Respiratory Therapy Scholarships
Here are some of the Respiratory Therapy scholarships on our site for which you may qualify.
The American Respiratory Care Foundation may award up to $1,000 in memory of Morton B. Duggan, Jr. Applicants/nominees are accepted from all states, with preference given to candidates from Georgia and South Carolina. This award consists of a certificate of recognition, coach airfare, one night's lodging, and registration for the AARC Congress.
Completed application form.
Must provide verification of enrollment in an accredited respiratory care training program.
Must provide official transcript verifying a GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale, or the equivalent.
An original referenced paper on some aspect of respiratory care. The paper should include a cover page giving only the title of the paper. The paper should be devoid of any information such as the applicant's name, address, or school that could provide a bias in the evaluation.
Must provide letters of recommendation from the program director or other senior faculty member and from the medical director or other physician instructor attesting to: a) approval of candidate's paper, b) candidate's worthiness for the award, and c) candidate's potential for a career in the profession of respiratory care.
If you are in need of supplemental assistance for college, the Inaffit, LLC NATUREAL Health Is Greater Than Wealth Scholarship will make it easier for you to achieve your dream! Scholarships are available for high school seniors and undergraduate students that completed two years of college pursuing a degree in medicine, nursing, dental, research, nutrition or other health-related program.
Nurse.org Healthcare Leaders Scholarship
Annual Application Deadline: January 29
Eligibility: Applicants must be 17 or over with a 3.0+ GPA, and enrolled or accepted to a nursing or healthcare-related program. Both graduate and undergraduate students welcome to apply. Must submit a 600-1000 word essay.
Apply Online: http://nurse.org/resources/nurse-practitioner/#scholarship
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The Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship offers $1,500 to a high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student who has demonstrated outstanding achievement, participation and leadership in school activities and work experience, and interest in pursuing a career in the health and fitness related fields. The student may apply and use the money for education-related expenses, including tuition, fees, books, supplies, room, and board. The scholarship is sponsored by Michael Moody Fitness.
The 2017 program will be accepting scholarship applications from August 2nd, 2017 until 1,000 scholarship applications are submitted or July 15th, 2018, whichever comes first. Your scholarship application MUST be one of the first 1,000 submitted by the deadline date.
Applications Accepted: February 10, 2017 - January 29, 2018
Final Award Selection: March 15, 2018
Scholarship Awarded: Spring Quarter 2018
The Healthcare Leaders Scholarship is offered to students entering or currently pursuing an educational program related to nursing or medicine. Applicant must be a US citizen, at least 17 years of age, and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
All applicants must submit a 600 to 1,000-word essay explaining what they hope to accomplish during their career in the medical field and how the scholarship would fulfill those goals. Recommended topics are included in the Personal Essay section.
All applications must be received by January 29th, 2018. Finalists will be notified in February and must provide proof of enrollment and GPA (letters of acceptance, transcripts, etc.) before the scholarship recipient is selected.
Applications will be reviewed by a panel. The winner will be selected based on the criteria set forth in the requirements section of this document.
Once the winner is decided and notified of the award, he/she will receive a mailed 1099-MISC tax form and the check will be delivered to their address. The winner of the scholarship award will be fully responsible for the taxes incurred from receiving the award.
Just Home Medical—the online resource for all your home medical supplies—is proud to announce our first ever JustHomeMedical.com Health Care Leaders Scholarship! As part of our ongoing commitment to helping families maintain healthy lifestyles, we will be awarding a $1,000 scholarship to one health care student. Best of all, we don’t require any boring essays or long application forms. To apply, simply make a video answering the question: "What are your long and short term goals as a future health care leader?"
How to Apply:
Make a video answering the question—What are your long and short term goals as a future health care leader?
Videos must be under 3 minutes. They’ll be judged on creativity and thoughtfulness.
Include our URL somewhere in your video and video description.
Email a link to your video to email@example.com.
In your email, include your full name, school year & what health care program you are/will be attending.
All applications are due by December 31.
The winner must be enrolled in an accredited US school.
The winner must be in some type of health care program, whether they’re studying to be a doctor, nurse, pharmacist, physical therapist, dentist or medical technician. Not sure if you qualify? Just email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The winner must be a legal US resident.
The winner cannot be an employee or relative of JustHomeMedical.com.
Funds will be sent directly to the winner’s school.
By applying, the winner grants us full permission to use their video on our site.
