TMA is helping to administer a scholarship opportunity for the American Muslim Women Physicians Association (AMWPA). Please share this information with your medical students.

American Muslim Women Physicians Association (AMWPA) Merit Award

Three $1,000 scholarships are available to deserving female medical students in Texas.


  • Female medical students in any year of study at a Texas medical school
  • US Citizen
  • Student exhibits financial need, outstanding academic achievements and community service
  • Available at all Texas medical schools

Eligible applicants are encouraged to complete the application form, attach a unofficial transcript, and submit a 300 word essay describing how the student sees herself in five years from now in the field of medicine and her role in community service. Apply online before the Oct. 15th deadline:

Thank you for your interest in this AMPWPA opportunity. Please visit for information regarding the organization and its activities.

Gail Schatte
Director, Educational Loans and Scholarships
Texas Medical Association
401 W. 15th St.
Austin, TX 78701
Direct Phone: (512) 370-1600
Toll Free: (800) 880-2828
Fax: (512) 370-1693