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Medicine Scholarships and Fellowships

Name of Scholarship Deadline Contact Description
AFL/CIO Union Plus Scholarship 01/31/19 Website Union member by parent or student, academic ability
Alice W. Rooke 02/15/19 Website U.S. citizen, accepted by accredited medical school, letter from DAR chapter.
AMDPA General Scholarship & Joe Hargrove Scholarship 10/30/19 Website see website for information.
AMA Medical Association TBD

AMA Foundation

Medical Scholarship and Fellowship offers.
Associated Medical Schools of New York (AMSNY) TBD https://amsny.org/ This is listed as a resource so continually check their page.
American Heart Association Council Sponsored Student Scholarship   https://www.empoweredtoserve.org/ Awards up to $2000
American Indian Education Foundation 04/04/19 http://www.nrcprograms.org/site/PageServer?pagename=aief_grad_scholarshipapplication Must be enrolled between 6-18 credit hrs. $ dependent on number of hours enrolled in studies. Must have GPA of 2.5 or above. All American Indian/Alaska Native students who are enrolled in their tribe, or have a parent who is an enrolled member are eligible.
American Indian College Fund Full Circle Scholarships 05/31/19 https://collegefund.org/student-resources/scholarships/scholarship-programs/ U.S. citizen, have 2.0 or higher GPA; be member of a tribe or descendent of enrolled member
American Medical Women's Association

Cycle 1

9/30/18

Cycle 2

12/31/18

www.amwa-doc.org AMWA membership, financial need.
Anna & Ida Reiss Memorial Fund Scholarship  

Henry Miles Esq. Trustee
c/o Green, Miles, Lipton, White & Fitz-Gibbon
77 Pleasant St.
P.O. Box 210
Northampton, MA 01061-0210

e-mail: hmiles@greenmiles.com

Jewish students who have financial need.
Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarships  

http://www.goarmy.com/amedd/education/hpsp.html

http://www.navy.com/navy/careers/healthcare/physician.html

 

US citizen. Apply to either Air Force, Navy or Army.
Buckfire & Buckfire Law Firm Medical Scholarship 04/01/2019 https://www.buckfirelaw.com/library/scholarships.cfm#medical Member of an ethnic, racial, or other minority or any individual who demonstrates a defined commitment to issues of diversity within their community. U.S citizen, attending and accredited medical school within the United States. Minimum 3.0 GPA
Armenian Students Association of America 10/2019 www.asainc.org/national/scholarships.shtml Of Armenian descent enrolled in accredited US university, completed 1 year of school.
Chinese American Physicians Society 2019 TBD caps-ca.org/scholarship.html Award: $2000 to $5000
Chinese American Medical Society 03/01/19 http://www.camsociety.org/scholarship The scholarship is open to all first, second and third year medical or dental students. Student must be in good standing at an accredited U.S. medical or dental school in the USA at the time of application. Students that have just been accepted into medical or dental school at the time of application are not eligible to apply for this year's scholarship.
Dr. Benjamin Cottone Memorial Scholarship 2019 TBD www.unico.org US citizens of Italian heritage.
Dr. Charles A. Preuss Medical Award TBD http://www.sae.net/page.aspx?pid=260 SAE brother.
Dr. Francis Anthony Beneventi Medical Scholarship, Lillian & Arthur Dunn Scholarship, Irene & Daisy Macgregor Memorial Scholarship, Alice W. Rooke Scholarship 02/01/19 Website Varies, see scholarship
Elizabeth Asche Scholarship and Sequoyah Scholarship   https://www.indian-affairs.org/ From federally recognized tribe and have proof of tribal enrollment. Based on financial need.
UCB Family Epilepsy Scholarship Program 2019 TBD http://www.ucbepilepsyscholarship.com/ProgramInformation.aspx US citizens or permanent resident, living with epilepsy or family member living with epilepsy.

Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund

TBD

www.feea.org/scholarships Civilian federal and postal employees, their spouses and college-age dependents. Must have 3.0 GPA. See web site for more info.

Golden Key Graduate Scholar Award

12/15/2018

https://www.goldenkey.org/scholarships-awards/overview/

Golden Key member. See web site for additional eligibility information.

Health Professional Loan Repayment and Scholarship Programs

TBD

Rural Health Loan Repayment and Scholarship Programs

US citizen and agree to provide primary health care service in rural or underserved urban areas in Washington State.

