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Minnesota Community Health Worker Program Scholarship

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Minnesota Community Health Worker Alliance, Minnesota Department of Health
Nov 30, 2023

The Minnesota Community Health Worker Alliance is offering scholarships that cover tuition and some related costs for up to one year of a Community Health Worker (CHW) certificate program in the state. The program's goal is to strengthen and diversify the public health workforce to better meet the needs of under resourced communities in Minnesota by training new Community Health Workers.

Links to colleges and universities that offer the program are listed on the program website.


Eligibility requirements:

  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • Be a citizen of the United States or be a foreign national with a visa permitting permanent residence in the United States
  • Be accepted into a CHW Certificate program at an approved college or university in Minnesota
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Up to $3,750 per student. The scholarship may cover tuition and some related costs for up to one year of the CHW Certificate program. Higher costs at some schools may result in less than full tuition payments.

90 scholarships are available.

Application process

A link to the online application is available on the program website when applications are being accepted.

Tagged as
Community health workers · Scholarships for health careers · Minnesota

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