This scholarship supports graduate, doctoral, and professional students in medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, pharmacy, or physical therapy in their final academic year.
The ASCEND Scholarship fund provides $9,500 in tuition for the final academic year and is available to graduate, doctoral, and professional students pursuing a degree in the following areas of study:
Recipients should have a desire to work in the United States and contribute in a meaningful way to their community.
Recipients will be strongly encouraged to attend ASCEND career development events initiated by Triad Healthcare Recruiting.
The Office of the Vice President for Health Sciences presents the award.
$9,500, awarded in equal amounts during the fall and spring semesters.
Applicants must be:
Submit a completed application to the Office of the Vice President for Health Sciences.
Applications for the ASCEND Scholarship will be accepted starting in May 2022.
Successful applicants will be notified in writing.
If you have questions about the ASCEND Scholarship, please contact: