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What are the eligibility requirements for an applicant to participate?
be American Indian or Alaska Native;
have the capacity to complete a health professions course of study;
be enrolled, or accepted for enrollment in a compensatory preprofessional general education course or curriculum; or be enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a program leading to a degree in a health related professions school within the United States;
intend to serve Indian people upon completion of professions health care education as a health care provider in the discipline for which the student is funded.