Applicant must be a member of a federally recognized American Indian or Alaskan Native tribe, be a high school graduate or equivalent in good standing at current educational institution, and be accepted or enrolled at least part time in a degree program at a health professions-related school.
plus cost of books, travel, and other educational expenses
Renewable if recipient maintains a minimum 2.0 GPA in their chosen health/allied health professions curriculum and is enrolled for the next semester/quarter in at least 12 credit hours or the equivalent (full-time), or six to 11 credit hours (part-time). Letter from program director verifying the full- or part-time status of health of the institution's health and allied health program is required.
Recipient will incur a service obligation of one year for each year of scholarship support received (or the part-time equivalent) with a minimum service period of two years. The service obligation must be in full-time clinical practice in the health profession in which the recipient was funded.
Study areas: allied health professions, health professions
Deadline: March 2
Award type: Scholarship
Award coverage: Comprehensive Tuition
Enrollment level: Doctoral-level Study, College Sophomore, College Senior, Other Postgraduate-level Study, Master's-level Study, College Junior
Race: American Indian/alaskan Native
Major: Health Sciences And Services, Public Health, General
Indian Health Service/U.S. Department of Health & Human Service
801 Thompson Avenue, Suite 120 Rockville, MD 20852 United States
Phone: (301) 443-6197