Nursing Scholarships

This is a searchable scholarship database created specifically for nursing students. The scholarships listed here are provided by nursing associations, educational institutions, foundations, for-profit/non-profit organizations, etc. These are relatively non-competitive scholarships compared to general/non-major specific scholarships.

Some of the scholarships give preference to minority, veteran and disabled students. If you belong to such groups, you have a good chance of securing fund for your education from this list. Good luck!

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Palmetto Gold Undergraduate Scholarships

The Palmetto Gold Undergraduate Scholarship is awarded every year to the students who are in the registered nurse undergraduate program in South Carolina.

Varies March 1

Snipes-Meyer-Vorhies Nursing Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is opene to nursing students who are enrolled at Maui Community College (MCC) in Hawaii. Preference will be given to students in the Associate of Science (AS) in Nursing or the Certificate of Achievement (CA) programs.

Varies February 18

Elizabeth J. Davis Scholarship

The Elizabeth J. Davis Scholarship is intended to assist home care professionals to obtain advanced degrees and students seeking bachelors or associate degrees in a health profession. The scholarship is available to residents of Vermont who [...]

1,000 - $3,000. February 15

Washington State Nurses Foundation Scholarship

The Washington State Nurses Foundation annually award scholarships to qualified candidates enrolled in an approved program leading to an associate or baccalaureate nursing degree in Washington State. The minimum amount of each scholarship [...]

$1,000 February 12

Memorial Healthcare System Nursing Scholarships

Memorial Healthcare System offers scholarships to prospective candidates who have been accepted into an Associate of Science in Nursing Program at Broward College. Students who have completed the first term of their nursing program are [...]

$8,000 - $16,000 February 1

Finney Nursing Student Scholarship

Finney Nursing Student Scholarship assist nursing students obtain a nursing education. The endowed fund provides scholarship support to both undergraduate and graduate nursing students who demonstrate academic success in the nursing [...]

Varies February 1

Frank Nursing Scholarship

The scholarship was established by Dr. Irving & Roseanne K. Frank assist undergraduate nursing students obtain a nursing education.

Varies February 1

Asian American / Pacific Islander Nurses Association Scholarship

The Asian American/Pacific Islander Nurses Association (AAPINA) award $1,000 to one of its members pursuing an undergraduate or a graduate nursing degree. 

$1,000 February 1

Nurses' Educational Funds Scholarships

NEF offers scholarships are awarded for those registered nurses who are enrolled in a full- or part-time time Master's program or a full- or part-time time Doctoral program.

Varies February 1

Virginia Nursing Scholarship

The Virginia Nursing Scholarship is awarded to a high school senior who will peruse her/his education at an accredited Virginia school of nursing.

$1,500 - $2,500 January 15

Simon and Irene Cohen Nursing Scholarship

The Simon and Irene Cohen Nursing Scholarship is for nursing students who are currently at a Junior/Senior status. The scholarship will be awarded based on: scholastic ability, leadership qualities and communication skills, both oral and [...]

Varies January 14

Touchmark Foundation’s nursing scholarship

The Touchmark Foundation awards scholarships to assist students pursuing degrees in nursing. The Foundation places particular emphasis on student applicants pursuing geriatric nursing studies. 

Varies June 30

Josh Gottheil Memorial Bone Marrow Transplant Career Development Awards

The purpose of this scholarship is to support registered nurse working in bone marrow transplantation by providing financial assistance to attend a continuing education program. Applicant must be currently employed as a registered nurse [...]

$2,000 June 15

Sandy Purl Mentorship Scholarship

This scholarship has been established in memory of Sandy Purl who was a role model to many oncology nurses in Chicago and across the nation. Her passion was mentoring other nurses and improving the care of patients with cancer [...]

$1,000 May 15

Certified Pediatric Oncology Nurse of the Year Award

This award recognizes a CPON® or CPHON™ who has made significant contributions to pediatric oncology or hematology nursing; oncology nursing service; and who has supported and promoted oncology nursing certification. The [...]

$1,000 April 1

Midwest Nursing Research Society Research Grant

The purpose of this grant is to  encourage qualified nurses to contribute to the advancement of nursing through research. Funds for this grant are provided jointly by Sigma Theta Tau International and Midwest Nursing [...]

$2,500 April 1

Rehabilitation Nursing Foundation Grant

The purpose of this grant is to encourage research related to rehabilitation nursing. Funds for the grant are provided by RNF and Sigma Theta Tau International. Eligible candidates  must be a registered nurse in [...]

$4,500 March 1

Edwina Foye Award for Outstanding Graduate Student

The Edwina Foye Award is offered by the Foundation for Seacoast Health. It consists of up to $5,000 for a graduate student pursuing a health-related degree at any college in or near: Portsmouth, North Hampton, Greenland, Rye, Newington, New [...]

$5,000 March 1

Service League Scholarships for Graduate Education in Nursing

The goal of the Akron General Medical Center Service League Nursing Scholarship is to provide financial assistance for students regardless of race, religion, sex, age, disability or national origin, who are accepted by an accredited college of [...]

Varies March 1

Tuition Waiver for Foster Care Recipients

The Maryland Tuition Waiver for Foster Care Recipients is open to foster care youth who are enrolled as a candidate for an associate, bachelor’s degree or vocational certificate at a Maryland Public institution of higher education.

Varies March 1

For Sponsor Organizations: If your organization offers nursing scholarship and if you would like to have it included here, please contact us via this form. We will get in touch with you as soon as possible. We also welcome suggestions and correction on existing scholarship information. If you know about a scholarship that is not listed here, please let us know.

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