Graduate Nursing Loan Forgiveness

Award Type: Scholarship

Applicant must be a Tennessee resident and United States citizen who is a graduate student accepted for enrollment at an eligible Tennessee post-secondary institution in a program leading to a master's or post-master's degree in nursing education. Applicant must hold an unencumbered Tennessee Registered Nurse License.

Award Amount

Maximum: $7,000
Minimum: $3,500
Average: $7,000

Number of Awards

Maximum: 100
Minimum: 100
Average: 100

Applicants: 100

Deadlines & Renewal

March 1
Renewable if recipient maintains institutional satisfactory progress.

Eligibility Requirements

nursing education

More Details

  • Recipient will incur a teaching obligation for four years; must be repaid if obligation is not met.

Sponsoring Organization

Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation

404 James Robertson Parkway Parkway Towers, Suite 1510
Nashville, TN 37243-0820


Contact Information

Naomi B. Derryberry
Director of Grant and Scholarship Programs
Suite 1510 Parkway Towers
Nashville, TN 37243
(615) 741-1346
(315) 735-1608

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