Nursing Scholarships

Nurses are in high demand and practical students are getting the hint. Attending college for nursing can pay off big time: According to government records, registered nursing is projected to be the second most popular new profession for students across the nation (as well as for those who bring their experience from abroad). And things are only getting better: Nursing employment is expected to increase at above-average rates until 2014 as the median age of nurses increases. It’s not surprising that you can’t go wrong with a job where scrubs and gym shoes are the norm...just ask those studying medicine!

Luckily for students interested in nursing, many organizations have created nursing scholarship opportunities aimed at helping students earn their degrees. There are hospitals that cover portions of employee tuition and organizations like the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration that award scholarships and grants galore and federal student financial aid programs aimed at assisting future nurses in completing their education. There is no shortage of financial aid available to nursing students. Just seek and you shall find. Conduct a free college scholarship search to find more nursing scholarships like those listed below to help you pay for school.

Remember, you may qualify for other scholarships that have nothing to do with your major but below are just a few of the nursing scholarships you can find in the Scholarships.com database when you conduct a free, college scholarship search!

AAAS Mass Media Science and Engineering Fellows Program
Application Deadlines: January 15, Annually
The AAAS Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellowship seeks to increase communication skills in student scientists. From grant writing to interaction with their community, these skills will benefit a student's career path and increase public understanding of science and technology.

Eligibility:
-Must be enrolled as a college or university student (graduate, doctoral, or upper-level [...] More

AAC’s Behavioral Health & Addiction Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
In an effort to help those who are helping others, AAC is excited to offer three scholarships for those studying in the fields of behavioral health, counseling, psychology, social work, nursing or related sciences.

With facilities across the United States, American Addiction Centers provides comprehensive, compassionate treatment for those suffering from alcohol and drug addiction along with [...] More

AAC’s Behavioral Health & Addiction Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
In an effort to help those who are helping others, American Addiction Centers is excited to offer 3 scholarships for those studying in the fields of behavioral health, counseling, psychology, social work, nursing or related sciences.

With facilities across the United States, American Addiction Centers provides comprehensive, compassionate treatment for those suffering from alcohol and drug [...] More

ACF Barnes W. Rose, Jr. and Eva Rose Nichol Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: March 16, Annually
The Barnes W. Rose, Jr. and Eva Rose Nickol Scholarship Fund was established in 2003 in memory of Mr. Rose and in honor of Eva. Barnes was a 1951 graduate of Albuquerque High School and a 1957 graduate of West Point. Eva is a longtime New Mexico resident. The fund will award a scholarship to an Albuquerque High School graduate pursuing a bachelor's degree in one of the STEM majors: Science, [...] More

ACF Woodcock Family Education Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: March 16, Annually
This fund was established in 1993 by Albuquerque businessman C.E. (Woody) Woodcock and his wife, Dixie, to support students of exceptional promise in the fields of science and math. Scholarships will be awarded to Albuquerque metro area high school graduating seniors (includes Bernalillo, Sandoval, Valencia and Torrance Counties). Scholarships are payable over four years.

Additional [...] More

Advancing Women in STEM Scholarship
Application Deadlines: December 31, Annually
Women earn almost 60% of all bachelor's degrees in the United States, but they earn only 20% of computer science degrees, 20% of physics degrees, and 18% of engineering degrees. And estimates show that by 2018, the U.S. will face a shortage of more than one million STEM workers. This presents an enormous opportunity to better support young women in pursuing STEM-related careers, and Zenefits is [...] More

Alumni Association Scholarship Fund of the Former Albert Einstein Medical Center Nursing School of Philadelphia
Application Deadlines: March 30, Annually
NFP's The Alumni Association Scholarship Fund of the Former Albert Einstein Medical Center Nursing School of Philadelphia exists to provide scholarships to students demonstrating financial need in the pursuit of a nursing degree.

