ALOMA SCHOLARSHIP CRITERIA:
The ALOMA Board of directors (“Board”) shall award scholarships to applicants by majority vote. The ALOMA will award one scholarship annually for up to $5000. The dollar amount shall be set by the Board from time to time.
Applicant should be from Alabama and must indicate in writing their intention to practice medicine in Alabama following completion of their residency training. Applicant must have successfully completed their first year of training and in good standing with an AOA-accredited medical school.
Scholarships shall be awarded without regard to the gender, religious preference, race or national origin of the applicant. Financial need shall, however, be considered. No applicant shall be considered unless they have filed a written application with the Board.
The deadline for submission will be June 30th of each year in anticipation for a board discussion and decision at the annual summer meeting.
Applicant should be a current member of The Alabama Osteopathic Medical Association. Membership Application Link
Provide a biographical letter containing pertinent information regarding background, how/why you’ve chosen osteopathic medicine as your profession, pre-medical education information, statement of reason/need for financial assistance. Provide reference from at least one osteopathic physician currently in practice in the State of Alabama. Official transcript of grades from an Osteopathic medical school is also needed.
Alabama Osteopathic Medical Association
Russell Ulrich, DO, Secretary-Treasurer
800 West Memorial Drive
P.O. Box 450
Piedmont, AL 36272