External Scholarships | College of Podiatric Medicine | Kent State University

External Scholarships

American Association of University Women Educational Foundation (AAUW)
  • Selected medical professional fellowships awarded to women in jr/sr. year of study in a medical program where women have traditionally been under-represented.
  • Awards range from $5,000 - $12,000 yr.
American Indian Science & Engineering Society (AISE)
  • Full-time graduate level; June 1 deadline
  • Based on academic achievements
  • Member of American Indian Science & Engineering Society
  • Must furnish proof of tribal enrollment
American Natives (Indians)
  • Graduate aid available to 1/4 degree
  • Indian blood from a federally recognized tribe
  • Essay and transcript required with Financial Aid award
APMA Education Foundation
  • Awarded through Financial Aid Office
  • 3rd and 4th year students only
Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  • Must be NAACP member and attend college full time
  • Grad students must have 3.0 GPA min.,
    and be under age of 25
Association of American Indian Physicians, Inc. (AAIP, Inc)
  • Awarded to federally recognized tribal members
Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribe Grants
  • Financial assistance available to tribal members, at least 1/4 degree of Cheyenne or Arapaho
  • Award contingent on financial need & academic merit
Kosciusko Foundation
  • Awarded to Americans of Polish descent
  • Students must have GPA of 3.0+
Lutheran Church
  • Minority women who are members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church
  • Only women who have had their education interruptedĀ 
    are considered
  • Based on need and Christian commitment
Magoichi & Shizuko Kato Memorial Scholarship
  • Financial aid for Japanese-Amer. citizens league member/students
  • Selection based on academic record & extra-curricular activities
  • Preference to medical & ministry students
  • Preference to medical & ministry students
Miss America
  • Awarded to former local, state and national pageant contestants
National Arab American Medical Association
  • Annual scholarship to qualified students of Arabic extraction enrolled in a U.S.school.
  • Grants of $1,000 awarded each year
Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Based on academic excellence, commitment to
    field of study, and financial need
Fleet Reserve Association
  • For Dependent children/spouses of FRA members (or members upon death)
  • Ladies' Aux. (daughters/granddaughters) also eligible
  • Based on need, proficiency, and character
Golden State Minority Foundation
  • Graduate level
  • All disciplines (generic)
  • $2,000 awarded
Grant Program for Medical Studies
  • Renewable award for full time med students
  • Must be a member of Presbyterian Church
  • Must be recommended by institution and by pastor
  • Min. 3.0 GPA or ranked upper 1/3 class
Hellenic Medical Society of NY
  • Students of Greek descent
Hellenic Times Scholarship Fund
  • Greek descent, between ages of 17 - 30
  • Ineligible if receiving any additional scholarship for 50% + of tuition
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
  • 1/2 Hispanic background
  • All disciplines (generic)
  • Awards up to $2,500
Jewish Foundation for the Education of Women
  • Women only
  • Request application from Fdtn.
  • Residents of NY state
National Federation of the Blind
  • Personal letter, transcripts, 2 letters of recommendation required
  • Restricted to certified blind persons
New York State Education Department
  • Health Care Opportunity Scholarships
  • Graduate/Post-Graduate level
  • Medicine/Health Care disciplines
  • $1,000 - $10,000 per year awarded
Podiatry Insurance Company of America (PICA)
  • Awarded through OCPM Financial Aid Office
  • 3rd and 4th year students only
The Osage Nation
  • Awarded at the graduate level
  • Request a formal application
The United Methodist Church
  • Applicant must be full, active member of UMC for at least one year
  • Various programs available with varied deadlines

Other scholarship organizations

State Agencies

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ARIZONA

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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

GEORGIA

HAWAII

  • Hawaii State Postsecondary Education Commission - (808) 956-8213

IDAHO

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NEW HAMPSHIRE

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OKLAHOMA

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PUERTO RICO

RHODE ISLAND

SOUTH CAROLINA

SOUTH DAKOTA

TENNESSEE

TEXAS

UTAH

VERMONT

VIRGIN ISLANDS

VIRGINIA

WASHINGTON

WEST VIRGINIA

WISCONSIN

WYOMING

  • Wyoming College Commission - (307) 777-7763