Criteria:
-The applicant must attend an accredited baccalaureate, associate degree, RN-to-BSN-completion nursing program, advanced nursing degree program, or [...] More

American Indian Nurse Scholarship Awards
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Since 1928, The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America has provided a small number of scholarship awards to assist students of American Indian heritage who are pursuing degrees in nursing or in the field of health care and health education. Eligible students receive $1,500 per semester and the money is to be used strictly for tuition, books
or fees applicable to the student’s approved [...] More

American Red Cross Jane Delano Student Nurse Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 11, Annually
The Jane Delano Student Nurse Scholarship was established to promote nursing as a career and the involvement of new nurses in the Red Cross. The scholarship is available to nursing students (undergraduate or graduate) who have contributed volunteer service to or are employees of an American Red Cross Unit. A limited number of $3,000 scholarships are awarded each year.

Scholarship funds may be [...] More

Annie S. Alexander Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: June 15, Annually
The Annie S. Alexander Memorial Scholarship was established in 2009 in memory of Annie Alexander to provide scholarships to graduating high school seniors, traditional college students and adult students. The scholarship may provide a non-renewable award for students who will pursue or are pursuing full-time undergraduate nursing degrees from accredited post-secondary institutions. Preference [...] More

ARC of Washington Trust Fund Research Grants
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The ARC of Washington Trust Fund Research Awards offers stipends for upper division or graduate students who have a demonstrated interest in the field of mental retardation.

Funds are renewable as long as the student is enrolled. Applicants are invited to send a brief letter to the Trust explaining the nature of the planned proposal and how it relates to the Trust's purposes with an estimate [...] More

Arkansas Nurses Foundation Research Grants
Application Deadlines: June 15, Annually
To be eligible for an Arkansas Nurses Foundation Research Grant, the applicant must:

- Hold an Arkansas nursing license in good standing with the Arkansas State Board of Nursing (LPN, RN, APN)
- Graduated from an NLNAC- or CCNE-accredited program (applies only to applicants who have completed a BS or MS in nursing)

For complete program details and eligibility requirements, please visit [...] More

Army Health Professions Scholarship Program
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The U.S. Army health care team will pay 100 percent of your tuition for a graduate-level health care degree for any accredited veterinary program in the United States or Puerto Rico.

Full-tuition Scholarship:
The U.S. Army Medical Department can help take away the worry of how you'll pay for school. The F. Edward Hébert Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program is available to [...] More

Army Nurse Corps Association (ANCA) Education Fund
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
One of the Army Nurse Corps Association’s major initiatives is the Scholarship Program. Its purpose is the support of nursing education through scholarship funding to worthy students who are US citizens in an accredited program in baccalaureate or graduate nursing, anesthesia, or related healthcare field. Below are the eligibility criteria and general information.

Eligibility:
-Students [...] More

Astanza Q-Switched Laser Annual Scholarship
Application Deadlines: June 30, Annually
Astanza is the leading aesthetic laser manufacturer specializing in Q-switched laser technology. Astanza’s advanced tattoo removal laser systems are chosen by physicians and leading medical practices for their efficacy and reliability. They have established their annual scholarship to support students entering the fields of medicine, nursing, engineering, physics, biology, and applied [...] More

Behavioral Health Academic Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
In an effort to help those who are helping others, AAC is excited to offer 3 scholarships for those studying in the fields of behavioral health, counseling, psychology, social work, nursing or related sciences. AAC established these scholarship awards to provide financial assistance to college and graduate students pursuing careers in behavioral health and addiction–related studies. Students [...] More

Bethesda Lutheran Communities Lutheran Student Scholastic & Service Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
Bethesda Lutheran Communities offers two scholarships to Lutheran students pursuing undergraduate degrees in any area of service to people with developmental disabilities.

Eligibility/Requirements:
-Be an active, communicant member of a Lutheran congregation
-Be a freshmen, sophomore, or junior at an accredited college/university
-Have a minimum 3.0 GPA
-Have a career objective in the [...] More

Boston University Robert Noyce Scholarship Programs
Application Deadlines: February 05, Annually
Boston University is excited to announce the Noyce Scholarship Program in Mathematics, a new initiative to prepare middle school and high school mathematics teachers. With funding from the National Science Foundation and the School of Education and in collaboration with six local school districts and the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, the Noyce Program will train up to 13 graduate students [...] More

Caroline E. Holt Nursing Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
The Caroline E. Holt Nursing Scholarship is awarded to students who are in financial need and are accepted and enrolled into an accredited school of nursing. All applicants must obtain a letter of sponsorship from their local DAR chapter. Please send a self-addressed, stamped, business-size envelope to obtain the name and address of your state scholarship chairman and an application for any [...] More

Catching The Dream Program
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Catching the Dream seeks to address this deficiency. Our high-priority areas of study are math, engineering, science, business, education, and computers. These fields of study are critical to the future of Indian people and the nation, and Native Americans are very underrepresented in these fields.

