There are a number of scholarship opportunities for minority medical students and medical students who are interested in providing care for underserved populations. The eligibility criteria and deadlines vary according to the guidelines established by the granting organization; these funds can be merit-based and/or need-based.
In accordance with Pritzker's policy, any scholarship or financial award received by a student must be applied to replace or reduce student loan debt. If a student receives an award from an outside source after a financial aid award has been determined, he or she must notify the Office of Financial Aid in writing of the additional scholarship.
Following are some examples of the many outside scholarship opportunities available: