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California Advanced Practice Healthcare Scholarship Program

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.

California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development, Health Professions Education Foundation
Feb 28, 2017

Ashley Owens


The Advanced Practice Healthcare Scholarship Program will award scholarships to cover the costs of tuition, required fees, books, supplies, and educational equipment related to the applicant’s healthcare education.

Recipients must agree to provide direct patient care on a full time basis in a designated shortage area for a minimum of two years after graduation.


California residents who are free from any other service obligations and are enrolled in California schools in one of the following advanced practice health professional education programs:

  • Certified nurse midwife
  • Clinical nurse specialists
  • Dentistry
  • Nurse practitioner
  • Occupational therapy
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physician assistant
  • Speech Therapists
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Up to $50,000 in return for two years of service.

Application process

Applicants must register, create an account, and complete the online application process.

Tagged as
Dental workforce · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Occupational therapy · Oral health · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Pharmacy workforce · Physical therapy · Physician assistants · Scholarships for health careers · California

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