Texas Tech University announced Thursday it has partnered with NASSCOM to offer a $10 and $25,000 scholarships to students who are admitted to the university’s medical school and its four medical schools, along with four medical school-related colleges and universities.
The announcement was made in a statement on the university website.
The Texas Tech Health Sciences College is a program of Texas Tech and the Medical School of the University of Texas, Austin.
It is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Medical Schools (CAMSS), a federal accrediting agency.NASSCom’s program will be administered by the NASSCom Student Financial Aid Office, which will administer the scholarship awards.
NASSCamS will award a $5,000 grant, a $3,000 student loan and a $1,000 federal Pell Grant to qualified applicants who are eligible for a scholarship.
All students must apply for the scholarship through the online application process.
The school’s four medical colleges and four medical college-related schools, all located in Houston, are the Medical College of Texas at Houston, Baylor University, the Texas Medical College and Health Science Institute at Texas Medical University, and the Texas Health Sciences Center.NASCamS has been working with schools in Texas since 2014, when it announced a new $100,000 Scholarship Fund for Medical and Health Sciences students that was created in part to support their continued education and to support medical schools.