All Scholarships

Charles A Lauffer Scholarship Fund Application

Feb 14th, 2020

Charles Lauffer Scholarship Application   Summary/Objective of Scholarship: The fund shall be used to make scholarships to assist young men or women taking a premedical or medical course of study in some college or university approved by the Trustees and who plan to practice medicine as a career. The Trustees shall have the broadest discretion…

HPSP Scholarship opportunity for Medical Students

Feb 14th, 2020

Scholarship Opportunity Dear physician educators, Aspiring physicians who agree to serve in full-time clinical positions caring for our nation’s Veterans at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) can study tuition-free under the Health Professionals Scholarship Program (HPSP). Let your students know they can apply for the 50 available scholarships beginning March 2, 2020. The…

Scholarship – Join in on a wonderful cause!

Feb 13th, 2020

Attention All 1MD, 2MD, and 3MD students.   If you’ve walked around campus lately, you may have noticed orange and blue ties hanging around and wondered – why? Popularized by Mr. Two Bits, the ties represent Stand Up & Holler: Gator Nation Giving Day!   Our campus is dressed up and ready for our second…

ScrubCaps for a Cause

Feb 13th, 2020

ScrubCaps for a Cause ScrubCaps for a Cause was founded by Tina Tarantola UF MD’05. Her non-profit awards scholarships to women pursuing medical degrees. Please review the requirements below before applying. Website: http://www.scrubcapsforacause.com/ The following requirements must be met to be considered for a scholarship: Woman in an allopathic or osteopathic medical school program having…

THE GOLD FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP

Feb 7th, 2020

Eligibility The Gold Family Scholarship is available to medical students attending the UF College of Medicine who demonstrate academic achievement and a commitment to making meaningful contributions to a pluralistic society.

THE RUSH FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP

Oct 7th, 2013

Eligibility This fund supports scholarships to UF College of Medicine students with financial need. Preference should be given to 4th year students who demonstrate an intent to practice rural or primary care.

Tillman Military Scholars

Feb 8th, 2013

Our nation was built on the sacrifices made by the young men and women in the military who demonstrate the very kind of leadership we seek to inspire in all young people. Yet, even with the GI Bill, many service members and their dependents (children and spouses) still lack the financial means to pursue their…

HEALTH PROFESSIONS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMS

Feb 8th, 2013

Eligibility: Be accepted or enrolled in an accredited medical school. Physician Assistant students are eligible for a Navy Scholarship. Students should begin the application process before acceptance to a school. The HPSP is very competitive, you might not be accepted for a service scholarship. If you are a needy student, you would be well-advised to…

Navy Scholarship for Physician Assistants

Feb 8th, 2013

Contact: Travis Hatton, Med Programs Officer Recruiter Call: 813-972-1680 or 813-299-0154 Email: or7_miami@cnrc.navy.mil

FL Army National Guard Scholarships and Stipend Program

Feb 7th, 2013

Medical Students can earn over $20,000 per year while serving. Increased benefits include a $50,000 loan repayment or depending on your speciality, a $75,000 cash bonus paid over 3 years. Students and Residents are not subject to deployment nor do you have to do basic training. For more information call or e-mail: Lt. William D.…

JAPANESE MEDICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, INC.

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Students of Japanese ancestry enrolled in or accepted as students in medical, dental or nursing schools of this country. Award: $1,500 – $2,500 (4 to 6 awards) Deadline: March 1st Inquire: Dr. Shunichi Homma Chair, Scholarship Committee 17 East 89th Street New York, NY 10128 (212) 305-3068

OMEGA PSI PHI FRATERNITY CHARLES R. DREW MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: GPA of 3.0 or better, pursuing a medical career, and US citizen. Award: Up to $500 Deadline: March Inquire: (Send SASE) Charles Drew Memorial Scholarship Omega Psi Phi Fraternity 3951 Snapfinger Parkway Decatur, GA 30035-3203

AMERICAN DIGESTIVE HEALTH FOUNDATION STUDENT RESEARCH GRANT

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: US citizen, medical or graduate (not engaged in thesis research) student. Minimum of 10 weeks in the area of digestive diseases or nutrition. Award: $1,500-$2,500 # of Awards: 35 Deadline: March

AMERICAN FEDERATION FOR AGING RESEARCH GERIATRIC SCHOLARS PROGRAM*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Completed 1st yr of medical school and US citizen or permanent resident. 8 – 12 week program in clinical geriatrics and aging research. Will train at one of the four National Training Centers: Harvard Medical School, John Hopkins, UCLA School of Medicine, or University of Washington School of Medicine. Award: $3,000 + travel/living expenses…

