Emperor’s College Scholarships- MTOM
- Founder’s Scholarship – $8,000
- Dean’s Scholarship – $800
- President’s Scholarship – $800
- Alumni Scholarship – $1,000
Emperor’s College Faculty Award- DAOM
Emperor’s College faculty are eligible for a one-time DAOM scholarship award in the amount of $5,000. A new quarterly tuition rate will be calculated after the award amount is deducted from the total program cost. This offer may not be combined with any other offer.
- Faculty Award – $5,000
A recipient of a $5,000 faculty award must be an Emperor’s College faculty in good standing who has taught regularly at Emperor’s College for a minimum of three years at the time of enrollment in the DAOM program, and has served as a positive role model to the student body. To apply, complete a doctoral program admissions application and submit it to the Doctoral Program Admissions Office by the program application date. Awards are based on the submitted admissions application and admissions interview.
California State Oriental Medicine Association Scholarship
In support of students attending California’s schools of Oriental medicine.
- CSOMA Essay Contest – $500
Felice Rubino Emergency Loan Fund
The Felice Rubino Emergency Fund was made possible by the generous gifts of family and friends of Felice Rubino, a patient of Dr. Tiande Yang, a distinguished faculty member at Emperor’s College. Through this fund, master’s students and doctoral fellows may request an interest-free loan of up to $500, as long as monies are available. The loan fund operates on the good faith that the borrowers will repay the loan, as the monies loaned to students comes from the repayment of past borrowers.
- Felice Rubino Emergency Loan Fund – $500
To apply for a Felice Rubino Emergency Loan, complete the attached application and submit to Farida Lugembe, Financial Aid Administrator.
Mayway is a California-based, international Chinese herbal medicine distributor with a strong dedication to the advancement of plant-based medicine and environmental preservation throughout the world. To support these efforts, Mayway offers scholarships to the top master’s students and doctoral fellows of Oriental medicine.
Master’s Students 3.25 cumulative GPA and completion of all materia medica coursework.
- Mayway Scholarship – $2,000
- Plum Flower® Scholarship – $1,500
- Modern Masters® Scholarship – $1,500
Application and eligibility requirements can be found at www.mayway.com/scholarships
Shift Insurance Scholarship
Shift Auto Insurance is offering a $500 scholarship to California undergraduate and graduate students between the ages of 18 and 25 years old to show their support of the power of the individual to create a name for him or herself by seizing opportunities and going the extra mile to achieve success.
- Grand Prize – $500
Application and eligibility criteria can be found at www.shiftins.com/community/scholarships
Evergreen Herbs Hua-Tao Scholarships
Evergreen Herbs & Medical Supplies has introduced the Hua-Toa Scholarship to inspire bright and passionate students of Chinese Medicine to research and write in the field. One grand prize scholarship and 5 runner up prizes are available to students with a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA.
- Grand Prize – $1,000 Evergreen Collection gift card + research paper publication alongside articles written by renowned TCM scholars Dr. John Chen and Dr. Jimmy Chang.
- 5 Runner Up Prizes – Choice of Chinese Medical Herbology and Pharmacology or Chinese Herbal Formulas and Applications.
Application and eligibility criteria can be found at www.evherbs.com/scholarship
Red Pine Chinese Herb Scholarship Program
In line with Red Pine Chinese Herbs’ dedication to the integrity of Chinese herbal medicine, in 2012 a scholarship program was established to recognize students and new practitioners who demonstrate the nation’s highest level of appreciation for the sophistication of botanical medicine. Three scholarships are available to 4th year master’s students and new practitioners who earned licensure in the past 5 years. The scholarship amounts are:
- 1st Prize: $250 cash + $300 Red Pine Chinese Herbs products
- 2nd Prize: $100 cash + $150 Red Pine Chinese Herbs products
- 3rd Prize: $50 cash + $100 Red Pine Chinese Herbs products
Application deadlines and eligibility criteria can be found at www.redpinechineseherbs.com
NuHerbs Co., the Future of Chinese Medicine, will award three scholarships to further the development of Chinese Medicine by supporting the brightest and most passionate students of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. Three scholarships are available to students from Emperor’s College with a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA. The three scholarships to be awarded are:
- Nuherbs ® Scholarship – $2,000
- Herbal Times ® Scholarship – $1,500
- Jade Dragon ® Scholarship – $1,000
Application and eligibility criteria can be found at www.nuherbs.com/giving/scholarship
Trudy McAllister Fund
The Trudy McAllister Fund was established in 2007 to support graduate students in the field of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine who show promise of making significant contributions to clinical practice and/or to the understanding of the role of Traditional Oriental Medicine in a modern context. Application and eligibility criteria can be found at www.trudymcalisterfoundation.org
Sokenbicha Scholarship Contest
The Sokenbicha Essay Challenge is a scholarship contest for students of ACAOM approved acupuncture and Oriental medicine schools. The goal of the contest is to provide Chinese medicine master’s and doctoral student the opportunity to showcase their knowledge of herbal medicine.
Each year Healthline will award three $1,000 scholarships to three students driven and passionate about living a healthy lifestyle. More information is available here.
Sharps Compliance Inc. Scholarships
Sharps Compliance is committed to a socially responsible and environmentally sensitive approach to the safe management of medical waste. To further its dedication to sound medical practice, Sharps Compliance Inc. awards funds to support students achieving academic excellence in the medical field. The three prizes awarded are:
- First place – $1,500
- Second place – $1,000
- Third place – $750
Application and eligibility requirements can be found at www.sharpsinc.com/scholarship
USA Funds Scholarships
USA Funds awards up to $1 million in scholarships per year through USA Funds Access to Education Scholarships. The scholarships of $1,500 are non-renewable but students may reapply in subsequent years as long as their cumulative awards do not exceed $6,000.
Young Women’s Alliance: Higher Education Scholarship
Each year, the Young Women’s Alliance Foundation awards $2,500 scholarships to women enrolled in graduate school or their junior or senior year of college. Recipients are chosen based on their demonstrated financial need, commitment to community service, academic achievement, and leadership potential. Complete an application.
The ABORM Annual Scholarship
The ABORM Annual Scholarship is awarded once annually to a student enrolled in either a Masters Degree Program or the Doctoral Degree Program. The ABORM Annual Scholarship amount is $1,000.00, with the scholarship to be paid in full upon successful submission and acceptance for publication of an article in the Journal of Chinese Medicine (JCM).
The purpose of the ABORM Annual Scholarship is to foster new scholarly inquiry in the field of Oriental Reproductive Medicine and Infertility for publication in the Journal of Chinese Medicine: http://www.jcm.co.uk/journal-information/author-guidelines.
Areas of scholarly inquiry and articles may expand upon previously published areas related to the field of Oriental Reproductive Medicine and Infertility, or they may focus on new areas of inquiry related to Oriental Reproductive Medicine and Infertility.
For more information and to apply: http://www.aborm.org/about/scholarship.html
Tillman Military Scholar
Founded in 2008, the Tillman Scholars program supports our nation’s active-duty service members, veterans and military spouses by investing in their higher education. Since the program’s inception, the Foundation has invested over $6 million in scholarships for 347 scholars nationwide.
For more information and to apply: http://pattillmanfoundation.org/apply-to-be-a-scholar/
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