Scholarship Resources

Students are always looking for funds that will replace the loans portion of their financial aid packages. The web has many sources of information about scholarship funds. Do a search using the key words “MD External Scholarships”, “Graduate Scholarships” or “Medical Scholarships.” Click below for helpful EXTERNAL SCHOLARSHIP resources.

It is suggested to start researching for scholarships December – February. Most deadlines to submit completed scholarship applications are between March and May.

Scholarships MD  PA
American Medical Association Physicians of Tomorrow Awards X
Association of Physician Assistants in Oncology Student Scholarships X
AvaCare Medical Scholarship X X
Charles River District Medical Society (Residents from five Boston suburbs only) X
Chinese American Physician Society Scholarships X
Dr. Melvin Bacon Scholarship Fund (Maine residents only) X
EverSpark Interactive Autism Awareness Scholarship X X
Howard G. Lapsley Memorial Scholarship Fund for Medical Education X
Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia X
Jewish Federation Metropolitan Chicago Academic Scholarship Program (Chicago area residents only) X X
Joanna F. Reed Medical Scholarship (Alabama and Northwest Florida residents) X
Martin Devlin Scholarship (Vermont residents) X
National Hispanic Health Foundation (NY, NJ & CA residents) X
National Medical Fellowships X X
Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans X X
PA Foundation X
Pisacano Leadership Foundation X
Pride Foundation (LGBTQ) X X
Segal AmeriCorps Education Award X X
The BeMo & SortSmart Diversity Advocacy Scholarship X
Wellsford and Mildred Clark Medical Memorial Scholarship (Connecticut residents only) X
Women in Medicine LGBTQ Leadership Scholarship X
Worcester District Medical Society Scholarship (Central MA residents) X
Service Commitment Scholarships
National Health Service Corps Scholarship X X

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