NMF announced several new and current scholarships that are open to apply starting today for underrepresented minority medical students who are enrolled in an accredited medical school program for the 2020-2021 academic year. Two scholarships are specific to the state of Michigan and are listed below.
- Michigan Scholarship Fund
- NMF Fitzbutler-Jones Alumni Society of the University of Michigan Scholarship Fund
Please check their website to learn scholarship information and each scholarship’s eligibility and requirements.
Medical School Scholarships for future and current medical school students, the Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP) offers two-, three- and four-year military scholarships. The HPSP covers civilian medical school tuition, pays for fees, provides a monthly living stipend and includes a signing bonus under certain conditions. This scholarship is offered by the Army, Navy and Air Force, and the benefits are the same across all three Services. For those who hope to apply to HPSP, selection boards tend to look at all aspects of a person's application — leadership, extracurricular activities, fitness, grades and scores — so they can determine who will succeed in both medical school and the Military.
Deadline: Sept. 30, December 31, March 31, June30
The OppU Achievers Scholarship celebrates achievement in its many forms and honors those who create opportunity for themselves and others. Founded in 2016, the scholarship provides $2,500 for current or future education costs. Scholarship selections are made four times a year. Annually, the OppU Achievers Scholarship awards a total of $10,000 to students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement.
The National Health Service Corps (NHSC) offers a scholarship program for medical students, the Students to Service (S2S) Loan Repayment Program for students in their last year of medical school, federal and state Loan Repayment Programs (LRP), and a new Substance Use Disorder Workforce LRP. All programs are intended to help physicians, or soon to be physicians, with the cost and debt they incur from pursuing a medical career. Learn more.
Deadline: Aug. 3, 2020
Worcester District Medical Society will award scholarships to second, third, and fourth year medical students who are in financial need and must be legal resident of Central Massachusetts at the time of applying to medical school.