The Paul Ambrose Scholars Program exposes health professions students to influential public health professionals and prepares them to be leaders in addressing population health challenges at the national and community level. Scholarships are awarded to students to conduct a community-based health education project at their institution. Since 2002, more than 600 students from 207 academic institutions have become Paul Ambrose Scholars, equipped with leadership and organizational skills in public health education that can only be found outside of the classroom.
By the end of the program year, scholars should be able to:
The Paul Ambrose Scholars Program includes four main components:
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“The experience was invaluable. I was able to present my post-symposium project at a research conference and my poster won first prize. Without the training and support of the PASP, this would not have been possible.”
A life-changing and wonderful experience. Inspiring, touching motivating, and I can’t express how honored I feel to be a scholar.