The Indian Health Service Health Professions Scholarship Program provides qualified American Indian and Alaska Native health professions student the opportunity to establish a solid educational foundation for each stage of their pre-professional careers. The Indian Health Service started providing scholarship support to American Indian and Alaska Native health profession students in 1978 and has extended its support program to include providing health care services to the medically underserved Indian health programs nationwide.
Since 1978, more than 7,000 American Indian and Alaska Native students in the health profession field had received scholarship grants with many of the awardees returning to serve their own Tribal communities.
The Indian Health Services offers three scholarship programs to American Indian and Alaska Native students in the field of health profession as follows:
Applicants to the scholarship programs must eligibility requirements as follows:
Applications for the scholarship programs must be submitted to:
Indian Health Service
801 Thompson Ave., TMP Suite 450A
Rockville, MD 20852
|GPA:||2.0 or higher|
|Other Req:||ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS: Member of a federally recognized tribe|