Funding Announcements from HRSA: National Health Service Corps and NURSE Corps

(from HRSA eNews newsletter)

On October 19, 2017, HRSA announced nearly $282 million in awards to primary health care clinicians and students through the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) and NURSE Corps Scholarship and Loan Repayment Programs.

“Through NHSC and NURSE Corps scholarships and loan repayment for more than 12,000 recipients, we’ve helped communities recruit and retain quality primary care clinicians committed to providing care where they’re needed most,” said HRSA Administrator George Sigounas, MS, Ph.D. “In rural communities facing higher rates of provider shortages, the NHSC is making an impact with one in three NHSC clinicians serving in a rural area."

Read the news release.