The deadline for submission of applications has passed.
Scholarship award recipients will be determined by March 31, 2017, and will be notified by mail and/or email.
This award will honor the College of Health Sciences student whose essay best exemplifies the significance of our Honor Code to the preparation of healthcare professionals. Applicants must be part-time or full-time degree seeking CHS students enrolled in 2017-18 academic year and be in good standing with a minimum 2.5 cumulative UWM GPA.
To submit an application for this scholarship:
- Please select an honor code-related topic, or personal experience/observation in your field of study and provide a 1 to 2 page written response or reaction. The topic may be along the lines of an opinion to a moral or ethical controversial debate or a comment on an experience/observation to a specific issue surrounding plagiarism, scientific misconduct, conflict of Interest, etc.
NOTE: Your essay can be up to 2 pages, double-spaced, 12-point font and 1-inch margins.
- Complete and sign the Honor Code Cover Sheet.
- Submit your essay and cover sheet along with your completed scholarship application.
- Student must agree to allow CHS to use and modify the submitted summary and/or essay for the purposes of education of students and outreach to the community.
As a College of Health Sciences student, you have many scholarship opportunities available in addition to scholarships through UWM’s Financial Aid Office.
All scholarships require that you submit the application form, student statement, letter of recommendation and résumé (for information on résumé writing visit the Career Planning and Resource Center’s website) If you are claiming financial need, you will also need to submit last year’s Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) from the FAFSA. Some scholarships require that you submit information in addition to these items (e.g., essay, etc.). Please read all information about the scholarship(s) for which you are applying and follow the requirements accordingly.
All materials must be submitted by the deadline. Only fully-completed application packages will be considered by the Scholarship Selection Committee.
For more information, email or call the scholarship contact.
All information provided in this application will be treated confidentially and used only for consideration by the Scholarship Selection Committee. Students who have been found guilty of academic misconduct are not eligible for scholarships. Students must be enrolled in UWM’s College of Health Sciences in the 2017 fall semester to be a scholarship recipient. Availability of some scholarships may be subject to change without notice.