIDENCE
    Any resident of Fresno or Madera county is eligible to receive a scholarship, provided that he/she has been a resident of either county for one year or more and provided that his/her application for matriculation in a medical school has been approved.
  2. TIME
    Applications for scholarships must be on file at the office of Fresno Madera Medical Society on or before May 15 to be eligible for a grant for the ensuing academic year.
  3. AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP
    Depending upon funds available, the number of scholarships awarded and the amount of each may vary from year to year; to be determined by the Scholarship Foundation Board.
  4. TERMS OF SCHOLARSHIP
    The monies of any scholarship awarded will be given to the recipient’s school of matriculation. The school will administer the scholarship for tuition, laboratory fees, books, etc. and for any other valid expenses of education except room, board or any other personal expenses. No money will be given directly to the recipient

 

  1. COMPLETE APPLICATION
    To be considered, an application must include:  a transcript of scholastic records from the last year of school attended, a letter from the Dean of Admissions that confirms acceptance to the school of choice, a School of Financial Aid Report and three letters of recommendation from members of the school faculty.
  2. NOTIFICATION
    All applicants will be notified simultaneously regarding disposition of their applications. The Scholarship Foundation has no obligation to any applicant or recipient as set forth in the terms of the letter of notification of award.
  3. REFERENCE LETTERS
    Three letters of reference from each of the following 1) a teacher of a class completed within the past two years; 2) a medical school professor or a physician; 3) a person outside of health care. Letters of reference must follow the format outlined in the Applicant Evaluation Form included as part of the application.

For More Information:

Fresno Madera Medical Society
Nicole Butler, Executive Director
(559) 224-4224 Ext. 114 or nbutler@fmms.org

Fresno County Medical Society
Scholarship Foundation
1040 E. Herndon Avenue, Suite 101
Fresno, California 93720

Student Loan Hero Scholarship

About

Student Loan Hero, an unbiased solution to organize, manage, and repay your student loans, is thrilled to award two (2) $1,000 scholarships each semester to help alleviate educational costs.

Website: https://studentloanhero.com/scholarships/

Who Qualifies / Criteria

All applicants must be actively enrolled (at least part-time) in a college/university

How to Apply / Guidelines

To enter, please submit a short essay (500 words or less) answering one of the following

  1. What financial challenges have you overcome growing up?
  2. How will receiving this scholarship help you achieve your future financial goals?
  3. How will you manage your money both during and after college to make smart financial decisions?

Dates

Fall 2017 Semester

  • Opens: June 15
  • Deadline: Aug. 15
  • Winner Contacted: Aug. 30

Spring 2018 Semester

  • Opens: Oct. 15
  • Deadline: Dec. 15
  • Winner Contacted: Jan. 2

Notification

Final winners will be selected by our team and contacted via the email address provided.

Legal

  • No purchase necessary to enter or win.
  • Void where prohibited.
  • Participants must be 18 years of age or older, legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, and enrolled at an eligible educational institution.
  • The Student Loan Hero 1K Scholarship contest entry period for Fall 2017 prizes begins June 15, 2017 and ends August 15, 2017. For Spring 2018 prizes, October 15, 2018 – December 15, 2018.
  • This contest is sponsored by Student Loan Hero, Inc.
  • The Student Loan Hero Scholarship contest is subject to the complete Official Rules available here: https://studentloanhero.com/scholarships/rules/