American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance/Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship

Three award for undergraduate students and two for graduate students in January of each year. Must be majoring in the field of health, physical education, recreation or dance. Undergraduate awards are in the amount of $1,250 each and graduate awards are in the amount of $1,750 each. Recipients also receive a complimentary three-year AAHPERD membership. Applicant must be current member of AAHPERD.

Award Information

Award Amount
$1,250 - $1,750
Number of Awards
5
Application Deadline
October 15
Available to Class Level
Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3.5
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Recreation, Parks, Leisure Studies, Sports-Related/Exercise Science
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Secretary to Chief Executive Officer
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
Address
1900 Association Drive
City, State, Zip
Reston, VA , 20191
Telephone
(703) 476-3405
E-mail
dcallis@aahperd.org
Website
Website

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