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Competition Details

USAF Health Professions Scholarship Program

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The USAF offers fully-funded health care degrees, including nursing, medical, and dental, in exchange for service within the USAF.

The Air Force offers scholarships for healthcare professionals to include: one- and two-year for Allied Health specialties (Pharmacists, Optometrists, Clinical Psychologists and Public Health Officers), two- and three-year for Nurse Corps specialties and three- and four-year for Medical Corps and Dental Corps.

This scholarship covers all tuition and required fees, including textbooks, small equipment items and supplies needed for study. You will also receive a monthly allowance for living expenses.

While on scholarship, you will spend 45 days on active duty in the Air Force, and once you graduate, you will serve active duty (one year for each year of scholarship, with a minimum of three years).

No published application deadline, but fill out the interest form on the website, and a recruiter will be in touch.

Award Value

Fully funded health care degrees, including tuition and stipend.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled

Minimum Grade Point Average


US Citizen
Campus Nomination Required No
Year of Study Funded Professional Degree: Health Sciences
Academic Areas: Health Sciences
Areas of Interest: Public Service
Language Funding No
Location Domestic

Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.

Last updated: May 11, 2016

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