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Albert Fisher Trust Undergraduate Scholarship
Sponsor: University of California Los Angeles
Financial Aid Office
P.O. Box 951435
A129J Murphy Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Eligibility: Applicants must be students at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). They must be planning for a career in medicine or interested in science. Selection is based on academic merit and financial need.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available by request from the UCLA financial aid office. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.fao.ucla.edu

Alice W. Rooke Scholarship
Sponsor: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Committee Services Office
Attn.: Scholarships
1776 D Street NW
Washington, DC 20006-5303
Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted into or enrolled in a graduate course of study to become a medical doctor. All applicants must obtain a letter of sponsorship from their local DAR chapter. However, affiliation with DAR is not required.

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available by written request with a self-addressed, stamped envelope.
Website: http://www.dar.org

Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program
Sponsor: California Health and Welfare Agency - Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
Health Professions Education Foundation
818 K Street, Room 210
Sacramento, CA 95814
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a California community college or university and be studying one of the following programs: medical imaging, occupational therapy, physical therapy, respiratory care, social work, pharmacy and diagnostic medical sonography, pharmacy technician, medical laboratory technologist, surgical technician or ultrasound technician. Those selected will complete a one-year service contract or work volunteer hours in a medically underserved area of California. Financial need, work experience, academic achievement and community involvement are considered. Preference is given to those who expect to graduate within two years of application.

Amount: Up to $4,000
Deadline: October 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.healthprofessions.ca.gov

American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California $2,000 Scholarships
Sponsor: American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California
401 Van Ness Avenue
Room 113
San Francisco, CA 94102
Eligibility: One of applicants' parents must have served in the U.S. Armed Forces during an eligible period. Applicants must attend a California college or university, be California resident high school seniors or graduates who have not begun college because of illness or need and demonstrate need.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 16
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.calegionaux.org

APF/TOPSS Scholars Essay Competition
Sponsor: American Psychological Association Foundation
750 First Street NE
Washington, DC 20002
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students who have been or are presently enrolled in a psychology course and must write an essay answering a question from the APA. A Teachers of Psychology in Secondary Schools (TOPSS) member must sponsor all candidates, and each school may submit no more than five papers.

Amount: $250
Deadline: March 5
How to apply: Submission information is available online.
Website: http://www.apa.org/apf

Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship Program
Sponsor: California Health and Welfare Agency - Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
Health Professions Education Foundation
818 K Street, Room 210
Sacramento, CA 95814
Eligibility: Applicants must be California residents enrolled in an associate degree nursing program at a California school, agree to pursue a bachelor's degree in nursing within five years and be fluent in a language other than English. Financial need, work experience, community involvement and academic achievement are considered. Preference is given to those who will graduate within two years and to those who plan to remain in a medically underserved area past the service time required. Recipients must sign a two-year service contract to work in a medically underserved area as an RN.

Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: October 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.healthprofessions.ca.gov

Bachelor of Science Nursing Scholarship Program
Sponsor: California Health and Welfare Agency - Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
Health Professions Education Foundation
818 K Street, Room 210
Sacramento, CA 95814
Eligibility: Applicants must be attending a California undergraduate nursing program and be fluent in a language other than English. Financial need, work experience, academic achievement and community involvement are considered. A two-year service agreement to work in a medically underserved area of California is required. Preference is given to those who expect to graduate within two years and to those who plan to remain in a medically underserved area after the service agreement has expired.

Amount: Up to $13,000
Deadline: October 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.healthprofessions.ca.gov

Behavioral Sciences Student Fellowship
Sponsor: Epilepsy Foundation
8301 Professional Place
Landover, MD 20785
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students in the behavioral sciences, have an epilepsy-related study, have a qualified mentor who can supervise the project and have an interest in careers in epilepsy research or practice settings. The project must be in the U.S. and should not be for dissertation research. The award is based on the quality of the project, relevance to epilepsy, interest in epilepsy, and the quality of the proposed lab or facility. Applicants must submit three recommendation letters, statement of intent, biographical sketch and research plan.

Amount: $3,000 stipend
Deadline: March 22
How to apply: Application materials are described online.
Website: http://www.epilepsyfoundation.org

Benton-Meier Scholarships
Sponsor: American Psychological Association Foundation
750 First Street NE
Washington, DC 20002
Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate need and demonstrate potential for a promising career in the field of neuropsychology. Applicants should also submit a letter that documents their scholarly and research accomplishments, financial need and how the award will be used.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: A request for proposal form is available online.
Website: http://www.apa.org/apf

Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Science and Engineering Society
P.O. Box 9828
Albuquerque, NM 87119-9828
Eligibility: Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. Applicants must also major in one of the following areas: business, engineering, math, medicine/health administration, natural/physical sciences, technology or education and belong to AISES.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: April 12
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.aises.org

Cindy Shemansky Travel Scholarship
Sponsor: National Gerontological Nursing Association (NGNA)
7794 Grow Drive
Pensacola, FL 32514
Eligibility: Applicants must have been members of NGNA for at least one year.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: June 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ngna.org