Hellenic Medical Society of New York

TBD

Go to Facebook for information

Medical student of Hellenic heritage, originating from New York, Connecticut, New Jersey or Pennsylvania, completed 1st year, financial need
Hispanic -General College Scholarship 2019 TBD http://www.hsf.net/ US citizen or legal permanent resident of Hispanic heritage, with cumulative grade average of 3.0, and who has applied for federal aid.
Health Career Scholarship Program 2019 TBD https://iokds.org/ US/Canadian citizen and 2nd, 3rd, or 4th year.
Japanese American Citizens League Graduate Scholarships 2019 TBD https://jacl.org/ Active National JACL member
Japanese Medical Society of America 2019 TBD https://www.jmsa.org/ Medical student who has potential to contribute to Japanese-American relationship through the medical field
Jewish Free Loan Association   https://www.jfla.org/  
Joseph Collins   Student must be nominated by the Dean or Dean’s designate. Demonstrate interest in arts and letter or other cultural pursuits outside of medicine, scholastic record must stand in the upper half of the class and intends to specialize in neurology, psychiatry or becoming a general practitioner. Award $10000
Korean American Scholarship Foundation 2019 TBD www.kasf.org Korean or Korean American, currently enrolled in a graduate program, 3.0 GPA.
Kosciuszko Foundation Tuition Scholarship Program 01/15/19 https://www.thekf.org/kf/scholarships/tuition/ts/ US citizens/permanent resident, of Polish descent, and GPA at least 3.0.
Howard G. Lapsley Memorial Scholarship   https://www.jfkmc.org/jfk-foundation/scholarships For one or more deserving candidates enrolled in a degreed program in medicine, osteopathy or dentistry.
Leopold Schepp Foundation TBD http://www.scheppfoundation.org/wp/ Under 40, US citizen/permanent resident, and in financial need. GPA 3.2. Requires interview in New York City.
Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund TBD Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund Female, 25+, lives in US or Canada but is a national from developing country, has record of service to women/children in her country, plans to return to native country.
National Health Service Corps 12/20/2018

https://nhsc.hrsa.gov/scholarships/how-to-apply.html

2019 NHSC Students to SERvice Loan Repayment Programs

Must agree to practice primary care in high need area for 1 yr. for each yr. of support. Must be US citizen.
National Italian American Scholarship

05/16/19

https://www.niaf.org/programs/available-scholarships/ See handbook for scholarships and requirements

National Medical Foundation

  Website National Medical Fellowship's mission is to provide scholarships for underrepresented minorities in medicine. Our primary goal is to achieve equity of opportunity in medicine and equity of access to quality healthcare for all groups in American society by increasing the number of minority physicians and changing the face of medicine to better reflect-and serve—our diverse nation.
Navajo Nation Graduate Trust, Scholarships & Financial Assistance 06/2019 http://www.onnsfa.org/ Navajo.
PEO International Peace Scholarship Fund, PEO Scholar Awards TBD http://www.peointernational.org/information-students For women. See descriptions of awards and funds for requirements
Pellegrini Scholarship 03/31/19 https://www.sbsny.org/ Swiss descent or 1 parent who is Swiss citizen, permanent resident of CT, DE, NJ, NY or PA, 3.75 GPA.
Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans 11/2018 https://www.pdsoros.org/ New American, not 31 years old yet, and in first or second year.
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Graduate Fellowship Program 2019 TBD http://www.phikappaphi.org/home Membership in Phi Kappa Phi, exceptional grades, a first year.
Pisacano Scholars Leadership Program 2019 TBD http://www.fpleaders.org/ 4th year student, commitment to Family Practice, shows leadership skills, academic performance.
Point Foundation Scholarship 01/29/19 https://pointfoundation.org/point-apply/application-faqs/ Any state, full time student. Must be “out” as a person who identifies as a member of the LGBTQ community.
The Recovery Village   https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/scholarships/  
Ho-Chunk Nation Scholarship TBD http://www.ho-chunknation.com/?PageId=47 Enrolled member of the Ho-Chunk tribe, maintain 3.0 GPA
SAMFund Scholarships

