Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services/Missouri Professional and Practical Nursing Student Loan Program

Forgivable loan for Missouri residents enrolled or accepted into a nursing program at institutions in Missouri on a full-time basis. The attended college or university must have an 80% pass rate in their nursing program. Upon graduation, the student must work at a facility in a Health Professional Shortage Area in Missouri or any Hospital in Missouri. Participants must maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA.

Award Information

Award Amount
$2,500 - $5,000
Number of Awards
5 - 25
Application Deadline
April 30
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
2.5
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
Missouri
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Missouri
Area of Study
Nursing
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Manager
Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
Address
PO Box 570
City, State, Zip
Jefferson City, MO , 65102-0570
Telephone
(800) 891-7415
E-mail
lee.temmen@health.mo.gov
Website
Website

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