Scholarships Providing Access to a Top Medical Education

  • More than 75% of all entering four-year MD students received SGU scholarships in the 2020-21 academic year.*
  • A variety of scholarship awards are available and based on academic excellence, extracurricular activities, and/or need:
    • The Legacy of Excellence Scholarship rewards students with high academic achievement, with two different scholarships. Students accepted into the four-year MD program may be eligible for one of these scholarships based on academic qualifications. No application is needed. Students are identified during the admission process and are notified of their award through the Admissions Office upon acceptance into the MD program. 
    • The CityDoctors Scholarship Program awards full and partial scholarships to students committed to working as a primary care attending physician at one of SGU’s participating CityDoctors hospitals. 
  • Humanitarian Scholarship awards partial scholarships to incoming MD students who have demonstrated compassion and commitment to humanitarian causes in their local communities and beyond.
  • International Peace Bursary 
  • Morris Alpert Scholarships
  • William M. McCord Scholarships