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National Fellowships and Scholar Programs

Competition Details

National Health Service Corps


Goes By: NHSC
Fellowship Website

Awards scholarships to students pursuing primary health care professions in NHSC-eligible disciplines in return for a commitment to provide health care to communities in need, upon graduation and the completion of training.

Scholars must be earning a degree in one of the following primary care disciplines: Medicine (MD or DO), dentistry (DDS or DMD), nurse practitioner, certified nurse-midwife, or physician assistant. Service commitment is one year for each year of funding, with a minimum two-year and maximum four-year service commitment.


Award Value

Up to four years of support for professional school: tuition, required fees, and other reasonable education costs, all tax-free, and a monthly living stipend that is taxable.


Eligibility Requirements

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

Minimum Grade Point Average

3.0

Citizenship

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.



Deadlines

National Health Service Corps Electronic Deadline
Thursday, May 16, 2019
7:30 p.m., ET


Last updated: April 5, 2019




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