Nurse Corps Scholarship Program

The NURSE Corps Scholarship Program provides scholarships to nursing students in exchange for a minimum 2-year full-time service commitment (or part-time equivalent), at an eligible healthcare facility with a critical shortage of nurses.

Eligibility
To be eligible for a scholarship, an applicant must:
Be a U.S. citizen (born or naturalized), national, or lawful permanent resident
Be enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a professional nursing degree program (baccalaureate, graduate, associate degree, or diploma) at an accredited school of nursing located in the U.S.
Begin classes no later than September 30, 2019
Be free from any federal judgment liens
Be free from existing service commitments

Geographic coverage
Nationwide

Applications Due: May 21, 2019

Amount of funding
In exchange for at least 2 years service at a healthcare facility with a critical shortage of nurses, the Nursing Scholarship Program pays:
Tuition and other required fees
Other reasonable costs including required books, clinical supplies, and laboratory expenses
Monthly stipend for living expenses ($1,383 for the 2019-2020 academic year)
Application process
Links to application instructions and the online application portal are available on the program website.

Technical assistance:
Applicant webinar
April 18, 2019
3:00 – 4:30 p.m. Eastern
Call-in number: 888.455.2923
Participant code: 2458846

Applicant conference call #1
May 2, 2019
3:00 – 4:30 p.m. Eastern
Call-in number: 888.455.2923
Participant code: 2458846

Applicant conference call #1
May 16, 2019
3:00 – 4:30 p.m. Eastern
Call-in number: 888.455.2923
Participant code: 2458846

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