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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses

Summaries of funding programs are provided by RHIhub for your convenience. Please contact the funder directly for the most complete and current information.

California Advanced Practice Healthcare Loan Repayment Program Inactive
Offers loan repayment to dentists, nurse practitioners, occupational therapists, physical therapists, speech therapists, pharmacists, certified nurse midwives, physician assistants, and clinical nurse specialists who are practicing direct patient care in medically underserved areas of California.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Oct 14, 2016
Sponsors: California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development, Health Professions Education Foundation
Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship (AENT) Inactive
Awards funding to increase the number of advanced practice nurses who are prepared to meet the primary care needs of rural and underserved communities by providing traineeships to nurses who are pursuing advanced degrees as primary care nurse practitioners (NP) or nurse-midwives.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 15, 2016
Sponsors: Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students (SDS) Inactive
Awards funding to health professions schools to increase diversity in the health professions workforce by providing scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds. Priority is given to institutions that seek to place graduates in medically underserved communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 25, 2016
Sponsors: Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services