Scholarships in Nursing

Lt. Glenn and Verna Taylor Memorial

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a nursing student. Preference given to disabled females or males and given to African American females.

Jeanne Reed Nursing

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a nursing student.

Quentin and Luella Benedict Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: None

Applicant must be either a business or nursing major.

Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship Program

Award: $10,000, Deadline: n/a

Applicant must be a licensed vocational nurse graduate who is practicing direct patient care. Program looks to increase the number of registered nurses practicing in medically underserved areas of California. Selection is based upon financial need, career objectives within the next five to 10 years, community involvement, community background, and academic performance.

Health Professions Education Scholarship Program (HPSP)

Award: $10,000, Deadline: n/a

Applicant must be a student who is enrolled or accepted into a dentist, dental hygienist, certified nurse practitioner, certified nurse midwife, clinical nurse specialists, or physician assistant program.

Nursing Education Loan/Scholarship - M.S.N. or Ph.D

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be a student seeking a masters or doctorate degree in nursing at a Mississippi college or university. Applicant may fulfill the service obligation by working as a professional nurse educator in Mississippi for one year for each year of money received.

Nursing Education Teacher Stipend

Award: $12,000, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be a Mississippi resident who is a licensed registered nurse, seeking a masters or doctoral degree at a Mississippi college or university. Participant must agree to teach in an accredited Mississippi school of nursing and have received the Nursing Education Loan/Scholarship for Masters or Doctorates.

Nursing Education Loan/Scholarship - BSN

Award: $4,000, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be a junior or senior student seeking a bachelor's degree in nursing at a Mississippi college or university. Participants may fulfill the loan-to-scholarship service obligation by working as a nurse for one year for each year of loan received.

Nursing Education Loan/Scholarship - R.N. to B.S.N.

Award: $4,000, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be a licensed registered nurse who is seeking a bachelor's degree in nursing at a Mississippi college or university. Recipient may fulfill the loan-to-scholarship service obligation by working as a professional nurse in Mississippi.

Dan & Pauline Lutkenhouse & Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 19

Applicant must be a resident of the Hilo and Hamakua coasts and be majoring in agriculture, medicine, science or nursing.

Filipino Nurses' Organization of Hawai'i Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 19

Applicant must be a nursing major of Filipino descent.

Hawaii Pacific Gerontological Society Nursing Scholarship Fund

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 19

Applicant must be accepted into a nursing program at a two- or four-year college or university in Hawaii, or pursue an R.N. or L.P.N. degree with an interest in geriatric nursing.

Laura Jean Armstrong Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 19

Applicant must be a graduate student majoring in nursing.

Margaret Jones Memorial Nursing Fund

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 19

Applicant must be a junior, senior or graduate student in a B.S.N. or M.S.N. nursing program at the University of Hawaii (U.H.) Manoa, U.H. Hilo or Hawaii Pacific University or a Ph.D program in Hawaii or on the U.S. mainland. Minimum 3.0 GPA required. Preference may be given to members of the Hawaii Nurses Association.

Snipes-Meyer-Vorhies Nursing Scholarship Fund (VocEd)

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 19

Applicant must be enrolled as a student majoring in nursing at Maui Community College. Minimum 3.0 GPA for undergraduate, 2.0 for A.S. and C.A. required. Preference given to students in the Associate of Science (A.S.) in Nursing or the Certificate of Achievement (C.A.) programs. Preference may be given to students of Hawaiian ancestry.

The Nancy Gerald Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a junior or senior level college student from the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle who exhibits integrity, thriftiness, ambition, moral character and a sincere desire to achieve a higher education. Applicant must be majoring in the field of nursing at Amarillo College or West Texas A&M University. Minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA required.

The Marsh Minority Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a college junior, senior or masters level African-American or Hispanic student majoring in the field of allied health, education, general studies, nursing or sociology at West Texas A&M University.

Luigi and Amalia Setacci Bursary

Award: $2,500, Deadline: December 1

Applicant must be a full-time student enrolled in the nursing program who demonstrates financial need and meets ontario residency requirements. Preference given to students from the Niagara region.

Clark-Phelps Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Oregon or Alaska who is pursuing a degree in dentistry, medicine or nursing at a public college or university on Oregon. FAFSA required.

Douglas Community Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Douglas County and a graduate of a Douglas County high school who will pursue a degree in medical technology, medicine, nursing, occupational therapy or public health at a public college or university in Oregon. FAFSA required.

Franks Foundation Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Crook, Deschutes, Grant, Harney, Jefferson, Klamath, or Lake County who will major in nursing or theology at a public or nonprofit college. FAFSA and minimum 2.5 GPA (2.0 for college students) required. U.S. Bank employees, their children, and near relatives are not eligible.

Patricia Hasbrouck Memorial Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Harney County who entering at least the second year of nursing studies at a public or nonprofit college or university. FAFSA required.

Marion A. Lindeman Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be an employee of Willamette View Health Care Center or Willamette View Terrace who will pursue a degree or certificate in nursing, occupational or physical therapy, or another health-related field at a public or nonprofit college or university. FAFSA required.

Chester and Helen Luther Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduate of a high school in Oregon or Clark County, Washington who is a first-generation college attendee, is 25 years of age or older, and will enroll at least half time in a nursing or medicine major at a public or nonprofit college or university in Oregon or Clark County, Washington. FAFSA and minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Mildred I. Martignone Nurse Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of District 7, Oregon Nurses Association, Umatilla County (cities of Adams, Athena, Cayuse, Dale, Gibbon, Helix, Meacham, Milton-Freewater, Pendleton, Pilot Rock, Rieth, Sunnyside, Ukiah, Umapine, and Weston) who is entering their final year of an accredited nursing program at a public or nonprofit college or university. FAFSA and minimum 2.5 GPA required.

Lillian McKelvey Memorial Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduate of Burns or Crane Union High School or a resident of Grant or Harney County who is enrolling in their second year of a registered nursing program at a public or nonprofit college or university. Essay required.

Ella McKinney Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduate of an Oregon high school who will major in nursing at an Oregon college accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC). FAFSA required.

Peggy Peterson Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduate of an Oregon high school who will major in nursing at a public or nonprofit college or university in Oregon. FAFSA required.

Nursing Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a Maine resident who has been accepted in an accredited B.S.N. or M.S.N. nursing program.

Walter C. and Marie C. Schmidt Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be enrolling in a program to become a registered nurse with an intention of pursuing a career in geriatric health care. FAFSA and essay required. Preference to students attending Lane Community College. U.S. Bank employees, their children, and near relatives are not eligible.