ACLS Certification Institute is offering a 2,500 scholarship to a student enrolled or accepted to medical school, dental school, or nursing school.
We want applicants to submit ideas to improve mental health awareness such as a system they would change, or a service/program that would be helpful.
Applicants must apply by November 30, 2017 with a 30-45 second video of their idea.
Our goal by offering this scholarship is to find effective ways in dealing with the stress/anxiety/depression among medical students and to remove the stigma about receiving mental health treatment.
We invite you to enter the ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program. We will select one top award winner who will receive a $1,000 unrestricted scholarship (unrestricted means you can buy pizza with the award instead of books if you want—the check is in your name).
The winning essay will be posted on ACLSMedicalTraining.com along with the second and third best essays. These two runners-up will receive one complimentary pass to the ACLS Medical Training certification program of their choice (BLS, ACLS, or PALS) valued at $275.
ACLS Medical Training is interested in hearing how you think about providing emergency medical care. You are entering a profession in which you may be called upon to provide basic life support, advanced cardiovascular life support, or pediatric advanced life support. Are you excited? Is this scary? How will you handle the situation when the time comes? If you have already performed lifesaving techniques, what was it like? Did you use the skills you were taught? There are no correct answers—we are looking for honest, compelling essays.
What do I write about?
Write an essay, between 500 and 1000 words, on one the following topics:
If you have assisted someone in a life support situation, describe your role in the process, the emotions or feelings that you experienced, and how the situation was resolved.
If you have not assisted someone in a life support situation, describe how you have prepared (mentally and/or physically) to respond when the event arises. Consider and describe what it might be like to provide basic or advanced life support in an emergency.
How do I Enter?
Write the essay in Microsoft Word file format (doc or docx)
Entries with typos or grammatical errors will not be considered
Submit the essay as an attachment in an email to email@example.com
The filename should include your first initial, last name, and your school name
For example, John Smith who attends nursing school in Austin would use this filename: JSmith_UniversityofTexasatAustin
In your email, include
Name of school
Type of program (e.g., dental school)
Telephone number (we won’t call unless you win)
Submission deadline is 11:59 pm EST on December 31st, 2014.
Who is Eligible?
Any high school senior or college student is eligible to apply. Preference to those currently enrolled in a nationally accredited
Respiratory therapy program
Emergency medical technician program
Must not be an employee of or immediately related to any employee of ACLS Medical Training
It is truly inspiring to see people helping others in need and we salute you for dedicating your life to this purpose.
In recognition of your selflessness, we at ACLS Recertification invite you to join our ACLS Healthcare Training Scholarship Plan and allow us to help you grow and reach your full potential as professionals in this field.
We shall be giving out a $2,000 scholarship to the author of the winning essay and one (1) complimentary pass each to the ACLS Recertification program of their choice (ACLS, BLS, or PALS) valued at $275 to the second and third placers. All three winning entries shall be posted on ACLSRecertification.com.
All you need to do is write a 500 to 1000-word essay telling us how you feel about providing emergency medical care wherein you shall be called to provide life support from the basic to the more advanced cardiac or pediatric life support. Share with us your experience with lifesaving techniques if you have assisted someone in the past, what you did, how you felt and how the situation was resolved. If not, let us know how you will handle being in these lifesaving situations in the future as well as what kind of preparation you have undertaken to be able to do so.
Don't worry, we are not going to judge it based on ACLS correctness. Instead, we shall evaluate it based on your sincerity, persuasiveness and the overall cohesion and effectiveness of your essay.
How to Join
Your essay must be in a Microsoft Word file (doc or docx) with its filename containing your last name; first initial and name of your school (e.g. smith_g_harvard). Please check your essays thoroughly as we will not be entertaining entries with grammatical errors and typos.
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your essay as an attachment and the following details on the actual email content:
Contact Information in case you win (Home Address; Email Address and Telephone number)
Name of School
Type of Program
Deadline of submission is on or before 11:59 of December 31 EST
Who can Join
Any college student can join this contest, preferably those currently enrolled in:
Emergency Medical Technician Program
Respiratory Therapy Program
Employees of ACLS Recertification and our affiliates and employee relatives up to the third degree of consanguinity are prohibited from joining this contest.
All entries submitted become the sole property of ACLS Recertification
Proof of enrollment at a qualifying academic institution may be requested by ACLS Recertification prior to awarding the scholarship and other prizes to the winners
Only one entry per person is allowed.
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