2022 Kaiser Permanente Northern California Medical Student Scholarship

Physician leaders of tomorrow shape our communities today.

We are proud of Kaiser Permanente’s social mission, research, clinical expertise, and leadership efforts in helping communities thrive. As part of this mission, we recognize the potential of future physicians and their contributions by offering $5,000 scholarships to fourth-year students selected for their demonstrated commitment to under-served communities.

Scholarship Criteria

  • Be a current third-year medical student in good academic standing who expects to graduate from an accredited school in the spring of 2023
  • Interested in seeking a residency in Northern California
  • Attend an accredited medical, osteopathic, or podiatric school
  • Scholarship recipients will be encouraged to participate in a one-month clerkship at a Kaiser Permanente facility in Northern California during their fourth year of medical school


September-November 2021: Applications accepted

February 2022: Candidates selected for phone interview

March 2022: Scholarship winners announced

Fall 2022: Award presentation in person (or virtual) in Oakland, California

How To Apply

Visit residency-ncal.kp.org/med-students/scholarships

NOTE: Additional criteria and application requirements can be found on our website.
Applicants may apply for both the Northern California and Southern California
Residency Programs scholarships; however, winners will be awarded in only one region.


November 30, 2021

More Information or to Apply

Sponsor Levels

Presenting Sponsors: $25,000

Title Sponsors: $15,000

Champion Sponsors: $10,000

Benefactor Sponsors: $5,000

Individual Title Sponsors: $1,500

Individual Champion Sponsors: $1,000

Table Sponsors: $2,750

Ticket(s): $275, $500 or $1000 each per person (depending on level)

Individual Tickets for students: $275, $500 or $1000 each per person (depending on level)