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College Level Scholarships


 

For Public Health majors

Dr. Jay L. and LeVenia S. Allen Scholarship Award Criteria

The purpose of the Jay L. and LeVenia S. Allen Memorial Scholarship Award is to provide awards for meritorious students in Public Health and to create a lasting memorial to Jay L. and LeVenia S. Allen. Candidate for the award must:

  1. Be a rising Junior or Senior.
  2. Be a declared Public Health major.
  3. Have a recognized financial need.
  4. Have a minimum 3.0 GPA on all college work.

Online Application

Learn More About Dr. and Mrs. Allen

Previous Winners

Misti Booher

Misti Booher-Laws (2016)

Community Health
Bethany Mackey

Bethany Mackey (2015)

Double Concentration
Allison Foster

Allison Foster
(2014)

Community Health
Erin McMullen

Erin McMullen (2013)

Health Services Administration
Sarakay Johnson

Sarakay Johnson (2012)

Health Services Administration 
Rachel Branham

Rachael Branham (2011)

Community Health
Bruce A. and Amelia R. Goodrow Endowment

The purpose of the Bruce A. and Amelia R. Goodrow Endowment is to provide scholarships for ETSU students who are planning a career in public health.

Award Criteria:

  • Preference will be given to candidates who are veterans of the military force of the United States residing in East Tennessee; to students who are residents of either Hawkins or Grainger County, Tennessee or from any other rural East Tennessee county, in that order.
  • Candidates must demonstrate academic potential and ability, and be committed to a successful career in a public health profession.  Preference will be given to candidates majoring in Community Health, Public Health Administration, Epidemiology, and Environmental Health.
  • Candidates must meet all requirements for entrance into the university and into their chosen health major.
  • The scholarship may be awarded to students on any classification level, but in order to receive this scholarship in subsequent semesters, the scholarship holder must complete at least 12 semester hours of course work each semester and must maintain the following minimum GPA schedule: 
      • Freshman-3.0
      • Sophomore-3.0
      • Junior-3.25
      • Senior-3.25;
      • and Gradudate-3.5.

Qualified graduate students must also have a minimum of 2 years of documented real-world public health experience prior to applying.

Applications can be submitted by March 1 to the Office of the Dean for consideration by the College of Public Health Scholarship Committee. 

Online Application

Learn More About the Goodrows.

Previous Winners

Sarah Matson

Sarah Matson
(2016)

Community Health
Allison Foster

Allison Foster
(2015)

Community Health
Kellie Shortridge

Kellie Shortridge
(2014)

Health Services Administration
Cody Clark

Cody Clark 
(2013)

Health Services Administration
Cody Clark

Cody Clark 
(2012)

Health Services Administration 
Bethesda O'Connell

Bethesda O'Connell (2011)

Community Health
John P. Lamb, Jr. Scholarship Criteria

John P. Lamb, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Endowment
Candidates for the award must:

  1. Be a rising junior or senior.
  2. Be a declared Public Health major.
  3. Have a minimum 3.0 GPA on all college work.
  4. Have a potential to succeed in a public health career and
  5. Demonstrate leadership.

Online Application

More about John P. Lamb, Jr.

Previous Winners

Bethany Mackey

Bethany Mackey
(2016)

Double Concentration
Kammy Kuang

Kammy Kuang
(2015)

Health Services Administration
Jacy Weems

Jacy Weems
(2014)

Health Services Administration
Allison Foster

Allison Foster
(2013)

Community Health
Allison Foster

Allison Foster
(2012)

Community Health
Sarakay Johnson

Sarakay Johnson (2011)

Health Services Administration

For Environmental Health majors

Bruce A. and Amelia R. Goodrow Endowment

The purpose of the Bruce A. and Amelia R. Goodrow Endowment is to provide scholarships for ETSU students who are planning a career in public health.

Award Criteria:

  • Preference will be given to candidates who are veterans of the military force of the United States residing in East Tennessee; to students who are residents of either Hawkins or Grainger County, Tennessee or from any other rural East Tennessee county, in that order.
  • Candidates must demonstrate academic potential and ability, and be committed to a successful career in a public health profession.  Preference will be given to candidates majoring in Community Health, Public Health Administration, Epidemiology, and Environmental Health.
  • Candidates must meet all requirements for entrance into the university and into their chosen health major.
  • The scholarship may be awarded to students on any classification level, but in order to receive this scholarship in subsequent semesters, the scholarship holder must complete at least 12 semester hours of course work each semester and must maintain the following minimum GPA schedule: 
      • Freshman-3.0
      • Sophomore-3.0
      • Junior-3.25
      • Senior-3.25;
      • and Gradudate-3.5.

Qualified graduate students must also have a minimum of 2 years of documented real-world public health experience prior to applying.

Applications can be submitted by March 1 to the Office of the Dean for consideration by the College of Public Health Scholarship Committee. 

Online Application

Learn More About the Goodrows.

Previous Winners

Sarah Matson

Sarah Matson
(2016)

Community Health
Allison Foster

Allison Foster
(2015)

Community Health
Kellie Shortridge

Kellie Shortridge
(2014)

Health Services Administration
Cody Clark

Cody Clark 
(2013)

Health Services Administration
Cody Clark

Cody Clark 
(2012)

Health Services Administration 
Bethesda O'Connell

Bethesda O'Connell (2011)

Community Health
Joe F. Lynch Memorial Scholarship Endowment

Criteria for eligibility:

  • Environmental Health major
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Minimum GPA of 2.7 on previous high school or college work
  • Resident of Carter, Washington, Blount, or Sevier Counties in TN
  • First preference will go to children of employees of the State of TN, thereafter,all candidates meeting all other criteria will be considered.