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Attending a CAAHEP accredited PA program having at least one semester of grades from the PA program & is a member of AAPA. Award: $2,000-$3,000 # of Awards: 50 Deadline: February 1st Inquire: Physician Assistant Foundation Program Director 950 N. Washington Street Alexandria, VA 22314-1552 (703) 519-5686 FAST FAX: 800-286-2272 ask for Document #150…

AMERICAN COLLEGE OF LEGAL MEDICINE SCHWARZ AWARD STUDENT WRITING COMPETITION

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Must be currently enrolled in an accredited law, medical, or program of health science in the US or Canada. Paper must be no less than 3,000 words, and can not be previously published. Award: $1,000 Deadline: February 1st Inquire: American College of Legal Medicine Student Writing Competition 611 East Wells Street Milwaukee, WI 53202…

JERRY L. PETTIS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: 3rd or 4th year medical students with demonstrated interest in communication of science. Only 1 nominee from each school. Award: $2,500 # of Awards: 1 Deadline: February 15th Inquire: AMA Foundation 515 N. State Street Chicago, IL 60610 (312) 464-4200 Fax: (312) 464-5678

JAMES EWING FOUNDATION SUMMER FELLOWSHIPS ONCOLOGY*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Medical students in their first three years of an accredited N. American school. Sponsored by a Society of Surgical Oncology member. Fellowship between 2-3 months. A report of the summer’s activities must be presented to the Foundation by Oct. 1. Award: $2,000 Deadline: February 15th Inquire: 800 East Northwest Highway Suite 1080 Palatine, IL…

GLEN/AFAR RESEARCH IN THE BIOLOGY OF AGING

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Medical or Ph.D. students. 3 month project on any subject related to the basic sciences and aging. Award: $5,000 # of Awards: Up to 30 Deadline: February 26th Inquire: American Federation for Aging Research 1414 Avenue of the Americas, 18th Floor New York NY 10019 (212) 752-2327 Website: www.afar.org

JERRY L. PETTIS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: 3rd or 4th year medical students with demonstrated interest in communication of science. Only 1 nominee from each school. Award: $2,500 # of Awards: 1 Deadline: January 31st Inquire: AMA Foundation c/o Kathleen MacArthur 515 N. State Street Chicago, IL 60610 (312) 464-4218 Fax: (312) 464-5678 Website: http://www.ama-assn.org

PROFESSIONAL FELLOWSHIP

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Women of color who will be in their 3rd or final year at an accredited US medical school. US citizen or permanent resident. Award: $5,000 – $12,000 Deadline: January 10th

MERCK/ AFAR RESEARCH SCHOLARSHIPS

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Medical or Pharm D. students who completed 1 yr of study, US citizen or permanent resident, and have a faculty mentor. 8-12 week full-time project anytime in 2009 on any subject, in any setting in the field of geriatric pharmacology. Award: $4,000 # of Awards: Up to 9 Deadline: January 22nd Inquire: American Federation…

M. A. CARTLAND SHACKFORD MEDICAL FELLOWSHIP*

Apr 26th, 2012

Award: minimum of $9,000 Deadline: January 3rd Applications on website or send SASE. Inquire: Secretary to the Committee on Graduate Fellowships Att.: WCGF Application Center for Work & Service 106 Central St. Wellesley, MA 02181-8200 E-mail: cws-fellowships@firstclass.wellesley.edu Website: http://new.wellesley.edu/cws/fellowships/wellesley

WALTER BYERS POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: GPA of 3.5 or better, competed in intercollegiate athletics as a member of a varsity team at a NCAA member institution, and have applied for admission into graduate, law, or medical school. Award: $12,500 # of Awards: 2 Deadline: January 1st Inquire: Walter Byers Postgraduate Scholarship Com. The National Collegiate Athletic Association P.O. Box…

CARROLL L. BIRCH AWARD

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Best original research paper written by a National Student Member of AWMA attending an accredited medical school. The paper may have been previously published. Award: $500 and plaque presented at annual AMWA meeting. Deadline: Sept 28th Inquire: See AMWA info above

MOLLY BUTLER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Students who are graduating high school in the year of the award, or in college or professional school. Must demonstrate satisfactory academic performance, provide past involvement in equine related activities, and be US citizens. Award: $500 # of Awards: 1-2 Deadline: July 1st Inquire: Welsh Pony & Cob Foundation, Inc. PO 80x 2977 Winchester,…

ROBINSON (BRYAN) NEUROLOGICAL FOUNDATION

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Medical or graduate students and residents are eligible for support. Applications should include: CV, summary of intended project, and faculty advisor or department head recommendation who will be supervising. Award: $2,500 Deadline: July 31st Inquire: Jenny H. Crowley 1401 Centerville Road, Suite 300 Tallahassee, FL 32308 (850) 877-5115

ILLINOIS HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Enrolled in a hospital-related health care curriculum, be an Illinois resident, at least one academic year remaining, 3.5 GPA or better, and demonstrate financial need. Award: $500 Deadline: April 15th Inquire: Scholarship The Illinois Hospital Association Center for Health Affairs 1151 East Warenville Rd. PO Box 3015 Naperville, IL 60566

NATIONAL MEDICAL FELLOWSHIPS. INC.*

Apr 26th, 2012

Scholarships available for under represented minorities – African American, mainland Puerto Rican, Mexican American, and Native American attending medical school. Award: $500-$10,000 Inquire: National Medical Fellowships 5 Hanover Square, 15th Floor New York, NY 10004 ( 212) 714-0933 Website: http://www.nmf-online.org/

HOWARD HUGHES MEDICAL INSTITUTE RESEARCH OPPORTUNITY*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: May apply during any year of medical studies. Students in MD/PhD degree programs or who hold the PhD are not eligible. Applications from women and minorities are strongly encouraged. Award: An intensive yearlong fundamental research program for students currently enrolled in MD or DO degree programs. Inquire: Howard Hughes Medical Institute Office of Grants…

CHINESE AMERICAN PHYSICIAN’S SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Financial need, academic achievements, & community service. Special consideration given if student willing to serve the Chinese community after graduation. Award: $1,000-$5,000 Deadline: October 1st Inquire: http://www.caps-ca.org/

LEAGUE OF UNITED LATIN AMERICAN CITIZENS

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: All fields-call to verify, undergraduates and graduates, US citizen/permanent resident, Hispanics only. Awards: $200 to $1,000 Inquire: League of United Latin American Citizens National Scholarship Fund 2000 L. Street, NW, Suite 610 Washington, DC 20036 (202} 835-9646 Website: http://www.lulac.org/

LATIN AMERICAN PROFESSIONAL WOMEN’S FOUNDATION

Apr 26th, 2012

Operates a scholarship program. Inquire: PO Box 31532 Los Angeles, CA 95341 (323) 227-9060

FAMILY PRACTICE RESEARCH PRESENTATION*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Medical students or FP residents for oral presentations at the AAFP Assembly in the following categories: 1) original research; 2) case study or literature review. Award: $1000 (1st place), $250 (runners-up) Deadline: April 1st Inquire: American Academy of Family Physicians Website: www.aafp.org

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF FAMILY PHYSICIANS AWARDS – 1ST TIME STUDENT ATTENDEE AWARDS*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: 500 word essay why you are interested in attending the National Conference of Family Practice Residents & Medical Students. Award: $600 # of Awards: 20 Deadline: May 1st Inquire: American Academy of Family Physicians Website: www.aafp.org

COUNTRY DOCTOR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Georgia residents qualify for funding to obtain medical degrees such as IM, OB-GYN, Peds, FP, and General Surgery. Must practice in Georgia board-approved town with a population of 15,000 or less. Award: $12,000 annually Deadline: April 1st Inquire: State Medical Education Board Scholarships 270 Washington Street SW 7th Floor, Room 7093 Atlanta, GA 30334…

NATIONAL HEALTH SERVICE CORPS

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Medical or physician assistant students interested in primary care; from rural backgrounds or underrepresented minorities who will serve in underserved communities will be given priority. Award: Tuition/fees, books plus a monthly stipend. Obligated to practice one year for each year of support in a federally designated health shortage area of the US. Two year…

PISACANO LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION, INC. PISACANO SCHOLARS PROGRAM*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: 4th year medical student committed to the specialty of family practice. Award: Up to $28,000 Deadline: March 1st Inquire: Robert Cattoi Pisacano Leadership Foundation, Inc. 2228 Young Drive Lexington, KY 40505-4294 (888) 995-5700 Website: http://www.fpleaders.org

CHARLES I. AND EMMA J. CLAPP SCHOLARSHIP LOAN FUND

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Nondrinker, females must also be nonsmokers. Award: Interest free loans Deadline: Ongoing Inquire: Charles & Emma Clapp Scholarship Fund c/o Jim Yankoviak, Trust Officer First of America Bank 110 East Allegan Street Otsego, MI 49078

