The Pharmacists Mutual Community Pharmacy Scholarship program supports a core belief of Pharmacists Mutual that independent community pharmacies and pharmacy services in underserved communities are critically important to the nation’s healthcare system and to the pharmacy profession.

To be eligible, current students must be a P3 or P4 in the 2018-2019 academic year and plan to practice in:

  • An independent or small chain community pharmacy, or
  • An underserved geographic or cultural community, preferably in an independent or small chain community pharmacy.

Interested students must submit:

  • electronic application;
  • college transcript;
  • letter of recommendation from a faculty member or advisor; and
  • an essay describing interest in practicing in an independent or small chain community setting, or in an underserved community.  (Essay should describe steps taken to prepare for chosen practice setting.)

To apply, compete the scholarship application and submit the required documents via the following link:  https://www.phmic.com/scholarship/  The application deadline is December 1, 2017.

A Pharmacist Mutual panel will review the scholarship applications to select the recipients. Notification by mid-March.  Up to twenty scholarships nationwide will be awarded.  Each recipient will receive $2,500.

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