Clinical Research Pre-Doctoral Fellowship
Sponsor: American Nurses Association (ANA)
8515 Georgia Avenue, Suite 400
Attn.: Janet Jackson, Program Manager
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3492
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the ANA, have their master's degree and plan to pursue doctoral degrees. Fellowships may last from three to five years.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications available online.
Website: http://www.nursingworld.org

Delmar Cengage Learning Scholarship
Sponsor: Association of Surgical Technologists
6 W. Dry Creek Circle
Littleton, CO 80120
Eligibility: The award is based on academic achievement and writing skills. Applicants must plan to attend or currently attend a CAAHEP-accredited program. Applications and progress reports are required.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ast.org

Fellowship Award
Sponsor: Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation
675 Third Avenue, 25th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Eligibility: Applicants must have completed one or more of the following degrees or its equivalent: M.D., Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D., D.D.S. or D.V.M. Applicants should submit an application cover sheet, sponsor's biographical sketch, CV, degree certificate, letter, research proposal, summary of research form, up to three reprints of work and four letters of reference. This is a three-year award with various deadlines and funding. The research must be conducted at a university, hospital or research institution. International candidates may apply to do their research only in the United States.

Amount: $50,000-$60,000 plus expenses
Deadline: March 17 and August 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.damonrunyon.org

Foundation for Surgical Technology Advanced Education/Medical Mission Scholarship
Sponsor: Association of Surgical Technologists
6 W. Dry Creek Circle
Littleton, CO 80120
Eligibility: Applicants must be active AST members, document the educational program or mission program and provide two recommendation letters.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ast.org

Health Careers Scholarship
Sponsor: International Order of the King's Daughters and Sons
Director
P.O. Box 1040
Chautauqua, NY 14722
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students pursuing a career in medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy, physical or occupational therapy or medical technologies. R.N. students and those pursuing an M.D. or D.D.S must have completed at least one year of schooling at an accredited institution. All others must be entering at least their third year of school. Pre-med students are not eligible. Applicants must be U.S. or Canadian citizens.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available by sending a self-addressed, stamped legal size envelope.
Website: http://www.iokds.org

Health Professional Loan Repayment
Sponsor: Washington Higher Education Coordinating Board
917 Lakeridge Way
P.O. Box 43430
Olympia, WA 98504
Eligibility: Applicants must be employed, or be under contract to be employed, at an eligible site, provide proof of eligible student debt, provide primary care and sign a contract to serve for at least three years. Applicants may apply for a fourth and fifth year award of up to $25,000 per year based on debt remaining. Eligible professions are physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner, licensed nurse, midwife, pharmacist, dentist or dental hygienist.

Amount: Up to $35,000
Deadline: April 29
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.hecb.wa.gov

Health Professions Education Scholarship Program
Sponsor: California Health and Welfare Agency - Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
Health Professions Education Foundation
818 K Street, Room 210
Sacramento, CA 95814
Eligibility: Applicants must be California residents who have been accepted by or are enrolled in an accredited California program. Financial need, work experience and career goals are considered, and preference is given to applicants who plan to remain in a medically underserved area past the service time. Those selected must sign a two-year service agreement to work in a medically underserved area of California.

Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: October 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.healthprofessions.ca.gov

Health Sciences Student Fellowship
Sponsor: Epilepsy Foundation
8301 Professional Place
Landover, MD 20785
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in medical school, a doctoral program or other graduate program; have an epilepsy-related study; have a qualified mentor who can supervise the project and have access to a lab or clinic to conduct the project. The project must be in the U.S. and should not be for dissertation research. The award is based on the quality of the project, relevance of the project to epilepsy, applicant's interest in epilepsy, applicant's qualifications and the quality of the lab or clinic. Applicants should submit three recommendation letters, statement of intent, biographical sketch and research plan.

Amount: Up to $3,000
Deadline: March 22
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.epilepsyfoundation.org

Irene and Daisy MacGregor Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Committee Services Office
Attn.: Scholarships
1776 D Street NW
Washington, DC 20006-5303
Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted into or enrolled in a graduate course of study to become a medical doctor. Those pursuing study in psychiatric nursing at the graduate level at a medical school may also apply, and preference is given to females. All applicants must obtain a letter of sponsorship from their local DAR chapter. However, affiliation with DAR is not required.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: April 15
How to apply: Applications are available by written request with a self-addressed, stamped envelope.
Website: http://www.dar.org

Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment Program
Sponsor: Maryland Higher Education Commission
Office of Student Financial Assistance
839 Bestgate Road, Suite 400
Annapolis, MD 21401
Eligibility: Applicants must live in Maryland, and they must be employed full-time by Maryland state or local government or nonprofit organizations that serve low income or underprivileged people. They must have a degree from a Maryland college or from any law school, or certification from the Maryland State Department of Education. Priority is given to individuals who have graduated in the past three years. Applicants must also have college loans on which they have not defaulted, and each person's annual gross salary must be under $60,000. Applicants must work in one of the following positions: lawyers, teachers, nurses, nurse faculty members, physical and occupational therapists, social workers, speech pathologists or physician assistants.