Catching the Dream is a national Native American education and scholarship center.
Our strategy [...] More

Catherine Moloney Nursing Scholarship
Application Deadlines: June 01, Annually
To be eligible for the Catherine Moloney Nursing Scholarship, applicant must be a Shelby County (Ohio) resident pursuing a Registered Nursing degree. Eligible persons may apply during any year of their education, however licensed RNs are not eligible for continuing education.

Selection based upon financial need, academic ability and demonstrated "empathy which is necessary, the compassion [...] More

Charlotte McGuire Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: April 15, Annually
The Charlotte McGuire Scholarship Program (CMGSP) was established in 1986 through a gracious gift to the American Holistic Nurses Association. Since 1987, the program has offered academic scholarships to undergraduate or graduate students in need of assistance to help them through their holistic nursing growth and education. These awards are presented at AHNA's annual conference in June each [...] More

Church of the Brethren Nursing Scholarships
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Church of the Brethren awards a limited number of scholarships each year to individuals enrolled in a nursing program. Candidates for the scholarships must be enrolled in a LPN, RN, or nursing graduate program and members of the Church of the Brethren. Scholarships are for RN and graduate nurse candidates LPN candidates. A preference is given to new applications. Also, a preference will be [...] More

Clarkston Scholars Program
Application Deadlines: January 15, Annually
A Clarkston Scholar is a highly-driven student who excels in the classroom, has a focused interest and passion for the life sciences industry and intends to enter the life sciences industry upon graduation. The Clarkston Scholars Program will provide one sophomore attending a four-year college/university undergraduate program in Pennsylvania who is majoring in a life sciences-related field of [...] More

Cognizant Making the Future Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Cognizant Making the Future scholarship program recognizes today's inspiration as tomorrow’s innovation. The goal of the scholarship program is to expand the pool of students in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields who are encouraged "to be makers of things, not just consumers of things" as highlighted by President Obama at the National Academies of Science in 2009. [...] More

Colon Furr Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Application Deadlines: September 25, Annually
The Colon Furr Memorial Nursing Scholarship is available to any person who resides in North Carolina and has been accepted or is enrolled in a one-year Licensed Practical Nurse program or is enrolled in a two-, three- or four-year program that leads to certification as a Registered Nurse. The school must be in North Carolina. An American Legion Post must sponsor an applicant.

Applications [...] More

Cynthia E. Morgan Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 25, Annually
This scholarship was established in 2005 in the name of Cynthia E. Morgan, who passed away in October 2004 after a courageous, but all-too-brief, fight with stomach cancer. It has been established in an attempt to aid select college students in paying for their post-secondary education. This year’s scholarship is set at $1,000.

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicant must:
- Be a [...] More

Delaware Nursing Incentive Program
Application Deadlines: June 01, Annually
The Delaware Nursing Incentive Program is for full-time students enrolled in an accredited program leading to certification as an RN or LPN who are either (1) high school seniors who rank in upper half of class with at least a 2.5 cumulative, unweighted GPA, or (2) undergraduates who meet academic requirements.

Eligibility:
-Legal residents of Delaware
-Full-time students enrolled in an [...] More

Elizabeth J. Davis Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
The Elizabeth J. Davis Scholarship was established to assist home care professionals with obtaining advanced degrees, as well as students seeking a bachelor’s or associate's degrees in a health profession.

Eligibility
-Attends an accredited college/university, or community college (does not have to be in Vermont)
-Studying nursing (RN or LPN), physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational [...] More

Elms College STEM Scholarships
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
The Elms College ElmSTEM program, supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation, awards scholarship funds to students who major in STEM fields and attend Elms College full-time. First-year students interested in majoring in biology, computer information technology, chemistry, or mathematics are invited to apply to the ElmSTEM program. Students majoring in pre-medical studies or [...] More

EMPOWER Scholarships
Application Deadlines: May 15, Annually
EMPOWER Scholarships are open to ethnically diverse students for attendance at an institution of higher learning. The EMPOWER scholarships were established in 1994 and are made possible through the David Hersey Endowment Fund, thanks to the generosity of Adele Hersey and her family.

