The application period is from March 1 through May 31.
After reading the directions below, read the statement next to the check box, check
the box and click the "Proceed to Application" button.
Complete the application form and click the "Submit to Validate" button.
Verify your information is correct and click the "Submit Application" button.
Follow the directions listed on the confirmation page to complete your application.
Your application will be complete after you submit your latest official transcript, current
Student Aid Report (SAR) OR Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and signed
Release/Certification Statement. If you have a current nursing license, send a copy along
with the other required accompanying documents.
By clicking this box, you agree that your application is not complete until your
latest official transcript, current SAR or FAFSA, signed Release/Certification Statement,
and current nursing license (if applicable) are received by the Illinois
Department of Public Health, Center for Rural Health.
If you have already submitted an application and need to make changes, please
contact the Center for Rural Health toll-free at 1-800-821-3635.
Duplicate applications will not be processed.
Illinois Department of Public Health
Center for Rural Health
Nursing Education Scholarship Program
535 W. Jefferson St.
Springfield, IL 62761
Toll free: 800-821-3635