Ira L. Myers Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to honor Ira L. Myers, former Alabama State Health Officer, for his 40 years of dedicated service to the citizens of the State of Alabama. 

Eligibility requirements for the Ira L. Myers Scholarship include membership in the Alabama Public Health Association (AL PHA) http://alphassoc.org/home/. Students must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average (4.0 scale), be fully admitted (not on academic probation) to the School of Public Health. Special consideration is given to U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

 

2016-2017

Jessica Blair, MPH, Epidemiology

 

2015-2016

Carolyn Robbins, MPH, Epidemiology

 

2014-2015

Anna Bianchi, MPH, Health Care Organization and Policy

 

2013-2014 

Anna Bianchi, MPH, Health Care Organization and Policy

 

2012-2013

Evan Floyd, PhD, Environmental Health Science

 

2011-2012

Davidson, Sherri, Wetumpka, Alabama - PhD, Epidemiology

 

2010-2011

Leslie, Loyd, Tulsa, Oklahoma-MPH, Maternal and Child Health

 

2009-2010

Jonathan Drewry, Birmingham, Alabama-DrPH, Maternal and Child Health