Cornyn: Houston Area Universities Receive $1.7M to Provide Scholarships to Disadvantaged Medical Students

Cornyn: Houston Area Universities Receive $1.7M to Provide Scholarships to Disadvantaged Medical Students 

WASHINGTON – Two universities in the Greater Houston area were awarded federal grants totaling $1,737,220 to help encourage diversity among health care professionals by providing aspiring medical students from financially disadvantaged backgrounds with scholarships, U.S. Senator John Cornyn announced today. The funding comes through the Department of Health and Human Services as part of the Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students (SDS) program. “Investing in the next generation of Texas medical leaders will provide those students with invaluable skills […]