Grant & Scholarship Guidelines

Applying for the Paul C. Bragg Health Science Scholarship

Paul C. Bragg Health Science Scholarships are provided by The Bragg Health Foundation ONLY to students of Naturopathic Medicine at:

  • Bastyr University
  • National College of Natural Medicine
  • Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine
  • University of Bridgeport, College of Naturopathic Medicine

Paul C. Bragg Health Science Scholarships are provided to:

  • 3rd year students pursuing degrees in Naturopathic Medicine

These scholarships are administered through these educational institutions in coordination with Bragg Health Foundation. Students at these colleges and universities are encouraged to contact the appropriate department at their institution for qualification criteria and application information.

In its commitment to preparing future generations to be skilled in the health sciences, The Bragg Health Foundation provides Paul C. Bragg Health Science Scholarships to students attending these select colleges and universities. We support 3rd year students pursuing degrees in Naturopathic Medicine; that through their studies and practice of Natural Medicine they further the mission of the Bragg Health Foundation as Paul C. Bragg Health Science Scholars.

Guidelines – Applying for a Grant

In its commitment to support health and wellness for future generations, The Bragg Health Foundation provides limited and specific grants to fund:

  • community health and wellness education
  • elder adult health and health and wellness education
  • health and nutrition programs and education for youth
  • health and nutrition programs and education for college students
  • health science research
  • health-related projects

The Bragg Health Foundation will accept and review letters of inquiry that present a demonstrated alignment with the mission of The Bragg Health Foundation and will be accepted based on guidelines established here:

  • Your request must be in support of a recognized 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization.
  • Your request must be in support of an educational institution or community serving organization or project whose goal reflects and supports the mission of Bragg Health Foundation.
  • Your request must be in support of an educational institution or community serving organization or project working in collaboration with Bragg Health Foundation or seeking collaborative partnering that reflects and supports the mission of Bragg Health Foundation.
  • Organizations may only submit one request per year for funding.
  • All submissions will be reviewed by staff and board of directors for advancement and request for proposal.

Please send Letters of Inquiry by email to:     development@bragghealthFoundation.org

or By Mail to:

Bragg Health Foundation
Attn: Grant Requests
Post Office Box 7
Santa Barbara, CA  93102

The Bragg Health Foundation will not consider requests for:

  • Support to individuals
  • Corporate sponsorship requests
  • Political organizations or lobbyists
    Religious organizations unless gift is designated to a program that is health related and secular in nature and benefits a broad range of the community. Additionally the program must have a formal mission and separate budget and staff.
  • Private foundations
  • Organizations that do not meet criteria described in sections 501(c)(3) and 509(a)(1), (2), (3) of the Internal Revenue Code
  • Organizations that discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran or disability statuses in the delivery of their services and in their employment practice.

We do not have submission deadlines. Applications are considered throughout the year. However, a larger percentage of funds are granted and distributed as year-end gifts.