National Health Service Corps
Goes By: NHSC
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.
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.
|Year(s) of Application||Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled|
Minimum Grade Point Average
|Campus Nomination Required||No|
|Year of Study Funded||Professional Degree: Health Sciences|
|Academic Areas:||Health Sciences|
|Areas of Interest:||Public Service|
Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.
National Health Service Corps Electronic Deadline
Friday, May 15, 2020
7:30 p.m. ET
Intent to Apply Fall 2020 Deadline
Sunday, November 1, 2020
Last updated: April 23, 2020