Physician and entrepreneur Dr. Anosh Ahmed has launched an Academic Scholarship Program designed to help students enduring personal hardship achieve their academic and professional goals.
The Dr. Anosh Ahmed Scholarship Program, which will run from May 3rd to June 30th, 2021, will award three students with a scholarship prize of $1,000 (USD/ CAD) each, based on their essay application and GPA.
“It’s always important to give back. This academic scholarship program seeks to provide an opportunity for students to further their education. I want to help children who have trouble paying for their education have more time to focus on their studies,” Dr. Anosh Ahmed said in a statement.
Dr. Anosh Ahmed, an entrepreneur by heart and avid philanthropist, has channeled his entrepreneurial success towards helping others.
“As both an entrepreneur and medical professional, I understand how important an academic education is to long-term success. Post-secondary studies provide individuals with the tools and resources to better themselves both personally and professionally,” said Dr. Anosh Ahmed. He expressed excitement and looks forward to reading through all of the applications.
Applicants who want to apply must fill out an online registration form and complete a 400-word essay on a selected topic.
The Dr. Anosh Ahmed Scholarship Program requires applicants to detail a personal hardship or catastrophic life event they have experienced while providing insight on how they managed to overcome and learn from it.
Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and must provide proof of their GPA to be considered for the scholarship.
Applicants must also provide proof of enrollment and be registered to an accredited College or University in the United States or Canada.
Son of an immigrant cab driver, Dr. Anosh Ahmed, and his family came from humble beginnings.
He entered the workforce at the age of 13 to help support his family, where he discovered his entrepreneurial passion.
Before completing medical school, Dr. Anosh Ahmed owned and operated various important/ export businesses and restaurants. As a thriving entrepreneur, he attributes much of his success to his outstanding work ethic and attention to detail.
Dr. Anosh Ahmed obtained a bachelor’s degree in organizational leadership before attending medical school. He eventually completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Mount Sinai Hospital.
“Education has changed my life. I believe in its power in changing other peoples’ lives,” Dr. Anosh Ahmed said.
Currently based in Chicago, Dr. Anosh Ahmed has earned years of success by inspiring teams and boosting performance through people-focused organizational leadership.
“The scholarship program does not just take some of the financial pressure off of students and their families. It seeks to instill a greater sense of motivation and belonging and help deserving students in their post-secondary studies,” Dr. Anosh Ahmed said.
For more information about The Dr. Anosh Ahmed Scholarship Program, applicants may visit www.dranoshahmed.com/scholarship. Winners will be contacted via phone or email.