Medical/Dental Students 

Scholarship: $2,500

 

Eligibility:

  • Portuguese-American 

  • Accepted to or attending Medical School  in New England​

 

Application:
Email the following to drleitaofund@gmail.com

 

  • ESSAY (up to 500 words) addressed to Dr. Edward Leitão Memorial Scholarship Fund Committee, describing your language and cultural connections to the Portuguese-American community, your goals, and how you envision making a difference once you finish medical school 

  •  2 letters of recommendation (from  teachers/deans/academic advisors/rotation directors, etc) addressed to Dr. Edward Leitão Memorial Scholarship Fund Committee

  • copy of transcripts 

  • copy of MCAT scores, if applicable

 

DEADLINE: Fall 2021 (update coming soon)

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