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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.

NBCC Foundation Rural Scholarships Inactive
Scholarships for 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: Jul 31, 2019
Sponsor: NBCC Foundation
North Dakota RuralMed Program Inactive
Offers medical students at the University of North Dakota full tuition in the form of a forgivable loan in return for a 5-year service agreement to practice in rural areas of North Dakota upon graduation.
Geographic coverage: North Dakota
Application Deadline: Jul 1, 2019
Sponsor: University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences
Illinois Podiatric Medicine Scholarship Inactive
Scholarships for podiatric physician students who agree to practice in a shortage area of Illinois upon graduation.
Geographic coverage: Illinois
Application Deadline: Jun 30, 2019
Sponsor: Illinois Center for Rural Health
Virginia Nursing Scholarship Programs Inactive
Virginia scholarship program for students enrolled in nursing education programs to become registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, nurse educators, nurse practitioners, or nurse midwives.
Geographic coverage: Virginia
Application Deadline: Jun 30, 2019
Sponsor: Virginia Department of Health: Office of Health Equity
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: Jun 15, 2019
Sponsor: Iowa Academy of Family Physicians
Iowa Farm Bureau Rural Family Medicine Scholarship Inactive
Offers scholarships to 4th year medical students and 3rd year residents in Iowa who show a strong desire to practice in rural areas of Iowa upon completion of their degrees.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Jun 15, 2019
Sponsors: Iowa Academy of Family Physicians, Iowa Farm Bureau
NURSE Corps Scholarship Program Inactive
Scholarships for nursing students in exchange for a 2-year, full-time service commitment (or part-time equivalent), at an eligible healthcare facility with a critical shortage of nurses.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 21, 2019
Sponsors: Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration
National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program Inactive
Scholarships for students pursuing eligible primary care health professions training in exchange for a service commitment in an approved site in a high-need urban, rural, or frontier community.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: May 16, 2019
Sponsors: Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration, National Health Service Corps, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Colorado Health Service Corps Scholarship Program for Addiction Counselors Inactive
Scholarships for Certified Addiction Counselor training in exchange for a service commitment in a Health Professional Shortage Area of Colorado.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: May 5, 2019
Sponsor: Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
AlohaCare Scholarship Inactive
Scholarships for AlohaCare members and people in their immediate families who are interested in pursuing careers in health services.
Geographic coverage: Hawaii
Application Deadline: May 3, 2019
Sponsors: AlohaCare, Association for Community Affiliated Plans (ACAP)