GEORGE W. & ANNE A. HOOVER SCHOLARSHIP FUND STUDENT LOANS

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Students enrolled full-time. Award: $5,000 loan/yr Deadline: Not Stated Inquire: (Send SASE for details) 2-16 South Market Street PO Box 57 Selinsgrave, PA 17870 (717) 374-4252

UNITED METHODIST LOAN PROGRAM

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Active member of the United Methodist Church, US citizen or permanent resident, and admitted to a degree program. Award: $1,200 with an aggregate of $6,000 (6% interest) Deadline: Not Stated Inquire: Office of Loans & Scholarships The United Methodist Church General Board of Higher Education & Ministry PO Box 871 Nashville, TN 37202 (615)…

HUGH & EARLE FELLOWS MEMORIAL LOAN FUND

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Medical or health-related students who are residents of Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa or Walton County, FL. Must have cosigner(s). Interest free until 4 months after graduation. Very low interest. Up to 11 yrs to pay back. Award: Dependent on # of cosigners Deadline: Ongoing Inquire: Fellows Memorial Fund c/o Ms. Virginia Santoni Pensacola State…

AMERICAN MEDICAL WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Women enrolled in US medical schools, US citizen or permanent resident, and are student members of AMWA. Award: $2,500 – $5,000 per year. Interest of 5% starts the December 15th after graduation. Deadline: April 30th Inquire: Marie Glanz Special Programs Coordinator American Medical Women’s Association 801 North Fairfax Street, Suite 400 Alexandria, VA 22314…

ALBERT STRICKLER MEMORIAL FUND

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: All areas of study, interest free loans for students entering their final year of study at an accredited 4-year college or graduate school. Award: Up to $2,500 Deadline: June 30th Inquire: Erica Miller Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia 2100 Arch Street, Endowments Dept. Philadelphia, PA 19103 Phone: 215-832-0593 Website: www.jewishphilly.org

THE SAMUEL LEMBERG SCHOLARSHIP LOAN FUND

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Jewish men & women who have difficulty pursuing the benefits of higher education and are engaged in the pursuit of academic work or professional courses leading to a recognized degree. Award: Varies Deadline: April 1st Inquire: Myron E. Schoen, Secretary The Lemberg Scholarship Loan Fund, Inc. 60 E. 42nd Street, Suite 1814 New York,…

EVALEE C. SCHWARZ CHARITABLE TRUST FOR EDUCATION

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: All undergraduates and graduates may apply. It provides an interest free loan for students who demonstrate exceptional academic performance and significant financial need. Award: Varies from $5,000 to $15,000 # of Awards: Varies Deadline: April 15th Website: http://www.evaleeschwarztrust.org/

P. E. O. EDUCATIONAL LOAN FUND

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Women with financial need and US citizen. Write to address below for details. P.E.O. stands for Philanthropic Educational Organizantion that was founded in 1869. Inquire: (Send SASE for details) P.E.O. Sisterhood Executive Office 3700 Grand Avenue Des Moines, IA 53012-2899

KNIGHTS TEMPLAR EDUCATIONAL FUND

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: US citizen, full-time student Award: Up to $6,000; 5% fixed rate Deadline: Not stated Call or write your state’s grand commandeer or Inquire: Charles R. Neumann Grand Recorder-Secretary 509 N. Elston, Suite 101 Chicago, IL 60630-2460 (312) 777-3300

BILL RASKOB FOUNDATION LOAN

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Beyond first year of undergraduate study. US citizen and demonstrate financial need. Medical students not eligible. Award: $1,000-$3,000 (No Interest) Deadline: April 1st (Application request) May 1st (Submit) Inquire: Bill Raskob Foundation, Inc Kennett Pike & Montchanin Road PO Box 507 Crownsville, MD 21032-0507 (302) 655-4440

CHARLES A. LAUFFER SCHOLARSHIP LOAN*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: 3rd or 4th year medical student in good standing Award: $1,500 – $10,000 loan @ 2% interest Deadline: June 30th Inquire: Bank of America Merrill Lynch Attn: Lauffer Scholarship c/o Maria Botelho 111 Westminster St. RI1-102-M102 Providence, RI 02903 Phone: 866-461-7287 Fax: 401-243-2950

AGBU EDUCATION LOAN PROGRAM in the US*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Armenian heritage. Medicine candidates must be enrolled in highly competitive schools. A GPA of 3.5 or better during their undergraduate study. Award: $2,500 – $7,500 loan @ 3% Deadline: April 1st Inquire: The Armenian General Benevolent Union Education Dept. 55 East 59th Street New York, NY 10022-1112 Telephone: (212) 319-6383 Fax: (212) 319-6507/8 Email:…

