To apply for financial assistance, contact:
For a free application for federal student aid, or to obtain more information, please visit the following Web site: http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/
Contact the department chairman for further information regarding the different sources of aid which may be available to qualified dietetic internship students:
Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System (CAVHS): One Assistantship is available to one full-time graduate student to be paid $20,000 each year.
The American Dietetic Association Scholarships: The American Dietetic Association offers several scholarships of $500–$5000 to dietetic interns and dietetic graduate students each year. Applications for these scholarships must be made the year before the scholarship is needed (e.g., applications for the 2012-2013 academic year must be completed by mid-February 2012). Application forms may be requested from The Scholarship Committee, The American Dietetic Association, 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000., Chicago, IL 60606 or at: http:www.eatright.org/Foundation/scholarships/ .