HCA is proud to sponsor the HCA Corris Boyd Scholars Program. This program was established in honor of a healthcare leader who dedicated his life to diversity and excellence in leadership – especially among people of color. The recipient will receive a $40,000 scholarship towards tuition and other expenses at the AUPHA full-member graduate school program of his or her choice. The award will be paid in four installments (August and December of the first year, then August and December of the second year). Students enrolled in accelerated programs will not receive the 2nd year installments until the dates noted above.
At the time of award, applicants must have applied and been accepted into an AUPHA Full Member master's degree program for start in Fall, but not before August 1st. Search the AUPHA Online Directory for eligible member programs. Under "Program Accreditation/Certification", select the box for "CAHME Accredited Graduate Programs". Scroll down the screen and select "Find a Program". Then scroll down the screen to see the list of eligible programs.
Applicants must be a full-time student of one of the following races: African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American, Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, Latino/Hispanic, Multiracial. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA (out of 4.0) in undergraduate coursework and have US citizenship or permanent resident status. For more information, or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.