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AHEC Scholars Program

About Nevada AHEC Scholars

The Nevada AHEC Scholars Program prepares students for future leadership roles in health care through interdisciplinary training and provides networking opportunities with potential for career advancement. AHEC Scholars:

  • Earn recognition as student leaders
  • Inspire and improve health status and outcomes
  • Build cultural competency
  • Gain invaluable, real-world experience
  • Participate in practical didactic and civic engagement opportunities
  • IPE credit may be awarded by enrolled institutions
  • Stipend upon program completion milestones

Nevada AHEC Scholars programs of study include:

  • Biology
  • Clinical mental health counseling
  • Dental medicine
  • Health care administration and policy
  • Marriage and family therapy
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Physical therapy
  • Public health
  • Social work