Scholarships

Apply for Scholarships at the Fairbanks School of Public Health

At the IU Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health, we work each day to ensure our students have every opportunity to succeed. We offer several scholarships for current, full-time students in both our undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

Addison Public Health Scholarship

The Addison Public Health Scholarship provides a one-time scholarship of $2,000 to an undergraduate student pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Public Health at the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health. To be eligible for the scholarship, students must be in the final year of the program.

Applicant Qualifications

Full-time undergraduate students pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Public Health enrolled in the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health for the current academic year may apply. Students graduating in May of the current year are not eligible. Selections will be based on academic merit and motivation to complete a degree.

Application Procedure

Please provide a completed application, resume, and a personal statement (600 - 800 words) that is a short summary of your goals after graduating from FSPH and how the scholarship will impact those goals.

Application Due Date: 3/19/19

FSPH Scholarship/Fellowship

The FSPH Scholarship/Fellowship provides three, one-time $2,400 scholarships to full-time graduate students one undergraduate scholarship for $1,000 within the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health. The intent of the award is to help students pursuing a degree defray tuition costs.

Applicant Qualifications

Full-time students who will be enrolled in a degree program in the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health for the current academic year may apply. PhD students and students graduating in May of the current year are not eligible. Students must have a GPA of 3.2 or above on a 4.0 scale in FSPH. Selections will be based on academic merit and motivation to complete a degree. 

Application Procedure

Please provide a completed application, resume, and a personal statement (600 - 800 words) that is a short summary of your goals after graduating from FSPH and how the scholarship will impact those goals.

Application Due Date: 3/19/19

FSPH Study Abroad Scholarship

Through the Study Abroad Scholarship, the Fairbanks School of Public Health offers support to FSPH students enrolled in approved, credit-bearing study abroad programs overseas. Providing scholarships is one way we can help make global learning experiences available to more students.

Applications for this scholarship are not currently being accepted. 

May's Family RISE Scholarship for Men in Public Health

The May's Family RISE Scholarship for Men in Public Health was established to support RISE Scholarship for male undergraduate students at FSPH. As a commitment to diversity, special consideration will be given to underrepresented populations, including but not limited to financially challenged students and/or students with diverse cultural experiences.

Please contact the Office of Scholarship Services at (317) 274-5917 to determine your eligibility for this scholarship. 

May's Family RISE Scholarship for Women in Public Health

The May's Family RISE Scholarship for Women in Public Health was established to support RISE Scholarship for female undergraduate students at FSPH. As a commitment to diversity, special consideration will be given to underrepresented populations, including but not limited to financially challenged students and/or students with diverse cultural experiences.

Please contact the Office of Scholarship Services at (317) 274-5917 to determine your eligibility for this scholarship. 

Outrun the Sun Scholarship

The Outrun the Sun Scholarship will support students who are studying Epidemiology and are interested in working alongside the Epidemiology department on melanoma and skin cancer related research projects. Provided by a $50,000 endowed gift from Outrun the Sun Inc., this scholarship will exist in perpetuity and hopefully inspire young, talented researchers to pursue work on melanoma/skin cancer research. 

Applications for this scholarship are not currently being accepted. 

Learn more about Outrun the Sun. 

Ken & Cindy Stella Scholarship

The Ken & Cindy Stella Scholarship was established in 2008 to support Masters in Health Administration Students who have a record of academic excellence as demonstrated by a minimum GPA of 3.0. All students who apply to the MHA program by the priority deadline, February 15th, will automatically be considered for this scholarship.