Janine Gonzalez MCAT Scholarship

The Janine Gonzalez Scholarship for an MCAT Preparatory Course was developed to assist pre-medical students with the financial burden of preparing for the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT) required to apply to accredited U.S. Medical Schools. Read more about previous scholarship recipients here.


  • Must be committed to pursuing a career in medicine and dedicated to serving the Latino and underserved communities.
  • Applicants should demonstrate a desire to advance the state of healthcare and education in education in Latino and underserved communities through leadership in extracurricular activities and/or membership in civic organizations.
  • Eligible applicants should be applying for matriculation into Allopathic or Osteopathic Schools of Medicine in 2018 or 2019
  • Strong consideration will be placed upon financial need, as well as the applicant’s timeline for taking the MCAT and applying to medical school.
  • Students are eligible to receive the scholarship regardless of migratory status.
  • Student must be a resident within the LMSA Western region (Arizona, California, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Nevada)
  • Student must be a dues-paying pre-med member of LMSA.
  • Please see the application for additional details.  LMSA reserves the right to withdraw or withhold scholarship pending submission of necessary documents.


Application not available currently.

Questions? Email vp_scholarship@lmsa.net