Senior Scholarships

The Department of Family and Community Medicine presents six scholarships to graduating students at the Annual Match Celebration Dinner. Each scholarship comes with a monetary component. Only students who meet financial eligibility and match into Family Medicine in the regular Match are eligible for these scholarships.

Please review information below, identify any scholarship(s) for which you wish to be considered, and write a strong narrative for each one describing why you should receive it.

The four John Primomo, M.D. Scholarships:

  • Excellence in Community Service
  • Excellence in Research (for family medicine research conducted during medical school)
  • Excellence in Academic Family Medicine
  • Excellence in Geriatrics

The Alexander Major, MD Exemplary Family Physician Scholarship is presented to a graduating student who demonstrates excellence in clinical and academic ability, community involvement, and leadership potential.

The Bates Medical Scholarship was established in 2002 at the bequest of LeRoy E. Bates III, in order to honor his mother, father, and grandfather. This scholarship is presented to students who plan to specialize as a medical doctor in general practice (Family Medicine). 

Please submit:

  • Your Narrative(s),
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV),
  • Contact Information (i.e., home and email addresses; home and mobile telephone numbers)