Date(s) - 09/30/2013
Pennsylvania Medical Society
Foundation Offers Medical Scholarship for Students of South Asian Indian Heritage
HARRISBURG PA – The Foundation of the Pennsylvania Medical Society is offering a $2,000 Scholarship from the Endowment for South Asian Students of Indian Descent. Students must be of South Asian Indian heritage and enrolled full time in their second, third, or fourth year at an accredited Pennsylvania medical school.
For an application, call the foundation at 717-558-7852, or visit its Student Financial Services page, here. The deadline is September 30.
Dr. Jitendra M. Desai and Dr. Saryu J. Desai of Sewickley PA initiated this scholarship within the Foundation in 2002 to provide opportunities for South Asian Indian students who demonstrate academic excellence. They invite others to contribute to the fund to secure its future.
The foundation is a non-profit affiliate of the society that provides programs and services for individual physicians and others to improve the well-being of Pennsylvanians and sustain the future of medicine.