The links below are a great resource guide that simplify the scholarship search process.
Nursing Specific Scholarships
Cherokee Uniforms | A Nurse I am Film and Scholarship Program. (CLOSED-2018 scholarship cycle deadline TBA)
Hospice and Palliative Nurses Foundations | HPNF offers four (4) scholarship programs to hospice and palliative nursing professionals.
Health Resources and Services Administration | HRSA - HRSA health professions loan repayment, scholarship and loan programs help to encourage and enable clinicians to work in underserved areas. (CLOSED-2018 scholarship cycle deadline TBA)
HURST Review Services | AACN Scholarship | Two scholarships in the amount of $2,500 will be awarded twice yearly. The deadlines each year are January 15 and July 15.
National Student Nurses Association | NSNA | The NSNA Foundation awards over $345,000 annually in the general scholarship and promise of nursing programs. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $5,000.
Diversity Nursing Education Award | At DiversityNursing.com, we continue to giveback to the Nursing community with our Annual $5,000 Education Award (CLOSED-2018 scholarship cycle deadline TBA)
American Psychiatric Nurses Association | Nursing students from across the United States were invited to apply.
The Army Nurses Corps Association | The purpose of the Army Nurse Corps Association Scholarship Program is to award scholarships to U.S. citizen students attending accredited baccalaureate or graduate nursing or anesthesia nursing programs. (CLOSED-2018 scholarship cycle deadline TBA)
BestNursingDegree.com| Information on various specialties and degrees related to nursing, includes a $2,500 scholarship offered four times a year.
The Nurses Make a Difference Scholarshipis an annual $1,000 scholarship awarded to an aspiring nurse who is currently enrolled in an undergraduate nursing program or is a high school student who has been accepted to a nursing program. The winning applicant will provide the best 200-300 word essay on the topic of how nurses can make a difference in people’s lives.
Salem Hospital Scholarship Application| Each year, area students receive academic scholarships to further their education in medically related fields of study.
Oregon & Northwest Specific Scholarships
Oregon Student Access | Over 10 million dollars in scholarships are available to students.
The Ford Family Foundation | The Foundation offers a suite of financial and program resources in Oregon, Siskiyou County, California and, in some cases, other regions. Many recipients enthusiastically declare that the Scholarship Programs are about “so much more than the money.”
Legacy Scholarships | These scholarships and loan repayments are awarded by Legacy's Foundations and Volunteer Auxiliaries.
Grand Chapter of Oregon Scholarships | ESTARL: 9 scholarships at $1500 each, Dorothy Dewing Memorial Scholarship: 2 scholarships at $1,000 each, Leslie S Parker: 22 scholarships at $1500 each (CLOSED-2018 scholarship cycle deadline TBA)
The Soroptimist Women’s Opportunity Awards Program | The Women’s Opportunity Awards program assists women who provide the primary source of financial support for their families by giving them the resources they need to improve their education, skills and employment prospects.
Minority Student Scholarships
Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber | To provide support and encourage Hispanics to continue their higher education, The Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber provides annual scholarship awards to qualifying applicants. (CLOSED-2018 scholarship cycle deadline TBA)
Gates Millennium Scholars | Multiple scholarships available
American Indian College Fund | The American Indian College Fund also provides scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students attending any other accredited public and non-profit private college all across the United States.
Aspira Association | Variety of Scholarships available
Hispanic Association of College and Universities | Denny's Hungry for Education Scholarship: $1,000, NASCAR/Wendell Scott Sr. Award: $2,200, Travelers Scholarship: $5,000
Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund | MALDEF has developed a Scholarship Resource Guide to support high school, college, and graduate students in their attainment of a higher education. This is a free, informative resource guide for students, parents, and educators.
National Association of Hispanic Nurses | Scholarship awards are presented to NAHN members enrolled in accredited LVN/LPN, associate, diploma, baccalaureate, and graduate nursing programs.
The Latino Educational and Recreational Network | For Oregon students wishing to pursue higher education.
Free Scholarship Databases
Scholarship Nursing | CampusRN has $15,000 in Scholarships Available to Nursing & Allied Health Students.
The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid | Savings, calculators, tips, and more to assist your search for financial aid.
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FastWeb | Access over 1.5 million scholarships to help you pay for college.
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Nursing Scholarship Program | In exchange for the scholarship, upon graduation, the newly minted nurses work at facilities to alleviate nursing shortages for at least 2 years.