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (USA) STUDENT LOAN FUND

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Students must: (1) be active members of the Presbyterian Church (USA); (2) be citizens or permanent residents of the US; (3) be enrolled on a full-time; (4) give evidence of needing financial help; (5) give satisfactory evidence of financial responsibility; (6) be working towards a degree at an accredited college or university; (7) have…

HATTIE M. STRONG FOUNDATION STUDENT LOAN PROGRAM

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Interest-free loans to students entering their final year of study in a graduate degree program. Must apply in writing for a formal application which will be sent if the applicant qualifies. Loans are made on the basis of individual merit. Financial need is a consideration. Applications available Jan. 1st. Award: Up to $3,000 Deadline:…

MEMORIAL SLOAN-KETTERING CANCER CENTER*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Must begin research project on June 14th or 21st for 8 weeks. Letter from the Office of the Dean at your medical school indicating that you are a first or second year medical student in good standing. Complete on-line application. Award: $5,000 (no housing provided) # of Awards: 25 Deadline: Janauary Send Dean’s letter…

SIGMA XI GRANTS-IN-AID RESEARCH

Apr 26th, 2012

Awards: $100 – $1,000 # of Awards: 800 Deadlines: March 15th & October 15th Inquire: Sigma Xi Grants in Aid Research c/o Deborah Donati 99 Alexander Drive, Box 13975 Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 Website: www.sigmaxi.org

MYASTHENIA GRAVIS FOUNDATION DR. HENRY VIETS STUDENT RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Basic or clinical research related to problems of myasthenia gravis. Conducted under supervision of a preceptor, in own medical school or in a medical school close to residence. Medical or premedical student. Award: Stipend is $5,000 Deadline: March 15th Inquire: Viets Fellowships Committee 1821 University Ave. W. Ste S256 St. Paul, MN 55104-2897 (800)…

MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATION SUMMER SCHOLARSHIPS

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Undergraduates and medical students in the US and other countries. Not open to graduate students. Request application in writing between October 1 and December 31. Award: $500/mo. Deadline: February 28th Inquire: (Send a SASE) MDA Research Department Mr. Robert Ross 810 Seventh Avenue New York, NY 10019 (212) 586-0808

LUPUS FOUNDATION GINA FINZI MEMORIAL STUDENT FELLOWSHIP

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Open to college or medical students. Foster an interest in SLE by carrying out basic or clinical research. It’s a fellowship in the Women’s Cancer Program, specializing in psychosocial research. An opportunity to work with a multidisciplinary group of investigators. Submit a letter of application, a CV, goals for your research, three references, and…

GERONTOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Ten graduate or upper level undergraduate students to conduct projects regarding care to elderly people in various residential settings. Work closely with a faculty preceptor and agency liaison to conduct agency-based research. Award: $2,000 Deadline: February 1st Inquire: 1411 K Street NW Suite 300 Washington, DC 20005-4006 (202) 842-1275

CROHN’S AND COLITIS FOUNDATION STUDENT RESEARCH AWARDS

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Conduct research in inflammatory bowel diseases. Must last 10 weeks and have a mentor. Submit research plan and CV. Award: $2,500 # of Awards: 16 Deadline: March 15th Inquire: Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation 386 Park Avenue, South, 17th Floor New York, NY 10016 Website: http://www.ccfaprofessionals.org

SCRIPPS RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Two fellowships are available for research in molecular biology and related fields. Contact the institute directly to obtain application materials. Inquire: 10666 North Torrey Pines Road La Jolla, CA 92037 (619) 455-9100 Website: http://www.scripps.edu/

NAT’L RURAL INSTITUTE ON ALCOHOL & DRUG ABUSE SCAIFE FAMILY FOUNDATION MEDICAL SCHOLARS*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: 15 medical students interested in obtaining specialized training in alcohol and drug abuse treatment at the National Rural Institute on Alcohol and Drug Abuse conference. Preference given to applicants interested in practicing medicine in rural communities. Award: Varies Deadline: April 4th Inquire: University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Eau Claire, Wisconsin 54702-4004 c/o Prof. Richard D.…

UNITED SCLERODERMA FOUNDATION GERALD P. RODNAN FELLOWSHIPS

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Interest in carrying out basic or clinical research in scleroderma. Predoctoral students are eligible. Award: $1,500 Deadline: March 15th Inquire: 21 Brennan Street, Suite 21 Watsonville, CA 95076 (408) 728-2202

