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Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
Health Professions Education Foundation
400 R Street
Suite 460
Sacramento, CA 95811-6213
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a California community college or university and be studying one of the following programs: medical imaging, occupational therapy, physical therapy, respiratory care, social work, pharmacy and diagnostic medical sonography, pharmacy technician, medical laboratory technologist, surgical technician or ultrasound technician. Those selected will complete a one-year service contract or work volunteer hours in a medically underserved area of California. Financial need, work experience, academic achievement and community involvement are considered. Preference is given to those who expect to graduate within two years of application.

Amount: Up to $8,000
Deadline: February 28
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Health Careers Scholarship
Sponsor: International Order of the King's Daughters and Sons
P.O. Box 1040
Chautauqua, NY 14722
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students pursuing a career in medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy, physical or occupational therapy or medical technologies. R.N. students and those pursuing an M.D. or D.D.S must have completed at least one year of schooling at an accredited institution. All others must be entering at least their third year of school. Pre-med students are not eligible. Applicants must be U.S. or Canadian citizens.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available by sending a self-addressed, stamped legal size envelope.

Health Professional Loan Repayment
Sponsor: Washington Student Achievement Council
917 Lakeridge Way SW
Olympia, WA 98502
Eligibility: Applicants must be employed, or be under contract to be employed, at an eligible site, provide proof of eligible student debt, provide primary care and sign a contract to serve for at least three years. Applicants may apply for a fourth and fifth year award of up to $25,000 per year based on debt remaining. Eligible professions are physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner, licensed nurse, midwife, pharmacist, dentist or dental hygienist.

Amount: Up to $75,000
Deadline: April 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Karos Family Fund
Sponsor: Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation
229 East Martin Street, Suite 4
Martinsburg, WV 25401
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Berkeley County and plan on attending a college or university in West Virginia. Students must plan on a career as a pharmacist. Scholarship may be renewable.

Amount: $700
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Language Grants
Sponsor: Blakemore Foundation
1201 Third Avenue
Suite 4900
Seattle, WA 98101
Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.

NCPA Foundation Presidential Scholarship
Sponsor: National Community Pharmacists Association
NCPA Foundation
100 Daingerfield Road
Alexandria, VA 22314
Eligibility: Applicants must be student members of NCPA and enrolled in a U.S. school or college of pharmacy full-time. Selection is based on academic achievement and leadership.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.