Dr. Vidal Sheen Scholarship for Medical Students

Investing in the Future of Healthcare

Welcome to the Dr. Vidal Sheen Scholarship for Medical Students! This prestigious scholarship is designed to support and empower the next generation of healthcare professionals. As a passionate advocate for medical education, I am committed to providing financial assistance to outstanding students who demonstrate exceptional promise and dedication to the field of medicine.

Scholarship Overview

This scholarship recognizes and rewards exceptional individuals who are pursuing a career in medicine. The scholarship committee reviews academic achievements, personal qualities, leadership potential, and commitment to making a positive impact in the field of medicine. The Scholarship Overview encourages eligible applicants to submit their applications, as this is an incredible opportunity to receive financial support and join a network of scholars dedicated to making a difference in healthcare.


  • Academic Pursuit: Current undergraduate students actively pursuing a career in medicine or high school students planning to attend university for a medical degree
  • Academic Excellence: Outstanding scholastic achievements demonstrating a commitment to academic excellence
  • Passion for Medicine: Genuine passion for making a positive impact on the lives of patients and contributing to the advancement of the medical field
  • Dedicated to Personal Growth: Continuously striving to expand knowledge and skills within the medical field, exhibiting a strong desire for personal and professional growth
  • Essay Requirement: Submit a thoughtful essay under 1000 words addressing the following prompt:
  • Problem-Solving Skills: Demonstrate a creative and resourceful approach to problem-solving, showcasing the ability to identify and tackle complex issues within the healthcare sector

Essay Prompt:

“In an era of rapid technological advancements and evolving healthcare needs, how can we ensure that the medical field remains accessible, equitable, and patient-centered?”

Email: vidal@drvidalsheenscholarshipcom

We encourage all eligible students who meet these criteria to apply for the Dr. Vidal Sheen Scholarship for Medical Students. We look forward to reviewing your applications and learning more about your aspirations in the medical field.


One time award of $1,000


The deadline to apply for the scholarship is August 15, 2024.

Winner Announced

The winner for the scholarship will be announced September 15, 2024.

How to Apply

  1. Prepare Your Essay: Craft an essay response addressing the provided prompt. Ensure your essay is thoughtful, well-structured, and not more than [insert word count/limit if applicable].

  2. Format Your Submission: Save your essay in Word Doc format.

  3. Submission Email: Send your essay response as an attachment to [email protected].

  4. Email Subject Line: Use the subject line “Application for Dr. Vidal Sheen Scholarship – [Your Full Name]”.

  5. Include Your Details: In the body of the email, please provide the following details:

    • Full Name
    • Contact Information (Phone Number, Address)
    • Name of Institution/University Enrolled In
  6. Deadline: Ensure your submission is sent before the application deadline.

Along with the essay, please provide the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Phone Number
  • Address
  • Email Address
  • Name of High School and Graduation Date
  • The University that you are currently enrolled in.
  • Personal Bio
  • GPA