Podiatry Overseas Medical Missions Scholarship 541 views

Scholarship Description

This scholarship is for podiatric students who have been accepted to a medical mission trip as a Jose’s Hands Ambassador. Priority will be given to students who are members of the Podiatric Medical Missions Association and have been active in club events. 5 scholarships in total will be given to the 5 most qualified podiatric medical students meeting the criteria.


  • $200 will be given towards the monetary obligations of any Jose’s Hands medical mission in 2017.

Scholarship Requirements

  1. Must be a podiatric medical student at a podiatric school within the United States
  2. Preference is given to students who are members of the Podiatric Medical Missions Association
  3. Preference will be given to students who are active members of the club
  4. 500 word personal statement (see details below)
  5. Resume

How To Apply

Please write a 500 word personal statement about why you would like to go on a mission trip, what getting this scholarship would mean to you, and why you think you’re a good candidate for the scholarship. Please send a resume as well. Scholarship application documents can be uploaded here or sent to podiatryoverseas@gmail.com.

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Learn More about the Organization
Podiatry Overseas is a non-profit organization which puts Doctors of Podiatric Medicine (DPMs) at the service of men, women and children all around the world. The main mission of PODOA is to take Podiatric Medicine on a humanitarian journey abroad. We aim to help those living in areas of need.

The purpose of the Podiatry Overseas Association is to:
• Organize Medical and Surgical Mission Trips to Africa, Brazil, Guyana, and other areas in need
• Coexist with founded organizations, such as hospitals and health centers
• Obtain sponsorships, donations, collection and distribution channels, such as PACA Afrique Solidarite
• Acquire products including, but not limited to, footwear, medical equipment, and medications.

Learn More about the Organization http://www.podiatryoverseas.com/



We give scholarships to students seeking to go on medical missions.

Contact Us

Jose’s Hands
7854 NW 188 LN, HIALEAH FL 33015