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Employment for Registered Nurses (RN) and Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) is expected to continue steady growth — meaning a great job market for students graduating with a nursing major. This high-demand industry also opens up even more opportunities for financial aid, as many colleges and organizations offer nursing scholarships and grants. We’ve compiled a list of scholarships for nurses in this Scholarship Directory. Check out all the available options to you and add to your college fund.

Geraldine "Polly" Bednash Scholarship

U.S. and international nursing students in baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral programs with a grade point average of 3.2 or higher are eligible for this award. Eligible applicants must be admitted or enrolled in a nursing school affiliated with CertifiedBackground.com or have submitted their application through NursingCAS.

Total: $5000 Awards:  8
Deadline:  January 31
2020

eQuality Nursing Scholarship

This scholarship is available for undergraduate nursing majors in California who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Applicants must identify as LGBT or demonstrate a record of advocating for LGBT equality.

Total: $6000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Alice/Jeanne Wagner Endowment Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. and international students who plan to study nursing in the United States. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1950 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Alpha Kappa/Janet and Steve Gardocki Endowment Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who are residents of and attend a college/university in Michigan. Students must major in culinary arts or nursing, and must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $600 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Billy Brockmann Memorial Scholarship

This award is available to U.S. and international students who are residents of the following Illinois counties: Bond, Clinton, DeWitt, Madison, McLean, Peoria, St. Claire, Tazewell, Woodford. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and plan to study medicine, engineering, or education (teaching).

Total: $1300 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Eloise Collins Endowment Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. and international female residents of Louisiana who are currently majoring or planning to major in a medical field. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $600 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Joan G. Monson and Dean E. Monson Endowment Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who are attending or planning to attend a college/university in Nebraska. Students must major in a medical field and have a grade point average of 3.0 to 3.5.

Total: $550 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

LaVerne 'Bun' Young Endowment Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who are attending Southern Oregon University or Rogue Community College and majoring in education/teaching, nursing, or any medical field. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Linda Moore Endowment Scholarship

This award is available to U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who are reside in an eligible Southern state. Applicants must major in nursing and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $600 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Omicron-Tacoma, Washington Endowment Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who are residents of and attend a college/university in Washington. Students must major in nursing and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $600 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

James M. & Erma T. Freemont Foundation Scholarship Program - Graduate Students

This scholarship is open to U.S. students who are pursuing a graduate degree in the health and medical sciences with the intention of pursuing that discipline as a career. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1875 Awards:  3
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Aiea General Hospital Association Scholarship

This scholarship is available for undergraduate students who are residents of one of the following Leeward O'ahu zip code areas: 96701, 96706, 96707, 96782, 96792, 96797. Students must major in a health-related profession and demonstrate academic achievement with a GPA of 2.5 or higherfor incoming freshmen or 2.0 or higher for others.

Total: $1000 Awards:  26
Deadline:  January 31
2020