Scholarships for Pre-Health Majors
Dr. U.R. Plante Medical Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded by the Adirondack Community Trust. It is an award of $10,000 given annually to a student attending medical school.
Qualifications for this scholarship include:
- Must be a resident of St. Lawrence, Clinton, Franklin, Essex or Hamilton counties of New York or have lived in one of these counties for at least 2 years.
- Must be accepted by an accredited Medical School in either the U.S. or Canada. Must expect to enter the fields of family (general) practice OB GYN, or gerontology.
- Must be willing to return to St. Lawrence, Clinton, Franklin, Essex or Hamilton county New York to practice for at least 2 years or be willing to practice for two years in a remote part of the U.S. or where doctors are needed.
How to Apply
Deadline for application is April 14th; all decisions are made by June 1st. Applications for this scholarship are available at the link below.
Robert S. and Mary B. MacDonald Scholarship Fund
This $1200 scholarship is for worthy and needy students from Plattsburgh or Clinton county. It is awarded to a student attending or admitted to a medical school, or in pre-med course of study.
ARC Foundation of Clinton County
The ARC Foundation of Clinton County offers an annual scholarship to encourage students to pursue an undergraduate degree in a field related to clinical service for the intellectual and other developmentally disabled. A $2,000 scholarship is awarded annual to a Clinton County resident to encourage students to develop and interest in working with people who are developmentally disabled.