College of Education & Health Professions
For an application and more information on these scholarships, contact the COEHP SAFE Office, 706.565.1433 / Frank Brown Hall, Rm. 2000.
AFLAC Teacher Education Scholarship
The AFLAC Teacher Education Scholarship will award $2,500 per year to support educational expenses associated with enrollment in a teacher education undergraduate or graduate program offered by the CSU College of Education and Health Professions.
Richard L. Duncan and Dr. Frances M. Duncan Scholarship Endowment for the Physically Disabled
Awarded to a U.S. citizen, full time enrolled undergraduate or graduate student with a cumulative GPA of 3.25.
Award: Up to $4,000 per year for full-time enrollment.
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Witt Family Scholarship
Awarded to undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing education degrees. Priority will be given to freshmen and upper classmen who maintain a
3.0 GPA. Award: Educational expenses up to the cost of tuition and fees
Kinetic Federal Credit Union/L.B. Hickson Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Muscogee Education Association (MEA) Federal Credit Union to assist their members by providing scholarships for school teachers who desire to pursue additional coursework beyond the baccalaureate degree in the field of education at Columbus State University.
For an application and more information on this scholarship, contact Dr. Margie Yates (706-507-8507).
Turner College of Business:
Sam L. Weil and Jeanne A. Weil Endowment—Awarded to talented students pursuing a course of study in the D. Abbott Turner College of Business.
Judge John S. Averill Scholarship - Awarded to a full-time graduate student enrolled in the MBA program.
National Association of Purchasing Managers Scholarship Endowment—Awarded to a student who is enrolled in the D. Abbott Turner College of Business with a 3.00 GPA or higher.
Linda U. Hadley Scholarship Endowment
For more scholarship information in the Turner College of Business, contact Kate Hargrove at 706-507-8186 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Health Related Scholarships:
Healthline's vision is to create a stronger, healthier world. To support that vision, we are launching our inaugural scholarship program for college students pursing higher education. Healthline is proud to be awarding two $10,000 scholarships to students enrolled in graduate school for the 2017 Fall semester. Our two winners will have an opportunity to submit their plans (within 12 months of the award date) describing how they will impact this year's focus community, type 2 diabetes. The plans may contain video, article, survey results, photo gallery — whatever best depicts how each individual's work is having a positive impact. Winners will also have the chance to be published on Healthline.com. Healthline reaches over 60 million people each month, so this is a unique opportunity for a student to have a chance to be a published author or byline content contributor on a major publisher. For eligibility requirements and how to apply, go to: http://www.healthline.com/health/scholarship-program.
Application period: May 15-June 20, 2017 / Winners notified: August 1, 2017 / Scholarship checks issued: August 2017
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