$8,767
Avg. Amount Awarded
224
Days
July 1 2019
Application Deadline
36
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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Description

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.

Amount Details

$12,000
High Amount Awarded
$315,600
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of New Mexico
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in New Mexico
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Nursing

How to Apply

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Contact Theresa Acker
Financial Aid Division
theresa.acker@state.nm.us
Tel: 505-476-6506
Fax: 505-476-6511 Address 1068 Cerrillos Road
Santa Fe, NM 87505-1650