Program Description

Indian Health Service (IHS) Health Professions scholarship provides financial aid to qualified American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate and graduate-level students.

General Program Requirements

In order to be a recipient of this benefit program, you must be a member of a federally recognized Tribe and enrolled in an eligible health profession degree program. In exchange for financial aid, scholarship recipients agree to fulfill a service commitment in full-time clinical practice upon completion of their academic or post-graduate clinical training.

In addition, you must meet certain eligibility requirements.

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 Apply page.

Program Contact Information

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

Indian Health Service
Scholarship Program
5600 Fishers Lane, OHR (11E53)
Rockville, MD 20857


IHS Scholarship Program: 301-443-6197
Division of Grants Operations: 301-443-0056


Visit the IHS Scholarship Program page.

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