OPHA Scholarships Available

OPHA's special interest sections have scholarships available that cover membership dues and/or registration to the OPHA Annual Conference held on October 17-18. See details below on our scholarships available now. Other sections may be offering additional scholarships, so check back soon.

Disability Special Interest Section Scholarship


Deadline: September 16, 2022

The Disability Section is offering annual scholarships to two individuals who demonstrate commitment to disability issues, leadership, and interest in active involvement in Disability Section activities. 

The scholarship covers registration to the 78th OPHA Annual Conference & Meeting and membership dues for one year. This year’s conference will be held on Monday, October 17th and Tuesday, October 18th.

To apply, submit a 1-page essay describing your experience and interests related to disability and public health to Jessica Coughlin at [email protected] by September 16th, 2022.

What is OPHA?
OPHA is a professional group that strives to ensure all Oregonians have quality public health services and policies that protect, promote and preserve their health, regardless of who they are.

What is the Disability Section?
The Disability Section is an interest group within OPHA that aims to raise awareness of health disparities experienced by people with disabilities and advocate for policies that promote inclusion and access to health for all individuals.

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