LMSA National Scholarship

Application Now Open! 

The Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA) is a national organization that supports medical and premedical students interested in promoting the health of the Latino community. The LMSA National scholarship is awarded to medical students and/or undergraduate pre-medical students who embody the characteristics the organization upholds. Visit the LMSA National website for more information about the organization’s mission statement.

This year, LMSA National will award eight (8) scholarship recipients with $500 each.

ELIGIBILITY
– Medical students pursuing a DO or MD, or an undergraduate student with demonstrated pre-medical coursework.
– Current LMSA members with proof of paid membership. Note: proof of membership will be verified if selected.
– Desire to advance the state of healthcare and education in Latino and underserved communities through leadership in extracurricular activities and/or membership in civic organizations.
– Applicants are eligible to receive the scholarship regardless of ethnic background or immigration status. DACA students are encouraged to apply.

The application consists of demographic information, academic history, a 500 word short answer question, and 1 page personal statement alongside a Curriculum Vitae (CV) and unofficial transcript.

DEADLINE: FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2019 11:59PM (Eastern Time)

Friday, February 8th 2019 at 11:59PM (Eastern Time)

CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION!

Questions? Email LMSA National VP of Scholarship Jonathan Cruz at scholarship@lmsa.net