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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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|
  • School (K-12): |Blackford High School, Hartford City, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Miss Nancy S. Schorey, BSN, MSN, Registered Nurse Memorial Scholarship is open to students planning to study nursing or another medical field. The scholarship was established in memory of Nancy. The program was created by her family.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Emergency Services|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
  • Residence: Live in |South Carolina|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|Accredited Four-Year|
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This scholarship was established to benefit undergraduate or students planning to attend an accredited four-year institution. Students pursuing a two-year professional degree are also eligible to apply. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Members of Hopewell Baptist Church, Blacksburg, South Carolina are preferred.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Filipino|
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The Filipino Nurses' Organization of Hawai'i Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate or graduate student resident of Hawaii. Applicants must have a minimum 2.7 GPA and major in nursing
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Jul-1-2018
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  • Major: Study |Nursing|Surgical Technician|Surgical Services|Surgical Nursing|
  • 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|Decatur, IA|Fremont, IA|Page, IA|Ringgold, IA|Taylor, IA|Atchison, KS|Brown, KS|Doniphan, KS|Nemaha, KS|Nemaha, NE|Richardson, NE|Dekalb, MO|Ray, MO|
  • Character Trait: Show |Interest|
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This scholarship was established in 1988 honor of Ms. Mary Ann Reinert. She was a dedicated to the profession of nursing and devoted to the field of surgical services. This scholarship was designed to support individuals for health care education and training in the field of surgical medicine. Applicants must be pursuing careers in surgical nursing or surgical services, including nursing, technologists or any other surgical-related field.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Filipino|
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The Philippine Nurses' Association Hawaii Foundation Scholarship Fund is created to support Hawai'i residents of Filipino ancestry. Applicants must be pursuing Nursing.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Nursing|Social Work|Law Enforcement|Medical Research|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Tussey Mountain School District, PA|
  • School (College): |College or University|
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This scholarship was established by James McCavitt in honor of his parents, James A. McCavitt and Annie LePors McCavitt. This opportunity was inspired by a story that Mr. McCavitt saw in the paper about the Sze Lee Memorial Scholarship. Through this scholarship, Mr. McCavitt hopes that his parents will be remembered throughout the Tussey Mountain School District and the Broad Top area in Pennsylvania as model parents. This is open to current graduating seniors from the Tussey Mountain School District in Pennsylvania. Applicants must have to complete all four years at his/her school and be planning to attend n a college or university as full-time students. Students must be pursuing a career in the field of education, nursing, law enforcement, medical research or social work. Demonstrated financial need is required.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Emergency Services|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
  • School (K-12): |Providence High School, Charlotte, NC|
  • Residence: Live in |Mecklenburg, NC|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating senior at Providence High School planning to attend a four-year college or university located in the state of North Carolina. Applicants must be residing in Mecklenburg County, NC.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Bonnie Springmeyer Nursing Scholarship Decatur County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Greensburg Community High School, Greensburg, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school graduate|
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This scholarship was started to benefit a Greensburg Community High School graduate who is pursuing a degree in nursing.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Badura Scholarship (Patricia) Grand Island Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Loup City, NE|
  • School (College): Attend a |College|
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This scholarship was established by the Roman Badura family in memory of Patricia Badura. It is available to a Loup City high school senior who will be attending college in the field of nursing.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Nisha Grimm Memorial Scholarship Johnson County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Feb-28-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|
  • School (K-12): |Franklin Community High School, Franklin, IN|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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Nisha Grimm Memorial Scholarship is offered to graduating senior from Franklin Community High School. The scholarship was created in memory of Sheron Millers daughter who was planning to pursue Nursing in college.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Scholarship Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Medicine|Dentistry|Physician's Assistant|Nurse Practitioner|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Certified Nurse Midwife|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students pursuing a career in primary health care in exchange for practicing in rural, urban, and frontier communities with limited access to care, upon graduation and licensure. The scholarship pays for tuition and other reasonable educational-related expenses and a monthly stipend.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Vocational Nurse Scholarship Program Health Professions Education Foundation
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  • 4,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): |California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians program|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Vocational Nurse Scholarship Program is awarded to a student enrolled or currently accepted in a California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians program. Applicants must be pursuing major in Nursing
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Jun-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Maryland|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
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The Nurse Support Program II - Hal & Jo Cohen Graduate Nursing Faculty Scholarship is awarded to current full-time or part-time graduate students. Applicants must be Maryland resident and major in nursing
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Charles M. and Frances W. Condit Nursing Education Scholarship Heritage Fund - the Community Foundation of Bartholomew County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Bartholomew, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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Mr. and Mrs. Condit establihed the Charles M. and Frances W. Condit Nursing Education Scholarship to promote nursing education for Bartholomew County students. This scholarship is open to students who are pursuing a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing. Applicants must be residents of Bartholomew County.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Lucy Murray Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of Dunn County
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  • 250
  • 2 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Menomonie High School, Menomonie, WI|Elmwood High School, Elmwood, WI|Boyceville Middle-High School, Boyceville, WI|Glenwood City High School, Glenwood City, WI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Lucy Murray Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors at Glenwood City, Elmwood High School, Menomonie School, Boyceville High Schools. Applicants must be pursuing major in nursing.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Thompson-Bolt Scholarship Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Saint Albans High School, Saint Albans, WV|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Thompson-Bolt Scholarship is awarded to graduating senior from Saint Albans High School. Applicants must be pursuing major in nursing
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Nancy Flanegan McManus Nursing Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Uniontown Area High School, Uniontown, PA|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited College or University|
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This scholarship was established to benefit female seniors attending Uniontown High School and planning to attend an accredited four-year Bachelor of Science Nursing program. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Violet A. Boyer/ICW Scholarship Independent Colleges of Washington
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  • n/a
  • 10 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Nursing|
  • Extracurricular: |Campus Activities|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit college students with majors that may lack gender diversity such as men in nursing, women in engineering, etc. Applicants must be actively involved in campus life and diversity candidates, such as ethnic, geographic, or economic.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|Physical Therapy|
  • School (K-12): |North Iredell High School, Olin, NC|
  • School (College): |Accredited Post-Secondary Institution|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational support to deserving graduating seniors of North Iredell High School who are pursuing a degree in physical therapy, medicine, or nursing from a post-secondary accredited institution.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Loup City, NE|
  • School (College): |Qualified Public Educational Institution|
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The scholarship is open for a Loup City high school senior attending a qualified public educational institution. This one-year scholarship will be awarded to someone entering the field of nursing. Prior year recipients may also apply.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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