AIR FORCEHEALTH PROFESSIONSSCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMHere’s an idea: You learn to be a Healthcare YOUR AIR FORCE OBLIGATIONJOB SATISFACTIONProfessional and the Air Force pays for it. Yes, Through the Air Force, these scholarships are Our patients are part of the unique military family. you read right. If you want to work as a physician, offered for one-, two-, three-, and four-year terms. They’re our nation’s heroes and those of their dentist, nurse, nurse anesthetist or allied health In exchange for the scholarship, your commitment families. We take great pride in caring for those professional, the Air Force has a very simple plan to the Air Force is to serve as an active-duty member who have dedicated their lives to this country. to help you achieve your goals in the healthcare with a year-for-year repayment, with a minimum Each individual has his or her own unique story industry. So, come join our team!obligation of three years. Your tour of duty begins of military life and are more than willing to share after you complete any internship and residency their personal military experiences. Sound too good to be true? Check out these facts.training requirements for your career field.You’ll meet a variety of Airmen, from all age THE SCHOLARSHIPCLERKSHIP OPPORTUNITIESgroups, backgrounds and military ranks; from Each year the Air Force awards scholarships Some third- and fourth-year medical students have those who served in World War II, the Korean through the Armed Forces Health Professions the opportunity to serve a clerkship at an Air Force War, Vietnam, the Gulf War, other conflicts and in Scholarship Program (HPSP). It pays for tuition, medical center. These clerkship positions provide Afghanistan and Iraq. Where else would you have books and most fees. The HPSP also gives students pre-clinical students the invaluable opportunity of the opportunity to learn a part of history with each a monthly stipend for living expenses while they learning the administrative aspects of Air Force patient you encounter?attend the school of their choice. (Because the medicine and the chance to work as a member of the stipend amount increases from year to year, check military healthcare team.Another benefit of being an Air Force healthcare with your local Health Professions Recruiter for the provider is the satisfaction of knowing you’re able most current amount.)Air Force medical providers are highly qualified, work to give each patient the care they need without with state-of-the-art equipment and are given an worrying about their ability to pay. Each student is commissioned as a Second outstanding consultation network of both military Lieutenant in the Medical Service Corps and placed and civilian counterparts.on inactive, obligated Reserve status during the course of their studies. This arrangement takes a huge financial worry off students’ minds and allows them to dedicate time for learning.SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITYYou know what you want out of life and in it. To qualify for the HPSP, you must:You’ve worked hard to get to this point too. • be a U.S. citizenSo why wait? Exciting new challenges and • be accepted at an accredited graduate experiences can only make you better at what institution in an appropriate Health Professions training programyou do and what you can do. With an Air Force Health Professions Scholarship, you can make IF YOU’RE INTERESTED…a difference in your career, with your life … for Selection is very competitive, so get started on your country.your application early. Contact your local Air Force Health Professions Recruiter.Contact: Call 1-800-588-5260, or visit our website at AIRFORCE.COM/HEALTHCARE.HPP 07-005 is produced by Air Force Recruiting Service. Information in this publication may change.GSO 04-009 is produced by Air Force Recruiting Service. Information may have changed since publication. Please check with your recruiter for updates.