Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
258
Days
August 15 2022
Application Deadline
3
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Other - For new med student: A copy of the acceptance letter from the college of osteopathic medicine where you plan to attend in the fall of 2021
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Entry In A Contest
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Sherry R. Arnstein Minority Student Scholarship

Description

This award recognizes underrepresented minority students attending one of the member colleges of the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine. Each year AACOM awards a financial scholarship to at least two osteopathic medical students, one of which is newly accepted and one a continuing student. To be eligible, an applicant must be an underrepresented minority student (African American, Native American, Alaska Native or Native Hawaiian; mainland Puerto Rican or Hispanic American) in good academic standing and currently enrolled in his or her first, second, or third year at an AACOM member college of osteopathic medicine OR an underrepresented minority student who has been accepted and is planning to matriculate at one of the AACOM member colleges. Follow aacom.org for full scholarship details.

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Black, Hispanic or American Indian/Alaska Native students
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Health and Medical Sciences, Osteopathy

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - For new med student: A copy of the acceptance letter from the college of osteopathic medicine where you plan to attend in the fall of 2021
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Entry In A Contest
  • Checkmark Essay
For more info, please visit our site
Contact Erik Guercio
AACOM Director of Research and staff liaison of AACOM's Council on Diversity and Equity
eguercio@aacom.org