Traineeship Stipend (HRSA) For Primary Care NP Students

Primary care NP students (Family, Adult-Gerontology, Pediatrics, or Psychiatric Mental Health) who live in rural counties (outside Pulaski County) are eligible to apply for traineeship stipend beginning July 1, 2016, to July 25, 2016. The traineeship money will cover tuition, books, fees, and a reasonable expense for the fall and spring semesters. The amount of money is ranges from $5,053.00 to $5,493.00 depending upon the number of credits hours each semester.

First priority is given to students who are of a minority group, male, or first generation college student who are living in a rural county and working part-time. Students who are currently receiving a stipend or scholarship money from other HRSA funding, or who receive full veterans benefits are not eligible to apply.

Complete the application and return to the Office of Nursing located on 5th Floor of the Education II Building, room 5234, or mail to:

Student Services
UAMS College of Nursing
4301 West Markham, #529
Little Rock, ARĀ  72205

Deadline for Application is July 25, 2016.

If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Donna Gullette, Associate Dean for Practice and Project Director of the HRSA Traineeship Grant at (501) 526-7801 or email