Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
129
Days
September 30 2024
Application Deadline
N/A
Renewable
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What you'll need:
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  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
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Endowment for South Asian Students of Indian Descent Scholarship

Description

The Endowment for South Asian Students of Indian Descent Scholarship is awarded to a South Asian Indian student enrolled in his/her second, third, or fourth year at a medical school. Applicants must be a Pennsylvania or New Jersey resident for at least 12 months before registering as a medical student, not including time spent attending a PA or NJ undergraduate or graduate school. Applicants must be a South Asian Indian or a descendant of a South Asian Indian immigrant to the United States. The following lineage qualifies: self, parent(s), grandparent(s), or great-grandparent(s) of South Asian Indian heritage. Two reference letters, from persons other than family members, documenting the applicant's integrity, interpersonal skills, and potential as a future physician are required. Proof of citizenship and birth descent may be required if selected.

Amount Details

$5,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Asian/Pacific Islander students
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of New Jersey, Pennsylvania
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Pennsylvania
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Health and Medical Sciences
  • CheckmarkRestricted by ethnic heritage: Indian

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Letter verifying enrollment
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
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Contact Deborah K. Monko
Director, Student Financial Services
studentservices-foundation@pamedsoc.org
Tel: 717-558-7809 Address 400 Winding Creek Blvd.
Mechanicsburg, PA 17050