Program Description

Indian Health Service (IHS) Pre-Graduate Scholarship Program provides financial aid to qualified American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate students.

General Program Requirements

In order to be a recipient of this benefit program, you must be members or descendents of federally recognized, state-recognized or terminated Tribes enrolled in courses leading to a bachelor's degree in specific pre-professional areas. These pre-professional areas allow for application to a postgraduate health professions program such as medicine, dentistry, podiatry, optometry and others as deemed appropriate - based on IHS health professions needs.

In addition, you must meet certain eligibility requirements, which can be found on the IHS Scholarship Program "Eligibility Requirements" page.

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

To begin the application process, please visit the IHS Scholarship Program "Apply Now" page.

Program Contact Information

For more information on the IHS Pre-Graduate Scholarship Program, please contact:

Indian Health Service
Scholarship Program
5600 Fishers Lane, OHR (11E53A)
Rockville, MD 20857
OR
Call:
IHS Scholarship Program: 301-443-6197
Division of Grants Operations: 301-443-0056
OR
Visit the IHS Scholarship Program homepage.

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