To be eligible for one of two $1,500 scholarships, students must be residents of Minnesota or Wisconsin, have a [...] More

eQuality Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
eQuality Scholarship Collaborative awards scholarships to honor and encourage California students for their service to the lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender community. Applicants for all scholarships must have demonstrated service to the LGBTQ community. Applicants of all sexual orientations and gender identities are eligible.

Eligibility requirements for high school graduates:
-Must be a [...] More

Fontana Transport Inc Scholars Program
Application Deadlines: March 15, Annually
Fontana Transport Inc. is a family owned trucking company based out of Southern California whose owners are passionate about higher education and to be able to help future leaders in their community pursue a higher education degree.

The Fontana Transport Inc. Scholars Program is open to underrepresented, low-income and first-generation college-bound students. Students must be pursuing an [...] More

Franklin D. Boyce Annual Health Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
The Franklin D. Boyce Scholarship Program was established in August 1996 in recognition of the long years of service provided by Mr. Boyce as CEO of John Randolph Medical Center, and as the first CEO of John Randolph Foundation. Funding for the Boyce Scholarship Program is provided through private donations and through the John Randolph Foundation Endowment. To promote a broad range of [...] More

Gates Millennium Scholars Program
Application Deadlines: January 13, Annually
The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program, funded by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was established in 1999 to provide outstanding African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline area of interest. Continuing Gates Millennium [...] More

Gladys Carol Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 27, Annually
The Gladys Carol Scholarship Program is open to high school seniors, high school graduates, current postsecondary undergraduates, and graduate level students who are United States citizens or permanent residents. They must be enrolled in a full-time STEM (science, technology, engineering or math) field of study, (includes social science fields of study) at an accredited, non-profit public or [...] More

GRCF Violet Wondergem Health Science Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

To be eligible for the Violet Wondergem Health Science Scholarship, students must be residents of Kent or Ottawa counties majoring in a health service related field at any accredited Michigan college or university. [...] More

Hal and Jo Cohen Graduate Nursing Faculty Scholarship
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Current full-time or part-time graduate students enrolled at an eligible accredited Maryland post-secondary institution in a Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN, MS) program, post-graduate certificate program in nursing education, Doctorate (PhD, DNP, EdD) program or another graduate-level nursing program required to prepare individuals to become nursing faculty are eligible to apply. For purposes [...] More

Health Careers Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: May 09, Annually
Winners of the Health Careers Scholarship Program demonstrate a strong motivation to pursue a health care career, academic excellence, a dedication to community service and a need for financial support of their education. The program is open to higher education students entering their junior and senior years of full-time undergraduate study in the coming fall. This program is not open to [...] More

Hometeam Homecare Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
The new Hometeam Homecare and Nursing scholarship program provides a scholarship in support to outstanding students. Eligible applicants must be admitted or enrolled in a nursing school or home care certification program. We also accept students, who are currently enrolled in a high-school program, but have been accepted in a nursing or home health aide program. Students who wish to apply must [...] More

Jackie Spellman Scholarship Foundation Award
Application Deadlines: April 15, Annually
The Jackie Spellman Scholarship Foundation awards annual scholarships to help improve the quality of life for those affected by leukemia or lymphoma. The focus of the scholarship is on supporting secondary education for leukemia or lymphoma patients and/or children, siblings or parents of leukemia or lymphoma patients. This scholarship is offered nationwide.

This scholarship is available [...] More

JASC-Nielsen STEM Scholarship
Application Deadlines: November 20, Annually
In recognition of the community's achievements and its enduring values, Nielsen supports the next generation of Asian American leaders in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics with these two scholarships.

Eligibility:
1) Applicant must be either a high school senior or currently enrolled as a student in a college or university
2) Area of college study must be in either science, [...] More

Jean Andrews Nursing Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
The Jean Andrews Nursing Scholarship (sponsored by Porter Hospital Women’s Auxiliary) was created to encourage students to enter the nursing profession.

