Public Health Scholarship Program


Public Health Scholarship Program at USCB

Student Walking by Map WallThe University of South Carolina Beaufort's Public Health Scholarship program provides future and current degree seeking health professionals with scholarships to finish their bachelor’s degree in public health.

Students with a strong interest in caring for medically underserved communities across the continuum of care and promote diversity within the profession to address health outcomes with cultural sensitivity are encouraged to apply. To be eligible to renew their scholarship, students must maintain a 2.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale or equivalent.

Scholarship Eligibility

A 2.5 or C+ average is required for scholarships. To receive and maintain the scholarship, you must remain a Public Health major at USCB.

Public Health Program Scholarships are awarded based upon a cumulative review of a candidate's scholarship application and submitted work.

Public Health Scholarship Program's Application Requirements

USCB PUBLIC HEALTH Scholarship Application 

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  • Brief Statement: (300 words) by the applicant that highlights their interest in graduating and pursuing a career in the public health field. (The Statement is included in the Application).
  • Applicants complete a brief survey.      

Complete here

Scholarship Criteria

  • Minimum 2.5 GPA required to apply.
  • Applications submitted before Nov 18 will be given priority for spring 2023 semester.
  • Applicants who do not follow the guidelines and/or are missing any of the three requirements will not be considered for review.

Applications are reviewed by the Public Health Scholarship committee. Selected recipients will receive an award notification by email.