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Illinois Podiatric Medicine Scholarship

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Sponsor
Illinois Center for Rural Health
Deadlines
Jun 30, 2021
Contact

217.782.1624
dph.crh@illinois.gov

Purpose

The Illinois Podiatric Medicine Scholarship Program awards scholarships to podiatric physician students who agree to practice in a shortage area of Illinois upon graduation. Recipients must agree to practice full-time for a period of 1 year per year of scholarship received.

Preference is given to students from one of following minority populations:

  • African American
  • Hispanic
  • Asian American
  • Native American or Alaska Native
Eligibility

To be eligible for the scholarship, an applicant must:

  • Be an Illinois resident at the time of application
  • Be enrolled in or accepted for admission to an accredited podiatric medical school in Illinois
  • Exhibit financial need
  • Agree to practice full-time at a medical facility in a HPSA in Illinois as a podiatric physician one year for each year he or she is a scholarship recipient
Geographic coverage
Illinois
Amount of funding

The award provides full tuition, matriculation fees, and a living stipend for up to 4 years.

Application process

A link to the application is available on the program website.

Completed applications should be emailed to dph.crh@illinois.gov.

Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Asian · Black or African American · Hispanic or Latino · Physicians · Scholarships for health careers · Illinois

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