Student Scholarships

Interested and eligible applicants are encouraged to apply for a Grilli Scholarship or a General Scholarship. Funds are made available through the POMA Foundation and are granted once a year with decisions made in August and September.  Please contact Tammy Keller, POMA Administration, for more information or to ask for additional details - (717) 939-9318 x130 or e-mail

Grilli Scholarship

Created to honor Alfred A. Grilli, D.O., a distinguished member of POMA who served in a number of key leadership roles, scholarships are available to individuals who resided in Western Pennsylvania prior to entering an AOA-approved College of Osteopathic Medicine. Further, the applicant must be entering the last year of their education in a College of Osteopathic Medicine and intend to practice in Pennsylvania. Application materials can be accessed online here or downloaded at here.