Awards, Fellowships, Internships & Scholarships
SOPHE offers a robust awards, fellowship, internship and scholarship program for health education and health promotion practitioners, students and faculty in more than 15 categories.
There are two cycles for applications, nominations and submissions – summer/fall (July through October) and winter/spring (February through June).
Read about each award, fellowship, internship or scholarship, the eligibility, requirements, and submit an application or nomination.
Professional & Academic
- SOPHE/CDC Injury Prevention Fellowship
- Student Fellowship in Patient Engagement
- Leaders in Equity and Diversity Fellowship (LEAD)
For undergraduate and graduate students.
The Helen P. Cleary Scholarship provides financial support to students enrolled in a health education-related degree program to take the national Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES®) examination. The exams are given in the fall (September) or spring (April).
The Helen P. Cleary Scholarship is a program of the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. and is administered by SOPHE.
Professional, Practitioner & Academic
The following awards are presented at SOPHE’s Annual Conference in the spring.