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The law also allows for a living allowance up to $20,000.
The program provides educational loans sponsored by the State of Arizona, repaid in service in an eligible area in Arizona as a licensed physician. Minimum two-year service commitment.
Service will be full-time practice in any of the following locations, as defined in A.R.S. § 15-1721:
(1) A rural AND medically underserved area of Arizona.
(2) A medically underserved area of Arizona.
(3) A medically underserved population of Arizona.
(4) Any Indian Reservation that is located in Arizona
Loan funding for one or two years has a two-year service commitment. Above the two-year minimum, the commitment is one year of service for each year of funding received (e.g. if you receive funding for four years, you will have a four-year service commitment). There is a maximum of five years of funding granted.
Students at three colleges in Arizona currently qualify for consideration: students seeking a M.D. degree at The University of Arizona College of Medicine; students seeking a D.O. degree at Midwestern University's Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine (AZCOM) or D.O. candidates at A.T. Still University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine – Mesa (ATSU COM-Mesa). Students must be classified as Arizona residents under the state law classifying students for tuition purposes (A.R.S. 15-1802).
The AfterCollege-AACN Scholarship Fund supports students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing. Special consideration will be given to students in a graduate program with the goal of becoming a nurse educator; students completing an RN-to-BSN or RN-to-MSN program; and those enrolled in an accelerated program.
One scholarship in the amount of $2,500 will be awarded each quarter.
1. ELIGIBILITY: The Scholarship Program is sponsored by AfterCollege, Inc., unless otherwise indicated on the page of the Scholarship Program (such sponsor, the “Sponsor”) and is open to any applicant who:
• is eighteen (18) years of age or older, or has submitted an executedParental/Legal Guardian Consent and Release form, and • is a registered member of aftercollege.com, and • is a legal resident of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, and • completes (i) a scholarship application online athttp://www.aftercollege.com/content/scholarships/ (the “Application”) and (ii) an AfterCollege profile athttps://www.aftercollege.com/account/profile/edit (your “Profile”), as each such page address may be updated from time to time.
Applicants must be enrolled by the deadline noted in the Specific Scholarship Rules (the “Deadline”) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning (college, university or trade school) within the United States. Current employees, officers, directors and agents of Sponsor and its related companies and members of their immediate families (defined as spouse, parents, siblings and children) and persons residing at the same address are not eligible to win. Void where prohibited.
March 31, June 30, September 30 and December 31 of each year.
Stipends are $39,000 (first year), $40,100 (second year), and $42,300 (optional third year). Research expenses of $3,500 per year are available, as well. (Indirect costs not allowed.) U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status is required.
These awards are offered to M.D.s, Ph.D.s, and M.D./Ph.D.s interested in conducting basic or clinical research related to cystic fibrosis. Awards are offered through the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s network of research centers, or through individual applications submitted to the Foundation.
The purpose of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Scholarship is to increase the number of registered nurses (RN) practicing in medically underserved areas (MUA) of California.
Applications for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Scholarship Program are accepted annually in September. Scholarships are
intended to pay tuition, required fees, books, supplies, and
educational equipment costs related to the applicants’ registered nurse or pre-nursing education. All awards are subject to the availability of funding.
Awardee will be required to practice as a RN in a MUA for a minimum of two (2) years by providing direct patient care on a full-time basis (40 hours per week or its equivalent).
The Foundation outlines the provisions which must be met to fulfill the obligations under this program. Failure to comply with the terms of the contract may result in the awardee’s repayment of the funds awarded plus interest and ineligibility for other Foundation programs.
Students may receive up to $13,000 for the Bachelor of Science Nursing Scholarship. Scholarships are funded for one (1) academic year, generally two ( 2) semesters or three ( 3) quarters. Your graduation date may impact the amount of funding you are eligible to receive.
Scholarships are available to students who are enrolled or accepted in a Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. Awardees must sign a contract with the Health Professions Education Foundation and agree to the following terms:
--Be a full-time or part-time student (no less than six (6) units) in a California accredited nursing program.
--Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0each year scholarship funds are sought.
