Scholarships

Below is a list of scholarships available to students of pharmacy. This is not an exhaustive list, but is provided as a starting point for your search.

  • Adolph Van Pelt Scholarship (the applicant must be registered as Tribal/Native American)

    This scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students of Native American heritage (25%). It is based on financial need and merit. The scholarship is renewable for up to four years. The application requires an essay and proof of Native American heritage. For more information, please visit http://www.indian-affairs.org/scholarships.html.

    Application deadline: July 1st.

  • Byron Riesch Scholarship

    The Byron Riesch Paralysis Foundation offers scholarships from $1000 t0 $2000 to undergraduate/graduate students who have a neurological disability or the children of people with such a disability. Applications are available at: http://www.brpf.org/scholarship-application//

    Application deadline: May for fall semester. December for spring semester.

  • J.C. and Rheba Cobb Memorial Scholarship

    This scholarship provides financial assistance for full-time education in pharmacy to student members of the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA).

    Field(s) of Study: Pharmacy

    Scholarship Award Amount: $2,000

    Application Information: Contact National Community of Pharmacists Association, Attn: NCPA Foundation, 205 Daingerfield Road, Alexandria, VA

    22314-2885, (703) 683-3619,

    http://www.ncpafoundation.org/scholarships.shtml

  • Eraser Clinic Scholarship

    This company offers a scholarship of $1000 for students enrolled in nursing, medicine, natural sciences, applied sciences, engineering, or a related field. Applicants should have a 3.0 GPA and be a US citizen. Applicants will complete a scholarship essay and submit their college transcript. Applications are available at: http://www.eraserclinic.com/scholarship

    Application deadline: December 31

  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund

    Founded in 1975, the Hispanic Scholarship Fund ( HSF) was designed to assist Hispanic American students complete their college education. Scholarships ranging from $1000 to $3,000 are made on a competitive basis to two-year and four-year college students and graduate students of Hispanic heritage.  Eligibility criteria include: be of Hispanic heritage, US citizen or legal permanent resident, cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, enrolled in an accredited college/university as a full time student. Selection is based on academic achievement, financial need, letters of recommendation and personal statement. Applications are available online at: www.hsf.net

    Application deadline: October 15.

  • National Italian American Foundation Scholarships

    The NIAF offers scholarships and grants to outstanding students. Awards are based on academic merit for Italian-American students who demonstrate potential and high academic achievements. The areas of study are open. Scholarship awards range from $2,000 to $12,000 and it can be used to cover tuition only. Applications are available on-line at: http://www.niaf.org/scholarships. Eligibility criteria include: enrollment at an accredited institution during Fall 2011, minimum GPA of 3.5, US citizen, must have at least one ancestor who immigrated from Italy.

    Application deadline: March 2.

  • Single Parent Scholarship

    Druglawsuitsource.com offers two single parent scholarships in the amount of $1000 each. Eligibility criteria include being a single parent raising at least one child, GPA of 2.7 or higher, Students will write an essay explaining career goals and challenges of being a single parent in school. Application information is available at: http://www.druglawsuitsource.com/single-parent-scholarship-2015/

    Application deadline: November 1.

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. Scholarship

    Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. offers two $10,000 scholarships and four $5,000 scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students majoring in biology, chemistry, biochemistry, or other life-science related field.  Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA and be a US citizen or possess appropriate VISA status. Applications are available at: https://www.thermofisher.com/us/en/home/life-science/antibodies/thermo-fisher-scientific-antibody-scholarship-program.html.

    Application deadline: August 1.

  • Veterans United Foundation Scholarship

    The Foundation offers scholarships to students who are surviving spouse or child of a fallen active duty service member or fallen veteran of the Armed Forces of the United States. Applications are available at: http://www.enhancelives.com/scholarships

    Application deadline:  Not specified


Tuition

  • School of Pharmacy Tuition and Fees 2019-20

    Tuition

     

    Annual Tuition

    $38,000 annually years 1-3

    Clinical Rotation

    $5,920 per rotation in 4th year-6 required

    Fees

     

    Application Fee

    $50 supplemental application fee

    Matriculation fee/deposit, non-refundable

    $500 one time fee*

    Records fee

    $40 one time charge

    Laptop (estimate)

    $1,100 one time for first-year students

    Total one-time fees

    $1,690 estimate

    Student Fee

    $705 annual fee

    Parking Fee

    $250 annual fee

    Other Expenses ( Estimates)

     

    Books

    $0-$300 varies by year

    Health Insurance

    $897

    Total Other Expenses

    $1,197 estimate

    *$400 applies to first year tuition

    **health insurance which can be waived for students with proof of private insurance