NAPPSA is pleased to announce competition for the 2016 NAPPSA/H. D. Smith Scholarship. H. D. Smith is the leading, privately-held national supplier of healthcare products and business solutions. This scholarship of $1,000 is available to all NAPPSA student members who have paid 2016 annual dues as of the time of application deadline. The applicant must be enrolled in a Pharm. D. or graduate program relevant to pharmaceutical sciences and in a university in USA, and must be a full-time student in good standing as defined by that institution. All students in the professional or graduate program are eligible to apply. He or she must submit the following to be considered:
· An essay of 500 words or less. Applications with essays over 500 words will not be considered. The essay should reflect applicant’s personal story including reasons why the applicant believes he or she should be selected, participation in NAPPSA activities, how NAPPSA helps in applicant’s professional growth, applicant’s vision of the NAPPSA of tomorrow, and professional activities outside of NAPPSA.
· Names and contact information (email and telephone) of two academic references.
· Current transcript that reflects performance since matriculation into a Pharm. D. or graduate program. An unofficial transcript is acceptable as long as it is printed from the school’s website or is a copy of the official transcript.
The application receipt deadline is February 29, 2016. We anticipate making the award by March 2016. The essay, reference information and transcript must be sent electronically as one pdf document (preferably in that order) directly to Ms. Charlene Mayes, firstname.lastname@example.org. For further information, please contact Ms. Mayes at the NAPPSA office (513-641-3300).
NAPPSA, 483 Northland Blvd, Cincinnati, OH 45240, 513-641-3300