College of Public Health Funds

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  • The University of Georgia Foundation Professorship was the first professorship to be established in the College of Public Health and was established by the University of Georgia Foundation. The fund is used to provide supplemental salary support, research or teaching assistance needed, but not otherwise available to the Professorship; and to cover professional travel expenses, memberships, and other expenses that enhance the effectiveness of the Professorship beyond those ordinarily provided by the University.
  • The Connie Lloyd Scholarship Fund was established with a transfer of funds from the American College of Medical Practice Executives to the College of Public Health. The fund provides a scholarship to a student in the College of Public Health. The recipient of the scholarship shall have a program of study that includes course work, outreach, or internships focused on women and health.
  • The Rowe Environmental Health Award, named in honor of the Rowe Family and in memory of Kimberly Lynne Rowe (1970-1995), an Environmental Health Science alumnus and a budding public health professional. This fund endows a scholarship for undergraduate students dedicated to public health.
  • John J. Sheuring Scholarship, established in 1967 by the Georgia Society of Professional Sanitarians (now known as the Georgia Environmental Health Association) in honor of Professors John Sheuring and Herb Henderson who started the Environmental Health Science program.
  • Harold Barnhart Undergraduate Award Fund. Dr. Harold Barnhart has been, and continues to be, a great influence to many of the Environmental Health Science (EHS) alumni. As an EHS faculty member, he provided his students, with the leadership, guidance, and encouragement they needed to become successful in environmental health, and he continues to be a roll model for many of his former students today. This award goes to an undergraduate student majoring in Environmental Health.
  • Georgia Power Graduate Professorship in Environmental Health Science. This fund established the Georgia Power Professorship in Environmental Health Science and provides supplementary compensations, research assistance, travel, and other necessary support services beyond those ordinarily provided by the University.
  • The Environmental Health Science Scholarship Fund. This fund provides scholarship support to student populations that are underrepresented within the Department of Environmental Health Science. Criteria for selection will be based upon academic achievement, letters of recommendation and the student’s stated interest in Environmental Health careers.
  • The Georgia Power Environmental Health Science Seminar Series Fund. This fund supports and seminar series featuring renowned speakers and serving as a forum for current issues.
  • The Georgia Power Environmental Health Science Scholarship Fund. This fund provides two scholarships to students in the Department of Environmental Health Science, and they are used to recruit members of under represented and diverse backgrounds. Georgia Power’s priority is to increase access and educational opportunities for diverse populations and underserved communities to ensure a future workforce.
  • The Georgia Power Professor Graduate Assistantship in Environmental Health Science. This fund is for a graduate assistant that will work with and assist in the research of the Georgia Power Professor of Environmental Health Science.
  • The David Hayes Undergraduate Award. This fund provides undergraduate Health Promotion and Behavior students with an opportunity to develop their teaching, research, and general professional skills by providing support for travel expenses related to attendance at professional conferences or meetings, lectures, or study abroad; professional education such as workshops, classes or trainings; expenses related to research while at the University of Georgia; student initiated programs or activities designed to improve the health of Georgians; and classroom materials intended to enhance an undergraduate student’s classroom experience.
  • The Randall Oliver Manning Scholarship Fund. This fund provides scholarship support to an undergraduate student majoring in Environmental Health Science.