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Virginia Nursing Scholarship Programs

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Virginia Department of Health: Office of Health Equity
Jun 30, 2020

Olivette Burroughs


Virginia Nursing Scholarship Programs provide scholarships for students enrolled in nursing education programs to become registered nurses and licensed practical nurses and who agree to serve in a medically underserved area of Virginia upon graduation. Recipients must agree to a service contract of one year of service per year of scholarship received.


Eligibility requirements are specific to each nursing field and are listed within the application for that field.

Nursing fields include:

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

The amount of each scholarship award is dependent upon the amount of funds appropriated by the Virginia General Assembly.

Application process

Links to application forms by nursing specialty are available at the bottom of the program website.

Completed applications should be mailed to:

Virginia Department of Health
Office of Health Equity
ATTN: Workforce Incentive Programs
109 Governor St., Suite 714 West Richmond, Virginia 23219

Tagged as
Nurses · Scholarships for health careers · Virginia

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