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 81-100 of 259 scholarships
View Details Cloy & Connie Olhausen Scholarship Siouxland Community Foundation
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  • 7,500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn Senior High School, Hartley, IA|Sibley-Ocheyedan High School, Sibley, IA|Sheldon High School, Sheldon, IA|South O'Brien High School, Paullina, IA|
  • Extracurricular: |School Activities|
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The scholarship was established within the Hartley Community Foundation (HCF), an affiliate of the Siouxland Community Foundation headquartered in Sioux City, Iowa. It is open to graduating high school seniors who will be pursuing a nursing degree at a post-secondary educational institution.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 4,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): Attend |University of ArkansasMonticello (AR)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|
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The Peggy Pickens Nursing Scholarship Endowment is awarded to students from the University of Arkansas at Monticello. Applicants must be interested in nursing or already pursuing a nursing education
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|High school graduate|
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Edith Zike Memorial Nursing or Pre-Nursing Scholarship was established in memory of Edith, who is a dedicated nurse. The scholarship aims to support and encourage individuals to pursue a nursing profession. The program provides a $2,000 scholarship that will be divided evenly between two semesters.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Faye Lynn Roberts Education Scholarship Fund Southwest Florida Community Foundation
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  • 750
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Computer Technology|
  • Residence: Live in |Lee, FL|
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Technical|Court Reporting|
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Faye Lynn Roberts Education Scholarship is provided to women pursuing a career in technical studies and court reporting, computer training, or nursing. The scholarship provides a $750 fund to a resident of Lee county who is experiencing a financial difficulty.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Kansas, MO|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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The Medical Alliance of the Metropolitan Medical Society of Greater Kansas City Scholarship was established by the Medical Alliance of the Metropolitan Medical Society of Greater Kansas City. This scholarship is provided to benefit students pursuing undergraduate degrees in nursing or other allied health careers such as occupational therapy, physical therapy, medical assisting, anesthesiology, etc. Applicants of the scholarship must be a resident of metropolitan Kansas City.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Jun-30-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Radiology|Pharmacy|Human Healthcare|
  • Employer: |Centerpoint Medical Center|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|
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The scholarship was established by the medical staff of Centerpoint Medical Center to benefit its employees and their families who are pursuing degrees in the human healthcare fields. To be eligible, applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 during the last four semesters of study and have demonstrated participation in community service and/or employment activities.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): Attend |Harding University-Searcy (AR)|Arkansas State University-Beebe (AR)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduating High School Senior|
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Named after Herchel and Melba A. Fildes, this scholarship provides financial assistance to high school seniors planning to major in Nursing at Harding University in Searcy and Arkansas State University in Beebe.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 250
  • 1 award
  • Jun-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Disability: |Disabled|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Scottish|
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The Caroline Simpson Maheady Scholarship Award is awarded to undergraduate student with a disability. Applicants must be pursuing major in nursing and demonstrate a financial need
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 7,000
  • 1 award
  • Jan-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): Attend |Lake Superior College (MN)|Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (WI)|Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College, (MN)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College freshman|
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The Carol & John Lilyquist Registered Nursing Scholarship is a $7,000 fund given to a student pursuing a non-baccalaureate degree nursing program. The amount will cover the tuition fee for the second year of the program. The awardee must be a student of Lake Superior College, Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (Superior campus), or Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Fern M. Johnson Nursing Scholarship Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Portage, WI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Fern M. Johnson Nursing Scholarship is awarded to a resident of portage county Wisconsin. Applicants must be pursuing nursing major
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,500
  • 4 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|Psychology|Pharmacy|Healing Arts|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
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The Michael Gordon Burgos Memorial Scholarship Fund is awarded to selected Ventura County residents who graduated or will graduate from any high school in Ventura County.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Donna Duzan Nursing Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Parochial School|Public|Private|
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
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Donna Duzan Nursing Scholarship is provided to graduating students or past graduates of a private, parochial or public high school. The program gives a $500 fund to students of Hancock County who wants to pursue a degree in Nursing. The scholarship was created in memory of Donna by her husband Ronald.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details (University of Kentucky College of Nursing) Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 4,000
  • 2 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Kentucky (KY)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit female sophomore and above students currently enrolled and continuing next year in the University of Kentucky College of Nursing professional program. Financial need is considered but not required.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Mathilda "Tillie" Lorincz Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 1,250
  • 1 award
  • Apr-20-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): Attend |Wayne County Schools Career Center, Smithville OH|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to graduating high school senior of Wayne County School Career Center who plans to become a full-time student studying to become a Registered Nursing.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Fern Dierkes Memorial Nursing Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 350
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Healthcare|
  • School (K-12): |North Adams High School, IN|
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
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This scholarship was established in memory of Fern Dierkes, a high school graduate who wanted to be a nurse but don't have the financial ability to attend college. A family friend paid her tuition and she was determined to to pay forward the generous act. This scholarship aims to benefit graduating seniors from North Adams High School who are residents of Adams County. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in Nursing or Healthcare and demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,880
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • Career: |Nursing/Registered Nurse (Industry)|
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This scholarship was established to benefit traditional students, who are currently in high school, and the non-traditional students planning to pursue a career in nursing. Applicants must be a resident of Wayne County.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details The Nadine Dimick Nursing Scholarship Sacramento Region Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): Attend |Sacramento City College (CA)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Nadine Dimick Nursing Scholarship is given to students enrolled in a nursing program. The scholarship aims to help students at Sacramento City College. The scholarship provides a $1,000 fund for students with financial difficulties.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Mabel C. Sargent Scholarship Wyoming Community Foundation
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  • 5,000
  • 6 awards
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Wyoming (WY)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|
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This scholarship is specifically awarded to junior and senior nursing students of the University of Wyoming enrolled in a program leading to the BSN degree. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Holdrege Memorial Homes Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Healthcare|Human Services|Hospital Long-term Care|
  • School (K-12): |High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to graduating high school senior or graduate of a Phelps County High School who are planning to pursue a study in nursing, health care, human services or long-term care related field of study;
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Beeson Scholarship Johnson County Community Foundation
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  • 10,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-28-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend an |High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Johnson, IN|
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Margaret Beeson established the Beeson Scholarship to provide scholarships for qualified individuals who are likely to succeed as college or university students graduating. Applicants must be from Johnson County, Indiana, high schools and are deserving of financial assistance.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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