Funding Your Education
There are many scholarships, internships and fellowships for students interested in environmental public health careers. Below is a list of scholarships that may apply to you. There are many paths to take in pursuing a career in environmental health. Some of the scholarships are related to careers in the environment, environmental health and public health. This is not a list of all scholarships available. Always utilize the financial aid office of the college you plan to attend for more information on financial aid/scholarships.
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This site provides scholarship links free for all users to browse and find scholarships that apply to them.
This site provides links to a variety of environmental scholarships and schools offering
American Water Works Association provides links to a variety of environmental scholarships
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund is the nation's largest provider of college financial aid for Latino students
The AISES mission is to increase substantially the representation of American Indian and Alaskan Natives in engineering, science and other related technology disciplines via scholarships and internships
The Sallie Mae Fund sponsors several scholarship programs and supports hundreds of college scholarships.
Daughters of the American Revolution provides links to specific scholarships and American Indian Scholarships
California Environmental Health Association is dedicated to improving the quality of life and health through Environmental Education and Protection by providing various scholarships
Institute for Sustainability offers a variety Environmental Health related scholarships by state
The National Environmental Health Association and the American Academy of Sanitarians offer scholarships for studies toward a Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Health or Post Graduate Degree in Environmental Health Sciences and/or Public Health
Society for the Advancement of Hispanics/Chicanos & Native Americans in Science All scholarship listings found on this page are specifically targeted at providing underrepresented minorities with support in their pursuit of educational opportunities in the sciences
Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities HACU applauds your initiative in searching for a scholarship! We hope that we will be able to assist you in defraying some of your college expenditures.
National Science Foundation Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics NSF funds research and education in most fields of science and engineering
The American Society of Safety Engineers Awards scholarships, internships and fellowships to students and faculty pursuing safety and health studies in accredited college and university degree programs
American Water Resources Association: Richard A. Herbert Memorial Scholarship Endowment-Memorial Fund to be used for the enhancement of education in water resources
Morris Udall Scholarship In 2010, the Foundation expects to award 80 scholarships of up to $5000 and 50 honorable mentions of $350 to sophomore and junior level college students committed to careers related to the environment, tribal public policy, or Native American health care
Jack Hatlen Environmental Health Undergraduate scholarship at the University of Washington
2009 Bruce Bomier Environmental, Health, & Safety Scholarship Program offered by the Institute for Environmental Assessment to EHS students
Louisiana Environmental Health Association Scholarships
Indian Health Services offers American Indian/Alaska Native students three different scholarship options
Colorado Environmental Health Association offers a scholarship to a student of Colorado State University studying Environmental Health and another scholarship to participants in the State Science Fair
Bill Spaniol Memorial Scholarship Kansas Environmental Health Association
Scholarships for Environmental Health majors at East Tennessee State University
Offers several scholarships to Environmental Health students at University of Minnesota
Washington State Envrionmental Health Association offers two scholarships to students pursuing advanced degrees in EH
Florida Environmental Health Association Educational Scholarship Program offers educational scholarships to students pursuing an environmental health career
Environmental Health Science Scholarships for East Central University students
Michigan Environmental Health Association Annual Educational Scholarship Award MEHA is a professional organization whose main goal is to promote environmental health through education and offers scholarships to Michigan students in EH
Texas Environmental Health Association Environmental Health Scholarship for students attending an accredited institution in Texas
Virginia Environmental Health Association Scholarship Fund offers enrolled at an accredited college or university in an Environmental program accredited by the environmental health accreditation council
Bay Area Environmental Safety Group BAESG supports scholarships for students enrolled in local EH&S Degree programs
Massachusetts Environmental Health Association offers a scholarship that The applicant must be enrolled in an accredited institution or college listed in the United States Department of Education Directory, pursuing an accredited academic study that will qualify him/her for a career in Environmental Health
Delta/VPPPA Safety, Health and Environmental Scholarship
Designed to recognize students who actively engage in occupational safety, health and/or environmental outreach in their school, community and/or workplace
Ohio Environmental Protection Agency offers a scholarship program for university students in environmental science and engineering in Ohio
Hawai'i Community Foundation's scholarship program consists of over 150 different scholarship funds established by generous individuals, families, businesses or organizations to assist Hawai'i's residents in obtaining a college education.
Oregon Environmental Health Association: The scholarship is open to college students pursuing degrees in Environmental Health, Environmental Science, Public Health, Biology, Chemistry, Zoology, Soils Science, or related fields where an internship or independant study project is required to meet degree requirements.
Georgia Environmental Health Association offers 3 scholarships to students studying Environmental Health/Science at specific Universities in Georgia
Burl Cockrell Memorial Scholarship requires that applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university. Preference will be given to those applicants that have
chosen major coursework in an environmental and/or public health related field.
New Jersey Environmental Health Association offers 3 scholarships to students enrolled in undergraduate, graduate or post-graduate Environmental/Public Health degree programs in NJ, NY or PA, or the Rutgers Environmental Public Health course