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Physical Education Scholarships

Here are some of the Physical Education scholarships on our site for which you may qualify.

Charles R. Gish Memorial Fund

Applicants must be majoring in Physical Education, have promising average grade level, be from northwest Kansas area and show financial need.

CANFit Graduate Scholarship

Criteria: 1. Must be enrolled in an approved masters level or doctoral graduate program in Nutrition, Public Health Nutrition, or Physical Education or and American Dietetic Association approved pre-professional practice program at an accredited university in California. 2. Must have 12-15 units of graduate course work completed. 3. Must have a 3.0 GPA. 4. Must be a minority. Contact Information: Students interested in applying for this scholarship should view http://www.canfit.org/scholarships.html for more information and an application form.

The Rowland Scholarship

Special Qualifications: • Applicant must be an undergraduate student at UW-Oshkosh pursuing a degree in physical education.Other Requirements: • Please contact Susan Polzin, UW Oshkosh Department of Physical Education and Health Promotion

CANFit Undergraduate Scholarship

Criteria: 1. Must be enrolled in an approved bachelors level program in Nutrition, Physical Education, or Culinary Arts at an accredited (WASC) college or university of California. 2. Must have 50 semester units of college credits. 3. Must have a 2.5 GPA. 4. Must be a minority. Contact Information: Students interested in applying for this scholarship should view http://www.canfit.org/scholarships.html for more information and an application form.

Ted Hucklebridge Scholarship

Criteria: 1. Must be pursuing a degree in Health, Physical Education, Recreation or Dance. 2. Must be a full-time student (12+ units/semester). 3. Must have a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA. 4. Must be a CAHPERD member for a minimum of 60 days prior to application. Contact Information: Students interested in applying for this scholarship should view http://www.cahperd.org/awards_scholarships/index.html#Student for more information and an application form.

CANFit Program Scholarships

NUTRITION, PHYSICAL EDUCATION, AND CULINARY ARTS STUDENTS Undergraduate and graduate scholarships are available for African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American, Pacific Islander or Latino/Hispanic students expressing financial need to study nutrition, physical education, or culinary arts in the state of California. Checks will be mailed to the educational institution and are to be used toward tuition and fees. By providing undergraduate and graduate scholarships, the CANFit Program hopes to encourage more students to consider careers that will improve adolescent nutrition and fitness. GRADUATE APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS Enrollment in an approved masters level or doctoral graduate program in Nutrition, Public Health Nutrition, or Physical Education; or American Dietetic Association Approved Pre professional Practice Program at an accredited university in California 12-15 units of graduate course work completed and verified with an official copy of university transcript and a 3.0 or better GPA (cumulative) Minority student affiliation of African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American, Pacific Islander or Latino/Hispanic ethnicity UNDERGRADUATE APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS Enrollment in an approved bachelors level program in Nutrition or Physical Education at an accredited (WASC) university in California 50 semester units (or equivalent) of college credits completed with an official copy of college transcript and a 2.5 or better GPA (cumulative) Minority student affiliation of African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American, Pacific Islander or Latino/Hispanic ethnicity CULINARY ARTS APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS Enrollment in Culinary Arts college in Califonia Minority student affiliation of African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American, Pacific Islander or Latino/Hispanic ethnicity Completed units (or equivalent) of college credits not necessary to apply.

Wade C. Wilson Scholarship

College/Department: Applied Sciences & Arts - Human Performance Awards are made to one individual for one academic year, one-half at the beginning of the first semester and the remainder at the beginning of the second semester; individual must be full-time in the academic year in which the scholarship is awarded; major must be kinesiology; cumulative GPA minimum of 2.75; community involvement and professional commitment, extracurricular activities, sound moral character.

Sue Grigsby Scholarship

$750 award is available to an undergraduate Kinesiology major with a minimum 3.00 GPA, demonstrated academic promise, good citizenship, and ethics as determined by the scholarship committee. Must have completed at least 30 semester units and no more than 95 semester units at Humboldt State University. Students interested should submit a letter of application explaining how he/she meets the criteria listed. A current resume is also required.

James Echols Scholarship

Criteria: 1. Must be pursuing a degree in Health, Physical Education, Recreation or Dance. 2. Must have completed (or be enrolled in) a minimum of 60 semester/90 quarter units of college work. 3. Must be a resident of California and attend a California 2 or 4 year college/university. 4. Must have a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA. 5. Must be a CAHPERD member for a minimum of 60 days prior to application. Contact Information: Students interested in applying for this scholarship should view http://www.cahperd.org/awards_scholarships/index.html#Student for more information and an application form.

Walt McPherson/Coaches Scholarship

College/Department: Applied Sciences & Arts - Human Performance Applicant should be an upper division student with a cumulative GPA of 2.8, majoring in kinesiology/physical education K-12 teaching.

Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship - Undergraduate Students

Criteria for Application: 1. Applicant must be a current member of SHAPE America. Undergraduate students may join at the time of application. 2. Applicant must be majoring in the field of health, physical education, recreation or dance. 3. Applicant must have college junior or senior class standing at a baccalaureate-granting college/university (completed a minimum of 60 semester/90 quarter units of college courses). 4. Applicant must have a minimum grade point average of 3.5 overall on a 4.0 grade point scale. GPA scores from all institutions attended in pursuit of applicant's current degree must be factored into the overall GPA. 5. Applicant must be a first time Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship recipient. Criteria for Selection 1. Scholastic proficiency 2. Evidence of leadership 3. School, community, professional activity/service 4. Character attributes Application Procedures The following materials (see website for more information) must be submitted electronically or by mail by October 15. Incomplete applications and those not strictly adhering to the directions for submission will not be considered.

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