The Robert E. Pieroni, MD, and Family Endowed Scholarship was established by Dr. Robert and Mrs. Dorothy Pieroni in 2012 to support medical students at the University of Alabama School of Medicine – Tuscaloosa Regional Campus (UA College of Community Health Sciences) interested in entering primary care. This award takes both merit and financial need into consideration. Dr. Pieroni was a faculty member at the College for many years, and he still remains active in his support of the College.
Eligibility: University of Alabama School of Medicine students who are completing their fourth year of clinical education at the UA College of Community Health Sciences are eligible for this scholarship. Priority is given to those whose training and career goals align most closely with the College’s mission of primary care.
Amount: $1,000 annually
Application Due Date: September 30, 2016