National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program

  • Scholarship Intent: The NHSC Scholarship Program awards scholarships each year to students pursuing careers in primary care. In return, students commit to serving for two to four years, upon graduation and completion of training.
  • Criteria:
    1) Pursuing a degree in an NHSC-eligible discipline ; at SF State, this applies to students studying to be Nurse Practitioners; Enrolled or accepted in an eligible degree program at a U.S. accredited school in Medicine: MD or DO, Dentistry: DMD or DDS, Nurse Practitioner: Adult, Family, Geriatrics, Pediatrics, Psychiatric, or Women’s health, Certified Nurse-Midwife, and Physician Assistant.
    2) For each year of financial support, up to four years, a Scholarship recipient serves one year, minimum of two years, in an NHSC approved site in high-need urban, rural, and frontier communities across the nation.
  • Major: Multiple: Nursing,
  • Class Level: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: Masters/Credential
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: FULL-TIME
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: US Citizen/National
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program
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  • Street Address: , 5600 Fishers Lane Rockville, MD 20857
  • Phone Number: (800)221-9393
  • Extension:
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  • Number of Awards: Varies
    Applications are due April 27, 2017 by 7:30pm EST