Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students (Academic Institutions)

This program provides scholarships to full-time, financially needy students from disadvantaged backgrounds enrolled in health professions and nursing programs.

Sponsor: Department of Health and Human Services


Participating schools are responsible for selecting scholarship recipients and determining the amount needed by each recipient. Scholarship applicants can apply only at schools that participate in the Scholarships for Disadvantaged program and interested students must contact the student financial aid office at the school he/she is enrolled in or plans to apply to for admission.

How to Apply