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Scholarship applications for the 2017-18 academic year will be available in February 2017.

Scholarships

Marguerite Evans Grills Memorial Scholarship ($592.00 awarded in 2015)
  • Health Promotion & Human Performance major.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Financial need.
  • Participation in professional and departmental activities.
Gussie Harris Endowed Scholarship ($1,318.00 awarded in 2015)
  • Undergraduate student.
  • Female HPHP major.
  • 2.5 GPA.
Wyle G. Bonine Departmental Uniqueness Scholarship

A Lincoln Health Care Foundation Scholarship for undergraduate or graduate students in HPHP.

Katherine Maher Endowed Scholarship ($2,241.00 awarded in 2015)
  • Female Health Promotion & Human Performance major.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA. Financial need.
  • Participation in professional and departmental activities.
Ruth Boughner Endowed Scholarship ($3,124.00 awarded in 2015)
  • Female Health Promotion & Human Performance major.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Financial need.
  • Participation in professional and departmental activities.
Wilbur P. Bowen Endowed Scholarship ($760.00 awarded in 2015)
  • Health Promotion & Human Performance major.
  • Upper-class student.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Financial need.
  • Participation in professional and departmental activities.
Fannie Cheever Burton Memorial Scholarship ($388 awarded in 2015)
  • Female Health Promotion & Human Performance major.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Indication of financial aid as determined by the Office of Financial Aid.
  • Participation in professional and departmental activities.
Paul B. Samson Endowed Scholarship ($1,646.00 awarded in 2015)
  • Health Promotion & Human Performance major.
  • Upper-class student. Minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Financial need.
  • Participation in professional and departmental activities.
Chloe Todd Endowed Scholarship ($343.00 awarded in 2015)
  • Health Promotion & Human Performance major.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Financial need.
  • Participation in professional and departmental activities.
Elton J. Rynearson Endowed Scholarship ($341.00 awarded in 2015)
  • Health Promotion & Human Performance major.
  • Upper-class student.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Financial need.
  • Participation in professional and departmental activities.
Doris Isabelle Ewing Endowed Scholarship ($669.00 awarded in 2015)
  • Undergraduate or Graduate students seeking a degree in physical education.
  • Full-or-part-time enrollment.
  • Not based on financial need.
  • Can be renewed up to four years by re-application.
  • Can be split between fall and winter or awarded all at once.
Erik Pedersen ($424.00 awarded in 2015)
  • Physical Education Major.
  • Junior or Senior status.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Awarded to the scholarship applicant who has achieved the greatest improvement in GPA since his/her freshman year.
  • May receive this award only once.
Raul A. Pozo Endowed Scholarship
  • An EMU Student enrolled in CHHS.  
  • Bilingual student with preference given to English and Spanish Speaking.  
  • Financially needy student determined by the Office of Financial Aid.  
  • Michigan Resident.
  • Student must write an essay describing the importance of following characteristics: overcoming a personal struggle, leadership, lifelong learning, diversity, generosity, views on humanitarianism and the need to improvement of oneself.  
  • Scholarship should rotate between graduate and undergraduate student annually (even Calendar Years graduate student and odd calendar years given to an undergraduate student).
  • Preference given to Nutrition/Dietetics Student or Physician Assistant student when possible.
Jack Weiss Memorial Endowed Scholarship
  • Recipient must be enrolled in the Health Promotion and Human Performance school, with preference given to physical education or health education major
  • Recipient should have a 3.0 GPA or better
  • Recipient must be enrolled as a full-time student (12 credit hours or more)

College of Health and Human Services Scholarships

Dr. Everett & Mrs. Helen Marshall Endowed Scholarship
  • Undergraduate student majoring in disciplines within the College of Health and Human Services.
  • Students must be in good academic standing.
CHHS Annual Scholarship
  • College of Health and Human Services Major.
  • In good academic standing.
Blue Care Network of SE Michigan / Wade McCree Scholarship
  • 3.0 high school GPA and 2.5 EMU GPA Average.
  • Students must come from the Detroit Public Schools or other urban public school system.
  • All the rest of the criteria would fall under the Wade McCree criteria.
Maxine & Donald Barr

Any student in good standing within the College of Health and Human Services.

John & Lois Porter CHHS Presidential Departmental
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Junior or senior student majoring in one of the health disciplines in the College of Health and Human Services.
  • Financial need.
  • Selection based on scholarly performance and leadership potential.
Flossie Harris Whyte "21" Scholarship

Academically qualified and needy junior or senior enrolled in the following courses:

  • Dietetics,
  • Health Administration,
  • Medical Technology,
  • Nuclear Medicine Technology,
  • Nursing, or
  • Occupational Therapy.
Dr. Maurice & Virginia Landers

Must be a CHHS Major.

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