Clear vision is a crucial part of our health and plays an important role in helping us lead a happy and independent life. As the saying goes, vision is like wealth in life. It is imperative for us to keep our eyes healthy and not to take eye health issues lightly. There are many people in our country who are suffering from eye diseases or have lost their vision in accidents. According to a survey, there is a looming shortage of eye care professionals in the United States. Retina Care Consultants has been dedicated to caring for the eye health of others for a long time. This organization understands the value of healthy eyes as well as the need for more dedicated eye care professionals in the country. That is why it has come forward with a fantastic funding program open for students enrolled in a 4-year college in Florida with the intention to pursue an advanced degree in medicine following graduation.
This initiative aims to support current students in becoming the next generation of eye care professionals. The funding program initiated by Retina Care Consultants is called Florida Pre-Med Scholarship Programs valid for 2021. There are scholarships available for students seeking monetary assistance to gain further education in the healthcare field. Eligible candidates will be selected for first, second, and third place. The award amount is varied from one place to another. The applications will be accepted from April 1, 2021, through June 30, 2021. Apply for these funding opportunities today to get free money for your education. Applications can be sent through the online portal of Retina Care Consultants.
Retina Care Consultants is a medical group practice based in Sarasota, FL. This group specializes in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery. At Retina Care Consultants, PA, ophthalmologists, and retina specialists are specially trained to take care of all of your retinal care needs. Led by Dr. The staff of Retina Care Consultants is committed to providing you the very best in retinal care in a timely and comfortable manner.
Refer to the table below for further details:
|Organization||Retina Care Consultants|
|Educational Level||College students|
|Number of Awards||3|
|Application Deadline||June 30, 2021|
|Requirements||Proof of enrollment|
Who is Eligible?
Please meet the following requirements before applying:
- Applicants must be Florida resident;
- Candidates must be involved in the pre-med program;
- Aspirants must be enrolled in a 4-year college in Florida with the intention to pursue an advanced degree in medicine following graduation;
- Entrants will be attending an accredited college in Florida during the Fall 2021 semester.
How to Apply?
To apply for this program, candidates are required to go to the online portal of Retina Care Consultants where they will be presented with a small online application form that need to be fill correctly. The following information will be needed:
- Full Name
- Phone Number
- Email Address
- Name & Address of the College & College’s Financial Aid Office they will be attending in Fall of 2021.
- Proof of enrollment/registration from the institution they plan to attend in the Fall of 2021.
- Their major or other program of study
- If the applicant is under 18, the contact information will need to be for his or her parents or guardians
The award will be distributed as fellow:
- 1st Prize – $2,500
- 2nd Prize – $1,500
- 3rd Prize – $1,000
The application period is from April 1, 2021, through June 30, 2021. Submit your candidature on time to get preference.