Application for scholarship
Hispanic American Medical
Association of Central New Jersey
66 Witherspoon Street, Suite 177
Dear Scholarship Applicant,
The Hispanic Medical Association of Central
New Jersey (HAMA) is a non-profit
organization committed to the advancement of Latinos in the health field.
HAMA is an association of physicians who have come together with a
common goal: To Serve, To
Instruct, To Teach and to Heal the Hispanic community. We promote health awareness and
encourage the participation of Hispanics in health related professions, thus empowering
our youth to be a productive part of society. We are delighted that you are considering
pursuing a career in the health field.
To apply for a HAMA scholarship, you must meet the following minimum
Applicant must be of Hispanic
. Applicant is enrolled in an
approved institution and following a health related profession.
Applicant must have a minimum of
2.5 grade point
Applicant has a financial need
for the scholarship.
Applicant must fill out
application form and submit required documentation for HAMA Board review.
On behalf of all HAMA Members, I would like to thank you for your commitment in
pursuing higher educational goals and your interest in our organization. Please complete the application
enclosed as soon as possible for Board review. Applications are reviewed during
the summer months and scholarship awards are granted in the fall. You will be notified of the HAMA Board determination no later than
November of the present year.