Allied Healthcare Scholarship - HPEF
Provided by: Health Professions Education Foundation
Up to $4,500
The Allied Healthcare Scholarship is available to California residents who are currently enrolled in one of the following allied health care programs: Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Clinical Laboratory Science, Medical Assistant, Medical Imaging, Medical Laboratory Technology, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Pharmacy Technician, Physical Therapy, Physical Therapy Assistant, Radiation Therapy Technology, Radiologic Technology, Respiratory Care, Social Work, Speech Therapy, Surgical Technician, or Ultrasound Technician. To be eligible for this award, you must be a full- or part-time student (no less than six units) at an accredited California school, have a minimum 2.0 GPA, and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Additionally, you must agree to complete a one-year service obligation to practice in a medically underserved area of California providing direct patient care in your field of study or complete 100 volunteer work hours for every $4,000 scholarship or 150 volunteer work hours for every $4,500 scholarship. Priority will be given to students who will complete their allied healthcare program within the next two years.