Health Professions Scholarship
Sponsored by: Indian Health Service/U.S. Department of Health & Human Service
Applicant must be a member of a federally recognized American Indian or Alaskan Native tribe, be a high school graduate or equivalent in good standing at current educational institution, and be accepted or enrolled at least part time in a degree program at a health professions-related school.
|Application Deadline||March 2|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Scholarship|
|Award Coverage||Comprehensive Tuition<br >plus cost of books, travel, and other educational expenses|
|Required areas of study||allied health professions, health professions|
Renewable if recipient maintains a minimum 2.0 GPA in their chosen health/allied health professions curriculum and is enrolled for the next semester/quarter in at least 12 credit hours or the equivalent (full-time), or six to 11 credit hours (part-time). Letter from program director verifying the full- or part-time status of health of the institution's health and allied health program is required.
|Must be repaid?
Recipient will incur a service obligation of one year for each year of scholarship support received (or the part-time equivalent) with a minimum service period of two years. The service obligation must be in full-time clinical practice in the health profession in which the recipient was funded.
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|