Rural Health Scholars Program Application

Application Deadline is March 15, 2020. We will contact you after your application is reviewed and confirm that it is complete. Final selections for the 2020 Rural Health Scholars will be made by April 30, 2020.

If you have any questions about the application process or the Rural Health Scholars Program, please contact Cynthia Moore at (205) 348-3116 or

Ask your high school guidance counselor to submit a copy of your high school transcript, including scores on the ACT, SAT or other standardized tests you have taken:

Rural Health Scholars Program
The University of Alabama
Box 870327
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0327

Note: You are admissible to the program if you are currently in the 11th grade, have a 3.0 cumulative GPA and have taken the ACT and earned a score of 21 or taken the SAT and earned a score of 1080.

Your Information

Demographic Information


Parent/Legal Guardian Information

Statement of Interest

Write an essay stating your reasons for wanting to participate in the Rural Health Scholars Program. Include background information, goals and motivation, health career interest, and any exposure you may have to the health care field.

Letters of Recommendation

I certify that the information submitted in this application is complete and correct to the best of my knowledge.

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