Department of Health Professions
Master of Health Administration Scholarships
Health Professions Department "Rising Star" Scholarship
The Rising Star Scholarship is an award for students showing initiative, enthusiasm, and potential for future success in Metropolitan State University of Denver’s Health Professions (HEP) Department. It is the intent of the Rising Star Scholarship to be able to support students in their pursuit of becoming passionate professional in their field of study. Each program in HEP has the opportunity to provide one or more student with the Rising Star Scholarship.
- Be a Master of Health Administration student OR a Health Professions undergraduate major (i.e., HCM, HCPS, IHC, or RECR)
- Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater
- Be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours if an undergraduate student and a minimum of 6 credit hours if a graduate student during the semester(s) the scholarship is received
*Fall 2019 Applicants must be enrolled in Spring 2020
*Rising Star Scholarships are awarded to MHA students in the Fall and Spring semesters
AUPHA / UPD SCHOLARSHIP
The AUPHA (Association of University Programs in Healthcare Administration) UPD (Upsilon Phi Delta) Scholarship Program was established in 2013 to further the goals and mission of the honor society and recognizes students for academic excellence. Beginning in September 2014, several five hundred dollar scholarships will be awarded to UPD chapters based on available funds.
*Fall 2019 Applicants must be enrolled in 6 credit hours