Board of Governors' Medical Scholarship-Loan Program (BGMSL)

Scholarship Description

This program is funded by the North Carolina General Assembly. Funds are available to students who have been admitted to a medical school in North Carolina and demonstrate financial need and a desire to practice medicine in North Carolina.EligibilityEligibility: Applicant must meet the following eligibility requirements   * Must be accepted for admission to one of the four medical schools in North Carolina: Duke University School of Medicine, East Carolina University School of Medicine, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine and the Wake Forest University School of Medicine   * Must be a North Carolina resident for tuition purposes   * Have financial need   * Express intent to practice medicine in North CarolinaValueProvided sufficient funds are available, the scholarship provides an annual stipend of $5,000 plus tuition, mandatory fees, medical insurance and a laptop computer. If funding proves to be insufficient, these amounts will be prorated. Awards are renewable annually for a total award period of four years, provided the student makes satisfactory academic progress, continues to have financial need, and remains interested in medical practice in North Carolina.Application ProcedureApplicants must be nominated for the award by one of the four participating medical schools. Applications will be available from each institution’s school of medicine admissions office. The application deadline is May of each year.

Year of Need: 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad, 3rd Year Grad, Beyond 3rd Year Grad,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: 5000

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2018-05-01


Sponsoring Organization College Foundation of North Carolina
2917 Highwoods Blvd. P.O. Box 41966
Raleigh, NC 27604

Contact Person:

Phone: 888-234-6400 (toll free)

Fax: 919-821-3139