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Kansas Osteopathic Medicine Service Scholarship

Kansas Board of Regents
May 15, 2024

Linda Oldham Burns

Vicki Whitaker


The Kansas Osteopathic Medicine Service Scholarship awards scholarships to osteopathic medical students pursuing a career in primary care medicine who agree to work in an underserved geographic area of Kansas. Each year of the scholarship obligates a year of service.


Applicants must be residents of Kansas and agree to serve in a underserved geographic area of Kansas upon graduation. Applicants may attend any accredited osteopathic school in the United States.

Primary Care Medicine includes:

  • General internal medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Family medicine
  • Family practice
  • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • Geriatric medicine
  • Emergency medicine

Underserved areas are designated as any Kansas county except:

  • Douglas
  • Johnson
  • Sedgwick
  • Shawnee
  • Wyandotte
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $25,000 per year, up to 4 years
Expected number of awards: 32

Application process
Tagged as
Emergency department and urgent care services · Maternal health and prenatal care · Physicians · Primary care · Scholarships for health careers · Kansas

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