New Mexico Commission on Higher Education/Nursing Student Loan-For-Service Program

Award to increase the number of nurses in areas of New Mexico which have experienced shortages by making educational loans to students entering nursing programs. As a condition of each loan, the student shall declare his/her intent to practice as a health professional in a designated shortage area. For every year of service, a portion of the loan will be forgiven.

Award Information

Award Amount
$12,000
Number of Awards
1
Application Deadline
July 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
New Mexico
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
New Mexico
Area of Study
Nursing
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Financial Aid Division
New Mexico Commission on Higher Education
Address
1068 Cerrillos Road
City, State, Zip
Santa Fe, NM , 87505-1650
Telephone
(505) 476-6506
E-mail
theresa.acker@state.nm.us
Website
Website

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