Scholarships for New and Continuing Students

Scholarships for new and continuing students enrolled in any CHP program:

College of Health Professions Scholarships

  • 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.

College of Health Professions Legacy Scholarship

  • The Legacy Scholarship is funded by purchasing a brick for the College of Health Professions Legacy Garden.  The Legacy Garden is a permanent part of the UAMS landscape and is centrally located in the College of Health Professions.  These bricks honor “Friends of the College” with a permanent tribute.

Scholarships for new and continuing students enrolled in the Medical Laboratory Sciences program:

Craig Gilliam Medical Laboratory Sciences Scholarship

  • The Craig Gilliam Medical Laboratory Sciences Scholarship was established by Mr. Craig H. Gilliam to help support Medical Laboratory Science students based on financial need as well as academic merit.  Mr. Gilliam is an alumnus of the medical laboratory sciences program and serves as a member of the college’s advisory board.

Scholarships for new and continuing students enrolled in the Physician Assistant program:

 Dr. Hermann Hammans Endowed Scholarship for Physician Assistants

  • Established in 2015, this scholarship was established in memory of Dr. Bart Barlogie’s late step-father, Dr. Hermann Hammans and as a salute to Dr. Barlogie’s daughter, a recent graduate of the Physician Assistant program.  This scholarship will be used to benefit Physician Assistant students in the UAMS College of Health Processions.