Health, Physical Education & Recreation Scholarships
Funding for Students
Emporia State is known for its students’ lower-than-average debt load upon graduation. A key to reducing the cost of earning a degree is locating funding in the form of scholarships. If you get a student loan, you will have to pay that money back. Scholarships are available and have different requirements for applying for them, but you will not have to pay them back.
This multi-donor fund may be used for any purpose which advances the academic mission of the Health, Physical Education & Recreation Department; including scholarships.
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide assistance to students majoring in Physical Education (undergraduate) or HPER (graduate), and who maintain a minimum GPA of 3.25. Please be sure to review your application and be sure to complete all areas; incomplete applications will not be considered.
Established in 2010 by Gary Sherrer, and receiving contributions from numerous donors in memory of his wife, Judy, this scholarship is for female student-athletes majoring in health, physical education or recreation.
This scholarship is for students majoring in Physical Education with first preference given to Kansas residents and second preference given to any student residing in a neighboring state.
Established in 2010 by Pamela Jones in memory of her late husband, Michael Jones, this scholarship is for students with a minimum 3.5 GPA majoring in Chemistry, Biology or Health and Physical Education.
This fund provides scholarships for students majoring in Health, Physical Education & Recreation with special consideration given to students involved in campus activities.
Scholarships are awarded to students in their junior year who are pursuing a degree in Education - specifically teaching Physical or Health Education - with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
The purpose of this Fund is to provide scholarship for undergraduate students with preference for students minoring in coaching education, who are graduates from a Kansas high school and are US citizens. Please be sure to review your application and be sure to complete all areas; incomplete applications will not be considered.
This scholarship will be awarded to eligible students at Emporia State University. It is anticipated that three individual scholarships of approximately $500 per academic year will be awarded. To be considered, the applicant must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75.
This scholarship provides assistance to students who meet these criteria: minoring in coaching education; grade point average of 2.5 or above; graduate of a Kansas high school; and are a current resident of the U.S.
To obtain the ESU Presidential Scholarship, a student must be a first-time undergraduate ESU student with at least a 21 or higher ACT (or equivalent SAT score) and have a 3.0 or above unweighted GPA.