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.

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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • June 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|
  • Residence: Live in |Chatham, NC|Durham, NC|Orange, NC|Wake, NC|Person, NC|
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Carol Ann Beerstecher Nursing Scholarship was established to honor Carol Ann and her dedication to the nursing profession. The program aims to support students who are financially unable to pursue their dreams. The scholarship provides an annual fund of $5,000 for two years.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Anne Sturrock Nursing Scholarship Fund Southwest Florida Community Foundation
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  • 8,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Organization: Associated with the |St. Andrew Catholic Church|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduate Student|College|
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The Anne Sturrock Nursing Scholarship Fund was established to benefit a student pursuing nursing who is a member, or a child of a member, of St. Andrew Catholic Church in Cape Coral. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Carlos Appleman Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 5,000
  • 2 awards
  • May-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Wayne County Schools Career Center, Smithville, OH|
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
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The scholarship is established in honor of Carlos Appleman. Applicants must be a high school senior graduate and a resident of Wayne County who's enrolled in Wayne County Schools Career Center (WCSCC) and pursuing to become an LPN, RN, Nurse Practitioner, or other healthcare occupations.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 17,000
  • 50 awards
  • Jan-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Business Administration|Nursing|Mathematics|Business|Agriculture|Health Sciences|Computer Science|Performing Arts|Biology|Chemistry|Physics|Psychology|Visual Arts|Arts and Sciences|Marine Biology|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Florida (FL)|Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University (FL)|University of Central Florida (FL)|Florida Atlantic University (FL)|Florida Institute of Technology (FL)|University of Miami (FL)|Florida International University (FL)|University of South Florida (FL)|Florida State University (FL)|
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The fellowship is designed to address the under-representation of African American and Hispanic faculty at colleges and universities in the state of Florida by increasing the pool of citizens qualified with Ph.D. degrees to teach at the college and university levels. Applicant must intend to pursue Ph.D. degrees in one of the disciplines in the Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Business or Engineering.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Glendale, CA|La Canada Flintridge, CA|La Crescenta, CA|Montrose, CA|Verdugo City, CA|
  • School (College): Attend |Glendale Community College, Glendale, CA|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students enrolled in a nursing program at Glendale Community College. Applicants must be residing in Glendale, La Caada-Flintridge, La Crescenta, Montrose or Verdugo City for the past three years.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Miami, OH|
  • School (College): Attend |Edison State Community College, Piqua, OH|
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The Miami County Medical Society Alliance Scholarship is awarded to a student resident of Miami county Ohio. Applicants must be enrolled at Edison State Community College pursuing major in nursing.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Nancy Gerald Memorial Nursing Scholarship Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc.
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Applied Sciences|
  • Residence: Live in |Texas| as a |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): Attend |West Texas A&M University (TX)|Amarillo College, Amarillo, TX|
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The Nancy Gerald Memorial Nursing Scholarship is provided to junior or senior level college student from 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle who majors in the field of nursing. The program was established in memory of Nancy Gerald. The scholarship is a one-time award of $500 funds.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Orfalea Scholarship Fund Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 2,500
  • 31 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|Nursing|Physical Therapy|Occupational Therapy|Social Work|Counseling|Psychology|Certified Nursing Assistant|Teaching|Public Health|Early Childhood Education|Sustainable Agriculture|
  • Employer: |Minor Child of Seasonal Farm Worker|Dependent of a Non-profit Agency employee|Dependent of a Nurse|Dependent of a K-12 Teacher|Dependent of a Ventura City Employee|Dependent of a Ventura County Firefighter|Dependent of a Ventura City Police Officer|Dependent of a Ventura County Sheriff Officer|
  • Disability: |Learning Disability|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduates or graduating seniors from a Ventura County high school who are planning to enroll full-time at an accredited vocational school, community college, or four-year college or university. Applicants must be pursuing studies in the field of Early Childhood Education, Teaching, Sustainable Agriculture (including organic gardening, permaculture, biodiversity, water food and nutrition, or interdisciplinary studies combining these areas), Nursing, Certified Nursing Assistant, Dental Hygiene, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Public Health, Social Work, Psychology/ Counseling, or any major provided student meets at least one of the criteria listed in the Other Special Requirements section and is a prior year recipient of an Orfalea Scholarship Award.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 2,800
