Selection is based upon work experience in a medically underserved area, amount of debt, professional goals within the next five to ten years, community service and membership organizations, and community background. Recipient commits to practice direct patient care for two-years in a medically underserved area (MUA) of California. Program looks to increase the number of vocational nurses practicing in medically underserved areas of California and assist licensed vocational nurses in repaying educational debt that was incurred as a result of pursuing a license in vocational nursing.
Loan repayment program.
Tuition, necessary fees, books, supplies, and educational commitment
Recipient must commit to working two years in a medically under-served area of California.
Study areas: nursing
Award type: Other
Enrollment level: College Senior, College Freshman, College Junior, College Sophomore
Country: United States
Major: Nursing, Licensed Vocational, Nursing
400 R Street, Suite 460 Sacramento, CA 95811 United States
Phone: (916) 326-3644
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