Apply to be a Public Health Leadership Scholar

Public Health Leadership Scholars

July 9-13, 2020  Washington, D.C.

Event Information

The Public Health Leadership Seminar, hosted by the US Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, are available to HOSA-Future Health Professionals members, students, alumni and advisors, who are interested in learning about public health while interacting with leading professionals within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR), Office of the US Surgeon General (OSG) and the United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps (USPHS). For a short period of time, seminar participants are able to experience first-hand the mission of HHS, ASPR, and the OSG, as well as responsibilities carried out by USPHS officers.

HOSA-Future Health Professionals seeks to provide its members with an

experience that exposes them to the many issues and career paths found in the

field of public health, especially in the governmental, leadership and policy

arenas. HOSA students, alumni and advisors are specifically encouraged to use

the seminar  as an opportunity to gain awareness and understanding of the

significant role played by HHS, ASPR, OSG and the USPHS in advancing the health

and safety of our nation.

Participants in the Public Health Leadership Seminar will:

  • gain awareness and understanding of public health issues and careers

  • improve knowledge base through interaction and discussion with key public
    health leaders within HHS, ASPR, OSG, USPHS and other organizations

  • strengthen HOSA’s partnership with HHS, ASPR, OSG and USPHS


  1. Join STEM Premier 

  2. Search 2018 Public Health Leadership Scholars 

  3. Submit your application 

For more detailed information and application instructions visit the HOSA Website