Catherine B Junge Scholarship
The recipient must be a member and be a local, regional, state, or national officer of HOSA-Future Health Professionals.
Applicants must be enrolled in a secondary, postsecondary, or college/university Health Science Education program.
The applicant may be a high school senior with proof of acceptance into further education for a health career, or an enrolled student in a postsecondary (community/technical/junior college) or university/collegiate Health Science Education program.
The applicant's student advisor must be a member of ACTE National.
All applications must be entered online by March 21, 2019 for acceptance and review by the Health Science Education Division of ACTE. Please make sure to check your application for grammatical correctness before submitting. See below for a list of application requirements (incomplete applications will not be accepted):
Proof of enrollment/acceptance into a Health Science program
Transcript of grades
Leadership Activities: Submit a list of activities including offices held, awards and honors, and student organization involvement.
Community Involvement: Describe community service, volunteer experience, church related activities, etc.
Essay: Submit a 350-700 word essay describing contributions you expect to make to the health profession and why you should be selected as the recipient of the HSTE scholarship.
Letters of reference: Each application requires three (3) letters of reference. Reference letters may be provided by any of the following: a teacher, advisor, principal, director of the HSE program, employer, or any source other than a relative. References should document applicant's scholarship, leadership abilities, interpersonal skills, integrity and potential in the health profession.
NOTE: the online system will collect the letters directly from the references; applicants will only need to enter the names and email addresses of each reference before submitting their applications (view the application instructions for details). Deadline to receive all letters is April 1, 2019.