Students pursuing a career in primary health care are eligible to receive funding for their education in exchange for practicing in rural, urban, and frontier communities in Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs) with limited access to care, upon graduation and licensure. The scholarship provides funding for a maximum of 4 years: tuition, required fees, reasonable educational costs, monthly support stipend.
The BPW Career Advancement Scholarship is sponsored by Business and Professional Women's Foundation and is a scholarship worth a minimum of $500, an average of $1,000, and a maximum of $2,000.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP) offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research. The program offers: Scholarship support Paid research training at the NIH during the summer Paid employment and training at the NIH after graduation Scholarship support: The NIH UGSP will pay up to $20,000 per academic year in tuition, educational expenses, and reasonable living expenses to scholarship recipients.
The Fulbright-Fogarty Awards are offered through a partnership between the Fulbright Program and the Fogarty International Center of the U.S. National Institutes of Health. These awards were established to promote the expansion of research in public health and clinical research in resource-limited settings. Fulbright-Fogarty Awards carry the same benefits as the traditional Fulbright Study/Research grants to the host country. The Fogarty International Center, NIH, will provide support to the research training site and may provide orientation for the fellows at the NIH.
This fellowship allows medical students to spend a year conducting full-time research in specified fields of study.
The American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education (AFPE) encourages outstanding African-American/Black and/or Hispanic/Latino pre-doctoral students, who have completed at least three semesters of graduate study and have not more than three and a half years remaining, to continue their studies and earn the Ph.D. degree in pharmaceutical science at a U.S. school or college of pharmacy.
The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) sponsors the Liberty Leadership Scholarship. This scholarship hopes to provide opportunities to further professional education for occupational and environmental health professionals. To award to a licensed occupational health and environmental nurse dedicated to developing leadership skills to better provide for the health and safety of workers in the workplace and protect and ensure the longevity of the occupational health nursing profession.