NHSC Ambassadors are dedicated volunteers who help educate and inform prospective National Health Service Corps members.
They give their time and talents to spread the word about the opportunities available through the NHSC and serve as a local resource for current NHSC members.
How It Works
You spread the word about the NHSC
- Tell people about your role
- Talk about the Corps
You increase the applicant pool
- Serve as a resource
- Support the application process
- Connect to potential jobs
You guide students and young providers
- Enhance classroom training
- Create hands-on learning experiences
- Serve as a mentor
Ambassador ResponsibilitiesParticipate in “Ambassador 101” Conference Calls: Are you a new Ambassador or interested in becoming an Ambassador? Every month we have an Ambassador 101 teleconference. E-mail NHSCAmbassador@hrsa.gov for dial-in information.
|Wednesday, April 13, 2016||4pm to 5pm ET|
|Tuesday, May 10, 2016||5pm to 6pm ET|
|Wednesday, June 15, 2016||4pm to 5pm ET|
|Tuesday, July 12, 2016||5pm to 6pm ET|
|Wednesday, August 10, 2016||4pm to 5pm ET|
|Tuesday, September 13, 2016||5pm to 6pm ET|
|Wednesday, October 12, 2016||4pm to 5pm ET|
|Tuesday, November 08, 2016||5pm to 6pm ET|
|Wednesday, December 14, 2016||4pm to 5pm ET|
Join Ambassador Training Webinars:
Maximize Your Ambassador Profile, Tuesday, April 19, 3pm ET.
Increasing an Online Presence for the NHSC, Monday, June 6, 4pm ET.
Preparing for Your Corps Community Day Event, Tuesday, July 26, 4pm ET.
How to Give an NHSC 101 Presentation, Monday, August 22, 3pm ET.
Introduction to Health Professional Shortage Areas, Thursday, September 29, 3pm ET.
Understanding the NHSC Jobs Center, Thursday, November 10, 3pm ET.
NHSC Loan Repayment Program 101, Monday, December 12, 4pm ET.
Plan Activities or give an NHSC 101 Presentation (PPT - 4.1 MB). Be sure to plan an event in celebration of Corps Community Day, which happens every year during National Primary Care Week in October. If you’re planning an event that the NHSC can help you promote via the NHSC’s Facebook and Twitter, email NHSCAmbassador@hrsa.gov.
Share Application Dates using the 2016 Application Bulletin (PDF - 155 KB) to find out when NHSC and NURSE Corps scholarship and loan repayment program applications are scheduled to open.
Provide Your Contact Information through the Ambassador Portal.
- NHSC Scholarship At-A-Glance
- NHSC Loan Repayment At-A-Glance
- NHSC Students to Service Loan Repayment Program At-A-Glance
Print and Display this NHSC Poster (PDF - 658 KB) to let students, colleagues and others know you’re an NHSC Ambassador. Print on 8.5 x 14" - legal size paper.
Put a badge on your website or social media.
Share Videos from the NHSC Playlist.
Setting up an NHSC display table? Print these conversation starters to attract passersby.
Download NHSC shareable graphics to promote our programs and members on your social media.