Scholarships Now Available to PT and PA Disadvantaged Students

Samuel Merritt University has been awarded $5.2 million over the next four years from the Health Resources and Services Administration to award scholarships to economically and/or educationally disadvantaged Master of Physician Assistant and Doctor of Physical Therapy students. Scholarships of $15,000 each will be awarded to 86 students per year through 2016.  Current and incoming students are eligible to receive the scholarship.  Students who remain in good standing will receive priority consideration for each year they are successfully enrolled in the program. 

For information, please contact the academic program chair:

Physical Therapy
Dr. Terry Nordstrom, Program Chair


Physician Assistant
Dr. Michael DeRosa, Program Chair


Information about Admission, Financial Aid or Tuition:

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