National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program
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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number:
Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration, National Health Service Corps, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
The National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program
awards scholarships to students who are pursuing one of
the following degrees with a primary care specialty:
- Medicine (MD or DO)
- Dentistry (DDS or DMD)
- Nurse Practitioner
- Certified Nurse Midwife
- Physician Assistant
Scholarship recipients must commit to providing primary
care health services at an approved site in a Health
Professional Shortage Area (HPSA). The total number of
years of full-time service depends on the number of years
of scholarship support, not to exceed 4 school years.
Students pursuing eligible disciplines must also be:
- U.S. citizens or nationals
- Full-time students at accredited schools beginning on
or before September 30, 2023.
- Be eligible for federal employment and free from any
other service obligation
Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Amount of funding
The scholarship pays for tuition, education-related
expenses, and a monthly stipend in exchange for a minimum
of 2 years of full-time service at an approved site, with
a maximum of 4 years. Applicants who choose to work
half-time must agree to a service commitment of a minimum
of 4 years and a maximum of 8 years.
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Dental workforce · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Oral health · Physician assistants · Physicians · Primary care · Scholarships for health careers
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