You can apply to the Scholarship Program if you are committed to primary care and accepted to or enrolled in an accredited U.S. school in one of the following primary care disciplines:
Physicians (MD or DO)- Psychiatry is considered primary care.
Nurse Practitioners (post graduate degree with clinical practice focus)
The scholarship pays tuition, fees, other educational costs, and provides a living stipend in return for a commitment to work at least 2 years at an NHSC-approved site in a medically underserved community.
The Scholarship Program accepts applications once each year. To learn more about how NHSC reviews applications and determines who receives a scholarship, please watch this short video. Applicants chosen to receive the scholarship are notified no later than September 30.
If you have any questions about the application process, feel free to contact current scholarship recipient & National Director Emilie at email@example.com.
Accepting applications through April 27, 7:30 p.m. ET