The Paul Ambrose Scholars Program prepares public health and clinical health professions students to address population health challenges at the national and community level. This program seeks to meet the current and future health needs of the public by providing mini-grant funds to implement a Healthy People 2020 Leading Health Indicators project within a student's community or at their academic institution. Since 2002, more than 500 students from over 160 academic institutions have become Paul Ambrose Scholars
Scholars are selected through a competitive application process. Applicants must be a current student in one of the following areas of graduate study at an accredited institution within the United States:
|Allopathic Medicine||Entering Years 2-4 in Fall 2014|
|Dentistry||Entering Years 2-4 in Fall 2014|
|Graduate Physician Assistant|
|Osteopathic Medicine|| Entering years 2-4 in Fall 2014|
|Pharmacy|| Entering year 3 or 4 of professional pharmacy program in Fall 2014|
|Physical Therapy (D.P.T.)|
|Public Health||APTR Member Programs Only|
Review the APTR Council of Graduate Programs in Public Health database to determine if your public health program qualifies for eligibility
Applicants graduating in 2014 are not eligible
for the program. Only candidates who can commit to attending each symposium day in full (June 20-22, 2014 in Washington, DC) should apply. All applicants receive equal consideration without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, political affiliation, age, sexual orientation or any other non-merit factor.
For more information
Contact the Training Program Department
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