Dr. Lawrence Gray

Scholarship for Future Doctors

Welcome to the Scholarship Page of the Dr. Lawrence Gray Scholarship for Future Doctors. This is your gateway to a transformative opportunity that aims to recognize and support the aspirations of passionate individuals in the field of medicine. By offering a $1,000 award through an engaging essay contest, we are dedicated to fostering the growth of future medical trailblazers who exemplify Dr. Gray’s values of excellence, innovation, and community service. Join us on this inspiring journey to shape the future of healthcare.

Scholarship Overview

The Dr. Lawrence Gray Scholarship for Future Doctors is a dynamic platform crafted to empower the upcoming generation of medical visionaries. Centered around excellence, innovation, and community impact, this scholarship commemorates the enduring legacy of Dr. Lawrence N. Gray—an eminent practitioner boasting an impressive 34-year journey in cosmetic, reconstructive, and plastic surgery. Noteworthy features include a substantial $1,000 scholarship prize, attainable by exceptional individuals committed to a medical vocation. Eligibility extends to students deeply devoted to effecting positive change in healthcare, reflecting Dr. Gray's values of innovation and compassion. The scholarship process involves an engaging essay contest, inviting applicants to articulate their perspectives on medicine's future and their personal dedication to its advancement. Dr. Gray's profound influence on the medical sphere and his unwavering commitment to humanitarian causes serve as an inspirational cornerstone for aspiring scholars. His amalgamation of expertise, empathy, and dedication to enhancing lives sets the standard for budding medical professionals. More than just financial aid, this scholarship underscores a profound belief in the potential of extraordinary individuals who will intricately shape the healthcare landscape. By paying homage to Dr. Gray's legacy, the aim is to cultivate the evolution of prospective medical leaders who will perpetuate his legacy of excellence and pioneering ingenuity.


To be considered for the Dr. Lawrence Gray Scholarship for Future Doctors, applicants must fulfill the following requirements:

Academic Pursuit: Applicants should be either current undergraduate students actively pursuing a medical career or high school students with definitive plans to enroll in a university for a medical degree.

Academic Excellence: We place a high value on exceptional academic performance, seeking individuals who have consistently demonstrated remarkable scholastic achievements.

Dedication to Medicine: A deep commitment to the field of medicine is essential. Applicants should possess a genuine passion for contributing positively to the lives of patients and the broader healthcare community.

Pursuit of Personal Growth: We are seeking candidates who exhibit a strong drive for personal and professional growth, displaying a continuous commitment to expanding their knowledge and skills within the medical domain.

Essay Requirement: As part of the application process, applicants are required to submit a well-thought-out essay, not exceeding 1000 words, addressing the following prompt:

“Identify a significant challenge currently faced by the healthcare industry and propose an innovative solution to effectively address it.”

Problem-Solving Abilities: We are particularly interested in applicants who showcase creative and resourceful problem-solving skills, demonstrating their capacity to identify and tackle complex issues within the healthcare sector.

We enthusiastically encourage all eligible students who fulfill these criteria to apply for the Dr. Lawrence Gray Scholarship for Future Doctors. We eagerly await the opportunity to review your applications and gain insights into your aspirations within the realm of medicine.


One time award of $1,000


The deadline to apply for the scholarship is March 15, 2024.

Winner Announced

The winner for the scholarship will be announced April 15, 2024.

How to Apply

To submit your application for the Dr. Lawrence Gray Scholarship for Future Doctors, eligible candidates are required to follow these steps:

  1. Prepare Your Essay: Craft a thoughtful essay in response to the provided prompt:

    “Identify a significant challenge currently faced by the healthcare industry and propose an innovative solution to effectively address it.”

    Your essay should not exceed 1000 words and must be saved in Word Doc format.
  2. Submit Essay via Email: Send your essay as an attachment to [email protected]

Along with the essay, please provide the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Phone Number
  • Address
  • Email Address
  • Name of High School and Graduation Date
  • The University that you are currently enrolled in.
  • Personal Bio
  • GPA