Are you wondering if you’re eligible to apply? To qualify for the Dr. Summit Shah MD Scholarship, you must:
All applicants also must write an essay that’s 500 words or less, with a focus on their professional goals for the next five years.
You should also note that, while Dr. Shah’s background is in medicine, the Dr. Summit Shah MD Scholarship is open to students in all majors and areas of study, from the humanities to STEM, technical fields, and more. All students meeting one of the above requirements are encouraged to apply, regardless of their field of study.
The submission deadline for all scholarship applications is July 1st every year. The Dr. Summit Shah MD Scholarship is awarded in early August every year. Winners are contacted immediately after selection – but if the winner does not respond, a new winner will be chosen.
To apply for the Scholarship, you must complete the short essay prompt, and fill out a short form on The Dr. Summit Shah MD Scholarship website. If you are chosen as the winner, you must be able to provide proof of enrollment in your chosen higher education institution.
In addition, by submitting an application, you give Dr. Shah and the Foundation consent to use your essay, photo, name, and information for both marketing and promotional purposes.
If you’re interested in applying for the Dr. Summit Shah MD Scholarship, or you know someone who would be an eligible applicant, we encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity. You can click here to visit the Foundation’s website, learn more about the Scholarship, and submit your entry to the Dr. Summit Shah MD Scholarship Foundation.