The medical area is a great career, with a shortage of doctors and health care professionals. There are many scholarships available for your career in the medical field.
Last updated on May 28, 2023 by College Financial Aid Advice.
Medical School Boston University
Application Deadline March of each year
Award Amount $1000 per year (multiple awards)
These medical scholarships are open to US and Canadian citizens enrolled full-time and studying medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy, physical therapy or medical technology. Applicants in undergraduate programs must be in 3rd or 4th year of college, and nursing students must have finished one year or schooling. MD or DDS candidates must be in their second year of medical school or dental school. Pre-med students are not eligible. Preference is given to students of Christian background. For more information about these Health Careers Medical Scholarships and to apply online see www.iokds.org.
Application Deadline May of each year
Award Amount multiple awards of $1000 to $10,000
These Tylenol scholarships are offered to students studying medicine, nursing, and related health care fields at undergraduate or graduate level of study. For additional scholarship information and application information see Tylenol Scholarships
Application Deadline January of each year
Award Amount $1500 per year for 4 years
These medical scholarships are for students who were in the Head Start program and plan to attend a 4 year college or university, 2 year community college, or vocational/technical school and major in a medical field. Applications are submitted to their local program. For more details about Medical Scholarships for Head Start Graduates see www.nhsa.org
Application Deadline ~ February of each year
Award Amount $2000 (multiple awards)
These Physician Assistant scholarships are for veterans and reserve personnel who are studying to become physician assistants. Applicants must be honorably discharged member of the US military, or active member of guard or reserve unit. For more information on these Physician Assistant Scholarships for Veterans and Reservists see www.veteranscaucus.org
Application Deadline ~ February of each year
Award Amount $1000 per year
These medical scholarships are for African Americans from any state who are working on an undergraduate or graduate degree in a health care field, including public health, medicine, nursing, dentistry. Pre-professional school students (e.g. pre-med students) are also eligible. For more information about these Dorothy E. General Scholarships for African Americans see www.seattlefoundation.org
Application Deadline ~ January of each year
Award Amount $5000, may be renewed for 1 additional year (multiple awards)
These Radiation Therapy scholarships are for students enrolled in radiation therapy programs and demonstrate financial need. They are offered by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists. For more information on these health care scholarships see www.asrt.org
Application Deadline ended in 2011
Award Amount up to $50,000 for national scholarships, $1000 for local semifinalists (120 scholarships are awarded each year)
These medical scholarships were for high school juniors and seniors who have conducted original research on a health related issue, that uses epidemiology to explore the patterns of disease, illness and injury within populations. This scholarship program ended in 2011.
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