Welcome to the Dr. James Morales Scholarship

for Student-Athletes application page!

Our scholarship program is designed to support outstanding student-athletes who exhibit exceptional commitment, dedication, and talent in their chosen sport.

Founded by Dr. James Morales, a passionate advocate for education and sports, our scholarship program aims to recognize and empower student-athletes who have demonstrated leadership skills, academic excellence, and a commitment to their community.

Scholarship Overview

The Dr. James Morales Scholarship for Student-Athletes is a prestigious scholarship program that aims to recognize and support exceptional student-athletes who excel in both academics and sports. As believers in the power of education and athletics, we are dedicated to helping student-athletes pursue their dreams without the burden of financial constraints. To be eligible for this scholarship, students must currently be enrolled in a high school or college/university and demonstrate outstanding academic performance. We are looking for individuals who exhibit exceptional talent, dedication, and commitment to their chosen sport. Additionally, we value a strong involvement in the community through leadership roles and volunteer work. By awarding this scholarship, we aim to alleviate the financial burden often associated with higher education and provide opportunities for students to thrive academically and athletically. Recipients of the scholarship will receive financial assistance to cover education-related expenses, including tuition, books, and other necessary resources. They will also be recognized for their achievements and provided with mentorship and networking opportunities to support their personal and professional growth. We believe that every talented student-athlete deserves a chance to pursue their passions and develop their skills both on and off the field. Through the Dr. James Morales Scholarship for Student-Athletes, we are committed to empowering student-athletes and helping them reach their full potential. If you meet the eligibility criteria, we encourage you to complete our application and take the first step towards a brighter future.

Criteria

  • Must be a student-athlete currently enrolled in a high school or college/university.
  • Must demonstrate outstanding academic performance.
  • Must exhibit exceptional talent, dedication, and commitment in their chosen sport.
  • Must be actively involved in their community through leadership or volunteer work.
  • Applicants are required to submit the following documents by email to [email protected]:
  • Transcripts and academic records.
  • Personal statement highlighting achievements, goals, and how the scholarship will support the academic and athletic journey.
  • Two letters of recommendation from teachers, coaches, or community leaders who can speak to the character, abilities, and commitment of the applicant.

    Essay Prompt: Describe a significant challenge currently faced by the healthcare industry and propose an innovative solution to address it effectively.”

    We appreciate your interest in the scholarship program and encourage qualified candidates to submit their documents via email to [email protected] by the specified deadline. If you have any questions or need further information, please feel free to reach

Amount

One time award of $1,000

Deadline

The deadline to apply for the scholarship is September 15, 2023.

Winner Announced

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

How to Apply

To apply for the Dr. James Morales Scholarship for Student-Athletes, please follow the instructions outlined below:

Compose your essay response in a Word document format, addressing the following prompt:

“Describe a significant challenge currently faced by the healthcare industry and propose an innovative solution to address it effectively.”

Email your essay response as an attachment to [email protected]. Make sure to include the following information in the body of the email:

  • 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

We encourage all qualified individuals with a genuine passion for medicine to submit their essays. We eagerly anticipate reading your thoughtful ideas on revolutionizing the healthcare field.

For the application deadline and further details, please visit our scholarship website.

We appreciate your interest in the Dr. James Morales Scholarship for Student-Athletes and look forward to reviewing your application. If you have any questions or need additional information, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.