Eligibility:
-Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding (Pell grants, Stafford loans, PLUS loans)
-Reside in Addison County
-Seek a degree in registered nursing or nursing education
-Demonstrate financial [...] More

Jesse L. Jackson Sr. Fellows Toyota Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 30, Annually
Toyota is partnering with Rainbow PUSH Excel to provide $75,000 scholarships to 10 deserving engineering and business college students through the Jesse L. Jackson Sr. Fellows Scholarships. In addition to the scholarships, Toyota is offering these students the opportunity to work at one of their facilities across North America to gain valuable real-world experience, as well as be paired with [...] More

Josh Gottheil Memorial Bone Marrow Transplant Career Development Awards
Application Deadlines: June 15, Annually
The purpose of this scholarship is to reward a professional registered nurse for meritorious practice in BMT nursing by providing financial assistance to attend a continuing education program(s) that will further the nurses' professional goals, or to supplement tuition in a bachelors or masters program.

Nominations may be received from any registered nurse who meets the criteria for this [...] More

JSU Alabama Calhoun County Medical Alliance Society Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
The Calhoun County Medical Alliance Society Scholarship is an annual scholarship established by the Calhoun County Medical Alliance Society to benefit a JSU Alabama junior or senior student enrolled in the College of Nursing who plans to practice nursing in Calhoun County upon completion of their degree.

For more information on this award, please visit our website. [...] More

Kansas Nursing Service Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
The Kansas Nursing Service Scholarship requires an obligation to practice as a LPN or RN in Kansas and work for a sponsor. A sponsor means any adult care home, psychiatric hospital, medical care facility, home health agency, local health department or any state agency, which employs LPNs or RNs, licensed by the State of Kansas. The sponsor will provide partial scholarship funding and provide [...] More

Kara Podjasek Nursing Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 15, Annually
The mission of Diabetes Scholars Foundation is to support activities related to education for and about children with diabetes. This includes but is not limited to funding scholarships for diabetes education conferences and higher education.

Kara Podjasek Nursing Scholarship awards one $1,000 scholarship to an incoming freshmen with Type 1 diabetes and pursuing a nursing degree.

For more [...] More

Kentucky Nursing Incentive Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: June 01, Annually
The Nursing Incentive Scholarship Fund (NISF) provides scholarships to Kentucky residents who will be attending approved prelicensure nursing programs (registered nurse or practical nurse) or graduate nursing programs. NISF recipients are selected individually by the Board, using specified criteria. NISF scholarships may be used for cost of living expenses, as well as school expenses.

The NISF [...] More

Marcus Raper Zimmerman Fund
Application Deadlines: August 15, Annually
The purpose of the fund is to provide post-secondary scholarship assistance to handicapped individuals, or to those persons preparing themselves to work with the handicapped. The scholarship may provide a non-renewable award for students who will pursue a first-time two or four-year degree, certificate, or diploma from accredited post-secondary
institutions. Scholarships will be applied to the [...] More

Maryland Graduate and Professional School Scholarship Program
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To apply for this program, you must be a Maryland resident and demonstrate financial need. You must be enrolled as a degree-seeking student, either part-time or full-time, and attend one of the following schools: University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Law, Pharmacy, or Social Work; University of Baltimore School of Law; The Johns Hopkins University School of [...] More

Medical & Health Professions Scholarship
Application Deadlines: June 01, Annually
To be eligible for the Medical & Health Professions Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

- Graduates of high schools within Shelby County (Ohio) or residents of any public school district within Shelby County pursuing a certificate or an associate, bachelor's, or master's degree in medical or health professions
- Eligible persons may apply during any year of their [...] More

Melissa Anne Centrella Scholarship Foundation
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
Each year, The Melissa Anne Centrella Scholarship will be awarded to students in New Jersey pursuing a career in Nursing, Medical Sciences, or a Medical Technical field. Because medicine and care were so important to Melissa's everyday life, she had a deep respect for the people that helped to bring dignity, comfort and respect to her special needs. The Board Members know that Melissa loved to [...] More

NASN Advocacy Education Award
Application Deadlines: October 15, Annually
This award was originally named in honor of Sally Williams, NASN's first President (1970-71). Past President Williams, of California, worked tirelessly for many years to convince the National Education Association (NEA) to address the unique needs and contributions of school nurses. On July 4, 1968, her efforts resulted in the establishment of the Department of Nursing within the NEA. Her vision [...] More

National Space Club Keynote Scholarships
Application Deadlines: December 02, Annually
Provided to a high school senior, undergraduate or graduate student with definite plans to pursue a career in the Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) fields.

Eligibility:
-Must be a U.S. citizen
-The scholarship is open to seniors in high school through graduate students
-The applicant must have the intention of pursuing a career in the STEM fields and plan to attend an [...] More

Naugatuck Valley Medical Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Naugatuck Valley Medical Scholarship Fund (NVMSF) is a fund dedicated to financially assisting graduating high school students who plan to major in a medical or biomedical field. The NVMSF extends scholarships to students in the lower Naugatuck Valley area of Connecticut, which is made up of the towns of Ansonia, Derby, Seymour, Shelton, Oxford, and Beacon Falls.

Academic [...] More

NBNA Scholarships
Application Deadlines: April 15, Annually
The National Black Nurses Association, Inc. offers various scholarships each year ranging from $500 to $2,000.

Scholarship Requirements
- Candidate must be currently enrolled in a nursing program (B.S.N., A.D., Diploma or L.P.N. / L.V.N. and in good scholastic standing at the time of application
- Must be a member of NBNA and a member of a local chapter (if one exists in your area)
- [...] More

Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
Founded in 1949, the Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship is available to graduating seniors from public high schools in King, Pierce, and Snohomish counties in Washington state. Application forms are only available through these high schools and candidates for the scholarship are nominated by their school each year by March 1st. Awards range from $500 to $2,000 a year, and scholarships are renewable [...] More

North Carolina League for Nursing Academic Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: March 04, Annually
The North Carolina League for Nursing academic scholarship fund provides scholarships to graduate students who are pursuing either a master's degree in nursing or a doctoral degree in nursing or a related discipline.

All applicants must:
-Be a legal resident of North Carolina
-Have completed a minimum of 6 semester hours of course work in their graduate program of study by the application [...] More

Oliver Joel & Ellen Pell Denny Healthcare Scholarship
Application Deadlines: August 15, Annually
The Oliver Joel and Ellen Pell Denny Healthcare Scholarship may provide a scholarship for North Carolina residents seeking a first-time associate or baccalaureate degree, certificate, or diploma in a healthcare field. Consideration may also be given to graduate nursing degrees on a limited basis depending on available funding. Preference is given to residents of Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Stokes, [...] More

Perinatal Graduate Nursing Scholarships
Application Deadlines: January 30, Annually
To recognize and promote excellence in nursing care of mothers and babies, the March of Dimes offers several $5,000 scholarships annually to registered nurses enrolled in graduate programs of maternal-child nursing. Scholarships are supported in part by educational grants from Pampers and Evenflo.

Eligibility:
-Applicant must be a registered nurse
-Applicant must currently be enrolled in a [...] More

PG&E NuEnergy Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 09, Annually
The NuEnergy scholarship program targets top-performing college students who have an interest and desire to pursue a career in the energy sector.

Awards
For this year's NuEnergy scholarship program, an approximate total of $15,000 will be awarded among 3-5 recipients.

Eligibility
- Students interested in applying must have a primary address that is within the PG&E service territory.
[...] More

Raymond A. & Amella P. Beilke Scholarship
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Amella Beilke established this fund within the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin in 2008 to provide scholarships each year for Marathon High School graduating seniors who plan to pursue a post-secondary education at an accredited college or university in the fields of engineering, elementary education, nursing,
pharmacy, and other healthcare professions.

The Raymond A. Beilke [...] More

Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarships at CSU
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The Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program at Cleveland State University seeks to encourage talented science, technology,engineering, and mathematics majors and professionals to become 7-12 mathematics and science teachers in urban schools. The scholarship is funded by the National Science Foundation. Scholarship recipients become STEM Fellows in the Master of Urban Secondary Teaching (MUST) [...] More

Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship
Application Deadlines: December 15, Annually
Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarships are open to high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors who will graduate or have graduated from high school in one of the following Middle Tennessee counties: Bedford, Cannon, Cheatham, Clay, Coffee, Cumberland, Davidson, Dekalb, Dickson, Fentress, Franklin, Giles, Hickman, Houston, Humphreys, Jackson, Lawrence, Lewis, Lincoln, Macon, [...] More

Southwest Washington Medical Center General Health Career Scholarships
Application Deadlines: April 03, Annually
SWMC General Health Career Scholarships: These scholarships are open to all graduating high school seniors accepted into a college of their choice, or returning college students residing in Clark or Skamania counties.

