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Deadline: March 15, 2017

Eligibility: Delaware resident enrolling in an accredited school of medicine.

Award: Varies each year; at the discretion of the board of directors at the Delaware Community Foundation.

Additional Requirement: Awards will be based on the applicant’s demonstrated commitment to pursuing the highest standards of excellence, ethics and compassion in the medical profession, as well as his/her academic promise and financial need. Special consideration will be given to applicants demonstrating an entrepreneurial and innovative approach to medicine. Eligibility will not be based on gender, race or ethnic background, national origin or sexual orientation. Applicants will be ranked by each scholarship committee member on the basis of financial need; demonstrated academic promise; recommendation by a teacher, school counselor or other appropriate party; and an essay. Award is intended to supplement and not replace other financial support. Recipients are eligible to reapply in successive years for a maximum of four annual awards. The same criteria will be used to determine renewal awards.

Contact: Application available at
For more information, contact your school counselor or:
Scholarships, Delaware Community Foundation
P.O. Box 1636
Wilmington, DE 19899