Scholarships for Nursing Majors

Do you want to care for others through a career in nursing? It's an admirable goal, but attaining the education you need to become a nurse can be expensive. Luckily, the cost of nursing school doesn’t have to stop you from pursuing your dream job. There are many scholarships available to students who are committed to going on to careers in the field of nursing. These scholarships are offered by a wide range of organizations, including nonprofits, medical corporations, professional organizations and alumni groups. Often these scholarships require students to have demonstrated high academic achievement and to have a financial need. Many scholarships for nursing majors are reserved for students already enrolled in nursing programs at 2- or 4-year institutions. Some also require students to commit to a specific nursing specialty, such as pediatrics or oncology. Are you ready to find a scholarship to help you fulfill your nursing aspirations? Discover a variety of scholarships for nursing majors in our list below.

Showing 61-80 of 259 scholarships
View Details August & Edna Zahatko Scholarship Community Foundation of the Great River Bend
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Nursing|Science|
  • School (K-12): |Rock Island High School, Rock Island, IL|
  • School (College): Attend a |State College or University|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to outstanding graduating seniors of Rock Island High School who are planning to pursue a degree in engineering, science, or nursing at an Illinois or an Iowa college or university.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 250
  • 1 award
  • Jun-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Disability: |Disabled|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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Bruno Rolando Scholarship Award is provided to a nursing student with a disability. The program provides a $250 fund to support the needs of the student to pursue their education. The applicant who is employed at a Veteran's Hospital will be given preference.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Architecture|Nursing|Medicine|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Dentistry|Counseling|Drafting|Physician's Assistant|Pharmacy|Culinary Arts|Teaching|Automotive|Public Safety|Surveying and Mapping|Mental Health|Agricultural Sciences|Applied Occupations|Bookkeeping|Fire Science|
  • School (K-12): |Healdsburg High School, Healdsburg, CA|
  • Residence: Live in |Sonoma, CA|
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The Carlisle Van Ornum/H.E.L.P. Scholarship Fund - Healdsburg is awarded to graduating high school senior or graduates of Healdsburg High School. Applicants must be pursuing major in medical, dental, nursing, physician assistant, pharmacy, physical therapy, teaching, culinary, accounting, bookkeeping, automotive, fire science,public safety, agricultural sciences, mental health, counseling, architectural, drafting, engineering, surveying
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Wayne and Nancy Van Kirk Scholarship Fund Central Susquehanna Community Foundation
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  • 800
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Business|Trade|Computer Science|Technical|License Practical Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Selinsgrove Area High School, Selinsgrove, PA|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|
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This scholarship was established to benefit high school graduates from Selinsgrove High School. Students must be entering a Trade, Technical, LPN, Business,Computer, Certificate and/or similar Associate Degree Program. Students must have participated in extracurricular activities and/or community service. Financial need is a requirement.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Knebel Family Nursing Scholarship Community Foundation of Boone County
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  • 500 - 8,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Lebanon High School, Lebanon, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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This scholarship was established to benefit a high school senior of Lebanon High School pursuing a degree in Nursing at any college or university. Financial need is not required.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Nurse Practitioner|Nurse Midwifery|Nursing Administration|Health Informatics|Healthcare Administration|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students pursuing a graduate degree program emphasizing Nursing or Health Administration. Applicants must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Ellen Sheppard Scholarship Fund Southwest Florida Community Foundation
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  • 3,175
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Art|Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Lee, FL|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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Ellen Sheppard Scholarship provides a $3,175 fund to Lee County high school senior or a graduate. The scholarship aims to help students pursue a degree in art or nursing.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Nurses Training Scholarship American Legion Auxiliary - Department of Oregon
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • June 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Military: |Child of Disabled U.S. Armed Forces Veteran|Wife of Disabled Armed Forces Veteran|Widows of Armed Forces Veterans|
  • Residence: Live in |Oregon|
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This scholarship was established by The American Legion Auxiliary, Department of Oregon to benefit daughters, sons, wives of disabled veterans and widows of veterans who honorably served or are currently serving their country in the Armed Forces. Students must be pursuing study in the field of Nursing. Applicants must be a resident of Oregon and must demonstrate ability, aptitude, character, determination, seriousness of purpose and financial need. Applicants must have an American Legion Auxiliary Unit sponsor.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): |Rhode Island|Northeastern University School of Nursing (MA)|
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Licensed Practical Nurse|Registered Nurse|
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This scholarship is given to students pursuing LPN or RN nursing degrees and attending a school in Rhode Island or Northeastern University School of Nursing. Applicant must be a resident of Rhode Island and must have maintained a GPA of 2.5 or better. The scholarship gives preference to students committed to staying in Rhode Island after graduation.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details William K. Schubert Minority Nursing Scholarship Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
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  • 2,750
  • 1 award
