Eligibility: Be accepted or enrolled in an accredited medical school. Physician Assistant students are eligible for a Navy Scholarship. Students should begin the application process before acceptance to a school. The HPSP is very competitive, you might not be accepted for a service scholarship. If you are a needy student, you would be well-advised to apply for other financial assistance.

Award: Full tuition*, required books/supplies, health insurance, and a monthly stipend(approximately $1900/month). One year of service for every year of support. Minimum commitment is 3 yrs. Contact a HPSP representative for more details.

NEW — $20,000 Sign-On cash bonus paid to you 30 days after you start medical school or accepted in the HPSP if a current student. Only for new HPSP recipients.
Billing for tuition/fees is done through University Financial Services.

Contact: Sandy Bell
University Financial Services
PO Box 114050 Criser Hall
Gainesville, FL 32611-4050
Phone: 352-392-9545

Sponsored Student Form  Must be filled out & returned to UFS in Criser Hall.


Contact Information:

AIR FORCE – Master Sergeant Michael A. Darter
Voice: (407) 722-5037
Fax: (800) 588-5260

ARMY- SSG Seldon O Forde
Cell: 1-786-348-6798
Voice: (352) 376-0408

NAVY- LTJG Charlotte E. Smith
Medical Officer Programs
101 SE 2nd Place Suite 115
Gainesville, FL 32601
352-337-2942 (Work)
352-258-4851 (Cell)
352-337-2944 (Fax)