Health Resources and Services Administration-Bureau of Health Professions Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students

Applicants must be full-time students, be from a disadvantaged background, demonstrate financial need and be studying in a health field, including medicine, nursing, veterinary medicine, dentistry, pharmacy and others. They must be U.S. citizens, nationals or permanent residents. All other criteria are set by individual schools.


Deadline: June 30

Award type: Scholarship

Max. award:
Awarded anualy:
Unlimited awards:
Repay required:


Enrollment level: High School Senior, Doctoral-level Study, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Freshman, Master's-level Study, College Senior, Other Postgraduate-level Study

Major: Veterinary Clinical Sciences (m.s., Ph.d.), Veterinary Medicine (d.v.m.), Pre-veterinary Medicine, Nursing, Family Practice (post-r.n.), Nurse Assistant/aide, Veterinary Science, Pharmacy Technician/assistant, Physician Assistant, Dental Clinical Sciences/graduate Dentistry (m.s., Ph.d.), Pharmacy, Nursing, Dentistry (d.d.s., D.m.d.), Healthcare, Nursing, Licensed Vocational

Contact Information

Department of Health and Human Services
Health Resources and Services Administration
Bureau of Health Workforce
5600 Fishers Lane Rockville, MD 20857 United States
Phone: (800) 221-9393