The Reese Phifer Jr. Memorial Foundation Endowed Scholarship is awarded annually to promote the education of medical students at the College of Community Health Sciences/University of Alabama School of Medicine-Tuscaloosa Regional Campus.
The Reese Phifer, Jr., Memorial Foundation was established by Mr. and Mrs. Reese Phifer in 1967 in memory of their son J. Reese Phifer, Jr., a student at The University of Alabama who died in 1964. The foundation established the scholarship fund in 2014.
Priority is given to current fourth-year students who intend to complete their residency at The University of Alabama Family Medicine Residency, which the College operates, and who have an interest in spending part of their residency training in Fayette, Alabama.
Eligibility: Fourth-year medical students at the University of Alabama School of Medicine – Tuscaloosa Regional Campus (College of Community Health Sciences) are eligible for this scholarship.
Application due date: Spring 2019
Amount: $1,500 annually