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Funding by Type: Scholarships

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

Native Agriculture and Food Systems College Scholarship Program
Awards scholarships to encourage Native American college students to enter careers in agriculture and agriculture-related fields with the ultimate goal of increasing food production, improving health and nutrition, and eliminating food insecurity in rural and reservation-based communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 28, 2017
Sponsor: First Nations Development Institute
Doctors for Maine's Future Scholarship
Provides scholarships for eligible medical students who enroll in a Maine-based medical school and agree to work at a Maine healthcare facility upon graduation.
Geographic coverage: Maine
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Finance Authority of Maine
Idaho Grant Proposal Writing Course Scholarship
The Idaho Bureau of Rural Health and Primary Care provides scholarships to participate in an online Grant Proposal Writing course offered by Fort Hays State University.
Geographic coverage: Idaho
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Idaho Bureau of Rural Health and Primary Care
Indiana Primary Care Scholarship Program (IPCSP)
Offers scholarships to cover tuition and fees for Indiana medical students who are committed to serving in shortage areas of Indiana upon completion of education.
Geographic coverage: Indiana
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Indiana University School of Medicine
NOSORH Resources/Travel Scholarship
Awards travel scholarships to facilitate mentoring, networking, and educational exchange to members of the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health
Oklahoma Family Practice Resident Rural Scholarship Program
Offers financial assistance to residents enrolled in an accredited Family Practice or Family Medicine Residency Program located in Oklahoma who agrees to practice in a rural community of Oklahoma upon completion of his/her residency.
Geographic coverage: Oklahoma
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Physician Manpower Training Commission
Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Scholarship
Offers scholarships to nurse practitioners working in safety net clinics to pursue a post master's certificate as a psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner.
Geographic coverage: Virginia
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Virginia Health Care Foundation
Rural Access to Anesthesia Care Scholarship
Provides scholarships for medical students to complete a rotation designed to teach future physicians about anesthesia in rural areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: American Society of Anesthesiologists
Scholarship for Obstetrical Simulation Course Emergencies & Catastrophes
Provides scholarships to attend obstetrical simulation course to family medicine physicians, nurse midwives and licensed midwives who practice in a rural healthcare setting in the southeastern United States.
Geographic coverage: Southeast United States
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation
Small Rural Hospital Transition (SRHT) Project Technical Assistance
Technical assistance to small hospitals in rural, persistent-poverty areas to help prepare and assist them in moving from a fee-for-service and volume based payment system to one that is dependent on value and quality.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: National Rural Health Resource Center