EPILEPSY FOUNDATION OF AMERICA HEALTH SCIENCES STUDENT FELLOWSHIPS*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Three-month fellowships for an epilepsy study project. Undertaken in either a clinical laboratory setting with ongoing programs of research, service or training, or at a US institution of the student’s choice. Carried out during any free period of student’s year. A preceptor must accept responsibility for supervision of the student and project. Award: $2,000/3…

MAP INTERNATIONAL INTERNATIONAL FELLOWSHIP*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Designed to provide third & fourth year medical students, interns, and residents with clinical experience in the third world in a rural or urban setting. A minimum of 8 weeks must be spent on location to fulfill the requirements of the fellowship. More than 45 countries have participated. Award: 100% air fare Deadline: March…

NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION SUMMER INSTITUTE IN JAPAN

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: NSF will select 60 US graduate students to spend the summer at Japanese government research laboratories. Eligible students must be enrolled in a Ph.D. program, or a M.D. program of which they will have completed a year or more. Applications may be obtained by sending a postcard to the address listed. Award: Not Stated…

THE MALARIA RESEARCH & TRAINING CENTER OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MALI & THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND OPPORTUNITIES IN MALI, WEST AFRICA

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Minority medical & graduate biomedical students who are US citizens or permanent residents. Award: All travel & in-country expenses, pre-travel orientation, and immunizations Deadline: A rolling basis Inquire: Call (410) 706-2491 or Email: ckemp@medicine.umaryland.edu

BENJAMIN H. KEAN TRAVELING FELLOWSHIP IN TROPICAL MEDICINE*

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Medical students, residents, & fellows in any medical specialty who express interest in tropical medicine or international health may apply. An overseas mentor must be identified, and a research plan or clinical study presented. Preference will be given to applicants sponsored by a member of the ACCTMTH (American Committee on Clinical Tropical Medicine &…

CYSTIC FIBROSIS TRAINEESHIP

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Enrolled or entering a doctoral program (M.D., Ph.D., or M.D./Ph.D.). Must work with a faculty sponsor on a research project related to CF. Award: $1,500 Deadline: Ongoing Basis Inquire: Office of Grants Management Cystic Fibrosis Foundation 6931 Arlington Road Bethesda, MD 20814 (800) FIGHT CF Website: www.cff.org/research  

INSURANCE MEDICAL SCIENTISTS SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Apr 26th, 2012

Inquire: 1295 State Street Springfield, MA 01111

LIFE & HEALTH INSURANCE MEDICAL RESEARCH FUND/MEDICAL SCIENTIST SCHOLARSHIP

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Students enrolled in an MD/Ph.D. program can apply for scholarships based on merit. Deadline: April 15th Inquire: Carl A. Applequist (CLU),Executive Director Life & Health Insurance Medical Research Fund 1850 K Street NW Washington, DC 20006-2284  

US DEPT. OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES BIOMEDICAL NIH/NIGMS

Apr 26th, 2012

PREDOCTORAL MINORITY FELLOWSHIP Eligibility: The National Institute of General Medical Sciences is requesting applications for predoctoral fellowships to increase the number of Ph.D. and MD/Ph.D. minority biomedical researchers. The fellowship includes a stipend plus a $2,000 institutional allowance. Must be US citizen or permanent resident. Award: $8,800 Deadline: April 27th Inquire: Dr. Irene Eckstrand Westwood…

LIFE & HEALTH INS. MEDICAL RESEARCH FUND

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: U.S.citizens and at the time nominated, will have completed at least one year in an approved medical school. Expected to obtain a Ph.D., as well as the MD degree. Interested students should consult their dean’s office. Medical schools are invited to nominate one candidate yearly for this program. Award: $16,000 Deadline: March 1st Inquire:…

ABSTRACT TRAVEL GRANT

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: US citizen, medical or graduate student who has performed original research related to gastroenterology or hepatology. Award: $500 & up to $1,000 for travel to annual meeting # of Awards: 33 Deadline: January Inquire: American Digestive Health Foundation 7910 Woodmont Ave., 7th Floor Bethesda, MD 20814-3015 Website: www.gastro.org

WYETH-AYERST SCHOLARSHIP

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Women 25 years or older, US citizen, in graduate medical or health business programs biomedical section. Must graduate within 12-24 months from date of grant. Award: Varies Deadline: April 15th For further information and application forms, send SASE with 2 first class stamps between Oct. 1 & April 1 to: Inquire: Scholarships BPW Foundation…

