Scholarships in Health And Medical Assistants, Other

American Medical Technologists Student Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: April 1

Applicant must be enrolled or accepted at an accredited college or university, demonstrate academic qualifications and financial need, and be a U.S. resident.

Allied Health/Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: None

Applicant must be a resident of one of nine southern states and demonstrate financial need. Selection is based upon academics.

A.C. Siddall Educational Trust Fund Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident or current/past employee of a health care facility in the Allen Community Hospital District. Applicant must want to pursue or further their education in health care (including postgraduate or short-term refresher courses). Award is not for those who are studying to become doctors. FAFSA and Student Aid Report are required. Award amount is determined by committee.

Health Research Training Program

Award: -, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must be a New York City resident who is attending a metropolitan New York City school. The program offers internships in public health research, community outreach and education, fieldwork, laboratory work and administration to all college undergraduates, graduate, and professional school students.

Patricia Collins Amaral Memorial Fund

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a senior who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and who has demonstrated the finest qualities of leadership through participation in campus organizations and has rendered service of significant benefit to the campus community.

Alumni Association Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate community leadership and have met the award criteria established by the Alumni Association's Scholarship Committee. Applicant must have completed 12 credits last semester and 24 credits at Bridgewater State College as of December 31. Applicants who have transferred from Massachusetts Community Colleges, Dean College, or Quincy College are eligible to apply.

Cora Aguda Manayan Fund

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 19

Applicant must be majoring in a health-related field and be of Filipino ancestry. Preference may be given to applicants studying in Hawaii.

TopMedicalAssistantSchools.com Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: July 31

Applicant must be at least 18 years old entering or currently attending a college/university. Minimum 3.0 GPA and essay required on this topic: Why I want to pursue a career in the medical field.

Critical Care Scholarship Program

Award: $2,500, Deadline: April 30

Applicants must be California residents pursuing a degree in healthcare/nursing. Students are required to submit an essay on the designated topic found on the website. After applicants are narrowed down, the essays will then need to be shared on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or other social networking page and receive votes. Contest runs quarterly.

AvaCare Mdical Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: December 15

Applicants must be at least 13 years of age, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be a U.S. citizen. Students must be studying or planning on studying a medicine related field. Students must be at least a high school senior. AvaCare Medical offers an annual scholarship for an inspiring act of kindness. Selection is based on judge scores as well as public votes. Submission may be in the form of a blog post, an image or a short video clip. Finalists are selected based on content, creativity and quality of work.