The application portal for the 2024 awards will open on March 11, 2024.
Applications must be submitted online and include the following items:
A 3,000 character (500 word) essay describing academic and career goals and how the area of focus relates to the U.S. Public Health Service (PHS) professional categories and/or the improvement of public health. Find the complete list of PHS professional categories at www.usphs.gov/explore-opportunities/.
Two letters of recommendation.
A copy of a current high school and/or college transcripts as applicable.
For high school students or incoming freshmen, a copy of a letter of acceptance to the applicant’s chosen college.