Biochemistry, Biology & Sciences


Fulfilling Our Dreams Health Career Scholarship

posted May 20, 2013, 5:01 PM by Judy Smith   [ updated Oct 21, 2013, 1:40 PM by April Jace ]

Description:       Scholarships are offered to students pursuing health related fields. This includes graduating high school seniors, community colleges, vocational/trade schools, undergraduate, students pursuing a Master in Public Health (MPH) and students in Medical and/or Dentistry schools. Scholarship money is generously provided by The California Wellness Foundation. For students of Central American or Latino ethnicity who reside in the LA Area.

Deadline:          June 15, 2014

Amount:            $1,000 - $2,250

Sponsor:           Salvadoran American Leadership & Educational Fund 

Tags:               Minority/Ethnicity Specific

                       Biochemistry, Biology & Sciences

                       Nursing

                       Kinesiology, Health & PE

Website:           http://www.salef.org/#!__programs

Tylenol Future Care Scholarship

posted May 20, 2013, 4:19 PM by Judy Smith   [ updated Oct 21, 2013, 1:48 PM by April Jace ]

Description:      We're awarding a total of $250,000 in scholarships to forty future healthcare professionals.

Deadline:          June 15, 2014

Amount:           $5,000 - $10,000

Sponsor:           McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division

Keywords:         Biochemistry, Biology & Sciences

                       Nursing

                       Kinesiology, Health & PE

For more info:    http://www.tylenol.com/page.jhtml?id=tylenol/news/subptyschol.inc

Health Professions Education Scholarship Program

posted May 20, 2013, 2:21 PM by Judy Smith   [ updated Oct 21, 2013, 2:04 PM by April Jace ]

Description:   For students currently accepted or enrolled into a field of Dentist, Dental Hygienists, Nurse Practitioners, Certified Nurse Midwives, Physician Assistant or Clinical Nurse Specialists in California.  Must be be willing to work in a medically under-served area in California for two years.

Deadline:           October 25, 2013

Amount:            up to $10,000

Sponsor:           State of California Health Professions Education Foundation

Keywords:         Biochemistry, Biology & Sciences

                       Nursing

For more info:    http://www.oshpd.ca.gov/HPEF/HPSP.html

Allied Healthcare Scholarship

posted May 20, 2013, 1:56 PM by Judy Smith   [ updated Oct 21, 2013, 2:06 PM by April Jace ]

Description:        To be eligible for the Allied Healthcare Scholarship, the applicant must be currently accepted or enrolled into the fields of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Clinical Laboratory Science, Medical Assistant, Medical Imaging, Medical Laboratory Technology, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Pharmacy Technician, Physical Therapy, Physical Therapy Assistant, Radiation Therapy Technology, Radiologic Technology, Respiratory Care, Social Work, Speech Therapy, Surgical Technician, and Ultrasound Technician will be given priority. Other allied health professions may apply. Recipients must be willing to work in a medically under-served area in California for two years.

Deadline:          October 1, 2014

Amount:           up to $4,000

Sponsor:           State of California Health Professions Education Foundation

Keywords:         Biochemistry, Biology & Sciences

                       Chemistry, Physics & Engineering

                       Communication Sciences & Disorders

                       Nursing

                       Kinesiology, Health & P.E.

                       Sociology & Urban Studies

For more info:    http://www.oshpd.ca.gov/HPEF/AHS.html

Elizabeth and Sherman Asche Memorial Scholarship Fund

posted Mar 25, 2013, 4:54 PM by Judy Smith   [ updated Oct 21, 2013, 2:10 PM by April Jace ]

Description:        The Association on American Indian Affairs offers Elizabeth and Sherman Asche Memorial Scholarships in the amount of $1,500 each to graduate and undergraduate students pursuing a degree in public health or science.

Deadline:          June 3, 2014

Amount:           $1,500

Sponsor:           Association on American Indian Affairs

Keywords:         Minority / Ethnicity Specific

                       Biochemistry, Biology & Sciences

                       Nursing

                       Kinesiology, Health & P.E.

For more info:    http://www.indian-affairs.org/scholarships/elizabeth_asche.htm

CBCF General Mills Health Scholarship

posted Oct 18, 2012, 11:44 AM by Judy Smith   [ updated Oct 21, 2013, 2:14 PM by April Jace ]

Description:   The CBCF General Mills Health Scholarship is for students pursuing majors related to health. This scholarship is based on your major (minors are not considered).  