NATIONAL ITALIAN-AMERICAN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS

Apr 26th, 2012

New Link Eligibility: Undergraduate and graduate students of Italian-American descent or majoring/minoring in Italian language. Must have at least 3.25. Award: Numerous scholarships, grants and fellowships ranging from $2,500 – $10,000. Deadline: April 30th Website: http://www.niaf.org/programs/scholarships/

GRADUATE AND PROFESSIONAL STUDY FELLOWSHIP

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: All fields, Ethnic minorities, graduates, US Citizen/Permanent Resident Award: Varies Inquire: Graduate and Professional Study Fellowship E. S. Department of Education Bureau of Higher and Continuing Education, Regional Office No. 3 Washington, DC 20202

GUIDE TO GRADUATE FELLOWSHIPS FOR MINORITY STUDENTS

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: All fields, graduates, US citizen or permanent resident, minorities only Award: Varies Inquire: Guide to Graduate Fellowships for Minority Students c/o Fellowships The Black Collegian Magazine 1240 Broad Street New Orleans, LA 70125

THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CRUSADE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Apr 26th, 2012

DORA AMES LEE GRANT Eligibility: Native Americans or Pacific / Asian Americans, member of United Methodist Church, US citizen, graduate degree study in a health-related field, and demonstrate need. Award: $2,000 # of Awards: 5 Deadline: June 30th

AMERICAN INDIAN FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

Apr 26th, 2012

Inquire: Indian Fellowship Program 600 Independence Ave., SW Portals Bldg., Room 4300 Washington, DC 20202-6335 Mr. Reginald Rodriguez, Director American Indian Graduate Center 4250 Montgomery Blvd., NE, Suite 1-B Albuquerque, NM 87109 Mr. Terry Portra, Acting Chief Bureau of Indian Affairs Office of Indian Educ. Programs, Rm. 3522 1849 C Street, NW Washington, DC 20240…

CIVITAN INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION CIVITAN SHROPSHIRE SCHOLARSHIP

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Pursuing a degree medicine or health sciences. US citizen or permanent resident, financial need, and member or dependent child of member of Civitan International. Junior Civitans may apply too. Award: $1,000 # of Awards: 40 Deadline: January 31st Inquire: (Enclose SASE w/ 2 stamps) Civitan Shropshire Scholarship PO Box 130744 Birmingham, AL 35213-0744 (205)…

BASIL L KING SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION

Apr 26th, 2012

Eligibility: Resident of St. Lucie County, FL. Studying a health related field. Two year & four year scholarships granted. Maintain a GPA 3.0 or higher. See website for more information & application. Award: Up to $10,000 a year Deadline: May 15th Inquire: Basil L. King Scholarship Foundation c/o IRCC Foundation, Inc 3209 Virginia Avenue Ft.…

ST. VINCENT’S MEDICAL CENTER AUXILIARY

Apr 26th, 2012

Inquire: Robert H. Liston, Scholarship Chair 1800 Barrs Street PO Box 2982 Jacksonville, FL 32203

OSCEOLA REGIONAL HOSPITAL SCHOLARSHIP

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: Students in the health or allied health career fields at a Florida college or university. Must be resident of Osceola County or member of the Auxiliary, Jr. Volunteers, or hospital staff and have graduated with at least 3.0 G.P.A. Award: 1 up to $1,500 and 3 – $500 Deadline: March 31st Inquire: Osceola Regional…

HISPANIC SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: US citizen or permanent resident, demonstrate financial need, essay, GPA of 3.0 or better, and Hispanic/Latino background. Award: $1,000 – $3,000 (renewable) # of Awards: thousands each year Deadline: October 15th Inquire: (enclose SASE) Hispanic Scholarship Fund One Sansome Street, Suite 1000 San Francisco, CA 94101 Email: scholar@nhsf.org Website:http://www.hsf.net/

NATIONAL HISPANIC SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: US citizen or permanent resident of Hispanic parentage and financial need. Application Dates: Aug. 15th – October 1st Award: $500 – $1,000 Inquire: Selection Committee National Hispanic Scholarship Fund Post Office Box 728 Novato, California 94948 (415) 892-9971

ADRIAN M. SAMPLE TRUST

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: Resident of Okeechobee or St. Lucie County, FL, unmarried and an active member of the Protestant Church. Award: $200 – $4,500 Deadline: April 15th Inquire: Adrian M. Sample Trust No.2 5311 Burningtree Drive Orlando, FL 32811 (407) 423-0314

ROOKE SCHOLARSHIP*

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: Pursuing medical degree, US citizen and academic excellence. Award: Up to $5,000 Deadline: April 15th Inquire: (enclose self addressed stamped postcard) Contact your local DAR Chapter or : National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution NSDAR Office of the Committees 1776 D Street NW Washington, DC 20006-5303 Website: http://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships/nursing-medical-scholarships   * Medical students…

