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The application program will be available again early summer 2020. Please return then to view the updated Eligibility and Awards for the 2020-2021 academic year! If you are an applicant who would like to discover more scholarship opportunities you might qualify for, please continue to the Scholarship America Hub and sign up!

 

The GoodRx Pharmacy Innovation
Scholarship Program
Application status: Closed

GoodRx, Inc. has established a scholarship program to assist students pursuing Pharmacy at an accredited two- or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school and Pharmacy Technicians who are studying for certification or have recently been certified.

This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals. Awards are granted regardless of a person’s race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability or national origin.

The GoodRx Pharmacy Innovation Scholarship Program

Eligibility Requirements for Pharmacy Technician applicants:

  • The applicant must be currently studying, or recently certified, (within 6 months of application deadline date) as a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) through a certifying body such as the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) or the National Healthcareer association (NHA).
  • High school seniors and graduates who have not yet completed one full semester of college are eligible to apply for a Pharmacy Technician award.
  • Applicants attending Pharmacy Technician training schools are eligible to apply.

Pharmacy Technician applicants will be asked on the online application form to supply information for the school they will be attending for the upcoming academic year. For those applicants who have either completed their studies or do not plan on attending college during the upcoming academic year should enter their most recent college or tech school information. If you have questions about how to proceed, please email your questions to goodrx@scholarshipamerica.org.

Eligibility Requirements for Pharmacy applicants:

  • The applicant must be a current college undergraduate or graduate-level student pursuing Pharmacy studies at an accredited two- or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school.
  • Must have completed at least one full semester of college.
  • Must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Must enroll in full-time undergraduate or graduate study for the entire upcoming academic year.

Employees and children of employees of GoodRx are ineligible to apply.

The authorized distribution for new awards is up to $10,000. Up to 10 awards of $1,000 each will be granted. Provided there are qualified applicants, awards will be allocated as follows:

  • Up to 5 awards to those who are studying Pharmacy studies at an accredited two- or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school and/or
  • Up to 5 awards to those studying to be or recently certified as Certified Pharmacy Technicians (CPhT) through the national Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) or the National Healthcareer Association

In the event there are not enough qualified applicants in one of the groups, awards may be allocated to the other group in order to achieve full distribution.

Awards are one time only. Past recipients may not reapply.

Awards are for undergraduate and graduate study only.

Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, or national origin.

Notification

Selected applicants will be notified in July.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of The GoodRx Pharmacy Innovation Scholarship Program. Payments are made in August.

Scholarship finalists will be selected by Scholarship America on the basis of:

  • academic performance
  • demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities
  • work experience
  • statement of career, educational goals and objectives

Financial need will not be considered.

GoodRx, Inc. will select recipients from the pool of finalist based upon the student’s response to an essay specific to a particular pharmacy or the industry overall.

A video essay upload will be required for designated finalists to also be evaluated by GoodRx, Inc.

Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Revisions
GoodRx, Inc. reserves the right to review the conditions and procedures of this scholarship program and to make changes at any time, with or without notice including termination of the program.

As part of your application, you must upload the following:

  • A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Transcripts must display the student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course, as well as the term in which each course was taken.

Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.

GoodRx, Inc. has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you the Scholarship America Student Hub!