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Organization: Hawaii Nurses Association (Professional Organization)
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
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The Margaret Jones Memorial Nursing Fund was started in 1917 by the Hawai'i Nurses Club. The scholarship was named for Margaret Jones, a nurse killed during the World War l. It aims to benefit nursing students who demonstrated financial need and who are residents of the state of Hawai'i.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Marsh Minority Scholarship Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Sociology|Nursing|Allied Health|
  • Residence: |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|African American/Black|
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The Marsh Minority Scholarship is provided to African-American and Hispanic students who would like to pursue their college education. The program was established in 1997 by Wendy and Stanley Marsh. The applicant must be attending West Texas A&M University to be awarded a $1,000 fund.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 2,500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Agriculture|
  • Residence: Live in |Weston, WY|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Wyoming (WY)|
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This scholarship is open to high school graduated and GED recipients of Weston County that wish to attend a Wyoming community college of the University of Wyoming.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Drs. Ira and Udaya Dash Nursing Scholarship Fund Southwest Florida Community Foundation
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  • 900
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Charlotte, FL|Collier, FL|Glades, FL|Hendry, FL|
  • Residence: Live in |Lee, FL|
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This scholarship was established to benefit a high school senior studying nursing at Florida SouthWestern or FGCU. Applicants must be planning to attend or attending Edison State College or Florida Gulf Coast University and demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Melissa Ann (Missy) Guerra Scholarship Coastal Bend Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Nursing|Pre-Law|
  • Organization: Tigerette Drill|National Honor Society (Club)
  • School (K-12): |Mary Carroll High School, Corpus Christi, TX|
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Established in memory of Melissa Ann (Missy) Guerra, this scholarship is open to graduating senior from Mary Carroll High School who will enroll full-time in a state-funded college in Texas and will pursue a study in pre-law, education or nursing.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details University of Alaska Anchorage David and Mary Carlson Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Bristol Bay, AK|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Alaska Anchorage (AK)|
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This scholarship was established to benefit University of Alaska Anchorage incoming or Nursing students and provide them with financial assistance for tuition and other educational expenses. Applicants must demonstrate motivation, academic and leadership potential.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Loraine Heriaud Memorial Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Two-year|Four-year|Vocational School|Trade School|Accredited Graduate School|Professional school|
background
The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to students pursuing a study in the field of nursing at an accredited two or four-year institution, professional/trade/vocational school or graduate school in the US.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Community Public Health|
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The McDermott Health Sciences, Nursing, and Public Health Merit Scholarships is awarded to students who want to study community public health or nursing major
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Auto Mechanics|
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The Rebman Trust Scholarship (Carl C. and Abbie) is awarded to student pursuing major in nursing or auto mechanics
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|
  • School (K-12): |Community Foundation Service Area, IL|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Two-year|Four-year|Vocational School|Trade School|Graduate School|Professional school|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to high school graduates of Community Foundation service area who are pursuing a career in the field of medicine or studies in the field of nursing at an accredited two or four-year institution, professional/trade/vocational school, or graduate school in the US.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Education|Nursing|Science|Medicine|
  • School (K-12): |East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|Aurora Central Catholic High School, Aurora, IL|Rosary High School, Aurora, IL|West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|Aurora Christian Schools, Aurora, IL|Marmion Academy, Aurora, IL|
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to high school graduates of Aurora Central Catholic, Aurora Christian, East Aurora, Marmion, Rosary, or West Aurora High School who are pursuing a degree in the fields of education, engineering, medicine, nursing, or science at accredited two or four-year institution, professional/trade/vocational school or graduate school in the US.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Coronado Dental Scholarship Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|Nursing|Dentistry|Certified Nursing Assistant|Physician's Assistant|Pharmacy|
  • School (K-12): |East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|Kane, IL|Kendall, IL|
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Coronado Dental Scholarship is Reserved for graduates of East Aurora High School. Awarded to students who pursuing dentistry, dental hygiene, nursing, certified nursing assistant, physicians assistant, or pharmacy.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
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