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A Place for Mom Scholarship

Eligibility: College students enrolled in a program in the fields of gerontology, social work, medicine, nursing or sociology.

Amount: $1,000 

Application Deadline: May 1, 2020. Submissions received after May 1 will automatically be considered for future awards.

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here

AMBUCS Scholarship Program

Eligibility: College juniors, seniors and graduate students pursuing degrees in physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology or audiology.

Amount: $500-$1,500 (awards range annually)

Application Deadline: May 5, annually

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here

American Addiction Centers

Eligibility: High school seniors and current college students pursuing a degree related to behavioral health, nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/family therapy or mental health and/or substance abuse.

Amount: $5,000 (first-place scholarship); $2,500 (second- and third-place scholarships).

Application Deadline: May 30, 2019

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here

American Physical Therapy Association Scholarships

Eligibility: College students enrolled in a physical therapy program; a faculty nomination may be required depending on the scholarship.

Amount: Varies based on scholarship.

Application Deadline: Varies based on scholarship.

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here

BeMo and SortSmart Pre-Med Scholarship

Eligibility: Students must be enrolled in a pre-med program or be a medical student in good academic standing.

Amount: $1000

Deadline: May 31st and October 31st annually

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here.

CIA Medical Scholarship

Eligibility: U.S. citizen studying at an accredited University.

Amount: Three $1000 awards and seven $250 awards.

Deadline: June 1, 2020

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here.

"Improving Senior Living" Scholarship

Eligibility: Students in any major but ideally majoring in a health care profession.

Amount: $1000

Deadline: October 17, annually

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here.

Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship

Eligibility: Current high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student demonstrating outstanding achievement and interest in a healthcare-related field. 

Amount: $1500

Deadline: July 15, 2019, until 1,000 scholarship applications are submitted or August 1, 2020, whichever comes first.

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here.

HealthGrad.com Leadership Scholarship

Eligibility: Enrolled in a healthcare based program with a minimum GPA of 3.2.

Amount: $1000

Deadline: May 1, annually

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here.

Murse World Scholarship

Eligibility: High school senior or enrolled at an accredited university, a minimum GPA of 3.0, and pursuing a degree in the medical field.

Amount: $1000

Deadline: December 15, 2019

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here.

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Eligibility: College students that display financial need and who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral and social science health-related research.

Amount: up to $20,000 in addition to paid research training at the NIH during the summer and paid employment at the NIH after graduation.

Application Deadline: March 18, 2020

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here

Occupational/Physical Therapy Scholarship - sponsored by the DAR

Eligibility: Students who display financial need and have been accepted by or are currently attending an accredited OT or PT program; a letter of sponsorship from the applicant's local DAR chapter is also required.

Amount: $1,000

Application Deadline: February 15, 2020

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here

Public Health Online Scholarships

For a listing of scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a public health degree, visit the following website.

Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship

Eligibility: College students (both undergraduate and graduate) majoring in a field related to health, physical education, recreation, and dance; membership with the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD) is required.

Amount: $1,250 (undergraduate award); $1,750 (graduate award)

Application Deadline: October 15

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here.

The Healthline and NORD Stronger Scholarship

Eligibility: College juniors and seniors with a minimum GPA of 3.0. 

Amount: $5,000 (Four total awards)

Deadline: April 30, 2020

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here.

 

The FHE Health "Hope for Healing" Scholarship

Eligibility: College students with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and academic focus in the area of mental and behavioral health.

Amount: $5000

Deadline: January 15, 2020

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here