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The Scholarship Committee is now accepting applications for the George Eagle Scholarship! 

The Scholarship Committee is now accepting applications for the George Eagle Scholarship! 


Please see the requirements below. If you have any questions regarding this process, please contact Joe Ebel by email:



  • Students must be Ohio residents.
  • Students must be enrolled in a program leading to an undergraduate degree in Environmental Health or a related field as determined by the OEHA Board of Directors.
  • Students must have a sophomore, junior or senior standing in a baccalaureate program.
  • Whether attending school in Ohio or out of state, the student shall express the intent to become employed in environmental health in Ohio following graduation.


  •  An OEHA member in good standing for two consecutive years prior to applying for scholarship.
  • Registered Sanitarian or Sanitarian in Training in the State of Ohio.
  • Enrolled in an Environmental Health or Public Health graduate degree program or another graduate degree program approved by the Scholarship Committee which will contribute to the applicant’s development as an environmental health professional.
  • The College or University must be an accredited school of higher learning.
  • A personal interview may be required, as determined by the Scholarship Committee. 


A completed formal application must be received by February 28th for consideration for the award granted in April of each year.

>>Click Here to Access the George Eagle Graduate Application<<

>>Click Here To Access the George Eagle Undergraduate Application<<


Send applications and/or contributions to:
Joe Ebel R.S. M.S., M.B.A.
Licking County Health Department
675 Price Rd., Newark, OH 43055
(740) 349-6477

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