Vocational Nurse Scholarship Program (VNSP)

Type Scholarship
Amount $4,000
Duration 2 Years


To be eligible for the Vocational Nurse Scholarship, the applicant must:

  • be currently accepted or enrolled in a California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric 
  • Technicians program:
  • Vocational Nursing
  • be enrolled in full time hours
  • have a GPA of 2.0 or greater
  • graduate after January 31, 2015
  • be free from any other service obligation, except HPEF scholarship programs
  • have valid legal presence and ability to work and provide care in the state of California
  • be willing to work in a medically underserved area for twenty-four (24) months
  • to see if a site is a qualified facility, search here: GEO. (utilize chart below for qualified designations associated to each profession)
  • complete and submit your application through CalREACH by application deadline