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Need-Based Scholarships

The College offers endowed scholarships to current pharmacy students. Criteria include financial need, academic achievement, extracurricular activities, leadership abilities and community involvement.

Rite Aid Endowed Student Scholarship (7213900)

Qualifications:
The recipient(s) of the Rite Aid Endowed Student Scholarship must have a minimum GPA 2.75 and demonstrate financial need (as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid). The recipient(s) will possess proven leadership skills, have pharmacy experience, and have an interest practicing community pharmacy.

Required Application Materials:
As part of the application process, students must be prepared to submit a personal statement, which addresses their leadership skills, their pharmacy experience, and their interest in practicing community pharmacy. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

Ron J. Burnettte Endowed Student Scholarship (7113700)

Qualifications:

The Ron J. Burnette Endowed Student Scholarship is awarded to a deserving student(s) who has an interest in pharmacy informatics; however, primary consideration shall be need based, as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid. In cases where all other factors are equal, the recipient chosen shall be from North Georgia.

Required Application Materials:

As part of the application process, students must be prepared to submit a personal statement which addresses their interest in pharmacy informatics. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

Bobby and Becky Burnley Endowed Student Scholarship (7222200)

Qualifications:

The purpose of this fund is to provide a need-based scholarship for a student in the College.  Need will be determined by the University of Georgia Office of Student Financial Aid.

Required Application Materials:

As part of the application process, students must present a picture to the committee of who you are. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

Ron Cain Endowed Student Scholarship in Pharmacy (7226300)

Qualifications:

The purpose of the fund is to provide support to a student(s) in the College of Pharmacy who exhibits an entrepreneurial spirit and a desire to own their own pharmacy business. Recipient(s) should be in their second, third, or fourth year and be in need of financial assistance, as determined by the University of Georgia Office of Student Financial Aid.

Required Application Materials:

As part of the application process, students must be prepared to submit a personal statement, which addresses their entrepreneurial spirit and a desire to own their own pharmacy business.  Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

Amy A. Panter Memorial Scholarship (7214600)

Qualifications:
The recipient of the Amy A. Panter Memorial Scholarship may be a 2nd, 3rd, or 4th year student in the College of Pharmacy and must demonstrate financial need (as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid).

Required Application Materials:

As part of the application process, students must present a picture to the committee of who you are. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

Kwaku M. Fenin Endowed Student Scholarship (7216000)

Qualifications:
The Kwaku M. Fenin Endowed Student Scholarship is awarded annually to 2nd year students in the College of Pharmacy who have an interest in Retail Pharmacy and who demonstrate financial need (as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid).

Required Application Materials:
As part of the application process, students must be prepared to submit a personal statement, which addresses their interest (and any applicable experience) in Retail Pharmacy. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

William F. “Dobby” Nathaniel Distinguished Student Scholarship (7233900)

Qualifications:
The annual recipients of the William F. “Dobby” Nathaniel Distinguished Student Scholarship are students in the College of Pharmacy who possess good morals, high standards, and financial need (as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid).

Required Application Materials:
As part of the application process, students must be prepared to submit a personal statement in which they reflect on their good morals and high standards and the ways in which these characteristics are necessary for the successful practice of pharmacy.  Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

William T. “Billy” Wolfe Student Scholarship (7238200)

Qualifications:
Recipients of the William T. “Billy” Wolfe Student Scholarship are students in the College of Pharmacy who demonstrate financial need (as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid).

Required Application Materials:

As part of the application process, students must present a picture to the committee of who you are. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

George and Mary Elrod Scholarship Endowment for Student Assistance (7239400)

Qualifications:
Recipients of the George W. Elrod Scholarship Endowment for Student Assistance are students in the College of Pharmacy who demonstrate financial need as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Required Application Materials:

As part of the application process, students must present a picture to the committee of who you are. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

Lake Family Scholarship (7240900)

Qualifications:
The recipients of the Lake Family Scholarship are 2nd, 3rd, or 4th year students in the College of Pharmacy who exhibit high moral standards, character with leadership qualities, and have a professional appearance modeling values of a pharmacist. Recipients of this award must also demonstrate financial need as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Required Application Materials:
As part of the application process, students must be prepared to submit a personal statement in which they reflect on their moral standards and leadership qualities and how these characteristics contribute to success in the pharmacy profession. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

Students who apply for the Lake Family Scholarship must also provide a letter of support from an employer, supervisor, or faculty member. This letter should address the student’s professional appearance and the ways in which he/she models the values of a pharmacist. 

