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Scholarships

A graduate education is more important than ever today, yet paying for one can be a challenge. No one should think that higher education is beyond his or her reach simply because of cost. With the help of federal, state, institutional and private funded scholarships and awards, students are able to achieve their educational goals for the future.

Western University of Health Sciences offers multiple scholarships ranging from $100 to $10,000.


Scholarships for Incoming Students

“Academic Excellence/A Tribute to Caring Scholarships” are designated for incoming students and are based on the student’s outstanding academic achievements as well as their contributions to the community. Based on available funding, Western University will award the following scholarships by program:

 

College Osteopathic Medicine

Pharmacy

Veterinary Medicine

Allied Health Professions-
Physical Therapy

Allied Health Professions-
Physician Assistant

Graduate Nursing

Number of available scholarships

Will vary depending on funding

Will vary depending on funding

Will vary depending on funding

Will vary depending on funding

Will vary depending on funding

Will vary depending on funding

    Optometry                         Will vary depending on funding
     Dentistry                           Will vary depending on funding
     Podiatry                            Will vary depending on funding

 

These scholarships are multi-year, provided a student remains in good academic standing. How does a student apply? No application is required, it will be based on the student’s Admission’s application. Scholarship deadlines will coincide with the admission application deadline for each discipline.


Scholarship Database

The Financial Aid Office at Western University of Health Sciences has created this database to help simplify your scholarship search. Scholarships can be searched by scholarship name, program, deadline date and many other options!

When reviewing the scholarship details you have the option to click “add to my scholarships,” this will create your customized scholarship list. Please provide your WesternU email address to receive application deadline reminders from your scholarship selections.

The scholarship database will be updated throughout the academic year with new opportunities that are found. Students will receive emails regarding new postings that apply to their programs, but we also recommend visiting the website throughout the year for any new information.

Scholarship Search Engine

Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academics, financial need, leadership, campus or community activities, and work experience. They are designed to encourage, reward and assist students in pursuing academic excellence and leadership roles.

Our Scholarship Database will allow you to access numerous scholarship opportunities.

 

 


Loan Repayment/Forgiveness Database

 

The Financial Aid Office at Western University of Health Sciences has created the Loan Repayment/Forgiveness Database to help WesternU students find resources to minimize their student loan debt. Resources can be searched by name, program, deadline date and many other options!

When reviewing the details, you have the option to click “Add this to My List.” This will create your customized list. Please provide your WesternU email address to receive application deadline reminders from your selections.

The Loan Repayment/Forgiveness Database will be updated throughout the academic year with new opportunities that are found. Students will receive emails regarding new postings that apply to their programs, but we also recommend visiting the website throughout the year for any new information.

Our Loan Repayment/Forgiveness Database search engine will allow you to access numerous opportunities