Student Financial Services

Patricia McCarty Scholarship Fund

for continuing undergraduate students

The Patricia McCarty Scholarship Fund was established to assist in defraying the cost of tuition and fees for a student pursuing a career in Pharmaceutical Advertising and Public Relations and to enhance awareness of the opportunities afforded by the pharmaceutical and health care fields with the hope that these industries will be enriched by the presence of a number of Patricia McCarty scholars.

Deadline to Apply: April 01, 2015

The Patricia McCarty Scholarship Fund is open to:

  • Students enrolled as full-time Advertising and Public Relations student
  • Students who have completed a minimum of 60 credit hours at the time of application
  • Students who have earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.2 or higher
  • Students who demonstrate financial need through a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Award based on:
  • Academic merit and financial need
  • Initiative and commitment to a career in pharmaceutical marketing communication

Award amount:
  • Maximum of $3000 (half awarded in Fall and half awarded in Spring)

Notification of the award:
  • All applicants will be notified by the scholarship committee by April 15, 2015. We regret that we are unable to give information regarding the committee's decisions over the telephone or by email.


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