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School of Health and Human Sciences Scholarships/Fellowships/Program Awards

Applications for 2017-18 are now being accepted! Completed applications are due no later than March 10, 2017.

Each year, excellent students, majoring in a department of HHS are awarded nearly $300,000 in scholarships and awards. A list of awards are found under the tabs for the specific department as well as the tab for scholarships available to students from any department with the School. Qualifications are listed along with a description of the scholarship.

New Scholarship Opportunity!!! Juniors and seniors are eligible to apply to the UNCG Faculty Scholarship Fund. Up to 3 $1000 awards will be made to students based on academic excellence (3.5 or above GPA), leadership, and demonstrated financial need (FAFSA). This is a separate application, deadline April 15, 2017.

Applying for a Scholarship:
First check the list of scholarships for the various departments and for the School to find out if you are eligible.
Then do the following:
  • Complete the Scholarship Application Form. Complete only a single application form. You will be considered for any award for which you are eligible. Either print the form and fill it out, or fill it out electronically;
  • Compose or update your resume;
  • Write a brief statement explaining why you should be considered for a scholarship--please review your departmental scholarship page to see if awards require you to include any specific information in this statement!
  • Questions? contact Dr. Kathleen Williams:
  • Bring these documents
    • to the HHS Dean’s Office at 235 Stone (electronic submissions preferred!)
    • or submit by email to Ms. Heather Mitchell at: