scholarships - esoh program

Environmental Health Scholarships

The Ohio Environmental Health Association (OEHA) provides qualified students the opportunity to apply or The George Eagle Memorial Scholarship.  This Scholarship consists of a $2,000 cash award granted to one undergraduate, and one graduate student annually.

Application Deadline is February 28, 2014.

Eligibility Requirements


  • Ohio resident
  • Enrolled as a sophomore, junior or senior in a program leading to a baccalaureate degree in environmental health or a related field (biology, environmental science, environmental management, etc.)
  • Express intent to become employed in environmental health in Ohio following graduation.


  • An OEHA member in good standing for two consecutive years prior to applying for the scholarship.
  • Registered Sanitarian in the State of Ohio
  • Minimum of three years experience in environmental health field
  • Currently enrolled in a graduate program, with at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Enrolled in M.S.E.S., M.S.E.H., M.E.S.I., M.S.E.P.H., M.P.H., or other environmental health graduate degree program approved by the scholarship committee.
  • College tation Couor University must be an accredited school of higher learning.
  • A personal interview will be required of the top three applicants a determined by the scholarship committee.

For more information, visit Ohio Environmental Health Association

National Environmental Health Association and

American Association of Sanitarians Scholarship Opportunity

The NEHA/AAS Scholarship program is to encourage early commitment by students to a career in EH and to stimulate past and present graduates to pursue postgraduate studies in EH sciences.  The program offers financial assistance to individuals with a demonstratable need, and serves to introduce adequately trained professionals into the EH workforce.


Undergraduate - The undergraduate scholarships are available to students who are enrolled in an approved four-year college or university that is either accredited by the Environmental Health Accreditation Council (EHAC) or is a NEHA Educational or Sustaining Member School (Environmental Health Accreditation Council) accredited colleges/universities and NEHA Educational and Sustaining Member Schools.

Graduate - The graduate scholarship is available to those students or career professionals who are enrolled in a graduate program at a recognized college or university with a declared curriculum

in EH sciences.


There will be two awards presented, one $2,000 award to one graduate student and three $1,000 awards to each of three undergraduate students.

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Submit Application to:

NEHA/AAS Scholarship

Cindy Dimmitt

7290 S. Colorado Blvd., Ste. 1000-N

Denver, CO 80246-1926


Contact: Cindy Dimmitt

NEHA Scholarship Liaison

Phone: 303-756-9090, ext. 300