Public Health Scholarships

Explore opportunities to supplement your financial aid! In addition to scholarship, grant, and fellowship resources, view Other Financial Resources for more financing options and advice!

The resources on this page are intended to be used as a guide; they are not inclusive of all opportunities. If you have suggestions for other opportunities to add to the page, contact Michelle Quigley at

Dornsife Scholarships and Fellowships

The Dornsife School of Public Health makes every effort to ensure that current students and applicants receive as much financial assistance as possible through merit-based scholarships, grants, and student loans.

Drexel Grants and Scholarships

Explore grants and scholarships available to undergraduate and graduate students through Drexel University, as well as the Tuition Exchange Program!

Scholly App

Created by Drexel University students, Scholly is a mobile app for Apple and Android mobile devices that gives students a fast and simple way to find scholarships for college. Scholly streamlines the scholarship search process by using eight parameters such as grade, state, and GPA, to instantly match students with scholarships they may qualify for. The app can be downloaded online for a small fee.

Scholarship Handouts

These handouts list scholarship and fellowship opportunities at external organizations.

Other Financial Resources

View other financial resources including information about loan repayment and forgiveness programs as well as Drexel financial literacy and wellness resources.

Graduate College Financial Literacy Series

Graduate College Financial Literacy Series

Drexel’s Graduate College is hosting a Financial Literacy Series for the 2021-2022 academic year. Topics range from creating a budget to doing your taxes to investing. View the upcoming schedule of workshops, or browse the archive for recordings and presentations from prior events.

Money Matters: A Financial Wellness Workshop

Money Matters: A Financial Wellness Workshop

View this workshop hosted by the office of Student Affairs and presented by Beth Manley, Adult Financial Education Manager. Learn about managing student loan debt, how to budget responsibly, tips for decreasing overall debt, early planning for retirement, credit quality, & more from a financial education expert!

Public Health Loan Repayment Programs

Public Health Loan Repayment Programs

Many companies provide loan repayment for individuals working in a specific field, often in exchange for a specified time commitment. Frequently, these programs will only apply to federal loans. Some employers who offer loan repayment programs for public health professionals include:

Public Service Loan Forgiveness

Public Service Loan Forgiveness

Student loan forgiveness is offered for individuals working for:

  • Government organizations at any level (U.S. federal, state, local, or tribal), excluding contractors
  • Not-for-profit organizations that are tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code

Contact your student loan servicer and employer to discuss your options.