National Health Service Corps

NHSC Blue and Gold Iamge

The 2015 National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Scholarship Program application cycle is now open and will close on May 7, 2015 at 7:30 PM ET. Please refer to the 2015 Application and Program Guidance for all of the program requirements.

Eligibility is open to all students who are committed to primary care and are U.S. citizens or nationals and are enrolled in a fully accredited training program for Physicians (MD or DO), Dentists, Nurse Practitioners, Certified Nurse-Midwives or Physician Assistants at a U.S. accredited school. Scholarship support includes tax-free payment of tuition, required fees, other reasonable educational costs, and a taxable monthly living stipend.  For each year of financial support an NHSC Scholarship recipient serves one year at an NHSC-approved site in one of many high-need urban, rural, and frontier communities (minimum two year commitment).

The NHSC Scholarship Program continues to be competitive and applicants are encouraged to begin the application process early as on average it takes up to 3 weeks to complete the application.

Technical assistance, provided by NHSC program staff, is available on the date below:

  • NHSC Scholarship Application Technical Assistance Conference Call
    Thursday, March 26 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. ET
    Dial-in Number: 1-888-391-6801
    Passcode: 8081979

We look forward to receiving your completed application.

National Health Service Corps