Eligibility Requirements for the RJB Veteran Scholarship:
- Successful completion of at least one semester in a JRCERT-accredited Medical Dosimetry Program.
- Active membership in AAMD in good standing at the time of application and award.
- Status as an honorably discharged US Military service member, Reservist, or National Guard personnel.
Application Procedure Overview: To apply for the RJB Veteran Scholarship, follow these steps:
- Prepare thoughtful responses to the essay questions.
- Confirm your enrollment in a JRCERT accredited medical dosimetry program by completing the Verification Form.
- Upload scanned copies of your DD214 or current DoD/Coast Guard ID card.
- Gather the required information for the online electronic application.
- Submit your online electronic application.
- Mail three letters of reference and a copy of your most recent transcript.
Essay Questions (300-word limit for each):
- Explain your current financial situation and how receiving this scholarship would positively impact your circumstances.
- Share your career aspirations and how your education will contribute to achieving them.
- Express your passion for the Medical Dosimetry profession and why you chose it as your career path. Describe the impact you hope to make during your professional journey.
- Narrate an instance where you applied leadership skills to overcome a personal, professional, or academic challenge.
- Detail any community service or volunteer work you have been involved in.
Online Electronic Application: For the online electronic application, prepare the following:
- Personal Information, including your AAMD member number.
- Educational Institution details, including your most recent GPA or equivalent.
- Financial Aid Contact Information.
- Institutional Financial Information, covering tuition, fees, and books.
- A statement signed by your program director confirming your enrollment in a JRCERT accredited Medical Dosimetry educational program.
- PDF copy of your Resume.
- A list of any research, publications, or lecture positions for national or regional meetings.
- Completed acknowledgment of scholarship terms and conditions form (attach as an attachment to your electronic application).
Submit three letters of recommendation and official transcripts to:(Failure to submit these documents will make you ineligible to qualify)
c/o Ben Shaikh
7 Ashlyn Rise
Fairport, NY, 14450
Please ensure that your application is complete and meets all requirements before submission. Good luck with your scholarship application!