Dallas Area Pharmacy Association (DAPA) offers scholarships to qualified Dallas Area students pursuing a career in pharmacy at an accredited school or college of pharmacy in Texas.

Application due date = April 5, 2019

Student Applicant Eligibility Criteria
  • Pharmacy students from an accredited school or college of pharmacy in Texas entering their second (P2), third (P3) and fourth (P4) professional years in the Fall of 2019.
  • Full time student
  • GPA = 2.5 or higher on a scale of 4.0 in required courses.
  • Resident (permanent address) of Dallas, Collin, Cooke, Grayson, Kaufman, Rockwall, Van Zandt, or Wood County
  • Student member of TPA
  • Supporting Documents:
    • One-page essay on why you need the scholarship, how the funds are to be used, and what your future goals are as a pharmacist
    • Current CV
    • Letter from your pharmacy school verifying that you are a student in good standing, your Professional year status as of Fall of the award year, and your GPA
    • Letter of recommendation from one faculty member
PharmD Graduate Applicant Eligibility Criteria
  • 2019 Pharm D recipient from an accredited school or college of pharmacy in Texas
  • GPA = 2.5 or higher on a scale of 4.0 in required courses.
  • Resident (permanent address) of Dallas, Collin, Cooke, Grayson, Kaufman, Rockwall, Van Zandt, or Wood County
  • Student member of TPA
  • Supporting Documents:
    • One-page essay on why you need the scholarship, how the funds are to be used, and what your future goals are as a pharmacist
    • Current CV
    • Letter from your pharmacy school verifying that you are a student in good standing, your GPA to date, and confirmation that you are graduating in the award year.
    • Letter of recommendation from one faculty member

Applicants will be judged on scholarship, need, and the potential to become a leader for Texas pharmacy, as demonstrated by involvement in pharmacy school and community activities.

Scholarship recipients will be recognized at the September 5, 2019 DAPA meeting.


Employer Demographics

Faculty member letter of Recommendation Request

Upload a one-page essay

- Why you need the scholarship
- How the funds are to be used
- What your future goals are as a pharmacist.

Upload a letter from your pharmacy school

This letter should verify the following:
- You are a student in good standing
- Your professional year status as of Fall 2019
- Your GPA
*The letter must be on school letterhead and signed by appropriate faculty member*