FREDRICK AND GRACE BRECHT SCHOLARSHIP

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: Any undergraduate, graduate or professional student who graduated from a Brevard County high school. Proof of admission to a Florida school. Demonstrate need and G.P.A of at least 2.0. Award: Varies (renewable) Deadline: May 15th-Awards announced by the end of July. Current College of Medicine students, see the COM Financial Aid Office for an…

THE THOMAS BROWN McCLELLAND TRUST*

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: Medical students who are graduates of Miami-Dade County High School. Must meet with a selection committee for an interview in Miami during March or April. Award: $1,500 to $10,000 Deadline: Saturday, January 25, 2013 Awards announced in July Inquire: Noman Kassoff TBM Scholarship Chair 247 SW 8th St. Suite 402 Miami, FL 33130 (305)…

MANATEE COUNTY MEDICAL EDUCATION FOUNDATION, INC.

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: Graduate/professional and undergraduate students majoring in medicine, physician assistant, nursing and other health fields. Based on academics, character, and financial need. US citizen whose permanent residence is in Manatee County. A 2.5 GPA is required. Children of Manatee Medical Society and auxiliary members are not eligible. Award: $50 to $2,000 Deadline: Feb 1st to…

JAPANESE MEDICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, INC.

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: Students of Japanese ancestry enrolled in or accepted as students in medical or nursing schools in the U.S. Applications available at website below. Awards: $2,000 – $5,000 Deadline: Deadline is December 31st Inquire: Dr. Yuzuru Anzai Chair, Scholarship Committee 345 East 37th St. #208 New York, NY 10016 (212) 263-8682 Website: www.jmsa.org

DR. MARIE ZAKRZEWSKA MEDICAL SCHOLARSHIP*

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: Female, majoring in medicine of Polish descent. Preference given to residents of New England area. Award: $2,500 Deadline: December 30th Inquire: Scholarship Committee The Kosciuszko Foundation 15 East 65th Street New York, NY 10021-6595 Website: http://www.thekf.org/scholarships/tuition/mzms/   * Medical students only

CHIYOKO & THOMAS SHIMAZAKI SCHOLARSHIP

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: JACL members and their children. Graduate students in the medical field. Award: $1,000-$5,000 Deadline: April 1st For membership information or application, send SASE to address below stating your level of study. Inquire: Japanese American Citizens League Chiyoko & Thomas Shimazaki Scholarship Masao Satow Building 1765 Sutter Street San Francisco, CA 94115 Website: http://www.jacl.org/leadership_development_5.php

KOSCIUSZKO FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: Polish background, evidence of identification with Polish community. Minimum BS Degree. Various scholarships and grants awarded. Award: Varies Deadline: January 15th Inquire: The Kosciuszko Foundation 15 East 65th St. New York, N.Y. 10021-6595 Website: http://www.thekf.org/scholarships/about/

JAPANESE AMERICAN CITIZENS LEAGUE SCHOLARSHIP

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: Numerous scholarships available to members of JACL.

(EAST) INDIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SCHOLARSHIPS*

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: Medical students of (east) Indian origin, academic achievements, an essay & personal interview. Awards: $1,500, $1,000, and $500 Deadline: October 15th Inquire: IMASC Medical Student Scholarship 30271 Golden Lantern, Suite C Laguna Niguel, CA 92677   * Medical students only

INTERNATIONAL ORDER OF THE KING’S DAUGHTERS AND SONS HEALTH CAREERS SCHOLARSHIP*

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: At least second year of medical school. Based on resume, personal statement, letters of recommendation, transcripts, and need. US citizen. Award: $500 – $1,000 (Renewable) # of Awards: 30 – 50 Deadline: April 1st Inquire: (Send a SASE) Health Careers Director Mrs. Fred Cannon Box 1310 Brookhaven, MS 39602-1310 Or International Order of the…

INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP

Feb 16th, 2012

Eligibility: Health Professions Scholarship Program, restricted to American Indian and Alaskan native. Award: Tuition & books plus monthly stipend Deadline: May 1st Inquire: Indian Health Service 12300 Twinbrook Parkway, Suite 100 Rockville, MD 20852 (301) 443-3396 Fax: (301) 443-4815 Website: www.ihs.gov

NAVAHO NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP

Feb 16th, 2012

Inquire: Department of Higher Education PO Drawer S Window Rock, AZ 86515