Virginia’s Dr. Michael Poss Gives Back With Scholarship Fund

MARSHALL, VA, September 07, 2023 /24-7PressRelease/ — The Dr. Michael Poss Scholarship for Future Doctors is now accepting applications from aspiring medical professionals who embody a genuine passion for compassionate patient care and innovative medical practices. This prestigious scholarship, dedicated to the distinguished career of Dr. Michael Poss, M.D., aims to support and recognize exceptional individuals who demonstrate outstanding academic achievements and a commitment to shaping the future of healthcare.

Under the guidance of Dr. Michael Poss, a highly accomplished expert in Anesthesiology and Interventional Pain Management with over 25 years of experience, the Dr. Michael Poss Scholarship serves as a testament to his dedication to advancing healthcare and nurturing the next generation of medical professionals.

Applicants for the Dr. Michael Poss Scholarship must meet specific criteria to be eligible. They must be currently enrolled or accepted in an accredited college or university pursuing medical studies or related fields, with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. The scholarship committee also seeks candidates who actively engage in leadership roles and extracurricular activities, demonstrating their commitment to making a positive impact in their communities.

To apply, candidates are required to submit a well-written essay of 500-1000 words that highlights their vision for the future of healthcare and their plans to contribute to the advancement of the medical field. Additionally, two letters of recommendation are required—one from an academic instructor or medical professional, and the other from a person who can attest to the applicant’s character, leadership qualities, and dedication to the medical profession.

The Dr. Michael Poss Scholarship offers a one-time award of $1,000, providing financial support to alleviate the burdens associated with medical education. While financial need is not the primary consideration, the scholarship committee may take it into account when evaluating applicants.

Applications for the Dr. Michael Poss Scholarship must be submitted before the specified deadline of February 15, 2024. The scholarship recipient will be announced on March 15, 2024, following a rigorous selection process based on eligibility, essay response, leadership potential, and dedication to advancing healthcare.

“The Dr. Michael Poss Scholarship is more than just a financial award,” says Dr. Michael J. Poss. “It is a platform to recognize and support aspiring medical professionals who share my passion for compassionate patient care and dedication to the betterment of healthcare. Through an engaging essay contest, we aim to empower the next generation of doctors to shape the future of healthcare with their unique visions and ideas.”

This scholarship provides an exceptional opportunity for eligible students with a passion for medicine and a dedication to making a difference in healthcare. Successful applicants will not only receive financial support but also gain recognition for their achievements and potential as future medical professionals, inspiring them to strive for excellence in their studies and future medical practice.

For more information about the Dr. Michael Poss Scholarship for Future Doctors and to apply, please visit

About Dr. Michael Poss Scholarship:
The Dr. Michael Poss Scholarship for Future Doctors is an esteemed award dedicated to recognizing and supporting aspiring medical professionals. Inspired by the distinguished career of Dr. Michael J. Poss, M.D., this scholarship aims to empower young minds to make a positive impact in the medical field through compassionate patient care and innovative practices. With a one-time award of $1,000, the Dr. Michael Poss Scholarship alleviates the financial burdens associated with medical education, enabling recipients to focus on their studies and personal growth. For more information, visit

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