Awards, Fellowships & Scholarships

Every year, SOPHE presents awards to faculty, practitioners, students and chapters in more than 15 categories.

Read about each award, fellowship or scholarship, the eligibility, requirements, and submit an application.

Summer/Fall applications

One time deadline extension for SOPHE 2021dx: December 12, 2020

Professional Awards

Student Awards

NCHEC’s Helen P. Cleary Scholarship

2021 CHES® Spring exam scholarships available September 21-25, 2020 only!

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.

Winter/Spring Applications

Open February through May
Extended deadline for 21st Century Scholarships to participate in the virtual Advocacy Summit: August 31, 2020

Student Awards

Professional Awards


Award Presentations

Awards are presented annually at SOPHE’s Annual Conference.