College of Health Professions (CHP) Scholarships

The College of Health Professions’ (CHP) departmental scholarships and/or fellowships are for students admitted and enrolled in a professional CHP degree program at Wichita State University who possess a cumulative 3.0 GPA, and has completed their corresponding department’s scholarship application.

CHP Departmental Scholarships

This application is for awards from Medical Laboratory Sciences, Public Health Sciences, Dental Hygiene, Physical Therapy, and Physician Assistant.
For scholarships/fellowships specific to Communication Sciences & Disorders and Nursing, scholarship applications can be found on their websites under “Financial Support”.   

CHP Departmental Scholarship Application (PDF)


WSU General Scholarships

Students can find information on general scholarship through the Office of Financial Aid.

Current WSU students wishing to apply for organizational and outside scholarships should visit the Office of Financial Aid for criteria and application process.

Outside and organizational scholarships


Sam & Rosemary Sherr Dean’s Excellence Award (Scholarship/Fellowship)

The Sam & Rosemary Sherr Scholarship is available annually to one College of Health Professions student. To be eligible you must be admitted and enrolled in a professional degree program in the College of Health Professions at Wichita State.

Sherr Scholarship Application Information


Dean's Student Ambassador Council

Peter Cohen Leadership in Health Care Scholarship

Students must meet the general guidelines and follow the instructions listed on the application. This scholarship is awarded for one semester (Spring) and is non-renewable.

Peter Cohen Leadership in Health Care Scholarship Application (PDF)


Additional Financial Assistance

Immediate Need

Students seeking immediate financial assistance that have already submitted applications for scholarships will want to contact the Office of Financial Aid.  They will be able to meet with you to discuss potential payment arrangements and funding opportunities you may have missed.

Click here to schedule an appointment with the Office of Financial Aid: https://www.wichita.edu/administration/financial_aid/appointment.php