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BLACK MEDICINE IN PHILADELPHIA


McGruder-Knox Scholarship


Applications for 2023 McGruder-Knox Scholarship have closed. 

Please check back for information about the 2024 Scholarship 

Criteria:

Applicants must be a Black or African-American second or third year medical student at one of the five medical schools in Philadelphia. Must be able to demonstrate continued commitment to serving the community. Scholarship recipients will be selected based on community service commitment, merit, and need.

How to apply:

+ Students may be nominated by the diversity office at their medical school

-or 

+ Students may self-nominate by submitting a completed application to nmamsep@gmail.com


Required Application Materials:

+ Personal statement that demonstrates your commitment to service and scholastic achievements.(800 word limit)
+ Statement of need (250 word limit)



2022 MCGRUDER-KNOX SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS







2022 Mercy-Douglass Lecture:  https://youtu.be/i4rbrTB1Pcc 


2021 MCGRUDER-KNOX SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS


Watch the Mercy-Douglass Replay on YouTube or Facebook!

Aderinsola “Sola” Aderonmu 

Drexel University School of Medicine

Jessica Amoako

Sydney Kimmel Medical College of Jefferson University

Olivia Familusi

Perelman School of the University of Pennsylvania

Mykal Gerald

Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University


Ashley Otto

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine


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