Application Details

Awards

  • One $500 graduate scholarship award for the academic semester

  • One $500 undergraduate scholarship award for the academic semester

Eligibility

All students classified as an undergraduate or graduate student in the Office of Public Health

Studies may apply​. (subject to verification from the Office of Public Health Studies)

Application Deadline

Applications MUST be postmarked or received by Friday November 20, 2020 to be considered

Judging Criteria

(All will be subject to verification by the Office of Public Health Studies)

Graduate Scholarships

  • Classified master’s or doctoral student in the Office of Public Health Studies

  • Enrolled for a minimum of 8 degree-related credits for the academic semester

  • Academic achievement (GPA, awards, scholarship)

  • Current or previous work and/or community service

  • Future commitment to work in the field of public health

  • Proof of Hawaii residency for those applying for the $1,000 scholarship

  • Commitment to assist with the planning on at least one UHSPHAA activity​​

Undergraduate Scholarship

  • Classified undergraduate students in the Office of Public Health Studies

  • Enrolled for a minimum of 12 degree-related credits for the academic semester

  • Academic achievement (GPA, awards, scholarship)

  • Current or previous work and/or community service

  • Future commitment to work in the field of public health

NOTE: We are just as interested in your future plans and public health experience as we are in your academic performance. Students will be notified mid-December.  You may be asked to verify your Fall credits and residency at that time.

The University of Hawai’i School of Public Health Alumni Association (UHSPHAA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting public health and sound public health policy through support of the Office of Public Health Studies' students and graduates.

 

For Further Information Please Contact:

Grace Matsuura, Scholarship Chair - sphaascholar@gmail.com