Institutional Scholarship

UAG School of Medicine offers an Institutional Scholarship Program that is an exclusive opportunity for first-time applicants who plan to attend UAG Medical School .

Students who are awarded with this scholarship will receive up to $22,000 usd towards their School Tuition over four years.

A student must remain in good academic standing for the entire academic year which is comprised of two semesters. All scholarships are a one-time scholarship award and are based on the availability of funds.

To be considered for a scholarship, students must submit an application by:

Deadline

Award notification

Entrance Class

By April 30 th

June 15 th

Fall (late July of the current year)

By September 30 th

November 15 th

Spring (early January of the following year)

Applications must be mailed to the UAG Enrollment-Admission Office in San Antonio at the address below.

Attn. UAG Institutional Scholarships

110 Gallery Circle
San Antonio, TX 78258
Toll Free: (800) 531-5494

admissions@uag.edu

Eligibility and Requirements

To be eligible to apply for the UAG Scholarship Program you must:

  • Be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident of the United States.
  • Complete and submit the application to UAG Medical School.
  • Obtain a 3.3 or higher cumulative GPA.
  • Score a 500 or higher MCAT at time of enrollment.
  • A demonstration of strong extracurricular involvement, particularly in community service and leadership.
  • Two letters of recommendation, from your college science professors.
  • An essay from 2 – 10 pages, describing their background and how their interest and motivation for a career in medicine developed.

If you are eligible, we invite you to complete and submit the UAG School of Medicine Institutional Scholarships application.


Criteria

Incoming applicants to the School of Medicine are eligible to receive an institutional scholarship award.

After receiving and reviewing your application, the committee will select 25 possible candidates.

The Scholarship Committee will make the award decision based on your application documents and personal interview. At most, there are 12 incoming medical scholars each year (6 each semester).

The UAG School of Medicine Institutional Scholarship applies for the four years of medical school, without interruptions during their studies.

All recipients must qualify each semester by completing the UAG School of Medicine Institutional Scholarships application on time and meet the academic standards. All students must also remain in good academic standing for renewal of the scholarship.

The committee meets two times each year to select scholarship recipients based on their academic excellence, ability to add to the diversity and distinction of the student body.


Selection process

Incoming applicants to the School of Medicine are eligible to receive an Institutional Scholarship Award. Our Scholarship Committee will make the award decisions based on your application documents and personal interview.

Only 12 incoming medical scholars will receive Scholarship Award notification by mail.


Scholarship Award Notification

All selected recipient will be notified in writing by the UAG Institutional Scholarships office.

The scholarship will be placed in the student account on hold status awaiting the arrival of the Release of Information Form and Thank You letter.

The applicant will have 15 days after the notification letter is dated to file these documents at the Scholarship Office.

Please deliver or mail these to the Admissions Registrar Office (address listed below):

Attn. UAG Institutional Scholarships

110 Gallery Circle

San Antonio, TX 78258

admissions@uag.edu


Scholarship Renewal

Scholarship recipients must complete an application each semester in order to review and renew the Institutional Scholarship. For more information visit Scholarship Renewal.

The School of Medicine is grateful for the generous support of the Board Members, individuals, and foundations that provide this scholarship.

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