Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program
Sponsored by: Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
Selection is based upon financial need, career objectives within the next five to 10 years, community involvement, community background, and academic performance. Recipient commits to a one-year service obligation service practicing direct patient care in a medically underserved area (MUA) of California.
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Scholarship|
|Award Coverage||Tuition, necessary fees, books, supplies, and educational commitment.|
|Required areas of study||clinical laboratory science, diagnostic medical sonography, medical assistant, medical imaging, medical laboratory technology, nuclear medicine technology, occupational therapy, pharmacy, pharmacy technician, physical therapy, physical therapy assistant, radiation therapy technology, radiologic technology, respiratory care, social work, speech therapy, surgical technician, ultrasound technician|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
Award is not automatically renewable. Recipient must go through competitive process to be considered for each award, each cycle.
|Must be repaid?
Recipient must commit one year to work in a medically underserved area of California.
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|
|Is a separate application required?||yes|