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Human Physiology Graduate Scholarship requirements

To be eligible for HPHY Scholarships, the applicants must meet the following MINIMUM criteria:

  • Currently pursuing a Master’s or Doctoral degree in Human Physiology at the University of Oregon. Demonstrated high academic standards with a cumulative GPA ≥ 3.5.
  • Demonstrated leadership, teaching and/or research skills as explained in your personal statement and letter of recommendation.
  • Demonstrated need of funds to support research, professional travel and/or offset financial burdens as explained in your personal statement.
  • Attended the University of Oregon for ≥1 year (≥ 27 quarter credits) prior to receiving funds (applicants in their first year may apply, but will not receive funds until June).

Applicants must submit the following to the Human Physiology Office

  • Completed application, available on-line Scholarship application (opens PDF)
  • Copy of transcript of all graduate work.
  • Professional résumé or Curriculum vitae.
  • A typed Personal Statement of no more than 500 words describing:
    • internships, teaching and/or research activities participated in as a graduate student in the Department of Human Physiology
    • proposed use of scholarship
  • Letter of recommendation from HPHY faculty describing the applicant’s academic ability.

One copy of ALL application materials.

Graduate students completing this application will be considered for the following scholarships as

  • Jan Broekhoff Graduate Scholarship
  • Ursula (Sue) Moshberger Scholarship
  • Shapiro Family Scholarship
  • William and Genera Fieldman Scholarship

Students receiving the scholarship may apply for renewal of the scholarship in subsequent years but must
reapply and resubmit all of the above documentation.