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College of Health Science Scholarships

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Eastern Kentucky University Scholarships

For information on additional Scholarships offered at Eastern Kentucky University Scholarships please visit the EKU Scholarship Office Website

Mary Lloyd Ireland, MD Athletic Training Scholarship

This scholarship is part of the EKU Foundation student scholarship program which annually provides scholarships to deserving EKU students. In order to be eligible for this scholarship, a student must:

  • be currently enrolled in the MS in AT Program.
  • have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher.
  • be in good standing in the AT Program.

Two (2) scholarships may be awarded each year based on fund availability. The Program Director, and AT Faculty when appropriate, will evaluate each application on the areas of scholarship, professional development and leadership. A general rubric for the evaluation of applicants is attached below. If you are interested in applying for this scholarship, please submit the following documents via email  to Dr. Matthew J Sabin, LAT, ATC by April 22, 2020.  

  • Application letter
  • Resume - Please include current GPA, any AT-related conferences and experiences you have had, leadership positions you have held in various clubs and/or organizations, and any academic honors and awards you may have received (Dean's List, etc.) in addition to other standard resume items.

Scholarship winners will be notified by the EKU Scholarship Office and Dr. Sabin. Please note the scholarships are for the 2020-2021 school year; therefore, graduating MS in AT students are not eligible to receive this scholarship.

*Applicants applying to both the Mary Lloyd Ireland Scholarship and the Dr. Bobby Barton Scholarship need to indicate this in the letter of application and include all relevant details within the resume. There is no need to submit to both but the letter must indicate intent to apply to both to be considered.


Dr. Bobby Barton Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship is part of the EKU Foundation student scholarship program which annually provides scholarships to deserving EKU students. Eligibility requirements for this scholarship include the following:

  • Student be currently enrolled in EKU's MS in AT Program.
  • Good academic standing standing with the University at time of award.

    One scholarship can be awarded each year based on fund availability and preference will be given to students demonstrating the greatest need upon review of the application. If you are interested in applying for this scholarship, please submit the following documents via email  to Dr. Matthew J Sabin, LAT, ATC by April 22, 2020.  

    • Application letter demonstrating interest and need.
    • Resume - Please include current GPA, any AT-related conferences and experiences you have had, service opportunities completed, leadership positions you have held in various clubs and/or organizations, and any academic honors and awards you may have received (Dean's List, etc.) in addition to other standard resume items.

    Scholarship winners will be notified by the EKU Scholarship Office and Dr. Sabin. Please note the scholarships are for the 2020-2021 school year; therefore, graduating MS in AT students are not eligible to receive this scholarship.

    *Applicants applying to both the Mary Lloyd Ireland Scholarship and the Dr. Bobby Barton Scholarship need to indicate this in the letter of application and include all relevant details within the resume. There is no need to submit to both but the letter must indicate intent to apply to both to be considered.

    iLead Diversity Grant Program

    This scholarship/grant is available to students of diverse backgrounds that wish to attend the iLead Conference that is put on by the NATA in conjunction with the Athletic Training Education Conference every other year. The link to this opportunity is below:

    https://www.nata.org/professional-interests/diversity/resources/ilead-diversity-grant-program

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