Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program 2023

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The purpose of the Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program is to increase the number of appropriately trained allied professionals providing direct patient care in an underserved area or qualified facility within California.


The Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program is a scholarship where eligible applicants in a non-behavioral health profession may receive a one-time award of up to $15,000 and applicants in an approved behavioral health profession up to $25,000 for one year of their educational program in exchange for a 12-month service obligation and providing direct patient care in a qualified facility in California upon graduating.

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Applicants:

  • Individual

To be eligible for an AHSP award, applicants must be accepted or enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or undergraduate certificate program pursuing an eligible allied healthcare profession and maintain a GPA of 2.0 or greater, until program completion.  They must start their training program by September 30, 2023, and be enrolled in a minimum of six semester units, or its equivalent, until program completion.

Eligible Geographies:

Applicants must work in a qualifying facility in either an eligible geographic or site designation upon graduating.

Important Dates

The date (and time, where applicable) by which all applications must be submitted to the grantmaker. Time listed as “00:00” equates to midnight.
The date on which the grantor expects to announce the recipient(s) of the grant.
April 2023
The length of time during which the grant money must be utilized.
72 Months

Funding Details

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A single grant opportunity may represent one or many awards. Some grantors may know in advance the exact number of awards to be given. Others may indicate a range. Some may wish to and wait until the application period closes before determining how many awards to offer; in this case, a value of “Dependent” will display.
Grant opportunities representing multiple awards may offer awards in the same amount or in varied amounts. Some may wish to wait until the application period closes before determining per-award amounts; in this case, a value of “Dependent” will display.
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Funding Source Notes:

The Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program receives funding from special funding from organizations, individuals, and corporations.

The manner in which the grant funding will be delivered to the awardee. Funding methods include reimbursements (where the recipient spends out-of-pocket and is reimbursed by the grantor) and advances (where the recipient spends received grant funds directly).
  • Advance(s)

Funding Method Notes:

Grantees will receive a one-time payment at the time of contract execution.


How to Apply

State agencies/departments recommend you read the full grant guidelines before applying.


For questions about this grant, contact:
Michael Andrijich, 1-916-326-3656,