The Educational Scholarship program is one of many avenues through which FEHA promotes education and professionalism in the field of Environmental Health. This program is designed to offer scholarships to students interested in pursuing a career in the field of Environmental Health, or to enhance an existing career in Environmental Health. Minimum scholarship amounts of $500 each are awarded to selected, qualified applicants who meet the following criteria:
Applicant must be a enrolled in an accredited college or university.
Applicant’s course of study must be in pursuit of an administrative or scientific discipline that relates to a career in environmental health and/or enhances an existing career in environmental or public health.
Applicant must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
Applicant must submit 2 letters of recommendation from an employer, colleague, professional affiliate, etc
Applicant must submit proof of enrollment and major/course of study, and official transcripts with GPA
Applicant must be a member of FEHA in good standing.
High School Seniors:
Applicants that are high school seniors may submit a college acceptance letter with proof of enrollment into an environmental health or public health program in an accredited college or university. Applicant must also submit official high school transcripts showing a GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
All Scholarship award recipients must be present at the Annual Education Meeting (AEM) Awards lunch to receive their award.
***The 2021 AEM will be held virtually. The scholarship award recipient must be online during the member meeting (Date & Time T.B.A.)
Send completed applications to: Trisha Dall, Chairperson
FEHA SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE
702 Dixie Street
Crestview, FL 32536