Studies to become successful laboratorians is not cheap, especially with today’s rising tuition costs and dwindling and more competitive scholarship opportunities.  Although there are a variety of scholarships available, here we feature those that are directed specifically towards those pursuing studies in the medical laboratory.

2019 KSCLS Scholarships

KSCLS will be awarding four $500 scholarships, two honoring Mary Conrad and two honoring Kathern Forest.  These women represented some of the best qualities of medical laboratory professionals and we invite you to learn more about their contributions by following the above links to their biographies.

The scholarship form has changed slightly this year, please follow all scholarship guidelines to ensure receipt and assessment of your application.

Eligibility: Students accepted into, enrolled in, and actively participating in a Kansas-based NAACLS-accredited CLS/MLS or CLT/MLT program.

Evaluation: Based on academic potential, financial need, and commitment to the profession and to the service of others.

Requirements: A completed application and a recommendation from the applicant’s Program Director.

Due Date: March 22, 2019

KSCLS Scholarship Application

KSCLS Scholarship Recommendation Form

2019 Alpha Mu Tau Fraternity and

ASCLS Education and Research Fund Scholarships

Alpha Mu Tau, the national fraternity of medical laboratory professionals, in conjunction with the ASCLS Education and Research Fund, also awards various scholarships honoring several contributors to Alpha Mu Tau and ASCLS.  These individuals are named and described here.

There are several scholarships available, in amounts ranging from $1,500 – $3,000.  The application for all of them is made using a single application, found below.

Eligibility: Student must be in or entering their final year of study in 2019, they must be accepted into an NAACLS accredited CLS/MLS or CLT/MLT program, and they must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

Requirements: A completed application, a letter of admission to your NAACLS accredited program, two sealed letters of recommendation with accompanying performance sheets, and an official transcript from your institutions of education attended.

Due Date: Postmarked April 01, 2019

Additional information can be found on the ASCLS Alpha Mu Tau Scholarships page.