HEALTH PROFESSIONS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

The F. Edward Hébert Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program is one of the most comprehensive health care scholarships available. It offers full tuition, a generous monthly stipend for qualifying students and the support of one of the largest, most advanced health care networks in the world.

The F. Edward Hébert Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program is one of the most comprehensive health care scholarships available. It offers full tuition, a generous monthly stipend for qualifying students and the support of one of the largest, most advanced health care networks in the world.

Tuition

We’ll pay 100% of your tuition for a graduate-level health care degree at any accredited school in the United States or Puerto Rico.

    Eligible Programs Include:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Veterinary
  • Psychology
  • Optometry
  • Qualifying Specialty Nursing

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Incentives

The HPSP program provides a number of incentives to help you focus more on your studies and less on the costs:

    Incentives Include:

  • Monthly Stipend of more than $2,200
  • Receive officer pay as a second lieutenant for 45 days while on active duty training
  • Salary increases with rank advancement once you graduate and enter active duty

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Eligibility

To qualify for the Health Professions Scholarships Program, you must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen with a baccalaureate degree from an accredited school
  • Be enrolled in (or have a letter of acceptance from) an accredited graduate program in the U.S. or Puerto Rico (varies by specialty)
  • Maintain full-time student status during the length of the program
  • Qualify as an active-duty commissioned officer

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BE PART OF SOMETHING BIGGER

Joining our team means working alongside some of the world’s most elite specialists who are leading innovation and pushing the boundaries of medicine.

We offer over 90 professional health care career paths. Your chosen field, along with the terms of your scholarship and whether you pursue additional fellowship training, will determine the length of your active duty service commitment.

Your contribution is vital to our mission.

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At the Forefront of Medicine

The U.S. Army has been named one of the world’s most innovative organizations. In just three years, we earned more than 300 patents in science, technology and medicine. Currently, Army doctors are in Phase III trials for HIV and breast cancer vaccines.

As part of this elite team, you’ll explore and pioneer in ways that make a big impact.

Cutting-edge Technology

From spray-on skin to operating-room robotics, U.S. Army medical professionals develop technologies and tools that reduce recovery times and increase quality of life for patients. Our medical facilities are some of the most advanced in the world, and our doctors are among the first to use new, life-saving technologies.

Be part of an elite team at the forefront of medical technology.

CONTINUED GROWTH AND OPPORTUNITY

As part of the U.S. Army health care team, you will be connected to one of the world’s largest, most funded and high-tech health care networks in the world.

Army medicine provides unique experiences to be a leader, for career growth and once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to become a triple-threat health care provider as you practice medicine, innovate and teach.

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