Sanford School of Medicine School of Medicine

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We have achieved a four-fold increase in scholarships since 2002 thanks to your support.

We continue to make increasing scholarships a priority. Our mission includes making medical school affordable for all in South Dakota, and we are working hard to make sure financial need is not a barrier to becoming a doctor. Boosting scholarships also reduces student debt, giving our graduates a greater ability to pursue family medicine, which pays more modestly than specialties.

We celebrate all of our scholarships at an annual dinner each May. It's a great way for donors to learn from the students themselves how much the scholarships mean.

List of Alumni Scholarship Winners