The School of Allied Health Professions at Loma Linda University has a proud tradition of supporting student success - and scholarships are a huge part of that tradition. No matter where you are in your journey with us, we’re happy to help you find support. The School of Allied Health Professions awards over 100 scholarships annually to students based on a variety of factors, including academic achievement, talent, leadership, geographical location, field of study, and financial need. All of our scholarship options have been made available due to the generosity of our faculty, alumni, friends, and other essential partners. 

Scholarships

Allied Health Professions School-Wide

Scholarship Endowment for Black Students

To provide scholarship assistance to Black students.

Amount: $1,000.00


Robert & Ruth Hervig SAHP SDA Scholarship

To provide scholarships for students enrolled in the school who are members of the SDA church and exhibit a Christian lifestyle.

Amount: $4,000.00


SAHP Scholarship

Provide financial aid to students who require such assistance in order to attend school.

Amount: $4,000.00

Cardiopulmonary Sciences

Cardioplumonary Sciences Scholarship Endowment Fund

Provide financial aid to students enrolled in the department who require such assistance in order to attend school.

Amount: $1,000.00


American Medical Response Southern California Scholarship Fund

To fund scholarships to be awarded to students enrolled in the program.

Amount:  $1,000.00


Louisa Jezerinac Cardiopulmonary Scholarship

Awarded in June of each year to a student enrolled in the department who, in determination of the committee best exemplifies the qualities of compassion and dedication, which qualities best defined Louisa Jezerinac's life.

Amount: $8,000.00


Robert L. Wilkins Memorial Scholarship

For students who have financial need, are in good standing with the department, and who have an interest in research and/or teaching

Amount: $1,000.00


Loma Linda University Medical Center and Children's Hospital Dept. of Respiratory Care Scholarship

To provide scholarship assistance to students enrolled in the program

Amount: $2,000.00


Brian Po-Lin Lee Cardiopulmonary Science Award

Scholarship assistance to two students enrolled in the department. One student who consistently demonstrates a charismatic quality in both class and clinical setting and one student who spends time helping other colleagues in the class and clinical settings. Each scholarship awarded shall by in the amount of $500 unless the balace of the account exceeds $5,000 at the time the scholarships are funded, in which event the scholarships shall be coordinated with the Student Financial Aid Office of the University.

Amount: $500 x 2


Cardiopulmonary Scholarship for Clinical Excellence in Respiratory Care

The funds shall be used to provide annual scholarship assistance to students excelling in clinical practice in respiratory care.

Amount: $200.00

Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Dr. James L. Welch Scholarship

Provide scholarship assistance to students enrolled in program. Professional majors, except that preferential consideration is to be given to students interested in education research or treatment related to Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS).

Amount: $1,000.00


Marlene Ota Endowment

Promote and enrich the field of cytotechnology by recognizting and giving financial aid to deserving students who meet the established criteria: Junior or Senior of the program, good standing with GPA of 3.0 or greater, uphold high professional and ethical standards, demonstrate leadership potential, financial need.

Amount: $5,000.00


Moncrieff Scholarship

Provide scholarship assistance to worthy students enrolled in the Medical Tehcnology Program

Amount: $4,000.00


Clinical Laboratory Sciences Scholarship

Provide financial aid to students enrolled in the department who require such assistance in order to attend school.

Amount: $1,000.00


Saunders & Wiesseman Worthy Student Scholarship

Awarded to a worthy student studying medical technology 

Amount: $3,000.00

Communication Sciences and Disorders

Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Scholarship and Endowment

Provide financial aid to students enrolled in the department who require such assistance in order to attend school.

Amount: $2,000.00


Evelyn Britt Promising Student Award

To be given to outstanding clinical and/or academic senior-year students enrolled in the department who have potential to continue with graduate studies. Shall not be based on financial need. Chosen by faculty of the department

Amount: $2,500.00

Health Informatics, Information Management, and Administration

Elizabeth M. Guerra Scholarship

To provide scholarship assistance to worthy students enrolled in the department. Recipient shall be seniors in the Bachelor's Degree program of the department, have a grade point average of at least 3.5, have demonstrated a dedication to the profession of HIIM, have good leadership skills and good personal qualities.

Amount: $500.00


Davidian Scholarship

To be awarded to women enrolled in any program of the department who are 30 years of age or older.

