|AFPPA Student Scholarship Application|
The Association of Family Practice Physician Assistants is pleased to offer scholarship awards to first and second year physician assistant students. Awards are made to those who are student members of the AFPPA, have demonstrated a special interest in primary care medicine, and are currently in good academic standing.
Scholarships awarded are for $1,000 (first year students) and $1,500 (second year students.)
AFPPA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION GUIDELINES
Your application will be scored based on your essay and faculty recommendations; therefore, it is very important to make sure judges have a clear understanding as to why YOU deserve this award.
ONLY COMPLETE E-MAIL APPLICATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED. Additionally, PDF or scanned documents will not be considered. Only documents in Microsoft Word or compatible formats can be accepted.
Please advise your faculty member to submit the complete application to:
Rene McCarty, PA-C
The deadline for receipt of your scholarship application is September 1. Please note that late or incomplete applications will NOT be considered!
(Copy and paste into an email below this line)
AFPPA Student Scholarship Applicant Information:
Phone: ________________ Email: __________________________
Name of PA Program: _____________________________________(must be an accredited program)
AFPPA Membership Number: _______________
Are there special circumstances that you would like the scholarship committee to take into consideration? Please describe them briefly below.
Please have faculty email the information below along with the student´s information/essay to firstname.lastname@example.org
This page is to be completed by PA Program Faculty
Student´s Name: __________________________________________
PA Faculty Member´s Name: _______________________________
Faculty Phone/Contact Number: _____________________________
Name of Program/University: _____________________________
As of September 1 of this year, has the applicant been a PA student more or less than 12 months?
Is this student in good academic standing? ___Yes ___ No
What specific characteristics make this student outstanding in some way?
How do you describe this applicant´s potential for being successful in a primary care setting?
Please forward both the students completed portion and yours to email@example.com.
Only COMPLETE applications can be considered.