KPNC Medical Student Scholarship

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KPNC Medical Student Scholarship

Kaiser Permanente Northern California Graduate Medical Education is delighted to announce their Medical Student Scholarships for the fourth-year medical students. They will be selected for their demonstrated commitment to under-served communities. The program will provide financial assistance for medical students pursuing medical professions in the state of North California.

The purpose of providing this scholarship is Kaiser Permanente’s social mission, research, clinical expertise, and leadership efforts. This will help future physicians to know about their potential that will help in their studies and academic career.

Kaiser Permanente has been committed to graduate medical education for more than 70 years. They provide academic training within a world-class health care organization for a large patient population. Their programs upgrade the professional and personal development of residents in an integrated, scholarly, and supportive, managed-care environment.

Brief Description

Get a glance of all the details about the scholarship in the table below:

Organization Kaiser Permanente Northern California Graduate Medical Education
Educational Level Fourth-year medical student
Subjects N/A
Amount $5000
Access Mode Online
Number of Awards Undefined
City Northern California
Nationality Domestic
Country United States
Application Deadline 30 November 2020
Application Fees N/A
Requirement Application, CV, Essay


Who May be Eligible?

The applicants must consider these aspects before applying –

  • Be a current third-year medical student in good academic standing who expects to graduate in the spring of 2022
  • Interested in seeking a residency in Northern California
  • Attend an accredited medical, osteopathic, or podiatric school
  • Scholarship recipients will be encouraged to participate in a one-month clerkship at a Kaiser Permanente facility in Northern California during their fourth year of medical school.

How to Apply

Candidates are required to apply to keep the below clauses in mind that include, complete and submit the online application. Candidates selected for final consideration will be invited for a phone interview in February 2021. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Supporting Documents

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Short essay describing your community involvement and your commitment to under-served communities
  • Letter from medical, osteopathic, or podiatric school confirming good academic standing
  • Two letters of recommendation: one letter from a medical, osteopathic, or podiatry school professor/clinician and one letter describing/supporting your work in under-served communities.
  • All supporting documentation and letters must be submitted through the online application in PDF format.


The selected student will receive a $5,000 scholarship. This scholarship will provide an organized educational program with the guidance and supervision of the resident. This will also upgrade the resident’s professional and personal development.

Application Deadline

Students must complete the online application and provide appropriate supporting documentation by November 30, 2020.

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