To be eligible for a CBCF General Mills Health Scholarship, applicants must

  • Be preparing to pursue an undergraduate or graduate degree full-time or be a current full-time student in good academic standing at an accredited college or university
  • Be planning to pursue a degree in the fields of medicine, engineering, technology, nutrition, or other health-related studies
  • Have a minimum 2.75 GPA
  • Exhibit leadership ability and participate in community service activities 

Deadline:          March 29,2014

Amount:           $2,500

Sponsor:          Congressional Black Caucus Foundation

Keywords:        Minority / Ethnicity Specific

                      Biochemistry, Biology & Sciences

                      Chemistry, Physics & Engineering

                      Nursing

                      Kinesiology, Health & P.E.

For more info:   Visit website

Louis Stokes Health Scholars Program

posted Oct 18, 2012, 11:11 AM by Judy Smith   [ updated Oct 21, 2013, 2:17 PM by April Jace ]

Description:     The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. (CBCF) will award 10 scholarships to students who plan to enroll or are already enrolled in a degree program at a full-time undergraduate accredited two or four-year college, university, or technical school during the 2014-15 academic year.  The Louis Stokes Health Scholars, sponsored by the UnitedHealth Foundation, program seeks to increase the number of qualified, yet underrepresented, college students entering the health workforce.  Preference will be given to students from under-served communities who demonstrate an interest to work in their own communities.  Students currently attending two-year institutions are strongly encouraged to apply.

Deadline:           March 14, 2014

Amount:            up to $8,000

Sponsor:           Congressional Black Cuacus Foundation

Keywords:         Minority / Ethnicity Specific

                       Biochemistry, Biology & Sciences

                       Nursing

                       Kinesiology, Health & P.E.

For more info:    Visit website

Indian Health Services Scholarship

posted Oct 17, 2012, 10:04 AM by Judy Smith   [ updated Oct 21, 2013, 2:27 PM by April Jace ]

Description:    The IHS Scholarship Program offers three scholarships to help qualified American Indian and Alaska Native candidates move forward with their education and pursue careers in a health profession. IHS scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis to qualified American Indian and Alaska Native students who meet specific selection criteria. 

Deadline:          March 28, 2014

Amount:           varies

Sponsor:           Indian Health Service

Keywords:         Minority / Ethnicity Specific

                       Biochemistry, Biology & Sciences

                       Nursing

                       Kinesiology, Health & P.E.

For more info:    http://www.ihs.gov/scholarship/apply_now.cfm

HSF / Morgan Stanley Foundation Scholarship Program

posted Oct 11, 2012, 2:23 PM by Judy Smith   [ updated Oct 21, 2013, 2:44 PM by April Jace ]

Description:       The HSF/ Morgan Stanley Scholarship program provides scholarships to high performing Latino current rising junior and senior students on the path to higher education.  The program will award twenty (20) Latino Scholars with $3,200 for the 2014-2015 year.

Deadline:           November 30, 2013

Amount:            $3,200

Sponsor:            HSF / Morgan Stanley

Keywords:          Minority / Ethnicity Specific

                        Biochemistry, Biology & Sciences

                        Chemistry, Physics & Engineering

                        Computer Science

                        Business Administration

                        Mathematics

                        English & Humanities

For more info:     https://apply.hsf.net/app/morganstanley/

HSF/ Lockheed Martin American Heroes Scholarship

posted Oct 11, 2012, 1:53 PM by Judy Smith   [ updated Oct 21, 2013, 3:24 PM by April Jace ]

Description:       U.S. college sophomores or juniors who are of Hispanic heritage and have a grade point average of 3.2 or higher.  Students must be military veterans or in an ROTC program and major in a STEM field.       

Deadline:           December 15, 2013

Amount:            $5,400

Sponsor:            Hispanic Scholarship Fund and Lockheed Martin

Keywords:          Military / Veterans

                        Minority / Ethnicity Specific, 

                        Chemistry, Physics & Engineering

                        Mathematics

                        Computer Science

                        Biochemistry , Biology & Sciences

                        Envirronmental Science

For more info:     http://www.hsf.net/en/scholarships/programs/graduating-high-school-seniors/

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