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Meharry Medical College

220792
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Nashville, TN

University Website:  www.mmc.edu
Apply Online:  www.mmc.edu/prospectivestudents/admissions/index.html

Meharry Medical College, located in Nashville, Tennessee, United States, is a graduate and professional institution affiliated with the United Methodist Church whose mission is to educate healthcare professionals and scientists. Founded in 1876 as the Medical Department of Central Tennessee College, it was the first medical school in the South for African Americans. It was chartered separately in 1915. It is currently the largest private historically black institution in the United States solely dedicated to educating healthcare professionals and scientists.

Meharry Medical College includes a medical school, dental school, graduate school, and an allied health school. The degrees that Meharry offers include Doctor of Medicine (M.D.), Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.), Master of Science in Public Health (M.S.P.H.), Master of Science (M.S.), and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees. Meharry is the second largest educator of African-American medical doctors and dentists in the United States.[citation needed] Also, it is the largest producer of African Americans with Masters in Public Health and Ph.D.s in biomedical science.[citation needed]

Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved is a public health journal owned by and edited at Meharry Medical College.

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Meharry Medical College College Scholarships

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McDonald's Black and Positively Golden Scholarship

Thurgood Marshall College Fund

Up to $15,000 May 10, 2021 See Details
 

McDonald's Black and Positively Golden Scholarship

Thurgood Marshall College Fund

award

Up to $15,000

deadline

May 10, 2021
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Ellis W. Rowe Scholarship

Hampton Roads Community Foundation

Varies Varies See Details
 

Ellis W. Rowe Scholarship

Hampton Roads Community Foundation

award

Varies

deadline

Varies
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Northern Ohio Scholarship

UNCF, Inc

Varies May 17, 2021 See Details
 

Northern Ohio Scholarship

UNCF, Inc

award

Varies

deadline

May 17, 2021
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HRSA Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students

Health Resources And Services Administration

Varies Varies See Details
 

HRSA Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students

Health Resources And Services Administration

award

Varies

deadline

Varies
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