Myrtle Siegfried, MD and Michael Vigilante, MD Scholarship Fund
An annual scholarship in the amount of $1,000 will be awarded to a qualified first-year medical student.
Eligibility:-Applicant must be a resident of Lehigh, Berks or Northampton counties-Applicant must be entering his/her first year of medical school-Applicant must be enrolled full-time in an accredited United States medical school Submission materials:-A completed application form-Two reference letters documenting the applicant's integrity, interpersonal skills, and potential as a future physician; these letters should be from persons who know the applicant well other than family members -A letter, on school letterhead, from the applicant's medical school verifying that he/she is enrolled full-time at their institution and is a first-year medical student-A typed one-page essay specifically describing why the applicant chose to become a physician and what contributions he/she expects to make to the health professionFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $1,000
Essay required: Yes