Financing Your Program

AAMC Fee Assistance Program

If you qualify, you may be eligible for the AAMC Fee Assistance Program, which includes access to the Medical School Admission Requirements website, reduced fees for the MCAT exam, study guides, and practice exams, and reduced fees for AAMC applications. Most medical schools will reduce the fee associated with their secondary applications based on the FAP status.

Financial Planning

Similar to the financing of your undergraduate education, the costs and financial aid available are dependent on individual schools and your financial situation.  The AAMC provides strategies and resources here:

             Paying for Medical School

             Managing Your Finances During Medical School

Awards, Scholarships, and Loan Forgiveness

There are some programs which offer awards and scholarships to help finance your education.  Here are two places to begin a search:

If you are an international student, you are not eligible for US government financial aid.  Clark University's website lists some possible financial resources for you.