The Hispanic Health Professional Student Scholarship

🏆 Available: 15
💰 $5,000
⏳ 09/15

Last year this scholarship received 1,087 applicant(s). $5,667 was awarded to 24 applicant(s).

Scholarship Description

In 2007, NHHF started its partnership with the United Health Foundation (UHF), which allowed NHHF to increase the number of scholarships it awarded. NHHF’s partnership with UHF is a unique mentoring program where scholarship recipients are matched with a professional for a one-on-one mentoring program that focuses on their professional growth. As of January 2023, NHHF has awarded over $1.954 million to 346 scholarship recipients. This year, the scholarship will feature awards of $5,000 annually for up to four years, as well as individual scholarship awards of $2,000 each.

The National Hispanic Health Professional Scholarship is open to any student enrolled full time in the following accredited graduate programs:

  • Medicine: allopathic or osteopathic
  • Dentistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Nursing (including BSN)
  • Physician Assistant

Applicants are not required to be Hispanic; an affinity for the health of Hispanic communities and an interest in participating in NHHF Scholars Alumni activities is required. Only U.S. Citizens, permanent lawful residents, or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) are eligible to apply.

Eligibility Requirements

  • 3.0 Minimum GPA
  • Award is available to U.S. citizens

Application Requirements

  • Application form required
  • Transcript required
  • Essay required
  • Recommendations or references required
  • Resume Required

How To Apply


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Donor: The National Hispanic Health Foundation