APAO Academic Award

The APAO Academic Award is open to PAs in oncology who are pursuing advanced degrees/certifications and are enrolled in an academic program. 

Recipients of the APAO Academic Award will receive a one-time monetary award to apply toward the cost of academic tuition and offset educational expenses.   

Scholarship Information

  • Up to $2,500 scholarship will be awarded 

Eligibility Criteria

  • Graduate of an accredited PA Program
  • Work in an oncology setting as a PA
  • Member in good standing of APAO
  • Member in good standing of AAPA
  • Enrolled in advanced degree program and in good academic standing
  • The award cannot be given to the same individual more than once

Award Recipient Requirements:

  • The recipient must complete his or her degree/certification within three years of the award.
  • APAO should be notified of any address changes.


Interested PAs should submit a completed application form to APAO to be considered for the award.


CLICK HERE to apply