Scholarships/Repayment Programs

Academic Scholarships

The UAMS Student Financial Services office only awards Federal and State grants/scholarships. Academic, Need and Merit-based scholarships are awarded by the individual colleges. Please contact your respective Registrar’s office for further information.

College of Medicine Students

Please contact the College of Medicine at (501) 686-5354 for information regarding scholarships.  You may also view scholarship information on the COM website.

Additional Scholarship/Loan Repayment Resources

AASFAA Scholarship (2014-2015)

ArkADE Scholarship

Arkansas Scholarship Information Service

Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund

Arkansas Workforce Centers

Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Medical Student Diversity Scholarship – Rules and Regulations provided on application page.

College Board

Department of Education Financial Aid and Scholarship Wizard

Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship


Fund My Future

Go Army – Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP)

Karman Healthcare Scholarships

Medical Professionals of Tomorrow Scholarship

National Health Service Corps (loan repayment program) –  Eligibility is open to medical students (allopathic or osteopathic) in their last year of school  who are planning to pursue a career in primary care, and are committed to working in underserved communities with areas with limited access to care.

National Health Service Corps (scholarship program)

National Institutes of Health (NIH – Loan repayment program)

Nursing Education Scholarship – ( – A free scholarship search - School Soup – World’s Largest Scholarship Database

Study Abroad Scholarship

Teach Abroad Scholarship

Volunteer Abroad Scholarship

*Please visit the Debt Management section of our website for information on managing your student loans and loan repayment options.*