The three scholarship categories are funded by sales from Southwest Washington Medical Center’s two gift shops located on the main campus. The number of scholarships awarded [...] More

Study and Internship Program in Germany (SIP-UAS7)
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
Since 2006, the Study & Internship Program (SIP) has enabled highly qualified undergraduates from U.S. and Canadian colleges and universities to experience the German approach to hands-on education at a member of UAS7, a consortium of Germany's top universities of applied sciences. SIP students spend a semester studying at a UAS7 campus and a semester interning. Internships typically last 5-6 [...] More

The Expert Institute's Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Scholarship
Application Deadlines: December 31, Annually
Without the technical insights provided by members of the healthcare and life science communities, attorneys would not be able to effectively seek justice for their clients. From prescription drug and medical device torts, to intellectual property disputes surrounding proprietary biological research, healthcare and life science professionals have become an essential part of American justice. In [...] More

The George Snow Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
The George Snow Scholarship Fund offers need-based scholarships to high school seniors attending:
-All Palm Beach County High Schools
-Blanche Ely and Pompano Beach High Schools in Northern Broward County
-All Homeschooled students who will be attending a high school in Palm Beach County or Blanche Ely and Pompano Beach High Schools in Northern Broward County
-Women in Miami/Dade County, [...] More

The GSA Scholarship Program
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The GSA scholarship program for nurses is a work/study programs that combines either a Masters of Science in Nursing, Post-Masters Certificate, or Bachelors of Science in Nursing completion program scholarship to an American university with practical training and restricted on-campus employment at an approved university-affiliated US hospital.

Minimum requirements for the program [...] More

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund College Scholarships
Application Deadlines: April 02, Annually
HSF/ General College Scholarships are designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a college degree. Scholarships are available on a competitive basis to graduating high school seniors, community college transfer students, undergraduate students and graduate students.

-Must be of Hispanic Heritage
-Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for high school [...] More

The James M. & Erma T. Freemont Foundation Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: February 05, Annually
The Freemont Foundation Scholarship Program is available to graduating high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students. Selected from a nationwide pool of applicants, qualified recipients will become Freemont Scholars.

Through generous donations, the Freemont Foundation is able to provide scholarships to outstanding students. It is the duty of our dedicated Board of Directors to [...] More

The Jerry Fuchs “Making a Difference” Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
MAN is an acronym which stands for "Minority Athletes Networking etc. Inc." MAN is a non-profit organization founded in April 1989 by former New York Football Giants George Martin, Ron Johnson, and Terrence Jackson. MAN is a unique conglomerate of former professional athletes, corporate executives, attorneys, entrepreneurs and performing artists with a deep abiding social commitment.

Committed [...] More

The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Academic Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
College is expensive. The Jewish community through the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago can help. Educational scholarship funds from grants administered by the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago are available for Jewish college and graduate students. Approximately $500,000 is available each year for full-time students, predominantly those legally domiciled in the metropolitan [...] More

The Primary Health Network Charitable Foundation Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
We believe that we must invest in our own future - the future of healthcare. We must ensure that there will always be well-trained doctors, nurses, technicians and other healthcare professionals to work in our health centers. To support this belief every year the Primary Health Network Charitable Foundation provides scholarships to students pursuing an education in the medical and allied health [...] More

The Primary Health Network Health Professionals Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
We believe that we must invest in our own future - the future of healthcare. We must ensure that there will always be well-trained doctors, nurses, technicians and other healthcare professionals to work in our health centers. To support this belief every year the Primary Health Network Charitable Foundation provides scholarships to students pursuing an education in the medical and allied health [...] More

The Senior Care Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 15, Annually
The “Senior Care Scholarship” is available to students enrolled in a bachelor's degree or graduate level program in any field related to gerontology, medicine, nursing, social work, or sociology at an accredited four-year university. Five scholarships in the amount of $1000 each will be awarded based on their letter of introduction and a 500-word essay on why they have chosen to go into a field [...] More

