Grants and Scholarships
Federal Pell Grant (Undergraduate programs only)
The Federal Pell Grant is based on financial need as determined by the information submitted on your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).The maximum amount for the 2010-2011 academic year is $5,550 with a minimum amount of $1,176.
Mayo School of Health Science Need-Based Scholarship
This award program is designed to assist students in funding the cost of their education. The selection criterion for this award is based on a formula that evaluates student-documented financial need. These award amounts vary annually and are made possible by generous benefactor contributions to Mayo School of Health Sciences.
External Funding and Scholarship Opportunities
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AAMC Grants & Awards
The Association of American Medical Colleges makes grant awards available to individuals and programs making significant contributions in the field of medical education, research, and community service. Specific
information about each grant and the application requirements are available by accessing the link above.
Beinecke Brothers Scholarships
Scholarships (up to $2,000. prior to entering graduate school and $30,000. while attending graduate school) are awarded to highly motivated men and women pursuing graduate degrees at any university.
Carnegie Endowment Junior Fellowship
Fellowships (up to $33,000. per year) are awarded to seniors and recent graduates from over 300 colleges for individuals to work as research assistants.
Fogarty International Center / Ellison Medical Foundation Overseas Fellowships in Global Health and Clinical Research
One-year clinical research training experiences are offered to graduate-level health related students.
Grants are made to U.S. citizens and nationals of other countries for a variety of educational activities, primarily university lecturing, advanced research, graduate study and teaching in elementary and
The Gates Foundation awards scholarships to promising students who do not have the financial means to attend college. Read the descriptions on the website to see if you meet eligibility guidelines for
one of the four scholarship programs.
Scholarships are awarded to highly qualified college students who intend to pursue careers as scientists, mathematicians, and/or engineers.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Scholarships are awarded to US citizens or legal permanent residents of Hispanic heritage that plan to pursue undergraduate or graduate degrees.
Jackie Robinson Foundation
Scholarships (up to $6,000 per year) are awarded based on academic merit, leadership, community service, and general commitment.
Fellowships are awarded for a two-year period to outstanding students from around the world in an effort to bring them to the University of Oxford to study.
Soros Fellowships for New Americans
Scholarships are awarded to undergraduate and graduate students from any field of study.
Ron Brown Scholar Program
A national program benefiting academically-talented, highly motivated African-American high school seniors who have demonstrated financial need, social commitment and leadership potential.
The Program awards its Scholars $40,000 towards their college costs — $10,000 per year for 4 years.
United Negro Scholarship Fund
Scholarships of varying amounts are awarded to help students pay tuition, room and board, and
Indian Ethnicity Scholarships:
Hispanic Ethnicity Scholarships:
Physical Therapy Scholarships:
Imaging and Therapy Students: