The deadline for application is February 15, 2019 at 11:59 P.M. All scholarship applicants will be notified of scholarship decisions no later than March 1, 2019.
Full conference registration is $165 before March 1, 2019, and $195 on and after March 1 for students. It is advised that all students applying for the scholarship defer registering for the conference until scholarship awards are announced. All scholarships must be acknowledged with the $50 discounted registration by March 6, 2019, or risk forfeiture. Students who applied but did not receive a scholarship will be offered the early registration rate through March 15 by calling the GPHA office at 404-861-8423.
Each applicant must be:1) A student currently enrolled in a course of study leading to a degree in a health field (i.e. nursing, nutrition, epidemiology, medicine, or public health, etc.)2) A member of Georgia Public Health Association. Join here now: http://www.gapha.org/why-join/
All those awarded scholarships are expected to:1) Attend the GPHA Annual Meeting and Conference in full Tuesday, May 7 through Thursday, May 9, 2019;2) Volunteer at the conference. Volunteer activities might include introducing a concurrent session presenter, staffing a table in the conference exhibit area, or assisting with other on-site duties. Scholarship recipients will be contacted with details.3) Attend the Student Networking Mixer during the conference.
To learn more about the Georgia Public Health Association’s Annual Meeting and Conference please visit our website at http://www.gapha.org/annual-meeting-conference/.