This scholarship requires supplemental information

 
 

Practicum in Public Health Scholarship

The purpose of the UAA Practicum in Public Health Scholarship is to provide scholarship support for post graduate students researching epidemiology and/or preventative medicine. Student must identify a mentor and mentor organization and provide a letter of commitment from the individual mentor.

Award amount is a minimum of $3,600 per academic year

Qualifications:

  • Applicant should demonstrate motivation, academic, and leadership potential
  • Applicants must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
  • Applicant must be matriculated in to a public health related graduate degree program at the University of Alaska Anchorage.
  • Applicant must be willing to commit to a minimum of 240 hours of practicum over the course of one (1) year.
  • Applicant may be an incoming or continuing student at the University of Alaska Anchorage.
  • Applicant must be an Alaska resident.
  • Preference is given to Alaska Native/American Indian students, however other students interested in pursuing a career related to tribal health will be considered.

To Apply:

  1. Please make sure you meet all of the qualifications above
  2. Login to UAOnline and complete the Scholarship Application.
  3. Submit the additional information below:
  • Applicant must identify a mentor and mentor organization. The mentor must submit a letter of commitment on organization letterhead.

Mailing Address:
Dr. Rhonda M. Johnson
ATTN: Practicum in Public Health Scholarship
University of Alaska Anchorage
Department of Health Sciences
DPL 405, 3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508-4614