Chadron State College
Chadron State College

Rural Health Opportunities Program Application Directions

The application deadline for ALL options is now December 1.

The application is a multi-step process which must be completed, without exception, by the respective deadline for consideration into the program. The following must be included in the application:

  • The completed RHOP application, including personal essay, must be completed via the website. (hand-written applications are not accepted.)
  • A copy of the High School Transcript
  • A copy of the college transcript from dual-enrollment courses (if applicable)
  • A copy of the ACT and/or SAT scores printed from their respective website
  • Three letters of recommendation 

All but the letters of recommendation should be saved as PDF documents and submitted via the instructions found on the last page of the RHOP application.  Recommendation letters must be submitted by the recommender via email to

If an applicant is unable to convert their documents to PDFs and would prefer to send them via mail, they may do so but must follow up to make sure their materials have been received.

It is the applicant's responsibility to verify a completed application prior to the deadline.

I have read the directions thoroughly and understand that should they not be followed as stated above, my application for the Chadron State College Rural Health Opportunities Program may be denied.