Amount: $200.00


Margaret Jackson Alumni Scholarship Endowment

To provide scholarship assistance each year to one or more senior HIIM students enrolled in the department

Amount: $1,000.00


Health Information Administration Scholarship

To provide financial aid to students enrolled in the department who require such assistance in order to attend the school.

Amount: $2,000.00

Nutrition and Dietetics

Jennie S. Hudson Scholarship

To provide scholarship assistance to students enrolled in the department

Amount: $1,000.00 


Winifred Van Pelt Schmitt Scholarship

To provide scholarship assistance to student enrolled in the department who have financial need, are making satisfactory progress toward an academic degree and demonstrate professional promise.

Amount: $1,000.00 


Kathleen Zolber Scholarship 

To provide scholarship assistance to one or more stores of Dietetics enrolled in the department. Recipients shall be selected on the basis of financial need and clinical competence.

Amount: $3,000.00 


N&D Scholarship

To provide financial aid to students enrolled in the department who require such assistance in order to attend the school. 

Amount: $10,000.00 


Georgia W. Hodgkin Scholarship

To provide scholarships for students enrolled in the department.

Amount: $500.00 


Dr. Donna Rubano Galuzzo Scholarship

To provide scholarship assistance to students enrolled in Nutrition and Dietetics. Recipients must embody the mission and values of the University to further the teaching and healing ministry of Jesus Christ "to make man whole" and must be recognized by the department as living up to their academic and professional potential.

Amount: $1,000.00 


Ruth Little-Nelson Scholarship

To provide scholarship assistance to students enrolled in the department

Amount: $1,000.00 


Martha Miller Scholarship

To provide scholarship assistance to worthy students enrolled in the department. Scholarships shall be given at the beginning of the academic year to a student who demonstrates financial need and academic and professional promise.

Amount: $1,000.00 

Occupational Therapy

OT Scholarship

To provide financial aid to students enrolled in the department who require such assistance in order to attend the school. 

Amount: $4,000.00 


Dr. Hamid Javaherian Memorial Award

To provide scholarship support to a student enrolled in the third year of the entry-level Doctor of Occupational Therapy program or any student in the PP Doctor of Occupational Therapy program who exemplifies compassion, leadership, program innovation and dedication to the community in the spirit of occupational justice.

Amount: $500.00 

Physical Therapy

Jonna Hughes Memorial Scholarship

To provide scholarships to be awarded to female students enrolled in the deparmtne who have risen above personal circumstances to fulfill a life of service to others.

Amount: $2,500.00


Jeanne Middleton Memorial Scholarship

To provide scholarship assistance to students enroled in the MPT/DPT program of the department. Recipients shall be in their first year of the program and shall be selected on the basis of financial need and professional potential.

Amount: $3,000.00


Ron Hershey Student Endowment

To provide scholarships to students enrolled in the department on the basis of financial need.

Amount: $9,000.00 


PT Scholarship

To provide financial aid to students enrolled in the department who require such assistance in order to attend the school. 

Amount: $10,000.00 


Fred B. Moor Student Scholarship

To provide scholarship support for students enrolled in the department who have a GPA of 3.0 or above and who have financial need.

Amount: $300.00


Thomas G. Burke Memorial Scholarship

To provide scholarship support for students enrolled in the master's degree program of the department who have satisfactorily completed at least one quarter of the program and who have financial need.

Amount: $750.00 


Birtcher Physical Therapy Endowment Fund

Amount: $500


ISLEY (RANDALL C.) AWARD

Annual scholarship award of $500 to a PTA student who

Amount: $500.00 


Matthew Lynn Scharder Memorial Scholarship

Used to fund scholarships for students enrolled in the program who exhibit a passion for helping people, students who do not seem to see their career or degree as a way to get ahead in life, but as a way to help people and who connect with their patients not only by physical therapy, but by getting to know them and spending time with them. Recipient should be making satisfactory progress toward an academic degree.

Amount: $2,500

Physician Assistant

Neidigh Physician Assistant Scholarship

Recipients shall be qualified in their first academic year and awarded in their second year. Must have a 3.0 GPA in University didactic course and have demonstrated leadership qualities including: sound judgment, willingness to lead out in activities or study groups, mature and responsible behavior, rapport with colleagues and recent involvement in community service.

Amount: $750.00


PA Scholarship Fund

To provide scholarship assistance to students enrolled in the department

Amount: $800.00

Radiation Technology

Radiation Technology

To provide financial aid to students enrolled in the department who require such assistance in order to attend the school. 

Amount: $3,000.00

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