Armenian American Medical Society Annual Scholarship Program

AAMS Scholarship Program
For Students in Healthcare

AAMS grants scholarships to students pursuing careers in various fields of allied health, including medicine, nursing, dentistry, and pharmacy. Learn more about our scholarship program for medical and healthcare students, and submit your application for the 2023-2024 academic school year today!

We are delighted to inform you that we will be awarding eight scholarships this year:

  • 4 x $5,000 Needs-Based Scholarships
  • 4 x $2,500 Merit-Based Scholarships

Whether you excel academically, display exceptional merit, or are in need of financial support to pursue your educational dreams, these scholarships are tailor-made for you.

Medical Student Scholarships

scholarship program for healthcare students

About Our Annual Scholarship Program

The Armenian American Medical Society strongly believes in investing in our future healthcare professionals, who will play an important role in improving the health and wellbeing of our community. Each year, the Armenian American Medical Society awards scholarships to qualified Armenian students enrolled in various healthcare education programs in the fields of medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, nursing and allied health. Since 2009, the AAMS has granted 92 scholarships to Armenian‐American students in need throughout the United States. Eight scholarships were awarded in 2022, to some of our best and brightest future healthcare leaders.

Our Recipients

Each year, AAMS awards thousands of dollars towards education costs for our chosen scholarship application recipients. Our scholarship program is open to students that meet the above mentioned criteria  in a United States-accredited program in the fields of medicine, pharmacy, dental, physician assistant, nursing, mental health, or other professional healthcare schools.

Simple Application Process

Our easy online application lets you submit your scholarship application in a matter of minutes. Simply follow our application below, making sure to attach all necessary documents, and you're all set. You'll receive a confirmation once your application is complete, and AAMS will be in touch for those who are chosen to receive the award.

Open Through October 15

Applications are currently open now through October 15, 2023 at 11:59 pm PST, after which we will no longer accept applications for the 2023-2024 academic year. If you have any questions, please reach out to us via email at or by phone at (818) 980-7777.

Start Your Application

Complete your application in full below to be considered for our scholarship program. If you are selected from our program, you will hear from us by November 30, 2023.

Scholarship Application Form

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Academic Information

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      Community Services - The Scholarship Check Will be Disbursed Upon Completing 5 Hours of Community Service During AAMS' Annual Glendale Health Festival or at a Similar Event in the City of the Professional School

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      Your application will not be considered unless all required information is received by October 15, 2023 at 11:59 pm PST. All applications are reviewed by AAMS' Scholarship Committee and information is kept stricly confidential. Selected recipients will hear from our committee by November 30, 2023.

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