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Indian Health Service (IHS) Scholarship Program Benefits

Program Description

Indian Health Service (IHS) Health Professions scholarship provides financial aid to qualified American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate and graduate-level students.

General Program Requirements

In order to be a recipient of this benefit program, you must be members or descendants of federally recognized, state-recognized or terminated Tribes and enrolled in an eligible health profession degree program. In exchange for financial aid, scholarship recipients agree to fulfill a service commitment in full-time clinical practice upon completion of their academic or post-graduate clinical training.

In addition, you must meet certain eligibility requirements:
http://www.ihs.gov/scholarship/scholarships/eligibility/

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

To begin the application process, please visit:
http://www.ihs.gov/scholarship/applynow/

Program Contact Information

For more information on the IHS Scholarship Program, please contact:

Indian Health Service
Scholarship Program
801 Thompson Ave., TMP Suite 450A
Rockville, MD 20852

OR

Call:
IHS Scholarship Program: 301-443-6197
Division of Grants Operations: 301-443-0243

OR