The American Nurses Association (ANA) provides the following information received from the U.S. Dept of Health & Human Services (HHS) National Health Service Corps (NHSC):
The NHSC Scholarship guidance has been expanded from Family Nurse Practitioner to include Nurse Practitioners specializing in adult, family, geriatrics, pediatrics, psychiatric or women's health. Nurse Practitioners are eligible for the NHSC Scholarship if they are pursuing a master's degree, or post-master's certificate, accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission or the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, leading to national certification as a Nurse Practitioner specializing in adult, family, geriatrics, pediatrics, psychiatric or women's health by either the American Nurses Credentialing Center or the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
Apply by 5 pm ET June 1, 2010.
Apply online and see the updated guidance.