Ventura County Medical Education Fund (Forgivable Loan for Nursing Students)

VCMEDU is a forgivable loan for students. Candidates must intend to practice a minimum of 2 years in Ventura County upon completion of studies and include this statement in application essay; be enrolled in 2-year nursing program for an A.D.N. in Ventura County, Santa Barbara County or Los Angeles County OR be from Ventura County and enrolled in a 4-year nursing program for a B.S.N. degree or enrolled for an M.S.N. degree at an accredited college or university in Southern California. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need.Preference is given in the selection process to prior recipients.

Supplemental Questions
  1. In 500 - 700 words, discuss the individual who stands out as your nursing role model and tell us what prompted you to pursue a nursing career.
  2. Upload your budget. The grand total will be $3,500; divide it among the following categories: (1) Tuition/Fees; (2) Text Books; (3) School Supplies and Equipment; (4) Transportation; (5) Child Care; (6) Elder Care; (7) Housing Expenses.