Robert M. Pate Student Scholarship  

The Robert M. Pate Scholarship is given annually to an outstanding undergraduate student who exemplifies professionalism, academic achievement, service and character.

  • Applicants must be current members of SHAPE America. (If membership application is recent, attach a copy of your membership application form.)

  • Applicants must have at least junior class standing at the time of application. (A minimum of 65–70 credit hours must be completed, if graduation requirement is 125–140 total credits.)

  • Applicants must normally have a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 grade point scale.  

The Robert M. Pate Scholarship Award is presented at the annual Eastern District Conference.  

Nomination Process

States or individuals may nominate candidates and submit to:

Ellen Benham

Deadline: October 1