 

Pamela R. Bramlett Endowed Scholarship (7244500)

Qualifications:
The annual recipients of the Pamela R. Bramlett Endowed Scholarship are students in the College of Pharmacy who maintain at least a “C” average and who demonstrate financial need as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Required Application Materials:

As part of the application process, students must present a picture to the committee of who you are. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

 

Herbert W. Hatton Endowed Scholarship (7246000)

Qualifications:
To be eligible for the Herbert W. Hatton Endowed Scholarship, the recipient should be a second year student in the College program who has maintained a 3.0 GPA, and has a need for financial aid as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Required Application Materials:

As part of the application process, students must present a picture to the committee of who you are. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

Oh Family Scholarship

Qualifications:

The recipient of the Oh Family Scholarship must be an international student entering his or her 2nd, 3rd, or 4th year of the professional pharmacy program who has financial need as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Required Application Materials:

As part of the application process, students must present a picture to the committee of who you are. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

Wayne C. Olson Scholarship (7253600)

Qualifications:
The Wayne C. Olson Scholarship was established to provide support for deserving students within the College of Pharmacy based on financial need. In order to qualify for the Wayne C. Olson Scholarship, applicants must demonstrate financial need as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Required Application Materials:

As part of the application process, students must present a picture to the committee of who you are. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

Kaiser Permanente Pharmacy Scholarship (7266300)

Qualifications:
The Kaiser Permanente Pharmacy Scholarship is awarded annually to students who are committed to the improvement of the health of their community and who demonstrate a need for financial assistance as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Required Application Materials:
As part of the application process, students must be prepared to submit a personal statement in which they reflect upon their beliefs regarding the ways in which pharmacists contribute to the improvement of health in the communities where they practice. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

Sharon B. Deason Endowed Student Scholarship (7274600)

Qualifications:
The Sharon B. Deason Endowed Student Scholarship is awarded to 3rd and/or 4th year students in the College of Pharmacy who are Georgia residents, who are involved in community pharmacy programs, and who have a demonstrated financial need as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Required Application Materials:
As part of the application process, students must be prepared to submit a personal statement, in which they reflect on the unique professional opportunities available in the practice of community pharmacy. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

Robert I. and Angela M. Thompson Endowed Student Scholarship (7275600)

Qualifications:
The Robert I. and Angela M. Thompson Endowed Student Scholarship is awarded to 3rd and/or 4th year students in the College of Pharmacy. The recipient must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, demonstrate financial need as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid, have an interest in practicing in a community setting, demonstrate strong interpersonal skills, a solid work ethic and be active in service to others.

Required Application Materials:
As part of the application process, students must be prepared to submit a personal statement, which addresses their interpersonal skills, their work ethic, their service activities, and their interest in practicing community pharmacy. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

Students who apply for the Robert I. and Angela M. Thompson Endowed Student Scholarship must also provide a letter of support from an employer, supervisor, or faculty member. This letter should address the student’s interpersonal skills, work ethic, and interest in practicing community pharmacy. 

Amy and Glenn Morgan Endowed Student Scholarship (7276500)

Qualifications:
The Amy and Glenn Morgan Endowed Student Scholarship is awarded to students in the College of Pharmacy who demonstrate financial need as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid, including but not limited to the exhaustion of HOPE eligibility. Preference is given to those students who have completed their pre-pharmacy curriculum outside of the Athens campus of UGA and who maintain a paying job, with no priority resulting from employment hours worked over a particular interval.

Required Application Materials:
As part of the application process, students must be prepared to submit a personal statement, which outlines their pre-pharmacy academics and their current employment experiences. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.

Students who apply for the Amy and Glenn Morgan Endowed Student Scholarship must also provide a letter from their employer, verifying current employment. 

Andre Mackey Scholarship Fund (7155600)

Qualifications:

The recipient of the Andre Mackey Scholarship Fund must be interested in community pharmacy, involved in professional and/or student organizations, and must be employed at least part time during the semester for which they apply for the scholarship, preferably in a position that prepares them for a pharmacy career.

Required Application Materials:

As part of the application process, students must be prepared to submit a personal statement which expresses reasons for their interest in community pharmacy. Describe your financial situation. Justify why you are seeking aid. Describe how you would benefit from the financial aid.