Selection is based upon financial need, career objectives within the next five to 10 years, community involvement, community background, and academic performance. Recipient commits to a one-year service obligation service practicing direct patient care in a medically underserved area (MUA) of California.
Tuition, necessary fees, books, supplies, and educational commitment.
Award is not automatically renewable. Recipient must go through competitive process to be considered for each award, each cycle.
Recipient must commit one year to work in a medically underserved area of California.
Study areas: clinical laboratory science, diagnostic medical sonography, medical assistant, medical imaging, medical laboratory technology, nuclear medicine technology, occupational therapy, pharmacy, pharmacy technician, physical therapy, physical therapy assistant, radiation therapy technology, radiologic technology, respiratory care, social work, speech therapy, surgical technician, ultrasound technician
Award type: Scholarship
Enrollment level: College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, College Freshman
Country: United States
Major: Medical Assistant, Social Work, Radiologic Technology, Pharmacy Technician/assistant, Medical Laboratory Technician, Radiation Therapy, Pharmacy, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Speech Therapy, Clinical Laboratory Science (medical Laboratory Technologies), Physical Therapy Assistant, Medical Imaging, Surgical Technician, Physical Therapy, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Occupational Therapy, Respiratory Care, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Ultrasound Technician
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Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
Health Professions Education Foundation
400 R Street
Suite 460 Sacramento, CA 95811-6213 United States
Phone: (916) 326-3640