Texas Medical Association Scholarship Program

The Texas Medical Association is pleased to announce the TMLT Scholarship that recognizes Texas medical students who are interested in finding creative and effective ways to enhance patient safety. To eligible, the applicant must be entering their third or fourth year at a Texas medical school in fall 2017, and be able to demonstrate financial need.

The TMA provides the best protection and benefits to their policyholders, including a strong claim defense, customized risk management, and enhanced policy features. TMLT will award one $5,000 scholarship to the deserving candidate.

The Texas Medical Association established TMLT In 1979, to provide affordable, reliable coverage against medical liability claims for its members. TMLT is not an insurance company, but a self-insured, not-for-profit trust, led by a Board of Governors who are elected by TMLT policyholders. Today, TMLT has more than 20,000 insureds and covers more physicians in Texas than their next five largest competitors combined.


To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must:

How to Apply:

To apply for the scholarship, the applicant can download the application go through the given link: https://www.tmlt.org/tmlt/dam/jcr:4b447077-a306-4a53-83f5-5e513f8ef1f0/2017%20Scholarship%20Application_fillable.pdf

Supporting Documents:

To apply, students should submit the following:

Submitting Details:

All application materials with the complete application can be sent:

Financial Aid and Award Money:

Application Deadline:

Deadline to apply for the scholarship is September 1, 2017, and winners will be announced in October.Materials must be sent by email, U.S. mail, UPS, or Federal Express. Any entry sent/postmarked after September 1, 2017, will not be considered.

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