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Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship

SHAPE America (Society of Health and Physical Educators)

Application Information

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Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for undergraduate and graduate student members of SHAPE America (graduate students may join at the time of application if not members already) who are majoring in the field of health, physical education, recreation, or dance. To qualify, applicants must be enrolled in a matriculated full-time master's or doctoral program and have a minimum 3.5 GPA. Scholarships are awarded based on scholastic proficiency; evidence of leadership; school, community, and professional activity/service; and character attributes.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.

Contact Information

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Details

Deadline: Oct 15
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Award Range: $1,250 - $1,750
Awards Granted: 5

Requirements

GPA: Is this you?
  • 3.5
Class Year: Is this you?
  • College freshman
  • College sophomore
  • College junior
  • College senior
  • Master's-level study
  • Doctoral-level study
College Major: Is this you?
  • Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
  • Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
  • Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
  • Ballet
  • Behavioral Aspects of Health
  • Community Health and Preventive Medicine
  • Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
  • Dance Therapy/Therapist
  • Dance, General
  • Dance, Other
  • Dental Public Health and Education
  • Dental Public Health Residency Program
  • Drama and Dance Teacher Education
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impairments
  • Environmental Health
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Health Aide
  • Health Aides/Attendants/Orderlies, Other
  • Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
  • Health and Wellness, General
  • Health Communication
  • Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
  • Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
  • Health Law
  • Health Occupations Teacher Education
  • Health Policy Analysis
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health Services Administration
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Health Unit Coordinator/Ward Clerk
  • Health Unit Manager/Ward Supervisor
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Health/Medical Claims Examiner
  • Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
  • Health/Medical Psychology
  • Holistic Health
  • Home Health Aide/Home Attendant
  • Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
  • International Public Health/International Health
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Maternal and Child Health
  • Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing
  • Medical/Health Management and Clinical Assistant/Specialist
  • Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other
  • Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
  • Occupational and Environmental Health Nursing
  • Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene
  • Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
  • Outdoor Education
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, Other
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physical Fitness Technician
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
  • Public Health and General Preventive Medicine Residency Program
  • Public Health Education and Promotion
  • Public Health Medicine
  • Public Health, General
  • Public Health, Other
  • Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing
  • Radiation Protection/Health Physics Technician
  • Sports Studies
  • Women's Health Nurse/Nursing
Community Groups: Is this you?
  • SHAPE America (American Association for Health Education (AAHE))

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