Who Can Apply:
- The representation of African American physicians in the U.S. health care workforce has remained stagnant at a mere 5% since the 1970s. To initiate a transformative shift, it is imperative to prioritize greater accessibility and inclusivity in higher education.
- This scholarship aims to honor the legacy of Hector L. Minott Sr. by supporting African American students who have overcome obstacles and are pursuing a higher education degree.
- Any African American graduate student or undergraduate in their third or fourth year majoring in health sciences or related program pursuing a medical degree may apply for this scholarship.
Submission: To apply, write a short essay about an obstacle you have overcome.
Deadline: October 16, 2023