Amount: $4,500-$30,000
Deadline: September 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.mhec.state.md.us

Loan Assistance Repayment Program Primary Care Services
Sponsor: Maryland Higher Education Commission
Office of Student Financial Assistance
839 Bestgate Road, Suite 400
Annapolis, MD 21401
Eligibility: Medical resident applicants must be graduates of a Maryland college, and they must have at least one year remaining in a primary care residency program. Physician applicants must have a valid primary care license and currently work in an underserved area of Maryland. All applicants must have outstanding loans on which they have not defaulted. Specialization in one of the following fields is required: general internal medicine, family practice medicine, general pediatrics, obstetrics/gynecology or gynecology. Applicants must agree to work in an underserved area of Maryland for two to four years after winning the scholarship and completing their residency.

Amount: Up to $25,000
Deadline: October 15
How to apply: Applications are available from the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
Website: http://www.mhec.state.md.us

McNeil Consumer Health Rural and Underserved Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP)
20 Brace Road
Suite 200
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034-2634
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a full-time master's degree PNP program, plan to work in a rural area for two years after graduating, be a registered nurse with one year of pediatrics experience (other experience may be considered), have financial need and be a NAPNAP member. An application and RN license are required.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.napnap.org

Medical Student Summer Research Training in Aging Program
Sponsor: American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR)
70 West 40th Street, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10018
Eligibility: Applicants must be osteopathic or allopathic students who have completed at least one year of medical school at a U.S. institution. Students must have a faculty sponsor from their home institution. The program lasts 8 to 12 weeks, and monthly stipends are provided.

Amount: $3,496-$5,244
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.afar.org

Medtronic Physio-Control Advanced Nursing Practice Scholarship
Sponsor: Emergency Nurses Association
915 Lee Street
Des Plaines, IL 60016
Eligibility: Applicants must be nurses pursuing advanced clinical practice degrees to become clinical nurse specialists or nurse practitioners. Preference is given to applicants focusing on cardiac nursing. Applicants must have been ENA members for at least 12 months before applying.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ena.org

Morris K. Udall Scholarship
Sponsor: Morris K. Udall Foundation
130 S. Scott Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85701-1922
Eligibility: Students must be juniors or sophomores studying full-time for an associate's or bachelor's degree at an accredited two- or four-year institution. They must be U.S. citizens, nationals or permanent residents and be committed to a career related to the environment, tribal public policy, or Native American health care. Students must be nominated by a college or university faculty representative and must have a grade point average equivalent to a "B" or higher.

Selection is based on demonstrated commitment to the environment, tribal public policy or Native Americal healthcare. Selection is also based on potential of applicant to make significant contributions, leadership, character, desire to make a difference and demonstration of diverse interests and activities.

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 5
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, college transcript(s) and three recommendation letters are required.
Website: http://www.udall.gov

MSA Undergraduate Research Scholarship
Sponsor: Microscopy Society of America
Undergraduate Research Scholarships
230 East Ohio Street
Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60611-3265
Eligibility: Applicants must conduct research in microscopy at their school and complete their research before graduation. Applicants must also be full-time undergraduate students and achieve junior or senior standing by the time the research work is started.

Amount: Up to $3,000
Deadline: December 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.microscopy.org

NAHN Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association of Hispanic Nurses
Attn: Maria Castro, NAHN Awards and Scholarship Committee Chair
1501 Sixteenth Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the NAHN and be enrolled in a diploma, associate, baccalaureate, graduate or practical/vocational nursing program.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 14
How to apply: Applications are available online or by mail.
Website: http://www.thehispanicnurses.org

NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services National Institutes of Health
2 Center Drive
Room 2E30
MSC 0230
Bethesda, MD 20892
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as full-time students at an accredited undergraduate institution, have an underprivileged background and have a minimum 3.5 GPA or be within the top 5 percent of their class. Applicants must also show a commitment to pursuing careers in biomedical, behavioral and social science research at the NIH.

Amount: Up to $20,000
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://ugsp.nih.gov

Research Training Fellowships for Medical Students (Medical Fellows Program)
Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute
4000 Jones Bridge Road
Chevy Chase, MD 20815-6789
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a U.S. medical school or dental school, and the fellowship research may be conducted at an academic or nonprofit institution in the United States or abroad if the fellow's mentor is affiliated with a U.S. institution. The research should focus on biological processes or disease mechanisms. The fellowship is based on the applicant's ability, potential research career as a physician/scientist and training. Applicants must submit research plans, personal statements, letters of reference, transcripts and MCAT or DAT scores.

Amount: $40,500
Deadline: January 11
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.hhmi.org

Thomara Latimer Cancer Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Thomara Latimer Cancer Foundation
Franklin Plaza Center
29193 Northwestern Highway #528
Southfield, MI 48034
Eligibility: Applicants must be African-American students between the ages of 17 and 30, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be Michigan residents who are enrolled at or have been accepted at an accredited postsecondary institution. They must be studying or planning to study allied health, medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physician assisting or a related subject. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 27
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, personal essay, two recommendation letters and proof of college acceptance or enrollment are required.
Website: http://www.thomlatimercares.org