September 20, 2017

Willard B. Simmons Sr. Memorial Scholarship Awarded by National Community Pharmacist Association (NCPA) Foundation

The Willard B. Simmons Sr. Memorial Scholarship is an award sponsored by National Community Pharmacist Association (NCPA) Foundation.

Information About the Scholarship:

Amount of Scholarship: Average – $2000
Application Deadline: 31-March
Scholarship Requirements: Candidate must be a student member of NCPA and be enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited U.S. pharmacy school or college. Candidate must submit letters of recommendation. Selection is based upon leadership qualities and academic achievement.
Eligible for: Contact sponsor

Awarded by:

National Community Pharmacist Association (NCPA) Foundation
205 Daingerfield Road
Alexandria, VA 22314
USA
Phone: 703 683 8200
Fax Number: 703 683 3619

Contact Details:

Yulanda Slade
Scholarship Coordinator

Alexandria, VA 22314
US
Phone: 703 683 8200
Fax Number: 703 683 3619

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National Community Pharmacist Association (NCPA) Foundation

National Community Pharmacist Association (NCPA) Foundation