Health Professions Advising Office (HPAO)

University of Mississippi

HPAO Departmental Scholarships

Health Professions Advising Office Scholarships

Students in the Health Professions are eligible for several scholarships administered by the Health Professions Advising Office through the College of Liberal Arts.  For more information regarding loans, grants and other scholarship opportunities, visit the Financial Aid website: http://finaid.olemiss.edu/

Health Professions Advising Office Annual Scholarships:  Students registered in the Health Professions Advising Office will receive an invitation each spring semester to apply for these scholarships to support their student the following academic year.  The Deadline is in late March.

THE DR. HUGH BATEMAN SCHOLARSHIP 

This scholarship fund was established in 2014 to honor Dr. Hugh Bateman.  The recipient will be a student with the intent of attending medical school.  For additional information, please contact the Health Professions Advising Office.

THE JOSEPH M. BYNUM MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This endowment was established to assist students in health professions.  The recipient must be a graduate of The University of Mississippi, a Mississippi Resident and must attend The University of Mississippi School of Dentistry.  The Scholarship is for Tuition only.  Students with other tuition based scholarships (That cover full tuition) cannot receive the Bynum Memorial scholarship.  For additional information, please contact the Health Professions Advising Office.

THE JOHN C. CULLEY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This endowment was established to assist students in health professions.  The recipient must be a graduate of The University of Mississippi, a Mississippi Resident and must attend The University of Mississippi School of Medicine.  The Scholarship is for Tuition only.  Students with other tuition based scholarships (That cover full tuition) cannot receive the Culley Memorial scholarship.  For additional information, please contact the Health Professions Advising Office.

THE DR. & MRS. JAMES C. HAYES SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT FUND IN PRE-MEDICINE

This endowment was established in 1987 by Dr. and Mrs. James C. Hayes.  The recipient of this scholarship must be a full-time student at the university with an emphasis in pre-med.  Preference is given to Mississippi residents and the student must plan to attend The University of Mississippi School of Medicine.  For additional information, please contact the Health Professions Advising Office.

THE JEFFERSON F. HOLLINGSWORTH M.D., SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT FUND IN PRE-MEDICINE

This endowment was established in 1987 to honor Dr. Jefferson F. Hollingsworth.  The recipient of this scholarship must be a full-time student at the university with an emphasis in pre-med.  Preference is given to Mississippi residents and the student must plan to attend The University of Mississippi School of Medicine.  For additional information, please contact the Health Professions Advising Office.

THE WALLACE E. AND ELIZABETH G. HOPE SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT

This endowment was established in 2009 by Wallace E. and Elizabeth G. Hope.  The recipient of this scholarship must be a full-time student pursing Nursing.  The recipient must show leadership potential, excel academically and show financial need.  Student must maintain a 3.0 G.P.A. on all courses.  For additional information, please contact the Health Professions Advising Office.

THE DR. AND MRS. JAMES A. LAUDERDALE PRE-MED SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT

This endowment was established in 2000 by Mrs. Lauderdale to honor Dr. James A. Lauderdale.  The recipient of this scholarship must be a full-time student at the university with an emphasis in pre-med.  Preference is given to Mississippi residents and student must be recommended by the Pre-Professional Advisor.  For additional information, please contact the Health Professions Advising Office.

THE MARIE DEES AND C. WALTER MATTINGLY PRE-MEDICAL SCHOLARSHIP

This endowment was established in 1994 to honor Marie Dees and C. Walter Mattingly.  The recipient of this scholarship must be a full-time student at the university with an emphasis in pre-med.  The recipient of this scholarship must be recommended by the Pre-Professional Advisor.  For additional information, please contact the Health Professions Advising Office.

THE CHARLES R. MCMURCHY SCHOLARSHIP FUND

This scholarship was established in 2007 by Dr. Charles R. McMurchy.  The recipient of this scholarship must show significant financial need and must major in a natural science within the College of Liberal Arts.  Student must maintain a 3.0 G.P.A. on all courses.  For additional information, please contact the Health Professions Advising Office.

THE MILLER-PITTMAN PRE-MEDICAL SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT

This endowment was established in 2003 to honor Mary Eugenia Miller.  The recipient of this scholarship must be a full-time student at the university with an emphasis in pre-med.  The recipient of this scholarship must be recommended by the Pre-Professional Advisor.  For additional information, please contact the Health Professions Advising Office.

THE JOHN E. RAY SCIENCE AND MATHEMATHICS ENDOWMENT

This endowment was established in 1999 by Dr. John E. Ray.  The recipient must study in one of the following fields (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology or Mathematics) with an emphasis towards pre-med.  For additional information, please contact the Health Professions Advising Office.

 B.H. RICHARDSON, JR. MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT

This endowment was established in 1999 to honor B.H. Richardson Jr.  The recipient of this scholarship must be a full-time student at the university with an emphasis in pre-med.  Preference is given to Mississippi residents and student must be recommended by the Pre-Professional Advisor.  For additional information, please contact the Health Professions Advising Office.

THE PEARL LINDA WALTERS AND OTIS W. WALTERS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT FUND

This endowment was established in 1994 to honor Pearl Linda and Otis W. Walters.  The recipient of this scholarship must be an in-coming freshman pursuing pre-med.  The recipient must be active with community service, excel academically and show financial need.  Student must maintain a 3.5 G.P.A. on all courses and must be a Mississippi Resident for at least the previous five years.  For additional information, please contact the Health Professions Advising Office.

THE SIDNEY H. WARREN MEMORIAL PRE-MED SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT FUND

This endowment was established to honor Dr. Sidney H. Warren.  The recipient of this scholarship must be a full-time student at the university with an emphasis in pre-med.  The recipient of this scholarship must be recommended by the Pre-Professional Advisor.  For additional information, please contact the Health Professions Advising Office.