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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View Details Sunburst Foundation Community Scholarship Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Nursing|Mathematics|Computer Science|Botany|Biology|Chemistry|Physics|Pharmacy|Pre-Veterinary Medicine|Ecology|Zoology|Geology|Astronomy|Oceanography|Pre-Dentistry|Pre-Medicine|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Martin, FL|
  • Residence: Live in |Palm Beach, FL|
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This scholarship is available to minority of graduating senior from Palm Beach or Martin County who are planning to take a major in engineering, computer sciences, chemistry, physics, biology, botany, mathematics, oceanography, geology, pre-dental, pre-medical, pre-veterinary, nursing, astronomy, ecological sciences, pharmacy, or zoological studies at an accredited vocational school, two or four-year college or university.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Robert D. Handley Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Martin, FL|
  • Residence: Live in |Palm Beach, FL|
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The scholarship was created in memory of Robert D. Handley to assist graduating high school seniors of Palm Beach or Martin County who are taking a career majoring in nursing and have shown community involvement in the health field. To be eligible, applicants must be a resident of Palm Beach or Martin County and must be planning to attend an accredited vocational school, two or four-year college or university.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 6,000
  • 2 awards
  • n/a
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  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): |Accredited Nursing Program|Registered Nurse|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Associate Student|
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This scholarship was established to help outstanding nursing student or just entering a nursing program with their school expenses. The scholarship are available to students of all sexual orientations and gender identities who have shown service to the LGBTQ community.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
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  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to Nursing students who have chosen a Long Term Care or Geriatrics as their practice area.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Bill & Audrey Upmeyer Scholarship Community Foundation of Jackson County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • May-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Nursing|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Community College|Accredited College|Technical School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Ellen L. & Robert L. Weber Scholarship Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Nursing|Social Work|Counseling|Psychology|
  • School (K-12): |Home-School|East Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|St. Charles North High School, St. Charles, IL|Aurora Central Catholic High School, Aurora, IL|Rosary High School, Aurora, IL|West Aurora High School, Aurora, IL|Yorkville High School, Yorkville, IL|Batavia High School, Batavia, IL|Aurora Christian Schools, Aurora, IL|Kaneland High School, Maple Park, IL|Marmion Academy, Aurora, IL|Metea Valley High School, Aurora, IL|Newark High School, Newark, IL|Oswego East High School, Oswego, IL|Oswego High School, Oswego, IL|Parkview Christian Academy, Yorkville, IL|Plainfield South High School, Plainfield, IL|Plano High School, Plano, IL|St. Charles East High School, St. Charles, IL|Waubonsie Valley High School, Aurora, IL|Yorkville Christian High School, Yorkville, IL|Geneva High School, Geneva, IL|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Two-year|Four-year|College|
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The scholarship is established to support graduating high school senior, undergraduate student or graduate student who have lost a family member or friend to suicide. Applicants must be graduates of a high school located within the Community Foundation service area with preference will be given to graduates of East Aurora High School and must be pursuing studies within the field of education or one of the following helping professions: counseling, nursing, psychology, or social work.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Cammie B. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of Dunn County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
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  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): |Vocational-technical / Career College|Community College|Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Cammie Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund has been established for the sole purpose of raising money for diabetic children and college students so that they can experience productive and successful lives
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 5 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|Social Science|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Canada| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
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The Annual Senior Care Scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate student or graduate student pursuing major in medical, nursing or social sciences. Applicants must be planning on pursuing a career that involves working with senior citizens
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Feb-28-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Business|
  • School (K-12): |Whiteland Community High School, Whiteland, IN|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The scholarship is open to all graduating high school seniors of Whiteland Community High School who are planning to enroll full-time at an accredited college or university and must be seeking a business, nursing or science degree.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Education|Civil Engineering|Business Administration|Nursing|Psychology|Information Technology|Public Health|Healthcare Administration|
  • School (College): Attend an |Accredited Online|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Master's-level study|
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Online Master Degree Scholarship is a $500 annual fund provided to students pursuing a master's degree online. The applicants are selected based on academic history, extracurricular activities and employment history. The funds will be provided directly to the student.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
