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Financial assistance is available to eligible medical students who are graduates of Broome County area high schools attending an accredited medical school in the United States or Canada (for a D.O. or M.D. Degree); or to students attending an accredited medical school in Broome County for their M.D. Degree.

Medical students must be entering their freshman, sophomore, junior or senior year. Depending on funding availability, priority for assistance is given to upperclassmen. However, all medical students meeting loan eligibility criteria may apply, and many have received funding in past years.

Assistance is given in the form of an interest-free loan, which students are required to repay within five years of completion of residency training. Over $634,600 has been awarded since the inception of the program in 1966.

Please click here for the Loan Application.

Other Medically Related Fields

The Alliance with the Broome County Medical Society is pleased to offer financial assistance to graduating seniors entering a medically related field. Health Career Scholarship Awards are presented to graduating seniors in Broome County entering an allied health field.

Five $500 awards and the $400 Krizinofski Award are typically granted to current graduating high school seniors. Awards exclude pre-medicine majors, veterinary medicine and dentistry. Deadline for award applications is March 31. For further information, please contact
Beth Perenyi at BethP015@aol.com

Click Here for Award Application


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