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The Eliza Ann Grier Scholarship is offered to students from under-represented minority groups in the field of medicine. This scholarship provides tuition assistance to students enrolling in Ross University School of Medicine’s MD program.

Initial Eligibility*

  • Proof of United States citizenship or permanent resident status
  • Must be classified as an under-represented minority (African-American, Native American, or Hispanic-American)
  • Minimum overall undergraduate GPA of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale  
  • Hold an undergraduate degree (equivalent to U.S. Bachelor’s Degree)
  • Personal essay— describe an important event in your life, how that event shaped who you are, and how you anticipate that event will shape you as a physician
  • Letter of recommendation
  • This scholarship is open to incoming first-semester students only
  • Complete and submit the scholarship application below.


Award Amount

  • $24,170 (full cost of first semester tuition, one-time scholarship for first semester)


Deadline to Apply

August 2, 2019 for the September 2019 semester

December 13, 2019 for the January 2020 semester

April 10, 2020 for the May 2020 semester

August 7, 2020 for the September 2020 semester


For questions about this scholarship, please email Scholarships@RossU.edu.

*Must maintain full time enrollment status and remain in good academic standing for the first semester.

*Meeting the criteria above ensures you will be reviewed for the scholarship, but does not guarantee that a scholarship will be awarded.

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