Texas Medical Association Minority Scholarship

Type Scholarship
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This $5,000 scholarship is for minorities underrepresented in Texas medical schools and the state’s physician workforce.

  • Applicants must be African American, Hispanic/Latino, or Native American
  • Students already attending medical school are not eligible
  • Must be an incoming freshman at the school awarding the loan
  • One scholarship annually per Texas medical school
  • Must complete an application
  • Provide a letter of acceptance
  • Write an essay, not to exceed 750 words, explaining how as a physician you would “improve the health of all Texans”
  • Fundraising efforts handled by TMA Foundation
  • The scholarship presentation takes place at TMA's TexMed Conference. Visit the Calendar for dates.
  • For information about this year's recipients, visit www.texmed.org.