Application deadline: March 1
Apply to the Department of Environmental Health

Dr. M.T. Morgan Scholarship

This scholarship honors the long and distinguished career of Dr. M.T. Morgan and provides funding to deserving students in the Department of Environmental Health.

Criteria for eligibility:

  1. Be a member of the ETSU men's football team or the ETSU marching band
  2. Be majoring in ENVH
  3. Be a resident of Northeast TN (Carter, Cocke, Greene, Hamblin, Hancock, Jefferson, Johnson, Sevier, Sullivan, Unicoi and Washington Counties) or Madison County, NC
  4. Have a minimum 2.5 GPA on all previous high school and/or college work
  5. Have documented financial need in the ETSU Office of Financial Aid
  6. In the event that there is not a student who meets the first qualification, the committee may select another student majoring in ENVH who meets the other criteria.

Online Application

Payton and Angela Ward Pruett Public Health Scholarship Criteria

Payton and Angela Ward Pruett Public Health Scholarship Criteria

The purpose of this award is to provide scholarship assistance to deserving students enrolled in the College of Public Health at East Tennessee State University.

Candidates for the award must:

  1. Be either an undergraduate or graduate Public Health student with an interest in environmental health sciences.
  2. Have demonstrated financial need.
  3. Have a minimum 3.2 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) or other significant accomplishment
  4. Participate in at least one professional student organization

More about Payton and Angela Ward Pruett

Online Application

Previous Winners

Akeem Frett

Akeem Frett (2016)

Environmental Health
State of Franklin Environmental Society Scholarship Endowment

Criteria for eligibility:

  • Environmental Health major (BSEH program Only) (entering freshmen are eligible to apply)
  • Resident of Washington or Greene Counties TN
  • Gain an understanding of the State of Franklin Environmental Society through reading the history
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Maintain satisfactory academic standing

Application deadline: Contact the Department of Environmental Health
Apply to the Department of Environmental Health

 

For Health Sciences majors

Payton and Angela Ward Pruett Public Health Scholarship Criteria

Payton and Angela Ward Pruett Public Health Scholarship Criteria

The purpose of this award is to provide scholarship assistance to deserving students enrolled in the College of Public Health at East Tennessee State University.

Candidates for the award must:

  1. Be either an undergraduate or graduate Public Health student with an interest in environmental health sciences.
  2. Have demonstrated financial need.
  3. Have a minimum 3.2 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) or other significant accomplishment
  4. Participate in at least one professional student organization

More about Payton and Angela Ward Pruett

Online Application

Previous Winners

Akeem Frett

Akeem Frett (2016)

Environmental Health

 

For graduate students

Bruce A. and Amelia R. Goodrow Endowment

The purpose of the Bruce A. and Amelia R. Goodrow Endowment is to provide scholarships for ETSU students who are planning a career in public health.

Award Criteria:

  • Preference will be given to candidates who are veterans of the military force of the United States residing in East Tennessee; to students who are residents of either Hawkins or Grainger County, Tennessee or from any other rural East Tennessee county, in that order.
  • Candidates must demonstrate academic potential and ability, and be committed to a successful career in a public health profession.  Preference will be given to candidates majoring in Community Health, Public Health Administration, Epidemiology, and Environmental Health.
  • Candidates must meet all requirements for entrance into the university and into their chosen health major.
  • The scholarship may be awarded to students on any classification level, but in order to receive this scholarship in subsequent semesters, the scholarship holder must complete at least 12 semester hours of course work each semester and must maintain the following minimum GPA schedule: 
      • Freshman-3.0
      • Sophomore-3.0
      • Junior-3.25
      • Senior-3.25;
      • and Gradudate-3.5.

Qualified graduate students must also have a minimum of 2 years of documented real-world public health experience prior to applying.

Applications can be submitted by March 1 to the Office of the Dean for consideration by the College of Public Health Scholarship Committee. 

Online Application

Learn More About the Goodrows.

Previous Winners

Sarah Matson

Sarah Matson
(2016)

Community Health
Allison Foster

Allison Foster
(2015)

Community Health
Kellie Shortridge

Kellie Shortridge
(2014)

Health Services Administration
Cody Clark

Cody Clark 
(2013)

Health Services Administration
Cody Clark

Cody Clark 
(2012)

Health Services Administration 
Bethesda O'Connell

Bethesda O'Connell (2011)

Community Health
Payton and Angela Ward Pruett Public Health Scholarship Criteria

Payton and Angela Ward Pruett Public Health Scholarship Criteria

The purpose of this award is to provide scholarship assistance to deserving students enrolled in the College of Public Health at East Tennessee State University.

Candidates for the award must:

  1. Be either an undergraduate or graduate Public Health student with an interest in environmental health sciences.
  2. Have demonstrated financial need.
  3. Have a minimum 3.2 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) or other significant accomplishment
  4. Participate in at least one professional student organization

More about Payton and Angela Ward Pruett

Online Application

Previous Winners

Akeem Frett

Akeem Frett (2016)

Environmental Health

 

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