Scholarship


Hudson Dermatology Scholarship

The Hudson Dermatology Scholarship aims to support and encourage outstanding high school graduating seniors who are passionate about pursuing a career in the medical field. Hudson Dermatology is committed to fostering the next generation of healthcare professionals by providing financial assistance to deserving students who have demonstrated academic excellence and community involvement. Each selected student will be awarded $1,000 for their college education.

Eligibility Criteria:
-Applicants must be high school seniors from any of the six counties Hudson Dermatology serves (Westchester, Dutchess, Putnam, Ulster, Orange, Columbia)
-Students must have been accepted or enrolled in an accredited college or university pursuing a degree in the medical field (e.g., biology, pre-medicine, nursing, pharmacy, etc.)
-A minimum GPA of 3.5 is required
-Applicants must demonstrate a genuine passion for the medical field through their extracurricular activities, volunteer work, or relevant experiences

Application Requirements:
-Completed Hudson Dermatology Scholarship Application Form
-High school transcript
-A personal statement (500-800 words) outlining the applicant’s passion for the medical field, career aspirations, and how the scholarship will support their academic journey
-Two letters of recommendation from teachers or a professional mentor
-Proof of acceptance or enrollment at an accredited college or university (due by June 1, 2024)

Important Dates:
Application Period Opens: February 1, 2024
Application Deadline: April 1, 2024
Winners Announcement: May 1, 2024

Selection Process:
A committee of representatives from Hudson Dermatology will review all scholarship applications and supporting documents. The selection process will consider academic achievements, commitment to the medical field, leadership qualities, and the strength of the personal statement and recommendations. The committee, at their discretion, will choose one to three finalists who will each receive the $1,000 scholarship.

Note: The scholarship program and its criteria are subject to change based on the discretion of Hudson Dermatology. Be sure to email all required documents to scholarships@hudsondermatology.com