(9-20-22) Applications for the 2022 Mercer Health Medical Student Scholarship are now being accepted until October 1, 2022. The Mercer Health Medical Staff Scholarship Committee will award $2,000 to a medical school student who has shown a strong connection to Mercer Health or the surrounding communities. The scholarship will be awarded for a one-year period and provided directly to the student.Applicants may submit each year of medical school and previous recipients are also eligible to apply. 

To apply for the scholarship, you must be a resident of the United States who is currently enrolled as a 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th-year medical student in an accredited MD/DO school located in the United States. Applicant must either be a resident of Mercer County or one of the adjacent counties for at least 12 months prior to registering as a medical student or have participated in a rotation at Mercer Health.

The Medical Staff of Mercer Health initiated a scholarship program in 2020 to support medical students from Mercer County and surrounding counties, as well as medical students who have participated in rotations at Mercer Health, by offering scholarships to those individuals. 

For additional information on the Medical Student Scholarship or for an application, visit https://mercer-health.com/foundation/mercer-health-medical-student-scholarship