National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.547
Sponsor
National Health Service Corps
Deadlines
May 7, 2015
Contact

Phone: 800.221.9393
Email: gethelp@hrsa.gov

Purpose

The National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program awards scholarships students who are pursuing one of the following degrees:

  • Medicine (MD or DO)
  • Dentistry (DDS or DMD)
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Certified Nurse Midwife
  • Physician Assistant
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice

Scholarship recipients must commit to providing primary care health services at a Health Professional Shortage Area upon completion of their degrees. Recipients are expected to provide one year of service for each year of the scholarship.

Eligibility

Students pursuing eligible disciplines must also be a:

  • U.S. citizen or national
  • Full-time student at an accredited school
Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

The scholarship pays for tuition and education-related expenses and also provides a monthly stipend for living expenses in exchange for a minimum of two years of full-time service at an NHSC-approved site in a HPSA, maximum of four years.

Application process

A link to the online application is available on the program website.

An application help call will be held on March 26, 2015 from 7-9 p.m. ET.
Phone-in: 888.391.6801
Passcode: 8081979

Tagged as
Dental workforce · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Physician assistants · Physicians · Scholarships for health careers



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