2013 EDUCATIONAL GRANTS PROGRAM
APPLICATION SUBMISSION DEADLINE - NOVEMBER 1ST
ONLINE APPLICATION FORMS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!
Recipients of grants must rank in the upper half of their class academically and present evidence of financial need. In addition, they must be collegiate or alumnae members in good standing with Lambda Kappa Sigma. The International Office will verify current dues-paid status prior to grant release.
Craven, Wells, Livingston, Lowe and Haberle grants are available to Collegiate or Alumnae members enrolled in a licensure eligible pharmacy degree program. In the U.S., the Pharm.D. degree is the only qualifying program within those Schools or Colleges of Pharmacy recognized by the Accreditation Council on Pharmacy Education (ACPE). B. Olive Cole grants for graduate work must be completed at a regionally accredited institution. International programs must have accrediting certification by a unit of that country comparable to ACPE or U.S. regional standards.
Grants available to Collegiate/Alumnae members pursuing a licensure eligible pharmacy degree:
Craven, Wells Loyalty, Livingston, Lowe Leadership
*Applicants need only to complete one application form to be considered for all of the above-mentioned grants.
NOTE: Consideration for the Wells, Lowe and Haberle grants require descriptions of the qualities of loyalty or leadership (respectively) beyond the basic application information.
Grant available to members pursuing graduate degrees:
Dr. B. Olive Cole, Graduate Educational Grant
Available to members enrolled in a program of graduate study and research which will advance their career. Qualifying programs include Masters or Doctoral degrees (M.S., M.A., M.B.A., M.P.H, Ph.D., J.D., Dr.P.H., etc.) as well as joint degree programs which combine the Pharm.D. degree with Masters or Doctoral studies. The applicant’s initial degree must be in pharmacy. Studies may be at institutions that do not have a Pharm.D. program or a chapter of LKS.
At the current time, all grants are limited to those in academic programs leading to a degree. There are no funds available to individuals pursuing a post-degree Residency program.
Questions about the Educational Grants Program? Contact the LKS Headquarters Office at: firstname.lastname@example.org.