ESSAY QUESTIONS for Nurse Practitioner
Please answer the following underlined 3 essay questions
How will you contribute to the mission of the National Health Service Corps in providing care to underserved communities?
What experiences have you had or activities have you participated in that have prepared you to work with underserved populations?
Please discuss your commitment to pursue a career in primary health care.
Essays should be 1 page each in Times New Roman 12 font.
They are looking for 3 things below in the essay questions
(1) Academic performance. Demonstrates the ability to excel and maintain good academic standing while in school.
(2) Commitment to a Career in Primary Care & Working in Underserved Communities. Demonstrates a strong commitment to the field of primary care; interest/motivation to provide care to underserved communities; and relevant work experience and/or activities (i.e., community service, research, and internships) that have prepared the applicant to work with underserved populations.
(3) This factor is reviewed through the following: a. Essay Questions. An applicant’s responses to the essay questions aid in the review process and help gauge an applicant’s interest in primary care and commitment to working in underserved communities.