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Upcoming Webinar for CVS Health/NMF Pharm.D. Scholarship Applicants

The CVS Health/NMF Pharm.D. Scholarship

Established in order to support African American students who are in financial need and display a commitment to practicing in a community setting, this award provides $2,500 to one student pursuing a doctoral degree in pharmacy.

Applications Due September 15th

Applicants to the CVS Health/NMF Pharm.D. Scholarship can submit their materials at www.nmf.fluidreview.com. The Scholar Eligibility Requirements are as follows:
• Proof of U.S. citizenship or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) approval letter
• Currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. pharmacy school
• African American descent/heritage
• Financial need
• Commitment to serving medically underserved communities

After logging on, applicants will complete a basic form called Applicant Information. Eligible applicants will then be able to start the CVS Health/NMF Pharm.D. Scholarship application. Please visit https://www.nmfonline.org/about-our-scholarships-and-awards/general-scholarships-awards/ for additional information and application instructions. The application is due no later than September 15, 2017.

Application Webinar

Join us for a walk-through and Q&A on the application process, hosted by National Medical Fellowships staff on Tuesday, August 15 at 12:00 PM Eastern. Use this link and the password "pharmd" to register. Please note that attending this event does not affect the consideration of your application to this or other programs offered by National Medical Fellowships.

Faculty and Staff Recommendations

We welcome the faculty and staff of Pharm.D. programs in the U.S. to reach out to us on behalf of any outstanding potential applicants in their program. If you know an exceptional student in your Pharm.D. program who may be eligible, let us know: contact Colleen McLellan, our Program Coordinator, at cmclellan@nmfonline.org. She will reach out to noted individuals about submitting an application.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact us: scholarships@nmfonline.org