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Athletes with Disabilities Hall of Fame Annual Scholarship
Students with a disability or who intend to pursue a career in working with the disabled are eligible. Student must be enrolled or accepted for study in the Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. A minimum 2.5 GPA is required.
About the DonorThe Athletes with Disabilities Hall of Fame was established by Tony Flippis, Sr. founder of Wright & Filippis. The mission of the Hall of Fame is to honor athletes with disabilities who have demonstrated achievement in sports, are positive role models in the community, and to help educate the public about sports for the disabled.
Board of Visitors Endowed Scholarship
EACPHS students entering their final year of studies in the summer or fall with a minimum 3.5 GPA are eligible. Applicants must also demonstrate qualities of leadership, participate in student or professional organizations, serve as an ambassador to the college in their daily activities and have financial need.
About the DonorThe Board of Visitors Endowed Scholarship was created in January 2012 through contributions from the members of the board of visitors. The intent of the board of visitors is to provide tuition assistance to a deserving student that shows great promise for making a difference in their profession.
EACPHS Diversity Advisory Board Endowed Scholarship
Prospective full-time graduate and undergraduate students applying and accepted for study in any academic area of the Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences. Students must be in good academic standing. Preference will be given to students of socioeconomic disadvantage, first generation college student, overcoming substantial obstacles such as family or personal adversity, or educational disability.
About the DonorContributions from the Diversity Advisory Board (DAB) created this endowed scholarship. The DAB is comprised of community and business leaders desirous of furthering the education of underrepresented students in the area of pharmacy and health sciences.
Kaye J. Schlomer Endowed Scholarship for Physical Therapy
Applicants must be full-time or part-time graduate or undergraduate students majoring in occupational therapy or physical therapy. No minimum GPA is required and students need not demonstrate financial need.
About the DonorA 1961 occupational therapy graduate, Kaye J. Schlomer left her estate to fund endowed scholarships in both occupational and physical therapy. These scholarships were established to recognize scholastic achievement, encourage continued progress, and to provide financial assistance to students.
Physical Therapy Founders Endowment
Applicants must be full-time or part-time graduate students majoring in physical therapy. No minimum GPA is required and students need not demonstrate financial need. This scholarship was created to enhance the experience of physical therapy students by encouraging student involvement in professional organizations, increasing participation in and dissemination of research, and rewarding students for their leadership and scholarly activities.
About the DonorThis fund was created through the generosity of Beverly Schmoll, former dean of the Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and member of the first graduating class in physical therapy, to honor the founding faculty George Andrews and Jean Cuthbertson, and the founding students of the physical therapy program at Wayne State University.