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NURSE Corps 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.

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.908
Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration
Jun 14, 2018

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The NURSE Corps Scholarship Program provides scholarships to nursing students in exchange for a minimum 2-year full-time service commitment (or part-time equivalent), at an eligible healthcare facility with a critical shortage of nurses.


To be eligible for a scholarship, an applicant must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen (born or naturalized), national, or lawful permanent resident
  • Be enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a professional nursing degree program (baccalaureate, graduate, associate degree, or diploma) at an accredited school of nursing located in the U.S.
  • Begin classes no later than September 30, 2018
  • Be free from any federal judgment liens
  • Be free from existing service commitments
  • Not delinquent on a federal debt
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

In exchange for at least 2 years service at a healthcare facility with a critical shortage of nurses, the Nursing Scholarship Program pays:

  • Tuition and other required fees
  • Other reasonable costs including required books, clinical supplies, and laboratory expenses
  • Monthly stipend for living expenses
Application process

Links to application instructions and the online application portal are available on the program website.

Technical assistance calls:

  • May 17, 2018
    3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Eastern
    Dial-in: 888.790.1720
    Passcode: 5823271
  • May 31, 2018
    3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Eastern
    Dial-in: 888.790.1720
    Passcode: 5823271
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