--Complete a two (2) year service obligation
to practice in a MUA of California as a RN providing
AfterCollege believes that what's good for students is good for everyone: schools, employers, community, and other students! That’s why we not only help students find jobs & internships, but also offer scholarships to help fund their education. We have awarded more than $1,000,000 in scholarships and student activities through our program to date.
As a job and internship resource, our scholarships are for students who will be exemplary candidates in their field when the time comes to find an internship or job. This means that we evaluate applicants with the eye of a hiring manager, so: watch your grammar, check your spelling, put your best accomplishments forward and you may get paid for thinking about your future!
Open to currently enrolled students in an accredited program, working toward a degree (AA, AS, BA, BS, MA, MS, MFA, PhD, MD, JD, etc.) in any discipline- Minimum 2.5 GPA
March 31, June 30, September 30 and December 31 at 11:59 pm.
Official Scholarship Rules:
The Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards run annually from April and honor young Latino leaders with grants for their college education or to fund a community service effort. The 2013 online application will be available June through Oct 1st and will be open to current high school rising seniors only who maintain an un-weighted 3.0 GPA. Award categories include, but are not limited to: Business & Entrepreneurship, Education, Engineering and Mathematics, Healthcare/Science and Community Service. More categories are added each year and are subject to change without notice. For questions, Please consult our FAQ's.
The Awards are divided into twelve different regions across the country: Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Phoenix, San Jose and Washington DC. Students may apply to as many categories as they wish within any one region (and only one) regardless of where they live. If selected attendance to the regional ceremony is absolutely mandatory.
Three recipients are selected for each category (Gold, Silver and Bronze Medallion) in each of the regions and special recognition ceremonies are held with local business, education and community leaders to pay tribute to their accomplishments. All recipients are eligible to be selected as their category National recipient, receive a laptop computer, and a trip to be recognized at the National Youth Awards ceremony (Location TBA).
The Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards has a helpful Dos and Don'ts section on the application process.
Hispanic/Latino, Mexican American, Puerto Rican
The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program is the United States' largest youth recognition program based exclusively on volunteer community service. The program was created in 1995 by Prudential in partnership with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) to honor middle level and high school students for outstanding service to others at the local, state, and national level.
The program's goals are to applaud young people who already are making a positive difference in their towns and neighborhoods, and to inspire others to think about how they might contribute to their communities.
In the United States, each program year begins in September, when information and application instructions are mailed to all middle level and high schools in the 50 United States and Washington, D.C., and to the following officially designated local organizations:
* Girl Scout councils
* County 4-H organizations
* American Red Cross chapters
* Affiliates of HandsOn Network
Through these schools and local organizations, students are encouraged to complete an online application <by November 5.
Local Honorees are selected at participating schools and organizations in November. From these winners, an independent judging organization names the top middle level and high school volunteer in each state and Washington, D.C. Results are announced in early February. Then, 10 National Honorees are chosen by a panel of prominent public figures, and announced at a special ceremony in Washington, D.C., in May.
Any young person who:
* is in grades 5-12 as of November 5,
* is a legal resident of any U.S. state or Washington, D.C.,
* has engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred at least partly during the 12 months prior to the date of application, and
* submits a completed application to a school principal or the head of an officially designated local organization by November 5.
Read Frequently Asked Questions about Eligibility
The application must:
* describe an individual's community service activity or an individual's significant leadership in a group activity that has taken place during the previous year,
* be completed and submitted to a school principal or the head of an officially designated local organization by November 5, and
* be certified by the principal of a middle level or high school or the head of an officially designated local organization. These individuals should review implementation instructions carefully.
Read Frequently Asked Questions about Applications by students and by schools.
U.S. citizenship required
Native American/Alaska Native undergraduate students attending tribal colleges and universities are eligible to apply for the American Indian College Fund Full Circle Scholarship Program.
Minimum general eligibility requirements include:
Minimum cumulative grade point average of a 2.0
Tribal College Students Only: To be considered for all available scholarships be sure to complete both the TCU Scholarship Program application and the Full Circle Scholarship Program application. See your TCU’s financial aid office for more information on the TCU Scholarship Program and the deadlines for applying.
Last updated: April 24, 2015
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