Scholarships for Lab Students

Pursue Your Career with Funding From the Siemens-ASCP Scholarship Program

Scholarships help build a well-trained and strong workforce of Laboratory Professionals. ASCP and Siemens Healthcare have joined together to recognize students for outstanding academic performance by awarding them with the Siemens-ASCP Scholarship Program. These scholarships offer aid based on academic achievement and promise. ASCP and Siemens Healthcare are honored to provide these scholarships to ensure the future success of laboratory medicine.

Please note that the Siemens-ASCP Scholarship application deadline has passed. Applications for the 2016-2017 year will become available in fall 2016.

For more info about scholarship requirements and application deadline, visit the Frequently Asked Questions page. If you have a question not answered on the FAQ page, please email scholarships@ascp.org

Click here to see the 2014-2015 Siemens-ASCP Scholarship Recipients.


Siemens–ASCP Scholarship

You could receive a $1,000 scholarship sponsored by Siemens Healthcare and ASCP. To apply, you must:
  • Be an ASCP student member
  • Be enrolled in a NAACLS or CAAHEP accredited laboratory science program
  • Be in the final clinical year of education
  • Be enrolled in one of the following programs:
    • CT, HT, HTL, MLT/CLT, MT/CLS/MLS, PA, MB or CG
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8 out of 4.0
  • Be a United States citizen or permanent resident of the United States

A complete Siemens-ASCP scholarship application has:
  • An essay (500 words or less) explaining your professional goals and how you plan to achieve them, and how you plan to become a future leader
  • A resume/CV showing your leadership and community activities, work experience (if any), and any awards or honors that you have received for the past three years
  • Official transcripts for each institution attended (must be mailed separately from online application)
  • Two letters of recommendation from individuals who are not members of your immediate family (must be mailed separately from online application)
  • Program director verification that you are eligible to receive this award
  • Scholarship applications that are missing one or more of these materials will not be reviewed by the ASCP Scholarship Committee.
Selection criteria is based on academic achievements (cumulative GPA), professional goals, leadership abilities and community activities.

Click here to apply online now. For best results, please use Google Chrome or Internet Explorer. Please note that applications cannot be edited after submission. For more information, visit the FAQ page.

ASCP Phlebotomy Scholarship

You could receive a $500 scholarship sponsored by ASCP. To apply, you must:
  • Be an ASCP student member
  • Be enrolled in an approved phlebotomy training program, OR have graduated between March 1, 2015 and December 4, 2015 from an approved phlebotomy training program. Approved phlebotomy training programs are: 
    • Approved by NAACLS, or
    • Approved by the applicant’s State Department Health Sciences, or
    • Meet the ASCP Board of Certification Route 2 Eligibility Criteria
    • Students who are completing phlebotomy training as a component of a MT/CLS/MLS or MLT/CLT program are not eligible to apply for a Phlebotomy Scholarship.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8 out of 4.0
  • Be a United States citizen or permanent resident of the United States

A complete ASCP Phlebotomy scholarship application has:

  • An essay (500 words or less) explaining your professional goals and how you plan to achieve them, and how you plan to become a future leader
  • A resume/CV showing your leadership and community activities, work experience (if any), and any awards or honors that you have received for the past three years
  • Official transcripts for each institution attended (must be mailed separately from online application)
  • Two letters of recommendation from individuals who are not members of your immediate family (must be mailed separately from online application)
  • Program director verification that you are eligible to receive this award
  • Scholarship applications that are missing one or more of these materials will not be reviewed by the ASCP Scholarship Committee.

Selection criteria is based on academic achievements (cumulative GPA), professional goals, leadership abilities and community activities.

Click here to apply online now. For best results, please use Google Chrome or Internet Explorer. Please note that applications cannot be edited after submission. For more information, visit the FAQ page.

Siemens Legacy Scholarship

You could receive a $2,000 scholarship sponsored by Siemens Healthcare if you are the child, grandchild, sibling, niece, or nephew of a certified MT/CLS/MLS or MLT/CLT. To apply, you must:
  • Be an ASCP student member
  • Be the child, grandchild, sibling, niece or nephew of a certified MT/CLS/MLS or MLT/CLT
  • Be enrolled in a NAACLS-accredited program
  • Be in the final clinical year of education for an MT/CLS/MLS program or MLT/CLT program by December 4, 2015
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8 out of 4.0
  • Be a United States citizen or permanent resident of the United States

A complete Siemens Legacy scholarship application has:

  • An essay (500 words or less) explaining your professional goals and how you plan to achieve them, and how you plan to become a future leader
  • A resume/CV showing your leadership and community activities, work experience (if any), and any awards or honors that you have received for the past three years
  • Official transcripts for each institution attended (must be mailed separately from online application)
  • Two letters of recommendation from individuals who are not members of your immediate family (must be mailed separately from online application)
  • Program director verification that you are eligible to receive this award
  • Scholarship applications that are missing one or more of these materials will not be reviewed by the ASCP Scholarship Committee.

Selection criteria is based on academic achievements (cumulative GPA), professional goals, leadership abilities and community activities.

Click here to apply online now. For best results, please use Google Chrome or Internet Explorer. Please note that applications cannot be edited after submission. For more information, visit the FAQ page.

Siemens Graduate Scholarship

You could receive a $1,000 scholarship sponsored by Siemens Healthcare for laboratory professionals pursuing a graduate degree in the area of medical laboratory science. To apply, you must:
  • Be an ASCP student member
  • Be enrolled in a clinical or medical laboratory science graduate program that is affiliated with a NAACLS-accredited MT/CLS/MLS program
  • Have started a graduate project or research
  • Hold current certification as an MT/CLS/MLS
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0
  • Be a United States citizen or permanent resident of the United States

A complete Siemens-ASCP scholarship application has:

  • An essay (500 words or less) explaining your professional goals and how you plan to achieve them, and how you plan to become a future leader
  • A resume/CV showing your leadership and community activities, work experience (if any), and any awards or honors that you have received for the past three years
  • A brief description (2-3 paragraphs) of your project or research
  • Official transcripts for each institution attended (must be mailed separately from online application)
  • Two letters of recommendation from individuals who are not members of your immediate family (must be mailed separately from online application)
  • Program director verification that you are eligible to receive this award
  • Scholarship applications that are missing one or more of these materials will not be reviewed by the ASCP Scholarship Committee.

Selection criteria is based on academic achievements (cumulative GPA), professional goals, and leadership abilities.

Click here to apply online now. For best results, please use Google Chrome or Internet Explorer. Please note that applications cannot be edited after submission. For more information, visit the FAQ page.


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