Vocational Nurse Scholarship, Licensed Vocational Nurse Loan Repayment, LVN to ADN

Award Type: Other

Applicant must be enrolled or accepted into an accredited California Vocational Nursing Program approved by the Board of Vocational Nurses and Psychiatric Technicians or be a licensed vocational nurse graduate who is practicing direct patient care. Selection is based upon work experience in a medically underserved area, financial need, professional goals within the next five to 10 years, community service and membership organizations, and community background.

Award Amount

Maximum: $8,000
Minimum: $4,000
Average: $6,000

Number of Awards

Maximum: 21
Average: 8

Deadlines & Renewal

February 28
Award is not automatically renewable. Candidate must go through competitive process to be considered for each award, each cycle.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Minimum Age 18
  • Minimum GPA 2.00

More Details

  • Two year commitment to work in a medically under-served area of California.

Sponsoring Organization

Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development

Health Professions Education Foundation
Sacramento, CA 95811

(916) 326-3640

Contact Information

Margarita Miranda
Program Officer
400 R Street, Suite 460
Sacramento, CA 95811
(916) 326-3644

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