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How to Apply

Human Physiology Undergraduate Scholarship requirements:

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

  • Currently pursuing a degree in Human Physiology at the University of Oregon.
  • Demonstrated high academic standards with a cumulative GPA ≥ 3.0.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of & appreciation for the breadth of the content in the discipline of human
    physiology (≥B in HPHY & ANAT courses).
  • Desire to serve the profession and an intention to pursue a career in physiology or allied
    health/medical science as evidenced in your personal statement.
  • Demonstrated good citizenship, ethics & personal integrity as evidenced in your personal statement.
  • Sophomore, Junior or Senior status (only Sophomores & Juniors are eligible for Grigsby Scholarship).
  • Attended the University of Oregon for ≥1 year (≥45 quarter credits) prior to receiving funds.

Applicants must submit the following to the Human Physiology Office by the application deadline:

  • Completed application, available on-line: Scholarship Application (Opens PDF)
  • Copy of transcript of all undergraduate work.
  • Professional résumé or Curriculum vitae.
  • A typed Personal Statement of no more than 500 words describing:
    • interests and activities, internal or external, to the university environment including: internships,
      teaching, and services, etc. related to the field of study or of an interdisciplinary nature.
    • community service and volunteer related activities
    • career objectives
    • proposed use of scholarship
  • Letter of recommendation from HPHY faculty or GTF describing the applicant’s academic ability.
  • One copy of ALL application materials.


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

  • Sue Grigsby 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.