Prospective Students

Thank you for your service to your country. The Duke Physician Assistant Program values that service, and offers many programs to help ease the transition from veteran to PA.

Waived Supplemental Application Fee

All veteran applicants to the Duke PA program will have the $50 supplemental application fee waived as a recognition of your service.

Yellow Ribbon Program

An award of $10,000 per year will be allocated to up to three eligible students. Visit the Office of the University Registrar's website for more information.

Veteran Mentoring Program

The Duke PA program offers each incoming student veteran the opportunity to partner with a Duke veteran alumnus that will serve as a mentor from matriculation to graduation and beyond.

University Resources

Student Veteran Peer Support

Wellness Resources

Financial Resources

Outside Scholarship Opportunities

While VA benefits often times cover the majority of tuition and more, sometimes it’s not enough. Below are some scholarship opportunities available for student veterans.

*Please note, this is not an exhaustive list. The outside scholarship opportunities are not sponsored or endorsed by the Duke Physician Assistant Program.

Regional and National Programs