The Office of Financial Aid understands your concern in financing a  medical education. Given the increasing educational costs, it is likely you students will acquire loan obligations. Applying for and earning scholarships can certainly help students along the way. 

Internal Scholarships
Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine (KSUCPM) supports members of the student population with internal scholarships. Each year, incoming and continuing students are granted over $800,000 in internal scholarship awards. Incoming student scholarship awards range from $2,500 to $10,000 and are awarded when an admission decision is offered. Continuing scholarship awards range from $3,000 to $10,000 and are based upon academic performance at KSUCPM. You may view details about internal scholarships here. 

Institutional Scholarships
In addition to the internal scholarships, our institutional resources offer $200,000 in scholarships, culminating in awards in excess of $1,000,000 each year. You may review the institutional scholarships here.

Podiatric Medical Student Scholarships
There are also scholarships available specifically for those students pursuing podiatric medicine. You may view those scholarship opportunities here. 

External Scholarships
In addition, you may want to utilize external resources when searching for scholarships. This list is not comprehensive, and we encourage you to continue searching for additional scholarship sources. 


Throughout your education at KSUCPM, the Financial Aid Office will keep you apprised of additional scholarship offerings available that you may apply for.