MUA Scholarships

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U.S. Academic Scholarship

MUA has established the U.S. Academic Scholarship to assist qualified applicants from the United States in financing their education.

MUA is proud of its longstanding commitment to educating U.S. students to return home as prominent practitioners in the U.S. medical community and as ambassadors of the University. MUA also recognizes that a medical school education is a significant economic undertaking. As such, MUA has established the U.S. Academic Scholarship to assist qualified applicants in financing their education. We look forward to reviewing the candidates. 

Candidates / Award Amount

Citizens or permanent residents of the United States.

Up to US $25,000* in total, disbursed in a manner and over a timeframe determined the by Scholarship Committee. Amounts applied against tuition only.

Academic Criteria

Candidates will be reviewed based upon a combination of several criteria that have been submitted with their application. This includes MCAT, undergraduate GPA, work history, and recommendations.

Consideration

All U.S. students accepted to the University that meet the “Academic Criteria” outlined above will be eligible for consideration for the scholarship. The Scholarship Committee will review each eligible candidate to determine the Award Amount.

Process

Scholarships are reviewed only for the term in which a candidate applies. Initial screening and calculation of a GPA will occur upon submission of all transcripts to the University. Candidates that qualify will have their files submitted to the Scholarship Committee to determine the Award Amount. If a candidate defers to a different starting term, he/she will be reconsidered but there is no guarantee the award amount will remain the same.

Ongoing Eligibility

After matriculation a student must remain in good academic standing and progressing in a timely manner (no remediation) toward completion of the program

Awards

Candidates will be notified of the Committee’s decision. Candidates will have three business days to accept the award by notifying the Scholarship Committee at scholarship@mua.edu. Scholarship Awards will only be disbursed as a credit against tuition.

Per US Federal Financial Aid regulations, awards made to Candidates that are applying for US Federal Aid will have the award amount in each semester deducted from any disbursements of US Federal Financial Aid.

Canada

Canadian Achievement Scholarship

MUA has established the Canadian Achievement Scholarship to assist qualified Canadian applicants in financing their education.

Canadian students have long been a vibrant and important part of MUA’s academic community. MUA also recognizes that a medical school education is a significant economic commitment. In support of this need, MUA is pleased to offer to qualifying candidates the Canadian Achievement Scholarship designed to assist in the cost of education and to recognize past achievements. MUA welcomes the opportunity to review scholarship submissions.

Candidates / Award Amount

Citizens or permanent residents of Canada that have been accepted into MUA.

Up to US $25,000 in total, disbursed in a manner and over a timeframe determined the by Scholarship Committee. Amounts applied against tuition only.

Academic Criteria

Candidates will be reviewed based upon a combination of several criteria that have been submitted with their application. This includes MCAT, undergraduate GPA, work history, and recommendations.

Awards

Candidates will be notified by the Admissions Department of the Committee’s decision. Candidates will have three days to accept the award by replying to scholarship@mua.edu . Scholarship Awards will only be disbursed as a credit against tuition.

Consideration

Written notification to the Scholarship Committee at scholarship@mua.edu with a brief statement describing the candidate’s merits for the scholarship along with details of academic achievement including GPA, MCAT, and any other information you deem helpful.

Timing

Scholarship Applications must be submitted prior to a candidate’s first semester matriculation. If a candidate defers their start date, he/she will need to re-apply for Scholarship consideration.

Ongoing Eligibility 

After matriculation a student must remain in good academic standing and progressing in a timely manner (no remediation) toward completion of the program.

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