FAQ's

Q: What is the Public Health Scholars Program?

A: The program awards you with points based on the activities you will complete during your time as a student at Texas A&M University.

Q: Am I automatically enrolled in the PH Scholars Program since I am a student?

A: No. You will need to complete a one time enrollment online.

Q: Do I have to submit each event as a separate milestone or do I accumulate point automatically?

A: Each milestone will need to be submitted for review and approval online.

Q: What if I completed something that is not listed as a milestone? Can it still be considered for points?

A: If you would like to have an activity reviewed to see if it qualifies for scholars points, please complete this form and bring it to Megan Westerman in the SPH Administrative Building office 259.

Q: What is the amount of points that will qualify me for a gold, silver, or bronze medallion at graduation?

A: The amount of points needed per level is not listed in order to discourage any "point padding" behavior. If you would like to know your current point total please email publichealthpractice@sph.tamhsc.edu.