Scholars for a Healthy Oregon
Accepting applications for 2017-18 now!
Make a difference with your degree by applying for funding through the Scholars for a Healthy Oregon Initiative (SHOI). Designed with both the student and Oregon workforce in mind, SHOI provides eligible students with a unique opportunity to help address healthcare disparity in the state.
Priority Application Deadlines:
For students meeting the eligibility criteria below, please submit your application by the date below for priority consideration.
DMD, MD, PA: Priority Deadline November 14, 2016
MN: Priority Deadline February 13, 2017
To be eligible for funding under SHOI, students must be admitted to OHSU as an Oregon Resident or Oregon Heritage student for the 2017-18 academic year in one of the following clinical degree programs:
Additional priority consideration will be given to applicants who are:Doctor of Medicine (MD)Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS)Master of Nursing (MN) in:Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse PractitionerFamily Nurse Practitioner
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
- Students who live and/or graduated from an Oregon high school in a rural location or underserved community, or who graduated from one the Technical & Regional Universities (Eastern Oregon University, Oregon Tech, Southern Oregon University or Western Oregon University)
- First generation college students
- Students from a diverse or underrepresented community
To find out more about SHOI, please view the materials provided under the Student Resources section. If you have questions, please contact Anna Tupper at (503) 494-1267 or firstname.lastname@example.org.