TMA Diversity in Medicine Scholarship (Formerly TMA Minority Scholarship)
Opens Jul 1 2022 12:00 AM (CDT)
Deadline Mar 27 2023 11:59 PM (CDT)
Description

Current applicants are accepted to Texas medical schools beginning Fall 2023.

These $10,000 scholarships are for minorities underrepresented in Texas medical schools and the state’s physician workforce.

  • Applicants must be a U.S. citizen and must identify themselves as African-American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, or Native American (including American Indian/Alaska Native or Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander).
  • Students already attending medical school are not eligible. (Incoming MS1 only.)
  • One scholarship annually per Texas medical school.
  • Must complete an application.
  • Provide a letter of acceptance.
  • Write an essay, not to exceed 750 words, explaining how as a physician you would “improve the health of all Texans”.
  • This scholarship is per school and does not transfer with a student should they decide to matriculate elsewhere.
  • Funded by the TMA Foundation (TMAF), the association's philanthropic arm.  Recipients are known as the "Bayardo Scholars" in recognition of the majority support provided by the TMA Foundation Trust Fund of Roberto J. Bayardo, MD, and the late Agniela (Annie) M. Bayardo of Houston. Other generous donors contribute to the success of these scholarships.

Questions? Email Azalia.Perez@texmed.org.

Apply

TMA Diversity in Medicine Scholarship (Formerly TMA Minority Scholarship)


Current applicants are accepted to Texas medical schools beginning Fall 2023.

These $10,000 scholarships are for minorities underrepresented in Texas medical schools and the state’s physician workforce.

  • Applicants must be a U.S. citizen and must identify themselves as African-American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, or Native American (including American Indian/Alaska Native or Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander).
  • Students already attending medical school are not eligible. (Incoming MS1 only.)
  • One scholarship annually per Texas medical school.
  • Must complete an application.
  • Provide a letter of acceptance.
  • Write an essay, not to exceed 750 words, explaining how as a physician you would “improve the health of all Texans”.
  • This scholarship is per school and does not transfer with a student should they decide to matriculate elsewhere.
  • Funded by the TMA Foundation (TMAF), the association's philanthropic arm.  Recipients are known as the "Bayardo Scholars" in recognition of the majority support provided by the TMA Foundation Trust Fund of Roberto J. Bayardo, MD, and the late Agniela (Annie) M. Bayardo of Houston. Other generous donors contribute to the success of these scholarships.

Questions? Email Azalia.Perez@texmed.org.

Apply
Opens
Jul 1 2022 12:00 AM (CDT)
Deadline
Mar 27 2023 11:59 PM (CDT)