Fall 2016 Jerry P. Wrenn Scholarship Application

Jerry Wrenn and companyThe School of Public Health is pleased to announce this opportunity to assist students in financing their Fall 2016 coursework through the Jerry P. Wrenn Scholarship. The scholarship was established in 2003 to recognize outstanding School of Public Health seniors.

In order to qualify students must have: 

  • A minimum of 90 applicable credits (a minimum of 32 must have been earned at UMD College Park)
  • Be on track to graduate
  • Have your primary major in the School of Public Health 
  • A minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • A current FAFSA on file with the Financial Aid office on campus

To apply, fill out the application form. Please return it electronically to sphadvising@umd.edu no later than 5:00pm on Monday, May 2, 2016. Winners will be notified via email when a decision has been made. 

This scholarship was established to honor Dr. Jerry P. Wrenn who was a faculty member, student advisor, associate dean of student services, and finally dean of the College of Health and Human Performance (which became the School of Public Health). Each year, this Scholarship helps fund outstanding SPH seniors who demonstrate financial need. Students in all SPH degree programs, including Public Health Science students at Shady Grove, are eligible to apply for a Wrenn scholarship if they meet the academic requirements. 

Photo: Dean Jane E. Clark, Dr. Jerry P. Wrenn, Brenda Frese, and Dr. Robert S. Gold at the 2014 Wrenn Scholarship Golf Tournament at the University of Maryland Golf Course.