Those awarded the Health Professions Education Scholarship may receive up to $10,000. If awarded, recipients agree to a two-year service obligation practicing direct patient care at a qualified facility in California. Qualified facilities include those designated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources Administration (HRSA) as a medically underserved area (MUA), health professional shortage area (HPSA), county, state or veterans facility
Chabot College Nursing Program has additional funding to assist students with unmet financial needs or unexpected financial circumstances If you are currently enrolled in the Nursing Program and are in good standing you may qualify for financial aid through the Chabot Nursing Program. Due to the limits in funding, the maximum award over two years for the scholarship is $500. Students must comply with Chabot College Financial aid regulations and have an unmet need via their federal financial aid evaluation FAFSA.
The student should complete the application and submit with supporting documentation to Chabot College Nursing Program, Scholarship Committee, Room 2273, 25555 Hesperian Blvd. Hayward, CA 94545. on or before the first of each month. The scholarship committee will review completed scholarship packets within a week of receipt. For unexpected emergency financial circumstances, students may submit the scholarship packet at any time for committee consideration.
Any funding awarded will be reported to Chabot College Financial Aid Office. Any award could affect your financial aid package. The Financial Aid Office is required to include all potential awards against your financial aid package and your financial aid award may be adjusted. If the student leaves the Nursing Program prior to the end of the semester in which the funds are received, the funds are expected to be re-paid to the program. Student leaving the program prior to the end of the semester in which they receive the funds will not be allowed re-admission funds are not re-paid.
Information for Financial Aid through Chabot College go to: /finaid/