2021 HMA Scholarship

HMA will be awarding $1,000 scholarships to two current Hmong college students who are actively pursuing plans to attend medical school and $1,500 scholarships to two current Hmong medical students who are interesting in serving the Hmong community.


The selection of scholarship recipient is based on:

  • Strong evidence of interest in medicine
  • Strong evidence of plans to attend medical school or is currently enrolled in medical school.
  • Academic achievement


Eligibility requirements:

  • Any Hmong student who demonstrates excellence and perseverance in academics, demonstrates humanity, integrity, and strength of character and have an earnest hope of becoming a compassionate doctor
  • Scholarship awardees must be actively attending an accredited four-year college/university or medical school in the United States of America.
  • Scholarships are not renewable.


Please answer the following:

Full Name, Age, College/Medical School Name, Year Matriculated in College/Medical School, Anticipated Graduation Year.

  • Why do you want to be a doctor?
  • Describe how you demonstrate excellence and perseverance in academics and service.
  • Describe how you demonstrate humanity, integrity and strength of character.
  • (Medical Students): What are your plans after medical school? Describe how you will continue to serve the Hmong community as a Hmong medical doctor.



  • Submit a video (MP4, MOV, WMV, AVI) to
  • Video must be in Hmong and/or English.
  • Video length should be no longer than 8 minutes.
  • If recording on your phone, record in landscape mode (not vertical).
  • Must submit your video from your school email.
  • Due: October 10, 2021 11:59 PM CST


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