|Scholarship Name:||National Hispanic Health Foundation (NHHF) National Hispanic Health Professional Student Scholarship|
|Scholarship Description:||Scholarship offered through the NHHF to college students.|
|Award Amount:||Up to $5,000.00|
|Number of Scholarships:||15-20 awards|
|Official Transcript Required:||No|
|References and Letter of Recommendations Required:||One (1) letter of recommendation|
|Original Essay Required:||Yes|
|Additional Requirements and Information:||
1) Min. 3.0/4.0 GPA; 2) Must be enrolled/enrolling in one of the following accredited graduate program fields:
o Medicine: allopathic or osteopathic
o Nursing (including BSN)
o Public Health/Policy
o Physician Assistant
3) Must be a PREMIER member of the National Hispanic Medical Association; * 4) Demonstrated participation in extracurricular and community service activities; 5) Curriculum Vitae required; 6) Proof of U.S. Citizenship, Residency, or DACA status (e.g., passport, birth certificate, naturalization certificate, driver’s license, or Form I-797C) required; 7) Personal statement required; 8) Transcript(s) required; 9) Unofficial transcript(s) accepted.
o *Pharmacy students ONLY need to be a member of the National Hispanic Pharmacists Association to be considered for this scholarship award. Interested students should visit https://bit.ly/StudentNHPAMemebership to join.
o Applicants are not required to be Hispanic; an affinity for the health of Hispanic communities and an interest in participating in NHHF Scholars Alumni activities is required.
o Recipients notified NLT October 11, 2019.
|Eligibility Requirements (Check all that apply):||Online application, Must be a U.S. citizen, legal permanent resident or eligible for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) status, Must be enrolled as a full-time student|
|Additional Applicant Requirements:||Must be a graduate student (with exception of BSN students)|
|Category (Select all that apply):||GPA, Race, Ethnicity, Merit-based, Membership, Major/Field of Study|
|Point of Contact:|
Deadline: September 26, 2019 (NLT 11:59 p.m. ET) (receipt date)
Note: Scholarship information is ALWAYS subject to change. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant office to confirm qualification(s), requirements, deadline, and transmission mode(s) and address(es).