Tanya C. Harper Memorial SAR Scholarship

Funded by
Gail Saunders
Learn more about the Donor
$1,000
2 winners, $500 each
Open
Application Deadline
Apr 15, 2022
Winners Announced
May 15, 2022
Education Level
High School, Undergraduate
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High school senior or undergraduate student
Career Field:
Medical
Race/Ethnicity:
Black
Education Level:
Career Field:
Race/Ethnicity:
High school senior or undergraduate student
Medical
Black

The United States population is 13.4% Black Americans, and yet only 5% of physicians in the US are Black. 

It is important to bring attention to this disparity and seek to encourage the future of Black students in the medical field. The Tanya C. Harper Memorial SAR Scholarship aims to help fund the education of Black students who plan to make a difference through their career in the medical field. 

Black high school seniors or undergraduate students pursuing a degree in some aspect of the medical field are encouraged to apply. In order to apply, tell a little bit about yourself and how you plan to use your medical degree to make a positive impact on the world.

Diversity and Inclusion
Essay Topic

Tell us a bit about yourself and how you plan to make a positive impact on the world through your medical career.

400–600 words

FAQ

When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Apr 15, 2022. Winners will be announced on May 15, 2022.