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 the Association on American Indian Affairs Scholarship site.
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 the Bryon Riesch Paralysis Foundation Scholarship site.
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,
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 the Eraser Clinic Laser Tattoo Removal Scholarship site.
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 the Hispanic Scholarship Fund site.
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 The National Italian American Foundation site. 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 the Drug Lawsuit Source Scholarships page.
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 the Thermo Fisher Scientific Antibody Scholarship Program site.
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 the Veterans United Foundation Scholarship site.
Application deadline: Not specified
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 One-Time Fees Matriculation Fee/Deposit, Non-Refundable $600 one time fee* Records Fee $40 one time charge Laptop (Estimate) $1,100 one time for first-year students Total One-Time Fees $1,740 (Estimated) Annual Fees Student Fee $705 Parking Fee $250 Other Expenses (Estimated) Books $0-$300 varies by year Health Insurance $897** Total Other Expenses $897 - $1,197 varies by year
*$400 applies to first year tuition
**Health insurance can be waived for students with proof of private insurance.