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NURSE Corps Scholarship
The application cycle for the NURSE Corps Scholarship Program is now open. The NURSE Corps scholarship supports recipients with tuition, required fees, other reasonable educational costs, and a monthly living stipend for up to four years. For every year the scholarship is awarded, the student will serve a year at a NURSE Corps-approved facility in urban, rural, or frontier areas with high need. The program requires a minimum two-year full-time commitment or a part-time equivalent. Fifty percent of award funds will go toward nurse practitioners and financial need based on Expected Family Contribution (EFC) is greatly taken into consideration by the selection committee.
Students who are U.S. citizens, nationals, or lawful permanent residents, and are enrolled or accepted in an accredited diploma, associate, baccalaureate, or graduate nursing program, including Registered Nurse (RN) to Bachelor of Science (BSN) Bridge Programs are eligible to apply.
Students interested are encouraged to participate in one of the technical assistance conference calls to be held on Thursday, April 3, from 7-9 p.m. or Saturday, May 17, from 12-2 p.m. To participate, dial 1-800-369-3140 and enter passcode 9999132.
Applications must be submitted by May 22 at 6:30 p.m. to be considered for the scholarship program.
For more information, visit http://1.usa.gov/1mqnCdR.
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