Arkansas Public Health Association
$500 annually, non-renewable.
One award offered annually.
The Arkansas Department of Health traces its history back 100 years to February 25, 1913, when the first permanent state Board of Health was established. Over the last 100 years, public health advancements--including controlling contagious diseases, immunizing children and adults, preventing infant deaths, providing good prenatal care to expectant moms, assuring safer food and drinking water--have added 25 years to the life expectancy in the United States. In the spirit of this tradition, scholarships are provided annually to deserving students who plan to pursue a career in public health.
Applications and information are available online at the Arkansas Public Health Association website. In addition to the completed application, students must submit a letter of recommendation, a perso ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.