How to Apply

Here's What to Include

Hands pinning coat The Physican Diversity Scholars program is open to all underrepresented minority medical students at Heritage College, Cleveland. Underrepresented minority for Heritage College is defined as Black/African-American, Hispanic/Latino, Native American/Alaskan Native, and Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian.

Students must complete the online application found here . Applicants should be prepared to answer the following questions:

1. Written statement explaining why you should be considered as a candidate for the program and what     you hope to gain through participation in the program (maximum 250 words)

2. Written description of your commitment to living and working in northeast Ohio
    (maximum 250 words)

General applications for the 2019-2020 academic year are now open. Applications for Post Baccalaureate students are considered conditional until their successful completion of the Post Bac and Prematriculation program, however these applications will still be evaluated with all admitted students applying for the PDS program. Please complete your application by Friday, June 7, 2019.

Apply online here .


For additional information, please contact:

Ryan Clopton-Zymler, MSSA
Assistant Director, Office of Inclusion - Cleveland