The mission of the Medical Heritge Foundation is to provide community education and ensure a sustainable pipeline of future physicians.
How to apply:
Deadline is October 15, 2019. Applicants are required to submit a brief essay on why they should be awarded the scholarship and must also get a referral from GCSOM attesting to the applicant being a student in good standing.
- Must be a current resident of and/or raised in Luzerne County.
- Must be a third-year student at Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine enrolled in the Doctor of Medicine program.
- Should be committed to practicing medicine in Northeast Pennsylvania.
2018 - Stephanie Amendola (Lackawanna)
2018 - Gabrielle Prezkop (Luzerne)
2017 - Joseph Hornak
2016 - Kyle Gleaves
2015 - Bhumi Patel
2014 - Douglas Zaruta
2013 - Megha Patel
2012 - Stephanie Hollenback
To make a donation:
Funding for educational activities is derived primarily from donations from LCMS members although contributions are accepted from any individual or organization that would like to contribute. Donations are tax-deductible to the extent provided by law and may be mailed to the Medical Heritage Foundation, c/o Luzerne County Medical Society, 130 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701.