The 2015 NURSE Corps Scholarship Program application cycle is now open and will close on May 21, 2015 at 7:30p.m. Eastern Time (ET). Please refer to the 2015 Application and Program Guidance for all of the program requirements.
This Program assists students completing their nursing education by paying tuition, fees, other education costs, while providing a monthly living stipend. The program is open to full-time or part-time nursing students accepted or enrolled in diploma, associate, baccalaureate or graduate nursing programs at accredited schools located in the U.S. Upon graduation, scholarship program members fulfill a service commitment at an eligible NURSE Corps site.
The NURSE Corps Scholarship Program continues to be competitive and applicants are encouraged to begin the application process early as on average it takes approximately 3 weeks to complete the application.
Applicants are encouraged to participant in two application technical assistance conference calls with program staff. Prior to the calls, applicants are also encouraged to view the NURSE Corps Scholarship Technical Assistance Webinar with more information on the application process and service requirements.
The Technical Assistance conference calls are available on the following dates:
- NURSE Corps Scholarship Application Technical Assistance Conference Call #1
April 7, 2015 from 8:00 to 10:00 pm ET
Dial-in Number: 1-800-779-8389
- NURSE Corps Scholarship Application Technical Assistance Conference Call #2
May 16, 2015 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm ETDial-in Number: 1- 800-779-8389
Also, to learn more, please view our member story [youtube http://youtube.com/w/?v=dmfDp8g4Kag#t=22] featuring Kay Smullen, at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD.
We look forward to receiving your completed application.