Bexar County PA Society Student Scholarship

About The Scholarship

The Bexar County PA Society (BCPAS) is pleased to offer scholarship awards to PA students in the didactic and clinical phases of their PA Program.  Two $1,000 awards will be given to didactic year students and two $1,500 awards will be given to clinical year students.

Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Be a BCPAS Student Member.
  2. Be a graduate of a high school in Bexar County, a graduate of an undergraduate college/university in Bexar County, or be attending a PA school in Bexar County.
  3. Currently attending an ARC-PA-accredited PA Program in Texas.
  4. Have successfully completed at least one semester of PA school and be in good academic standing.
  5. Be enrolled in PA school for the semester the application is given.
  6. Have not previously received a scholarship from BCPAS.
  7. Write a 250-500 word essay on why you should be chosen for this scholarship. Topics may include community service, involvement in a Pre-PA Society, future plans after graduation, desire to practice in a primary care setting, and/or unique qualities that you possess that make you an ideal candidate for this scholarship.

Important Dates

  • Submission of all application materials: Sunday, October 20, 2019
  • Notification by email to applicants chosen for scholarship: Wednesday, October 30, 2019
  • Awards will be presented at our Annual CME Conference on Saturday, November 2, 2019
  • Awards mailed to recipients by November 30, 2019

Scholarship Application Checklist:

  1. Meet Eligibility Requirements as outlined above.
  2. Complete Scholarship Application.
  3. Complete PA Program Faculty Form.
  4. Write 250-500 word essay.

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