Scholarships for Master of Applied Science in Humanitarian Health

Eligibility and Obligations

Eligibility

Two $10,000 scholarships are available for applicants from low- and middle-income countries. To be eligible for the Humanitarian Health Scholarship for the online Master of Applied Science program, applicants must:

Prospective applicants from the US and other high-income countries are not eligible for the Humanitarian Health Scholarship for this program, but may apply; all enrolled MAS students will receive the OPAL Scholarship, which is a per-credit amount that will be applied to all required courses throughout the academic program. For full details about the OPAL Scholarship, please visit the OPAL Admissions webpage.

The Humanitarian Health Scholarship covers $10,000 of the tuition cost, disbursed over the length of the program.  There will be two scholarships offered for the 2019-2020 academic year.

For more information on applying to this Master’s degree program, please visit the OPAL Admissions webpage.

 

Obligations

MAS Humanitarian Health scholarship applicants must meet the following obligations:

Submit an application in SOPHAS by May 15, 2020. Applications must be completed and verified in SOPHAS byJuly 1, 2020 to be considered for the scholarship. All completed applications from individuals residing in LMICs received by the deadline will be considered for the scholarship. All international academic records must undergo a course-by-course credential evaluation via World Education Service (WES). Once complete, the evaluation should be sent directly to SOPHAS by WES. This documentation is required for a complete application. For full details of admissions requirements, please visit the OPAL Admissions webpage.

Please note that students must meet minimum academic standards, satisfactory academic progress (SAP) and comply with academic ethics standards to remain in their program and to continue receiving the Humanitarian Health and OPAL scholarships. A student’s failure to meet any of the criteria below is grounds for being placed on academic probation and/or being dismissed from the program. To remain in satisfactory academic standing a student must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 and earn a grade of “C” or higher in all required courses, or “Pass” for those offered as pass/fail only.

* Humanitarian health emergencies/disasters refers to a wide range of settings and situations that includes conflicts, natural disasters, infectious disease outbreaks as well as mixed migration in low- and middle-income countries.

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