Yuma Unified Medical Associates Scholarship

The Yuma Unified Medical Associates Scholarship was created to provide scholarship support to students who wish to pursue a medical degree and then return to Yuma to offer services in their specialty for at least one year.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Minimum 3.5 GPA
  • U.S. Citizen or Legal Resident
  • Legal Resident of Yuma County, AZ
  • Must have passed high school chemistry, physics and upper level math courses with a grade of A OR must have passed a college chemistry course recommended for premedical students at least a grade of B.
  • Must take 12 or more college credit hours per semester or equivalent.
  • Must agree to return to Yuma County to practice medicine for one year in the community or agree that the scholarship monies received shall be repaid as loan.
  • Must be pursuing career in: Doctor of Medicine., Doctor of Osteopathy, Doctor of Pediatric Medicine, or Dental Medicine

Award Details:
Successful applicants in good standing will be eligible to renew funding for up to 8 years. Full time enrollment is required.