Coronavirus information

In response to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the University of Alaska Anchorage has taken steps to protect the health and safety of our campus community. Visit the University of Alaska Coronavirus Information website to learn how UAA and the university system are responding to this situation. Find links to communications, policy guidance, resources and information about the university's community restrictions, which apply to all faculty, staff and students. The UAA Student Health and Counseling Center remains open at this time to serve UAA students. For information about COVID-19 symptoms and current health recommendations, visit the CDC website and the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services.




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UAA MPH Scholarships for Textbooks

The UAA MPH Alumni Association awards a $100 Global Health Scholarship each year for reimbursing textbook costs. Applicants must be currently accepted into the MPH program and in good academic standing. Applicants should have an interest in international/global health issues. To apply, write a short 250 word essay describing your interest in international/ global health and how you plan to use your MPH coursework and/or thesis project to pursue this interest. The deadline each year is November 1, and recipients are notified by December 1.

Submit your completed essay with contact information to MPH Alumni Association member Tammy Zulz.

Arrow image The Distance Learner Online MPH Scholarship

The purpose of the merit-based Distance Learner Online MPH Scholarship is to help public health students pay for the costs of their education. It may be awarded to anyone who is currently enrolled OR will enroll in the next six months in a graduate level, online master of public health program. Scholarship Deadlines: December 15th, July 15th (Every Year).

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Public Health Scholarships

Public Health Online provides a list of undergraduate, graduate, and specialized scholarships available to students seeking public health degrees.