As a small tribute to Gene and Marilyn Nuziard for more than twenty years of service to QueensCare, their scholarship is available to students entering the medical field. The focus is providing medical school scholarships for low income individuals to help alleviate the years-long shortage of medical professionals. The scholarships are available to those studying to become physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine, and secondarily for physician specialists.
Eligibility: A minimum GPA of 2.5 for community college student is required. A minimum 3.0 GPA for undergraduate and 3.25 for graduates is also required. Funding is available to those who demonstrate financial need and who express an interest in working with the low income families, individuals and uninsured in Los Angeles. Students must be enrolled in an accredited, brick and mortar school in California, the Illinois Wesleyan University, or Northwestern University.
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Applicants may start applying January 1st, but must complete their application by May 1st. You will receive an email letting you know that we’ve received your submission.
QueensCare scholarship recipients will be notified mid-June. To check status, you may call (323) 669-4301.