SLU to Host Undergraduate Public Health Scholar Bowl

The 6th annual Public Health Scholar Bowl will take place on Saturday, April 14, 2018.

Public Health Scholar Bowl is the premier opportunity for the next generation of public health leaders from across the nation to connect with their peers, apply their knowledge, and compete to win up to $1,000 in the Quiz Bowl and Case Study competitions. 

The four winning teams of the 2017 Public Health Scholar Bowl at Saint Louis University

Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 Public Health Scholar Bowl competition!

The competition consists of two parts:

Case study: Teams in the case-study competition will receive a case two weeks prior to the competition. During those two weeks, team members will work together to propose a solution and prepare a presentation that will be judged by leading public health professionals.

Quiz Bowl: Compete against another team in this quiz-bowl style tournament. With current public health topics ranging from disease outbreaks to global and community health, there's something for everyone. Bring recognition to your team and school as you go head-to-head for cash prizes.

Past participating institutions include:

  • Baldwin Wallace University
  • DePaul University
  • George Washington University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Kent State University
  • Macalester College
  • Mercyhurst University
  • Saint Louis University
  • The Ohio State University
  • Truman State University
  • University of Illinois Chicago
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • University of Evansville
  • University of St. Thomas Saint Paul
  • Washington University in St. Louis

"The Public Health Scholar Bowl provided me with the opportunity to collaborate with individuals of many different backgrounds and levels of expertise in the health sciences," said Carly Scott, a senior health science major at Truman State University. "The knowledge I gained through completing the case study with fellow classmates is irreplaceable and has been beneficial to my growth as a health professional."

2017 Scholar Bowl Manual

Contact Us

 You can sign up for our mailing list to receive email updates or, for specific questions, contact publichealthbowl@slu.edu.

We will update this page with the 2018 competition manual and registration information shortly.

Follow the competition on Twitter (@phscholarbowl) and Facebook (@phbowl).