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Undergraduate Scholarships

TWU offers a variety of scholarships to undergraduate students.  However, the Department of Health Studies provide academic scholarships to new and current health studies undergraduate students. 

P.C. & Josephine Del Barto Endowed Scholarship: Established by the Del Barto-Tramonte Foundation. Provides scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in the fields of nursing, education and health studies.

Jacinda Simone Kennedy Endowed Memorial Scholarship: This endowed scholarship provides scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in Health Studies.

Apply Now. The deadline to apply is March 15th.

Graduate Scholarships

The University offers a large number of scholarships annually. The Department of Health Studies also provides scholarships for their graduate students. 

Mary Lynn Walker Drews Endowed Scholarship: This endowed memorial scholarship is to be awarded to a graduate student in health studies who shows promise as a potential health educator. This annual endowed scholarship was established by the family and friends of Mary Lynn Walker Drews. The recipient(s) will be determined by a committee composed of two faculty members and one second year graduate student in the area of Health Studies. The recipient must be enrolled in 6 hours of classes.

Apply Now. The deadline to apply is March 15th.

Janice Williams Health Education Endowed Fellowship: This endowed teaching fellowship, established by Dr. Janice Williams, is to be awarded to a doctoral student in health studies. The requirements are: 

  • undergraduate GPA of 3.0 while enrolled in an accredited university; OR
  • participation in a recognized internship program or other experience as approved by the scholarship committee; AND
  • completed at least 18 graduate hours in health studies, health education, health promotion, or public health; AND
  • currently enrolled in 6 hours of classes.

Recipients of the fellowship shall confirm in writing their intent to engage in the field of health studies for three years after completing and receiving their Ph.D. Funds will be disbursed over three semesters during the academic year. Classes assigned to the teaching fellow are undergraduate level and will be taught on the Denton campus.

Apply Now.  The deadline to apply is February 1st.

Graduate Assistantship

The University offers a number of teaching and research assistantships for qualified master's and doctoral graduate students. Stipends vary according to assignment and educational level of the applicant. 

For additional information on the application process, please contact Dr. Roger Shipley, Interim Chair, at

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