Additional CHSP Resources

This page will feature updated resources, events, scholarships, internships, academic, and professional opportunities targeted to the undergraduate students of the NHMA College Health Scholars Program. Information and opportunities will be relevant for minority and first-generation students who are seeking to pursue professional careers in graduate science, medicine, public health, dentistry, and nursing. 

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Sweet and Simple Scholarship by UNIGO

  • Application closes on February 28, 2023

Latinx Scholarships & College Readiness Resources by

Latino Undergraduate Scholarships

TLF Undergraduate Scholarships

Actuarial Diversity Scholarship 

Purdue Global Scholarships for Minority Students 

2023 Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship

Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino/a Students by Scholarships

Scholarships for Hispanic and Latinx Students by EDU Med

Fee Waiver and Fee Assistance Programs 

The AAMC Fee Assistance Program

  • The AAMC Fee Assistance Program provides financial assistance to individuals who, without this aid, would find it very difficult — if not impossible — to take the Medical College Admission Test® (MCAT®), apply to medical schools that use the American Medical College Application Service® (AMCAS®), and fulfill other application obligations.

Jobs and Internships

University of Texas MD Anderson Summer Research Programs

  • Application closes January 20th

Mary's Center Public Health Internships

Public Health Associate Program 

Summer Internship in Biomedical Research 

Summer Program for Undergraduate Research

  • Application closes February 1st

Johns Hopkins Summer Internship Program

  • Application closes February 1st

Louisiana Public Health Institute Unpaid Experience Opportunity

Campus Representative

Americorps Seniors Workforce Program

Psychosocial Summer Internship

  • Application closes February 24th

Black Mental Health Alliance - Student Internships

Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) - Volunteer/Internship

McDermott Consulting - Health Policy Client Service Assistant-Internship

Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation for Curing Spinal Cord Injury

SHPEP: Summer Health Professions Educational Program

  • Application opens November 1st
  • Application closes February 5th
  • Application decisions are released March 15th

My ILLInet RECOVER Return Of individual research Results: Graduate Research Assistant

Emergency Medicine Research Associate Internship

  • Application closes February 1st

Vivian - Jobs for every healthcare professional


The 2022-2023 ASPPH SOPHAS Events 

NAHN 2023 Hispanic Health Policy Summit - February 9 - 11, 2023

Howard University Spring 2023 All Majors On-site Job & Internship Fair - February 28, 2023, 1:00 - 5:00 PM

Howard University Spring 2023 All Majors On-site Job & Internship Fair - March 16, 2023, 1:00 - 5:00 PM

ASPPH 2023 Annual Meeting - March 15 - 17, 2023

Online Communities, Blogs, & Articles

Cesar Ramirez: From Honduras to DACA, on a Mission to Be a Doctor Who Cares by Salud America!

MCAT Prep by GradPrep

Pre-Health Activities Tracker 

The College Guide for LGBTQ Students by

Studying During the Holidays Tips 

Fighting the Key Causes of Physician Burnout by AMA

How to Decide Which Medical Schools to Apply to by SHPEP

Nursing Students Blog w/ Tips by Kaplan

College Resources for Hispanic and Latinx students by College Consensus

Nurse Practitioner Programs in 2022 by

Pre-Med Blog for Spanish Speakers by CianchiniMed

NHSC Loan Repayment Programs: One Application, Three Programs by HRSA

Setting Self-Care Standards for the New Year by

How to Pass a Chemistry Test by  

AMA: DO vs. MD: How Much Does the Medical School Degree Type Matter?

The Ultimate Guide to Financial Aid and FAFSA for College Students by Blogs and Information on College Life, Career Prep, and Finances

Free Pre-Med Hangout from the Medical School Headquarters

AMA: MCAT Preparation Article

AMA: Free Med School Prep Checklist

Nurse Practitioner Programs & More

4 Things College Students Should Do the Summer Before Their Senior Year by

The 11 Best Study Tips for College by 

Premed Resources by AAMC

National HIV/AIDS Strategy Federal Implementation Plan by The White House

Updated Guidance on COVID-19 Booster Shots by CDC

New Best Practice Guide: Telehealth and Cancer Care by HRSA

Help M4s manage the stresses of virtual residency interviews by AMA

HRSA Monkeypox Information Web Page

AMA Medical Students (MSS)

OMH Knowledge Center

What medical students need to know about unions 

The College Guide for Transgender & Nonbinary Students

Guide to Mental Health for LGBTQ+ Students in College

5 things young physicians should know about mentor relationships

Guide to Budgeting in College for Students

Guide to On-campus Jobs for College for Students

How to Graduate from College Early

10 Tips for Applying to Scholarships 

SHPEP Online Community

How to Set SMART Goals

By Ambra Palushi
SMDEP Alumni of Howard University, 2015
University of Maryland School of Medicine, 3rd Year Medical Student
SHPEP National Alumni Advisory Board Member

3 Tips for Writing Your Personal Statement for Graduate & Professional School
By Kristyn J. Smith, DO
SMEP Alumni of UNCF Fisk and Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 2005
SHPEP National Alumni Advisory Board Member
PGY4, Emergency Medicine
Einstein Healthcare Network