Awarded to second through fourth year pharmacy students.
Eligibility requirements vary depending on donor request.
Typically range from $175-$3,750.
College of Pharmacy Opportunity Scholarship
The College of Pharmacy values the educational benefits of a diverse student body. A diverse student body enriches the academic experience by providing an opportunity to explore different world views, philosophies, and cultural approaches to pharmacy practice and the pharmaceutical sciences. The College of Pharmacy wishes to continue to develop and energize our diverse student body by making a limited number of scholarships available. Please share your thoughts on one of the following essay topics.
Include your name; email address; classification (Fall 2014) P1, P2, P3, or P4 and identification number on your essay. Return to Patricia McCormick, Director of Student Services at email@example.com
Deadline: July 1, 2014
Awards: Up to $5000.00 per academic year; amount may vary
Criteria: Must be enrolled in the College of Pharmacy.
Criteria that will be considered for selection include: Leadership experiences, unique personal abilities or talents, health care experience, racial, ethnic, georgraphic and/or intellectual diversity, perspective in overcoming obstacles to academic success or others. If you are re-applying for the Opportunity Scholarship, please include current activities, service and contribution to the community, etc.
Please respond to ONE of the following questions. (750 words or less)
Describe an experience you have had that led you to value diversity.
How has your background contributed to diversity.
Describe any unusual social, economic or other barriers you have experienced that have made it difficult for you to attend college.
Describe your service and contribution to the community.