2017 AtlantiCare Latinos Moving Ahead (ALMA) Scholarship Goal: To encourage Latino students to pursue careers in healthcare
Award: Two students will each be award one $500 scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Open to current college students of Hispanic descent who will pursue a career in healthcare related field.
Student will enroll full-time (as defined by their college/university) at one of the following:
Reason and area of interest in healthcare (physician, nursing, allied health)
Importance of reducing health disparities within the Hispanic community. (Health disparities are differences in the incidence, prevalence, mortality, and burden of diseases and other adverse health conditions that exist among specific population groups in the United States.– National Institutes of Health)
Note: Funds will be distributed to student once they present proof of enrollment in accredited school. Selected student will be invited to AtlantiCare’s Annual Diversity and Inclusion Event to be held on October 11, 2017.
For additional information and application, please click here.
Deadline for submission: June 30, 2017