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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Scholarships

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.

 

Study.com 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.


Events

The Princeton Review Fall Events

1 on 1 grad prep - consultation as scheduled
GRE Strategy Session Saturday, October 16, 2021, 10:00 AM
GRE Free Practice Test Saturday, October 16, 2021, 11:30 AM

MCAT Practice Test Saturday, October 16, 2021, 9:00 AM
MCAT Trivia Thursday, October 21, 2021, 7:00 PM
MCAT Strategy Session Friday, October 22, 2021, 1:00 PM
MCAT Practice Test Saturday, October 23, 2021, 10:00 AM

GRE Strategy Session Tuesday, November 16, 2021
Crafting Your Grad School Application Essay Thursday, November 18, 2021

Navigating the Health Professions as an Underrepresented & Disadvantaged StudentOct. 21, 2021, at 7:00 PM ET

Session 13: VaccinateForAll: How Medical Associations, the Private Sector, and the Media are Mobilizing Against COVID-19
Wednesday, October 27, 7-8:15 PM ET

 


 

Online Communities, Blogs, & Articles

The Ultimate Guide to Financial Aid and FAFSA for College Students
By: Study.com

Intelligent.com blogs and information on College Life, Career Prep, and Finances

Free Premed Hangout from the Medical School Headquarters

AMA: MCAT Preparation Article

AMA: Free Med School  Prep Checklist

Nurse Practitioner Programs 

4 Things College Students Should Do the Summer Before Their Senior Year
By: Study.com

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