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Scholarships

Henry G. Halladay Awards — National Medical Fellowships Inc.

African-American men who have been accepted into the first-year classes of accredited U.S. medical schools, and demonstrate exceptional need are eligible for these awards.

Amount: $760.

Deadline: May 31

http://www.NMF-online.org

5 Hanover Square, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10004
(212) 483-8880

PI KAPPA OMEGA Chapter - ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA Sorority, Incorporated

Dr. Joann P. DaSilva Memorial Scholarship Criteria

  • African-American or Latina woman pursuing the Doctor of Medicine (MO), or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) degree.
  • Permanent Resident of New York State and/or a student at a medical school in New York.
  • Full-time enrolled student at an accredited medical school.
  • Include with your application:
  • Proof of New York State permanent residency (if attending school out of state),
  • Essay of at least 500 words (no more than 750) in response to:
    • Discuss the needs, and challenges of practicing medicine in an urban community; and solutions to these challenges.

Focus on ONE of the following three health issues:

  • Cancer, including early detection and prevention
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Heart disease/ hypertension
  • An official transcript in a sealed envelope.

NOTE: A Bursar's receipt (proof of enrollment) will be required prior to the disbursement of funds.

If you are eligible for the scholarship, please downloadand complete this PDF file.

If have questions, feel free to call any member of the Scholarship committee:

Jinene Howard (917) 470-5907
Cbaryl Poindexter-Curry (212) 781-0621
Virginia Flintall (718) 293-0372
Micbele Clayton Lucas (845) 651-2021
www.pikappaomega.org