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  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Delaware|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
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The Margaret A. Stafford Nursing Scholarship was established to benefit a resident of Delaware accepted at an accredited college or universitys nursing program and furthering nursing training.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
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  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Biochemistry|Nursing|Science|Allied Health|Health|Medicine|Physical Therapy|Pre-Nursing|Biology|Pharmacy|Public Health|Biological Science|Bioengineering|Biomedical Engineering|Pre-Dentistry|Pre-Medicine|Pre-Pharmacy|
  • School (College): |United Negro College Fund Affiliated|William Paterson University (NJ)|College of Saint Elizabeth (NJ)|New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJ)|Stevens Institute of Technology (NJ)|The College of New Jersey (NJ)|Assumption College for Sisters, Mendham, New Jersey|Bloomfield College (NJ)|Caldwell University (NJ)|Camden County College (NJ)|Centenary College (NJ)|Chamberlain College of Nursing-North Brunswick (NJ)|Drew University (NJ)|Fairleigh Dickinson University (NJ)|Felician College (NJ)|Georgian Court University (NJ)|Kean University (NJ)|Monmouth University (NJ)|Montclair State University (NJ)|New Jersey City University (NJ)|Princeton University (NJ)|Ramapo College of New Jersey (NJ)|Rider University (NJ)|Rowan University (NJ)|Rutgers University New Brunswick (NJ)|Saint Peter's University (NJ)|Seton Hall University (NJ)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit undergraduate students at UNCF member schools. Applicants must be majoring in a STEM field at a UNCF member school or a 4-year college or university in the state of NJ.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Deborah Brodeur Foley Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
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  • Major: Study |Nursing|Allied Health|
  • School (K-12): |Minnechaug Regional High School, Wilbraham, MA|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Debbie's sister and brother-in-law Diane and Barry Graham, and close friend, Laurie White started this scholarship in memory of her. This scholarship aims to benefit graduating seniors from Minnechaug Regional High School in Wilbraham planning to pursue study in nursing and allied field.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details John and Agnes McFarlane Scholarship Fund Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 2,500 - 5,000
  • 15 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Political Science|Nursing|Elementary Education|Journalism|Civics|Government|Healthcare|Social Work|Secondary Education|International Relations|Global Studies|International Cooperation|Public Policy|Public Administration|Public Health|Early Childhood Education|Administration of Justice|Physical Assistant|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited Community College|State College or University|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to graduating senior of Ventura County or current college students who have demonstrated interest and involvement in the welfare of the community through their school and community activities and are pursuing a degree or certification preparatory leading to a career in public service at an accredited community college or four-year college or university in the state of California.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|
  • Residence: Live in |Aurora, IL|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Two-year|Four-year|College|
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The scholarship is established to support graduate students of City of Aurora who's pursuing studies within the field of medicine or to students pursuing a Master of Science in Nursing.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Feb-28-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Mechanical Engineering|Nursing|Automotive Design|
  • School (K-12): |Public High School|Central Nine Career Center, IN|Perry Meridian High School, Indianapolis, IN|Franklin Central High School, Indianapolis, IN|
  • Residence: Live in |Johnson, IN|
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Established in memory of Clarence Buck Boyce, Jr., the Clarence "Buck" Boyce Jr. Memorial Scholarship aims to help a graduating high school senior pursue a career in materials engineering or mechanical engineering. This scholarship was created to honor Clarence Buck Boyce, Jr.'s generosity and forgiveness of others.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
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  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): |Medical School|Dental school|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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The S. Rudolph Light Medical Education Scholarship is awarded to a student enrolled in medical school, dental school, or master's of nursing program
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Health Professions Scholarship Program Central Colorado Area Health Education Center
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  • 15,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Medicine|Physician's Assistant|Nurse Practitioner|Behavioral Health|
  • School (College): Attend an |Accredited Colorado Online|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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This program was established to award a two-year scholarship to enrolled graduate level Health Professions students. Funds are used as payment for a significant portion of the student's education. This scholarship is open to enrolled nurse practitioners(NP), Physician Assistants (PA), and Behavioral Health Students, and other types of graduate level medical degrees. Applicants must agree to practice in a rural and/or under-served community upon completion of training for a minimum of 2-years in Colorado.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Nursing|Agriculture|
  • School (K-12): |Loup City High School, Loup City, NE|
  • School (College): |Accredited Public Institution|
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The Obermiller Memorial Scholarship (Fritz and Nora) is awarded to graduating high school senior of Loup City high school senior. Applicants must be pursuing major in agricultural, nursing or education fields
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
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