The Vegetarian Resource Group College Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 20, Annually
Due to the generosity of an anonymous donor, The Vegetarian Resource Group each year will award $20,000 in college scholarship money to graduating U.S. high school students who have promoted vegetarianism in their schools and/or communities. Vegetarians do not eat meat, fish, or fowl. Vegans are vegetarians who do not use other animal products such as dairy or eggs. Entries may only be sent by [...] More

TRS Comforting And Restoring Lives Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 15, Annually
Ready, Set, Go! You can now apply for the TRS Comforting And Restoring Lives Scholarship. Nursing students and high school seniors who want to be a nurse have a chance to win three $500 scholarships. This is the third consecutive year The Right Solutions has offered the scholarship.

So saddle up your pens or pencils and get to writing! Essays must be at least 600 words. Winners will be [...] More

Two/Ten Footwear Higher Education Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 16, Annually
Two Ten Higher Education Scholarships are available to students who meet the eligibility requirements cited below. As a need-based Scholarship Program, awards are made based on financial need in addition to academic performance and personal character.

Students attending or planning to attend an accredited two or four year college, university, nursing or vocational/technical school for full or [...] More

TYLENOL Future Care Scholarship
Application Deadlines: June 30, Annually
Each year the makers of TYLENOL award annual scholarships to well deserving students pursuing careers in healthcare. Twenty-three years and over eight million dollars later, we're proud to continue a tradition that supports those dedicated to a lifetime of caring for others.

Award Details:
-Up to 20 scholarships ranging from $500-$2,500 will be awarded annually and are not renewable
-10 [...] More

Valparaiso University Ament-Benner Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
The Ament-Brenner Scholarship is for members of a Lutheran congregation in the greater St. Louis area. Applicants must be preparing for a career in the healthcare field (e.g., nursing, physical or occupational therapy, pre-med etc.). Amount varies, based on financial need. Applicants must complete undergraduate admission application and file the FAFSA by the [...] More

VDH Mary Marshall Nursing Scholarship
Application Deadlines: June 30, Annually
The Mary Marshall Nursing Scholarship Program is for students in a practical nurse program (LPN) or a registered nurse (RN) program and who are accepted or enrolled a school of nursing in the State of Virginia.

It is important that all applicants fully understand the conditions of accepting a Mary Marshall Nursing Scholarship. These awards are not gifts. Scholarship recipients must agree to [...] More

Virginia Elizabeth & Alma Vane Taylor Student Nurse Fund
Application Deadlines: August 15, Annually
This scholarship will provide awards for North Carolina residents seeking associate or baccalaureate nursing degrees. Preference will be given to students seeking first-time nursing degrees. Consideration may also be given to graduate nursing degrees on a limited basis depending on available funding. Preference will be given to residents of Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Stokes, Surry, Wilkes, and [...] More

Washington HECB Health Professional Loan Repayment and Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: April 30, Annually
The Health Professional Loan Repayment Program encourages licensed primary care health professionals to serve in Washington's critical shortage areas. The program provides financial assistance through either conditional scholarships or loan repayment. The loan repayment portion of the program provides educational repayment assistance to licensed primary care health professionals. Applicants agree [...] More

Washington State Opportunity Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 29, Annually
The Washington State Opportunity Scholarship (WSOS) supports low- and middle-income students pursuing eligible high-demand majors in science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) or health care and encourages recipients to work in Washington state once they complete their degrees.

Eligibility:
-High school diploma or GED must be from a Washington State high school or institution
-Must be a [...] More

WOCN Society Accredited Scholarship
Application Deadlines:
WOCN Society Accredited Nursing Education Scholarships are awarded to deserving individuals committed to working within the wound, ostomy and continence nursing specialty. Applicants agree to support the WOCN Society philosophy and scope of practice.

Eligibility:
-Seeking education in wound, ostomy and continence nursing care
-Proof of one of the following: Acceptance to a WOCN-accredited [...] More

ZONTA Women in Science Scholarship
Application Deadlines: June 15, Annually
Founded in 1919, Zonta International is a leading global organization of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy. With more than 30,000 members belonging to more than 1,200 Zonta Clubs in 67 countries and geographic areas, Zontians all over the world volunteer their time, talents and support to local and international service projects, as well as scholarship programs [...] More

Last Edited: December 2015

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