Nursing Scholarships

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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.

IHS Health Professions Scholarship Program

This scholarship is available for American Indian and Alaskan Native undergraduate and graduate students who are enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a full- or part-time study program leading to a degree in a health-related profession for one of the health career priority categories as determined by Indian Health Services. Students must have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher.

Total: $48004 Awards:  245
Deadline:  March 28
2019

IHS Health Professions Preparatory Scholarship

This scholarship is available for American Indian and Alaskan Native undergraduate students. Students must enroll in a program of study for the following priority career programs: pre-clinical psychology (junior and senior years only); pre-nursing; pre-pharmacy; and pre-social work (junior and senior years only).

Total: $31919 Awards:  40
Deadline:  March 28
2019

Family & Children's Services of Lebanon County

This award is for U.S. undergraduate students who are residents of Lebanon county in Pennsylvania. Applicants must plan to major in a field of social sciences or human services, such as medicine, nursing, counseling, or social work.

Total: $1200 Awards:  2
Deadline:  March 30
2019

Army Nurse Corps Association (ANCA) Scholarship

This scholarship is available for undergraduate and graduate students who are majoring in nursing. Students who plan to enter the Army, have previously served with the Army, are currently serving with the Army, and whose parent/spouse is serving in the Army are all eligible.

Total: $3000 Awards:  14
Deadline:  March 30
2019

James G. Pulos Memorial Scholarship

This award is for full-time graduate and undergraduate students involved in the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA) or of Greek heritage. Applicants must major in engineering, medical studies, or nursing and must be a resident of Virginia, Maryland, Connecticut, Deleware, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, or Washington, D.C..

Total: $2000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  March 31
2019

A Nurse I Am Scholarship

This award is for U.S. nursing students who are attending nursing school in the U.S.

Total: $2000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  March 31
2019

General Hospital #2 Perpetual Trust Fund

The General Hospital #2 Perpetual Trust Fund is available for African American students from the greater Kansas City area who are majoring in nursing. Click here to learn more and apply today!

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 31
2019

Barbara Rhomberg Excellence in Nursing Scholarship

U.S. non-traditional students who are enrolled full time in an undergraduate nursing program are eligible for this award.

Total: $1000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  March 31
2019

AfterCollege/AACN $10,000 Scholarship Fund

The AfterCollege/AACN Scholarship is available to U.S. graduate and undergraduate students who are pursuing an education in nursing or a related healthcare field.

Total: $2500 Awards:  4
Deadline:  March 31
2019

AISES A. T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is open to American Indian/Alaska Native students who are pursuing degrees in mathematics, medical sciences, physical science, technology, science, engineering, or natural resources. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, and must be a current AISES member (or join AISES before applying).

Total: $2000 Awards:  40
Deadline:  March 31
2019

Eileen Hickey Nursing Scholarship

This award is available for residents of Mid-Hudson valley who are currently enrolled in, or planning to enroll in a nursing degree program in the state of New York.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 1
2019

Nora Zeller Strudwick Memorial Scholarship

This award is available to seniors graduating from Roy C. Ketcham High School in Wappingers Falls, New York. Applicants must plan to major in, and pursue a career in nursing.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 1
2019