American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) Foundation
$5,000 annually, non-renewable. Please note: Previous awardees are eligible to apply; however, applicants are only eligible to win a specific scholarship twice. Checks will be mailed to each recipient's mailing address as entered on the application. Checks will be made payable to the institution only. Scholarships of $2,500 or more must be taken in two equal installments.
Nine awards offered annually.
Varian Medical Systems creates technology for treating cancer with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy and brachytherapy. The Varian Radiation Therapy Advancement Scholarship was created to ensure radiation therapists and medical dosimetrists can afford education that enhances their clinical practice skills and helps them provide excellent patient care. Varian funds these awards because it believes in the power of education to make a difference for radiation therapists, as well as their patients An independent panel, the Scholarship Review Committee, evaluates applications and assigns scores to each section of the application based on standardized criteria. The combined scores are ranked, and recipients are recommended to the Board of Trustees for final approval. All awards are based on a combination of academic/professional achievements, essay content, financial need, and professional recommendation. All applicants are notified via email by May 1. Students may be awarded only one scholarship per year. If a student qualifies for more than one scholarship, he/she will receive the highest amount award for which he/she is selected.
Applications are available online from the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) Foundation website. Each student must apply via the online application system managed by AcademicWorks. ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.