FALL

08/17/18

http://www.thesamfund.org/ Cancer survivors 17 to 35 years old, completed active treatment.
Sons of Italy National Leadership Grant 2019 TBD http://www.nysosia.org/scholarships US Citizens of Italian descent enrolled in 4 year program.
Sonia Streuli Maguire Outstanding Scholastic Achievement Award & Zimmermann Scholarship 03/31/19

https://www.sbsny.org/

Swiss descent or 1 parent who is Swiss citizen, permanent resident of CT, DE, NJ, NY or PA, 3.75 GPA., financial need.
The Association of Women Psychiatrists’ Leah J. Dickstein, M.D. Award  

Student must be nominated by medical school

Open to female medical students who have demonstrated superior academic achievement. Creativity and leadership. Award $1000.
The New York Academy of Medicine   Website The New York Academy of Medicine offers several research grants from Urology to Cardiovascular
The Go-Red Multi-Cultural Scholarship Fund TBD Website Scholarship for minority women. US citizen or permanent resident, 3.0 GPA
Tylenol Scholarship Fund TBD https://www.tylenol.com/news/scholarship Demonstrate leadership in community services and school activities.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Indian Health Service TBD https://www.ihs.gov/scholarship/ Applicant must be an American Indian or Alaska Native. Maintain 2.0 GPA. Will incur service obligation.
US Army   https://www.goarmy.com/amedd/education/hpsp.html U.S. citizen, be enrolled or have letter of acceptance or intent from accredited graduate program in US, be full time.
Dr. Richard Allen Williams Scholarship 08/24/18 http://abcardio.org/scholarships-and-awards/rawilliams/ Minority students interested in cardiology and academic medicine

Women in Medicine

2019 TBD

https://womeninmedicine.org/leadership-scholarships/

$5000 LGBTQ leadership scholarship for female medical students enrolled in their first, second or third year allopathic, osteopathic or naturopathic medical school in the United States or Canada.

Scholarships for Medical Students based on Residency Status

AMA Foundation   ama-assn.org Arthur N. Wilson MD Scholarship for Southwest Alaska Residents. Award $5000
Apollo Scholarship   http://www.ccmsociety.org/home/scholarships Agree to come to Cambria-Somerset region to live and practice. Must be 3rd or 4th year.
Charles River District Medical Society Scholarship Program   Massachusetts Medical Society Scholarships and Grants Legal resident of one of the five towns comprising the district: Needham, Newton, Waltham, Wellesley, and Weston; sophomore or junior, and in financial need.
Essex South District Medical Society   http://www.massmed.org/essexsouth/#.W6E_QHtKhhE To assist in funding the medical education of a student from an Essex South city or town.
Frank & Louise Groff Foundation   http://www.groff-foundation.org/medical.html Graduated from public HS in Monmouth County, NJ. Financial need, academic accomplishment.
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Scholarship Program   hfpg.org/scholarship Must have attended at least 8 years of public and/or parochial school in Connecticut, graduated from a public and/or parochial high school in Connecticut and should be in their 1–3 year of medical school. Award from $1000 to $2000
Mark B. Holzman Scholarship TBD http://www.deha.org/Resources/Grant-Funding-Opportunities.aspx US citizen, Delaware residents enrolled full time in graduate level medicine at US academic institutions
Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Academic Scholarship   http://www.jcfs.org/jvs/what-we-do/scholarships For Jewish student who are identified as having promise for significant contributions in their chosen careers, and are in need of financial assistance for full-time academic programs primarily in the helping professions.
New England Hellenic Medical and Dental Society, Inc.   www.NEHMDS.org Student member of NEHMDS of Hellenic descent.
Orazio DiMauro Foundation   http://oraziodimauro.org/ Resident of Bridgeport, CT and surrounding towns, GPA 3.2, financial need.
Ty Cobb Scholarship Program   http://www.tycobbfoundation.com/ Resident of Georgia and in financial need.
Wellsford & Mildred Clark Medical Memoria   Contact the Financial Aid Office for details on how to apply Resident of Connecticut. Award up to $50,000 (over 4 years)
Worcester District Medical Society   wdms.org Intended for 2nd, 3rd & 4th year medical students. Must be a legal resident of Central Massachusetts at the time of applying to medical school.
The Rowe Fund (LOAN)   http://www.oas.org/en/rowefund/ Educational loan program to assist citizens from Latin America and the Caribbean