The Pharmacists Mutual Community Pharmacy Scholarship is a scholarship program sponsored by Pharmacists Mutual.
Recipients selected for The Pharmacists Mutual Community Pharmacy Scholarship will be awarded $2,500 each, up to $50,000 in scholarships may be awarded. This program acknowledges students interested in serving in an independent or small chain, community pharmacy, or in an underserved geographic area. Student pharmacists must complete the scholarship application and essay by the scholarship deadline to be considered for the Pharmacists Mutual Community Scholarship.
To be eligible to apply for the 2019-2020 Pharmacists Mutual Community Pharmacy Scholarship students must meet the following criteria:
• Be a current P2 or P3 pharmacy student that will be a P3 or P4 pharmacy student in the 2019-2020 academic year
• Eligible students must plan to practice in the following:
o an independent or small chain community pharmacy, or
o an underserved geographic or cultural community, preferably in an independent or small chain community pharmacy
Interested students must submit an electronic application, college transcript, letter of recommendation from a faculty member or advisor, and an essay describing their interest in practicing in an independent or small chain community setting, or in an underserved community. Their essay should describe steps they have taken to prepare themselves for their chosen practice setting.
Deadline: Dec. 1, 2018
-Submitted by Sarah Moore