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Rural Health
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.

Don Tesdall Rural Iowa Award Inactive
An annual scholarship to a 2nd or 3rd year medical student at the University of Iowa who is an active member in the University of Iowa Family Medicine Interest Group.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Mar 15, 2018
Sponsor: Iowa Academy of Family Physicians
Dakota Corps Scholarship Program Inactive
Offers scholarships to South Dakota students who plan to remain in the state upon completion of their education, including students who are pursuing careers as registered nurses.
Geographic coverage: South Dakota
Application Deadline: Feb 1, 2018
Sponsor: South Dakota Board of Regents
West Virginia Family Medicine Rural Scholars Program Inactive
Offers scholarships to third-year West Virginia medical students who show strong interest in practicing family medicine in rural West Virginia.
Geographic coverage: West Virginia
Application Deadline: Jan 15, 2018
Sponsor: West Virginia University
Indiana Rural Health Baccalaureate/Medical Degree Scholarship Program Inactive
Full, in-state undergraduate tuition scholarships for students from rural Indiana to attend Indiana State University with the expectation of attending Indiana University School of Medicine after graduation.
Geographic coverage: Indiana
Application Deadline: Dec 15, 2017
Sponsors: Indiana State University, Indiana University School of Medicine
Illinois Rural Health Association Spring Semester 2018 Scholarships Inactive
Sponsors scholarships for students who have an intention to work in rural Illinois and who are enrolled in health information technology, medical billing and coding, or graduate mental/behavioral health programs.
Geographic coverage: Illinois
Application Deadline: Nov 20, 2017
Sponsor: Illinois Rural Health Association
David E. Knox Memorial Nursing Fellowship Inactive
Awards scholarships to students pursuing registered nursing degrees with the intent to practice in small Alaskan communities.
Geographic coverage: Alaska
Application Deadline: Nov 1, 2017
Sponsor: Alaska Community Foundation
NBCC Foundation Rural Scholarships Inactive
Offers scholarships to students residing in rural areas who are currently enrolled in a master's level counseling program and are committed to practicing in rural communities after graduation.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 31, 2017
Sponsor: NBCC Foundation
NBCC Foundation Military Scholarship Inactive
Offers scholarships to master's level counseling students who are active duty, have served in the military within the past 5 years, or are a military spouse and who commit to serving military personnel after graduation.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 1, 2017
Sponsor: NBCC Foundation
Illinois Podiatric Medicine Scholarship Inactive
Awards scholarships to podiatric physician students who agree to practice in a shortage area of Illinois upon graduation.
Geographic coverage: Illinois
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2017
Sponsor: Illinois Center for Rural Health
California Advanced Practice Healthcare Scholarship Program Inactive
Provides scholarships to California residents who are enrolled in advanced practice healthcare programs, including dentists, nurse practitioners, certified nurse midwives, physician assistants, pharmacists, and others, who are willing to work in a medically underserved area of California after graduation.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2017
Sponsors: California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development, Health Professions Education Foundation