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Nursing Scholarships for Latinos
in partnership with AHN

We are proud to present our partnership on The Talent Attraction Program with AHN! This program is a tuition-free nurse training program that offers educational and employment opportunities while reducing barriers to securing a career in healthcare! Deadline to apply is April 30th - APPLY TODAY!

Are you Latino in the Allegheny area and interested in pursuing a career in healthcare? TAP AHN is an excellent opportunity to receive a tuition-free education and gain valuable work experience. Plus, you are guaranteed a full-time, two-year job at an AHN hospital after you graduate! 

Program Benefits:

  • Tuition Coverage: FREE TUITION COVERAGE!!! AHN will cover all tuition costs! 

  • Flexible Work Opportunities: Part-time or casual work options in healthcare are available to you while training

  • Guaranteed Employment: Upon graduation, secure a nursing position at an AHN hospital for a 2-year commitment

  • Guidance and Support: AHN will connect you with a mentor that works in the field of healthcare you are interested in!

  • Membership to a Professional Nursing Organization: Paid student membership dues and participation in The Western Pennsylvania Area Chapter, a local chapter of The National Association of Hispanic Nurses (WPA-NAHN)

  • Professional Development: Exposure within the nursing organization WPA-NAHN, will help develop your career, with access to additional scholarships and Connections to a nationwide network of Latino professional nurses.

  • Transportation Assistance: Support for transportation to and from classes!

  • Essential Gear: Receive TWO  sets of nursing scrubs, a pair of nursing shoes, and a personalized needs assessment so we can better support you!

Who should apply?

  • Graduating High School Students
  • Adult Learners
  • Adults looking for a career in Health Care

Program Requirements:

  • Ability to read, write, and speak English comfortably 
  • Must be located in Western PA


  1. Review this page - Deadline to Apply is April 30th
  2. Fill out the interest form
  3. Meeting with PMAHCC Representative
  4. Fill out AHN-TAP interest form
  5. Shadow healthcare professional to ensure your interest
  6. Apply to college (if not already enrolled)
  7. Meet with Mentor
  8. Begin Classes

Applications Closed.

*Applications Closed on April 30, 2024*

Academic Partners:

  • Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
  • West Penn School of Nursing (SON)
  • Citizens School of Nursing (SON)
  • Citizens School of Nursing (SON)

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