IHS Health Professions Preparatory Scholarship

Award Amount


Application Deadline

Monday, March 28, 2016

Awarded By

Indian Health Services

Award Amount

The award includes the following: all tuition and required fees at the institution; a stipend of no less than $1,500 per month for the 10-month period of Aug. 1, 2016-May 31, 2017 (pro-rated for part-time students); and an annual lump sum to cover books, travel, tutorial services, parking permit, and other educational expenses. This scholarship provides financial support for up to two years of full-time (four years part-time) academic work. To maintain eligibility as a scholarship recipient, the student must: be in good academic standing with a grade point average of 2.0 or higher; fulfill all program reporting requirements; and maintain his/her enrollment status. The student must apply annually to request continued scholarship support until he/she has earned his/her degree or qualifies to apply for a Health Professions Scholarship.


The number of awards offered varies annually.It is anticipated that 40 awards will be given for this program and the IHS Pre-Graduate Scholarship.

Deadline Info

The application deadline has not yet been finalized for this year, but is expected to be the same as last year. The date shown here is tentative based on last year's deadline date. Please check back i ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.