other aid opportunities
FINANCIAL AID FOR MILITARY SERVICE
Resources and financial aid are available for eligible students who are either thinking of applying to or are currently enrolled in medicine or pharmacy school. Veterans pursuing a graduate degree may have 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. Further information about the Health Professions Scholarship is available at the Air Force, Army, and Navy websites.
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. You can view more opportunities with the Army.
Health Services Collegiate Program (HSCP)
You can join the Navy while you’re still finishing medical school or attending a qualifying postgraduate school in the medical services. Interested students can learn more on the Navy HSCP web page.
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.