PA Student Scholarship Application

Certified Medical Educators is honored to offer each year up to $2,000 in scholarships to professional (didactic or clinical) Physician Assistant students in accredited PA programs. The application process includes only 3 sections and applications are accepted throughout the year. Committee members will contact finalists, verify student status and make a final decision in May and December of each year. Applications may be resubmitted on a yearly basis.

Section 1: Resume

Please submit a current resume with name, address, email, phone number, education (including current PA program attending and when you will graduate), employment, activities, awards, etc. Please include three references (name, address, email, phone #). References should include: (2) Physician Assistants: you may choose a program faculty member as one of the PAs (but don’t have to) and (1) personal reference.

Section 2: Questions

In 3 or less sentences for each, please answer the following:

  1. If you could practice medicine as a PA in any area of the world, where would you work and why?
  2. If you could no longer work as a PA, what would be your dream, non-medical job?

Section 3: Essay

Besides the challenge experienced becoming a PA student, please describe your lifetime’s most difficult challenge and how it has impacted you.

Section 2 & 3 should fit on one page, typed with 11 point font and 1.15 line spacing.


Please include all parts in one word document attachment and email or mail your completed application to:



Certified Medical Educators
Scholarship Committee
4582 S. Ulster Parkway, Suite #201
Denver, CO 80237

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