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Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship for Outreach and Health Communications


April 30, 2019

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  • Scholarship Description
  • Wouldn't a scholarship help you breathe a little easier? Truth Initiative is offering college and graduate students a chance to earn the "Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship for Outreach and Health Communications to Reduce Tobacco Use Among Priority Populations." The annual scholarship competition empowers and supports students eager to help Truth Initiative achieve a generation for whom tobacco use is a thing of the past.

    Applicant Criteria:
    -Applicants must provide evidence of community service in support of a priority under-served population, meaning a community disproportionately affected by tobacco, such as low-income, African American, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Asian, Hawaiian American, Pacific Islander, Alaska Native, and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender individuals. Service activities may include activism, outreach, or peer counseling in tobacco prevention or control. The community service activity should be described in the applicant's personal statement
    -Applicants must submit documentation of financial need for scholarship funds (SAR report)
    -Students pursuing a course of study in public health, communications, social work, education, liberal arts will be considered eligible
    -Applicants must have a Grade Point Average of at least 2.0 (C average) in the most recent academic year

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Truth Initiative
  • adamsscholarship@truthinititative.org

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iran de sil  on 2/9/2018 10:39:50 PM

do you offer this sclarship to asians, im from Sri Lanka

Joan Jenie P  on 2/17/2016 2:26:48 PM

Where to start?

Mara C  on 1/13/2016 4:50:59 PM

This scholarship application is hard to find. I had to email the company for help...frowns

BRIAN M  on 1/8/2016 5:10:28 AM


LOVEMORE L  on 9/5/2015 2:54:12 AM

An opportunity to a scholarship will do much for the rest of my life.

April C  on 3/10/2011 1:51:18 PM

Yes I sent my application yesterday. I fit their requirements.

Olinga-otukol T  on 11/14/2010 12:12:15 AM

I have not applied for this scholrship award, but iam followind it closely for the next opportunity in 2011.If this world had people with big hearts like Dr Adams, this world would be a betteer place to live in.I pray that next year i benefit from this scholarship and realise my dream of persuing my Phd in America come true.

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