Licensed Vocational Nurse Loan Repayment Program
Sponsored by: Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
Selection is based upon work experience in a medically underserved area, amount of debt, professional goals within the next five to ten years, community service and membership organizations, and community background. Recipient commits to practice direct patient care for two-years in a medically underserved area (MUA) of California. Program looks to increase the number of vocational nurses practicing in medically underserved areas of California and assist licensed vocational nurses in repaying educational debt that was incurred as a result of pursuing a license in vocational nursing.
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Other|
|Award Coverage||Tuition, necessary fees, books, supplies, and educational commitment|
|Required areas of study||nursing|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
|Must be repaid?
Recipient must commit to working two years in a medically under-served area of California.
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|
|Is a separate application required?||yes|