Financial Aid for Military Service
Scholarship & financial aid programs are offered by the military branches
Resources and financial aid is available for active duty members of the military, reservists, and veterans that are thinking of applying to or currently enrolled in medicine or pharmacy school. Veterans pursuing a graduate degree may VA benefits available to them to assist with their education.
Students who previously served in the armed forces and have education benefits under a qualifying chapter program are encouraged to contact the University’s VA School Certifying Official at 330.325.6481 to discuss the process of transferring their eligible benefits to NEOMED.
Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP)
The Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP) offers support (tuition, majority of mandatory fees, a book stipend and a monthly living stipend) to students while in medical school in exchange for military service once the scholarship recipient has completed their degree.
Post Graduate Medical Education Options
The U.S. Army offers unique postgraduate programs designed to help you quickly gain the skills and experience you need to become a leader in your field.
Health Services Collegiate Program (HSCP)
You can join the Navy while you’re still finishing medical school or a qualifying postgraduate school in the medical services.
U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) Commissioned Corps
The USPHS Commissioned Corps offers the Junior and the Senior Commissioned Officer Student Training and Extern Programs for students to serve their country while completing or continuing their education.
Questions or need more information? Contact:
Salvador “Wayne” Parson, TSgt
Health Professions Flight Chief, 318 RCS/A-Flight
Albert V. Gasbarra, Sergeant First Class US Army
US Army Medical Recruiting Center
76 S. Main Street, Suite 150
Akron, OH 44308
Garret B. Silsbe, HM1 (EXW)
Navy Officer Recruiting Station Cleveland
7123 Pearl Rd., Suite 102
Middleburg Heights, OH 44130