John Shock, M.D. Endowed Scholarship
Eligible: Continuing Ophthalmic Medical Technology Students Only
Background and Purpose
This scholarship was endowed in 2011 in honor of Dr. John Shock, founding director of the UAMS Jones Eye Institute and the inaugural recipient was selected in 2012. The scholarship recipient is an exemplary upper-level student in the ophthalmic medical technologies program who demonstrates high academic achievement, financial need, and demonstrated professionalism/leadership qualities to support this career field.
Award Amount and Timing
Subject to the availability of funds the total annual award is $1,600 for up to two selected students. Scholarship award is as follows: $800 per semester per student, fall and spring semester enrollment.
- Applicant must be enrolled full-time in the Ophthalmic Medical Technology Program in the UAMS College of Health Professions
- A minimum of one reference and maximum of three references must be submitted. Please do not use relatives for references.