Additional CHSP Resources

This page will feature updated resources, events, scholarships, internships, academic, and professional opportunities targeted to the undergraduate students of the NHMA College Health Scholars Program. Information and opportunities will be relevant for minority and first-generation students who are seeking to pursue professional careers in graduate science, medicine, public health, dentistry, and nursing. 

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Sweet and Simple Scholarship by UNIGO

  • Application closes on February 28, 2023

Latinx Scholarships & College Readiness Resources by

2022 Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship

Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino/a Students by

La Unidad Latina Foundation Scholarship

  • Application opens on September 1st, 2022

Pride Foundation Scholarship Opportunities for LGBTQ+ Students

  • Pride Foundation provides financial resources and community support to LGBTQ+ and allied student leaders in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington—particularly students who face barriers due to race, economic circumstances, identity, ability, location, or lack of family support.
  • The application period opens on October 11, 2022. Scholarships

Scholarships for Hispanic and Latinx Students by EDU Med

The AAMC Fee Assistance Program

  • The AAMC Fee Assistance Program provides financial assistance to individuals who, without this aid, would find it very difficult — if not impossible — to take the Medical College Admission Test® (MCAT®), apply to medical schools that use the American Medical College Application Service® (AMCAS®), and fulfill other application obligations.

NHSC Students to Service Loan Repayment Program

  • Deadline December 1, 2022, 7:30 PM ET


Jobs and Internships

Mary's Center Public Health Internships

Louisiana Public Health Institute Unpaid Experience Opportunity

University of Texas MD Anderson Summer Research Programs

Campus Representative

Black Mental Health Alliance - Student Internships

Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) - Volunteer/Internship

McDermott Consulting - Health Policy Client Service Assistant-Internship

Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation for Curing Spinal Cord Injury

SHPEP: Summer Health Professions Educational Program

  • Application opens November 1st
  • Application closes February 5th
  • Application decisions are released March 15th

My ILLInet RECOVER Return Of individual research Results: Graduate Research Assistant

Vivian - Jobs for every healthcare professional


Registration Now Open for the Undergraduate Conference for Education in Public Health

The 2022-2023 ASPPH SOPHAS Application Cycle Launches on August 16th, 2022

Hispanic Heritage Month - September 15th - October 15th, 2022

AAMC Virtual Medical School Fair - October 12th - 13th

Webinar: NINR Director’s Lecture Series: Health Equity - October 11th, 11 AM ET

Online Communities, Blogs, & Articles

Cesar Ramirez: From Honduras to DACA, on a Mission to Be a Doctor Who Cares by Salud America!

MCAT Prep by GradPrep

The College Guide for LGBTQ Students by

Fighting the Key Causes of Physician Burnout by AMA

How to Decide Which Medical Schools to Apply to by SHPEP

Nursing Students Blog w/ Tips by Kaplan

College Resources for Hispanic and Latinx students by College Consensus

Nurse Practitioner Programs in 2022 by

Pre-Med Blog for Spanish Speakers by CianchiniMed

NHSC Loan Repayment Programs: One Application, Three Programs by HRSA

Setting Self-Care Standards for the New Year by

How to Pass a Chemistry Test by  

AMA: DO vs. MD: How Much Does the Medical School Degree Type Matter?

The Ultimate Guide to Financial Aid and FAFSA for College Students by Blogs and Information on College Life, Career Prep, and Finances

Free Pre-Med Hangout from the Medical School Headquarters

AMA: MCAT Preparation Article

AMA: Free Med School Prep Checklist

Nurse Practitioner Programs & More

4 Things College Students Should Do the Summer Before Their Senior Year by

The 11 Best Study Tips for College by 

Premed Resources by AAMC

National HIV/AIDS Strategy Federal Implementation Plan by The White House

Updated Guidance on COVID-19 Booster Shots by CDC

New Best Practice Guide: Telehealth and Cancer Care by HRSA

Help M4s manage the stresses of virtual residency interviews by AMA

HRSA Monkeypox Information Web Page

SHPEP Online Community

How to Set SMART Goals

By Ambra Palushi
SMDEP Alumni of Howard University, 2015
University of Maryland School of Medicine, 3rd Year Medical Student
SHPEP National Alumni Advisory Board Member

3 Tips for Writing Your Personal Statement for Graduate & Professional School
By Kristyn J. Smith, DO
SMEP Alumni of UNCF Fisk and Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 2005
SHPEP National Alumni Advisory Board Member
PGY4, Emergency Medicine
Einstein Healthcare Network