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$1,000 Scholarship for Arkansas Students in a Public Health Field

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants:


1) must be an Arkansas resident;
2) must be enrolled, or have plans to enroll in a field of public health;
3) must be currently classified as at least a sophomore in college, university or approved Vo-tech;
4) must have at least 2.5 GPA (based on 4 point system);
5) must demonstrate financial need.
Judging Criteria

1) GPA (Max. 4 pts.)

2) Goals in Public Health (Max. 7 pts.)
3) Honors, organizations, volunteer with health related organization (Max. 7 pts.)
4) Letter from major professor (Max. 3 pts.)
5) Personal Reference Letter (Max. 3 pts.)
6) Present or past public health experience (Max. 3 pts.)
7) Full time student (Max. 2 pts.)
8) Part time student (Max. 1 pt.)
9) Financial need (Max. 5 pts.)

Deadline: March 16 of each year
Notification: April 1 of each year
Presentation: At annual APHA conference

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$500 Annual Scholarship
for Arkansas Students in a Public Health Field

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants
1) must be an Arkansas resident; 2) must be enrolled, or have plans to enroll in a field of public health;
3) must be a high school senior or have a high school diploma or GED;
4) just have at least 2.5 GPA (based on 4 point system);
5) must demonstrate financial need.

Judging Criteria

1) GPA (Max. 4 pts.)
2) Goals in Public Health (Max. 7 pts.)
3) Honors, organizations, volunteer with health related organization (Max. 7 pts.)
4) Letter from major professor or high school teacher (Max. 3 pts.)
5) Personal Reference Letter (Max. 3 pts.)
6) Present or past public health experience (Max. 3 pts.)
7) Financial need (Max. 5 pts.)


Deadline: March 16 of each year
Notification: April 1 of each year
Presentation: At annual APHA conference

Scholarship Brochure