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College of Health Professions Scholarships

Eligible: New and Continuing Students

Background and Purpose

The College of Health Professions (CHP) Scholarships are provided by generous donations from the annual CHP Phone-a-Thon campaign. The CHP scholarship awards in two categories – academic excellence or financial need. The number of annual awards is based on the money raised during the phone-a-thon.

Award Amount and Timing

Subject to the availability of funds the total annual award is $1,000 to selected student(s).  Scholarship award is as follows: $500 per semester for fall and spring semester enrollment.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. Financial Need Scholarship – Applicant must have a cumulative GPA (cGPA) of at least 2.5
  2. Financial Need Scholarship – Applicant must be at least a half-time student (6 SC or more) during each of the semesters awarded.
  3. Academic Excellence Scholarship – Applicant must have a cumulative GPA (cGPA) of at least 3.5
  4. Academic Excellence Scholarship – First consideration will be given to students who have completed 12 or more semester credits of CHP professional coursework.
  5. Documented Financial Need.  All students applying for scholarships must also apply for financial aid if they have not done so already.  Students are not required to accept the awarded loans, but a completed FAFSA is required to generate the aid report that officially documents the financial need of applicants.  Please see the Student Financial Services website for more information.

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