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Indian Health Scholarship (Professions)

Native American SUNY: Western Consortium
E-116 Thompson Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3170


U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Svcs Indian Health Service


Indian Health Scholarship (Professions)
PL 94-437 Section 104/93.972 OMB


Indian Health Service Scholarship Programs
 5600 Fishers Ln
Rockville, MD 20852

phone: (301) 443-6197    


To provide assistance to American Indian students enrolled in health professions and allied health professions programs in the U.S.


American Indian/Alaska Native (federal/state recognized); Accepted/enrolled in full or part time study leading to a degree in a health related profession identified as a priority by IHS; Agree to service obligation and pay-back requirements as condition of award; 2.0 GPA required for new and continued eligibility.

General Information

Application will be available online December 2015. 

See website for application and priority areas.  Submit application early for technical review by the Scholarship Program Staff.  Scholarship awarded for 1 year, requires reapplication for up to 4 years for full time or 8 years for part time;  Priority to Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students unless specified otherwise in priority listing; tuition, fees and other related costs award.


Annual awards vary. Funds appropriated by Congress.


February 28, 2016 (continuation application)

March 28, 2016 (new application)

Required Documentation

Complete Application. See website for complete instructions.

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