  • Apr-30-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Pediatric Nursing|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Korean|Chinese|Filipino|Pacific Islander|Eastern Indian|Hispanic|Vietnamese|Male Nurse|Male Nursing Student|Japanese|Thai|Southeast Asian|African American/Black|Native Hawaiian|
  • School (College): |Accredited School of Nursing|
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The scholarship is open to students who are member of one of the underrepresented groups in the registered nursing profession. The scholarship is awarded to assist with tuition and fees for individuals who are preparing to be pediatric registered nurses that provide patient care. Applicants must be enrolled or accepted in a professional registered nurse program at an accredited school of nursing on a full-time or part-time basis.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 8,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |California| as a |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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Licensed Vocational Nurse to Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship Program is provided to licensed vocational nurses who are enrolled in an Associates Degree in Nursing. The program gives a fund that is up to $8,000 annually. The awardees must be willing to work in a medically underserved area for twenty-four (24) months.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details John I. & Madeleine R. Taeni Scholarship Fund Southwest Florida Community Foundation
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  • 5,150
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Nursing|Paramedic|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Charlotte, FL|Collier, FL|Glades, FL|Hendry, FL|
  • Residence: Live in |Lee, FL|
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John I. & Madeleine R. Taeni Scholarship is a $5,150 fund given to students residing in Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry or Lee County. The scholarship awards two students who are pursuing degrees in teaching, nursing, paramedic training, or emergency medical technician training.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details APIASF /United Health Foundation Scholarship Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +6 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Healthcare|Dentistry|Pharmacy|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Kansas|Washington|
  • Residence: Live in |New York|Minnesota|Wisconsin|New Mexico|Arizona|California|Nevada|Texas|Hawaii|Georgia|Tennessee|Colorado|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students planning to enroll as an undergraduate student in U.S. accredited college or university. Applicants must be pursuing a degree that will lead to a career as a health care professional. Students must demonstrate a commitment to working in underserved communities.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Donna Devore Lowe Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • School (College): |Accredited Educational Institution|
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This scholarship is available to all graduate or graduating senior high school in Wayne County who are planning to pursue a degree in Nursing in an accredited educational institution. Applicants must be a resident of Wayne County for at least three (3) consecutive years within the past ten (10) years and must be actively engaged in community service.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Doris W. Frey Memorial Scholarship Fund Southwest Florida Community Foundation
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  • 2,800
  • 3 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Nursing|Medicine|Christian Ministry|Christian Counseling|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|Private| in |Charlotte, FL|Collier, FL|Glades, FL|Hendry, FL|
  • Residence: Live in |Lee, FL|
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Doris W. Frey Memorial Scholarship is a $2,800 fund given to students who are studying Christian ministry or youth ministry, teaching, Christian counseling, nursing, or medicine. The scholarship is offered to graduates from a public or private high school in Charlotte, Collier, Hendry, Glades or Lee counties who demonstrate a commitment to action in ministering to others.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 250 - 500
  • 1 award
  • Jun-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Disability: |Disabled|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The Peter Gili Scholarship Award is awarded to undergraduate student with disability and been already admitted to a college or university
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Ventura County Medical Education Fund Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 3,500
  • 12 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|Santa Barbara, CA|Los Angeles, CA|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students currently enrolled in a 2-year nursing program or a 4-year nursing program or in an MSN program who intend to practice a minimum of 2 years in Ventura County upon completion of studies. Applicants must be residents of Ventura County and demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Jul-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Healthcare|
  • Residence: Live in |Andrew, MO|Atchison, MO|Buchanan, MO|Caldwell, MO|Carroll, MO|Clay, MO|Clinton, MO|Daviess, MO|Gentry, MO|Grundy, MO|Harrison, MO|Holt, MO|Livingston, MO|Mercer, MO|Nodaway, MO|Platte, MO|Worth, MO|Dekalb, MO|Ray, MO|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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Mosaic Life Care Hospice Scholarship is a $500 fund give annually to students who are enrolled in a Health Care or Nursing Program study. The scholarship was established in 2012 in honor of the 25th anniversary of Mosaic Life Care Hospice.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Jun-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Disability: |Disabled|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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The Anna May Rolando Scholarship Award is awarded to a student with a disability. applicants must be pursuing major in nursing
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Two Oaks Scholarship Central Indiana Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 20,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|Social Work|Counseling|Teaching|
  • School (College): Attend |Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana, Columbus, IN|Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IN)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students graduating from Ivy Tech- Central Indiana and planning to attend IUPUI. Applicants must be pursuing study in the field of nursing, medicine, teaching, social work, counseling or a similar profession dedicated to helping others.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
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