How to Apply

Requirements:

Applicants must meet the following criteria to be considered:

  • From a racial or ethnic minority underrepresented in medicine (URM) including Hispanic/ Latino, Black/ African American, Native American, Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander
  • In good standing at an LCME accredited medical school
  • Passing grades in all core rotations (pediatrics, internal medicine, family medicine, ob/gyn, and surgery) prior to the start of the program. We realize all grades may not be available at the time of application.
  • Complete application by April 30, 2017.

How To Apply:

Applications for the 2017 program will be open January through April.  All application materials are due by April 30th.  Please submit an application online here.

Questions? Contact Us!

If you have any questions about the Minority Senior Scholarship Program, please send an email to MSSP@childrensnational.org.

Support the Minority Senior Scholarship Program

The goal of the program at Children's National is to expose medical students to academic pediatrics and the many educational opportunities our institution has to offer through a one-month rotation with a variety of experiences.

If you would like to donate to support this program, please indicate Minority Senior Scholarship Program – Special Purpose Fund 44506.

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