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Nursing Education Scholarship Program Application



Online Application

  1. The application period is from March 1 through May 31.

  2. After reading the directions below, read the statement next to the check box, check the box and click the "Proceed to Application" button.

  3. Complete the application form and click the "Submit to Validate" button.

  4. Verify your information is correct and click the "Submit Application" button.

  5. 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.



Contact Information

Illinois Department of Public Health
Center for Rural Health
Nursing Education Scholarship Program
535 W. Jefferson St.
Springfield, IL 62761

Phone: 217-782-1624
Toll free: 800-821-3635
fax: 217-782-2547