Undergraduate Scholarships

We have the following competitive scholarship opportunities available for incoming Fall 2019 public health majors.

The deadline to apply for these opportunities is Jan. 15, 2019.

College of Public Health Dean’s Scholars

This scholarship is for incoming first-year students who are directly admitted to the public health major. The award is based on merit (standardized test scores and GPA).

The College of Public Health provides first-year scholarship support to this select group of students with the expectation that these scholars will demonstrate a commitment to address the grand challenges in public health. The College of Public Health’s Dean’s Scholars are high-achieving students who are critical thinkers with a commitment to service and compassion. Through the Iowa Institute for Public Health Research and Policy, Dean’s Scholars are invited to participate in professional and social activities that will enhance their public health experience by providing opportunities to attend conferences and seminars and meet with nationally known public health experts.

Award: One-time award of $500-$2,500, depending on merit. Amount may increase based on demonstrated financial need through a completed FAFSA. Award amount to be adjusted so as not to exceed the cost of attendance when all scholarships are combined.

 

College of Public Health Undergraduate Scholarships

College of Public Health Undergraduate Scholarships are for incoming first-year students who are directly admitted to the public health major. The award is based on merit (standardized test scores and GPA) and demonstrated financial need through a completed FAFSA.

Award:  One-time award of $250-$1,000, depending on merit and demonstrated financial need. Award amount to be adjusted so as not to exceed the cost of attendance when all scholarships are combined.

 

College of Public Health Diversity Scholarships

The College of Public Health Diversity Scholarships are diversity outreach scholarships for incoming first-year students who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents who are directly admitted to the public health major. The award is based on merit (standardized test scores and GPA). Other criteria considered include whether students are from historically underrepresented populations (African American, Hispanic, Native American, Pacific Islander, Multiracial) at the University of Iowa, first-generation college students, and/or have demonstrated financial need through a completed FAFSA.

Award:  One-time award of $250-$1,000, depending on merit and demonstrated financial need. Award amount to be adjusted so as not to exceed the cost of attendance when all scholarships are combined.

 

Please note: the scholarships are open only to directly admitted students for Fall 2019. If you are not a public health major, you will not be considered for these scholarships

To apply for these and other scholarships offered by the University of Iowa, please go to the Iowa Scholarship Portal. Contact Katie McCullough with any questions about scholarships.

 

 


Questions or comments? Contact Katie McCullough. This page was last reviewed on October 10, 2018.