About the Scholarship

Health Plan of San Joaquin’s (HPSJ) Continuing Education Scholarship seeks to support former recipients of the HPSJ Health Careers Scholarship Program currently enrolled college students. Students must still be pursuing a career in the medical, nursing or pharmacy field.

Note: For the purpose of this application, Continuing Education does not refer to awardees who leave and re-enter into the formal education system.

Applicants must have consistent enrollment at an accredited junior or community college, four-year College or university, demonstrate an interest in community health, intend to practice in San Joaquin or Stanislaus County and demonstrate a financial need.

Award Amount for 2018 Academic Year:  $1,000 per awardee


  • Please submit completed application materials by close of business on Monday, May 14, 2018.
  • Two letters of Recommendations due May 21, 2018.
  • All applicants will be notified of the Review Committee’s decision by Friday, June 22, 2018.
  • Awardees will be asked to provide proof of enrollment or class registration/enrollment no later than Friday, August 24, 2018.

Posted on March 29th, 2018 and last modified on May 15th, 2018.