National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Scholarship
Sponsored by: Health Resources and Services Administration
Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or national enrolled or accepted into an accredited school in the U.S.as a full-time student.
|Application Deadline||Last Friday in March (early application recommended)|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Scholarship|
|Number of Applications||2000|
|Award Coverage||Full Tuition<br >plus $1,065 monthly stipend|
|Required areas of study||allopathic medicine, dentistry, family nurse practitioner, nurse midwifery, osteopathic medicine, physician assistant|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
Renewable for up to four years if recipient maintains full-time status and does not repeat coursework.
|Must be repaid?
Recipient must agree to one year of service for each year of support (two-year minimum) providing full-time primary health care in a high-priority Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) in the U.S. at a site assigned by the NHSC.
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|