Hugh J. Andersen Memorial Scholarship
Sponsored by: National Medical Fellowships, Inc.
Applicant must be an underrepresented minority student enrolled beyond their first-year in an accredited United States medical school. The following characteristics must be demonstrated by applicant: outstanding academic achievement as indicated in academic transcripts, faculty evaluations; receipt of academic honors, fellowships, awards, or induction into national medical honor societies; leadership as indicated by active participation in community-based work or initiation of innovative projects in school or community; and potential for distinguished contributions to medicine as indicated by participation in research, publications, or unique clerkships. Documented proof of financial need, evidenced by receipt of need-based financial assistance prior to being nominated for a scholarship, information provided by the medical school financial aid officer, and documented proof of income are required to be submitted to show financial need.
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Scholarship|
|Required areas of study||medicine, osteopathic medicine|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|