Scholarships for Health Majors

Demand for healthcare professionals of all kinds is increasing. But before you can take advantage of the growing job market in the health field, you need to figure out a way to fund your college education to earn a health degree. There's good news: Many professional groups, nonprofit foundations and other organizations offer scholarships for health majors. Many of these opportunities are available to students who have demonstrated outstanding academic performance and leadership ability. Letters of recommendation and an essay are often required as part of the application process. In some cases, students must show financial need. Ready to start exploring scholarships for health majors? Check out the list below.

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View Details ONS Foundation Doctoral Scholarships Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Foundation
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  • 5,000 - 7,500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Oncology|
  • Career: |Nursing/Registered Nurse (Industry)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Doctoral-level study|
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With the aim of supporting registered nurses in pursuing Oncology Nursing, the ONS Foundation Doctoral Scholarship provides a $5,000 and $7,500 fund annually to nurses in the doctoral degree program. The candidates must be licensed nurses practicing their career and enrolled to a Ph.D., DNSc or DNP nursing degree program.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • December 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Physical Therapy|Occupational Therapy|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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This scholarship was established to support students enrolled or applying for a physical therapy or occupational therapy academic program. Recipient is chosen through submitted essays of applicants.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Project SEED College Scholarship American Chemical Society (ACS)
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • December 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Food Science|Biochemistry|Chemical Engineering|Chemistry|Pharmacy|Materials Science|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Incoming College Freshman|
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The scholarship is open to high school seniors who have participated in ACS Project SEED. It aims to assist former SEED participants in their transition from high school to college. Applicants must pursue a major in chemistry or a chemical-related field such as chemistry, chemical engineering, biochemistry, materials science or other closely related field including pharmacy or food science.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Wade & Helen Sue Ward Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Political Science|Law|Nursing|Medicine|Physical Therapy|School Administration|Biology|Teaching|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Holly Grove Christian School, Westover, MD|Washington, MD|Crisfield, MD|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Technical School|accredited Trade School|Accredited Business School|
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The Wade & Helen Sue Ward Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior from Crisfield High School, Holly Grove Christian School, or Washington High School.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details ONS Foundation Bachelor's Scholarships Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Foundation
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  • 3,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College senior|
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The ONS Foundation Bachelor's Scholarships is awarded to a student pursuing a degree in nursing. Applicants must be in his final year of baccalaureate degree
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • July 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Nursing Program Scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate student enrolling or enrolled in a nursing program.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Howard R. Raper Award American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Aug-2-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|Post-graduate|
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The award is for a promising graduate student who demonstrates an interest in oral and maxillofacial radiology and intends to pursue a career in academia.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Career: |Nursing/Registered Nurse (Industry)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students seeking further education in the field of Nursing or pursuing a license as a Registered Nurse under applicable state law.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Healthcare|Hospital Administration|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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The Robert P. Atkinson Hospital Leadership and Scholarship Fund are awarded to students from Southeast Arkansas or interested in coming to Southeast Arkansas. Applicants must be pursuing major in healthcare or hospital administration
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 3,350
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Physical Therapy|Occupational Therapy|Speech Therapy|Nurse Practitioner|Registered Nurse|
  • School (K-12): |High School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school graduate|
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The Wallace & Catherine Lytle Family Scholarship is awarded to student graduated from a Wayne County high school od resident of Wayne county Ohio. Applicants must be pursuing major in Practitioner Nurse, Registered Nurse, speech, physical or occupational therapist
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details M. J. Nelson Science Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Technology|Nursing|Agriculture|Medicine|Teaching|Home Making|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Loomis, NE|Holdrege, NE|
  • Residence: |Holdrege School District #44|
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The M.J. Nelson Science Scholarship is available to graduating seniors of Holdrege or Loomis High School. Applicants must be planning to enroll at any college, technical or trade school that reside in Holdrege School District #44 boundaries.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,000 - 3,900
  • 3 awards
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Health|Medicine|
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Vocational-technical / Career College|Two-year|Four-year|
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Julie and David Mennes Healthcare Scholarship (Health Services) is given to Wayne county resident whi=o plans to pursue a two or four-year accredited college, university, or vocational/technical school. The scholarship provides a minimum if $1,000 funds to awardees who wants to pursue a field of study in the medical or health and wellness professions.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,000 - 3,900
  • 3 awards
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Health|Medicine|
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Vocational-technical / Career College|Two-year|Four-year|
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Julie and David Mennes Healthcare Scholarship (Health Sciences) provides a minimum of $1,000 funds to awardees who want to pursue a field of study in the medical or health and wellness professions. The scholarship is open to residents of Wayne County who completed high school.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Gissal Family Memorial Scholarship Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Health|Medicine|
  • School (K-12): |Wisconsin Dells High School, Wisconsin Dells, WI|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Vocational-technical / Career College|
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Gissal Family Memorial Scholarship is given to graduating seniors of Wisconsin Dells High School to assist them in pursuing their college education in the medical field. The scholarship was established in memory of Doc Gissal who served the Wisconsin Dells and Lake Deltoncommunities for 37 years.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 500 - 2,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|Special Education|Counseling|Psychology|
  • School (K-12): |San Dieguito Union High School District|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Two-year|Four-year|College|
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The Jackie Harrigan Haase Memorial Scholarship Fund is awarded to graduating senior at San Dieguito Union High School District. Applicants must be pursuing major in nursing, the medical field, counseling, psychology or special education
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,800
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Physical Therapy|Sports|Athletic Training|Sports Management|Sports Information|Sports Journalism|
  • Residence: Live in |Tennessee|
  • School (College): |Accredited Public College|Accredited Private College|Accredited University|
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The Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame Jeff Byrd Memorial Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate junior and seniors student. Applicants must pursue a sports-related field of study.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Lucille Runkel Nursing Scholarship Fund Crawford Heritage Community Foundation
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  • 350
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Crawford, PA|Mercer, PA|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College or University|
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This scholarship was established in honor of Mary Lucille (Lucille) Runkel, a Registered Nurse in Greenville, Meadville, Kittaning, Mercer and Cochranton, Pennsylvania as well as at the Polk State School. She was loved caring for people, gentle, friendly, ambitious and determined. The program benefits students who are residents of Crawford County or Mercer County, Pennsylvania who wants to become a Registered Nurse. Applicants must be planning to enroll at an accredited two-year community college or four-year college/university in a program leading to an associate degree in nursing or bachelor of science in nursing.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Charles R. Morris Award American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Aug-2-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|Dentistry|
  • School (College): |Accredited Dental Hygiene Program|Accredited Dental Program|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Charles R. Morris Award is awarded to a student enrolled in accredited dental or dental hygiene program.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 10,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Cancer Nursing|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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Graduate Scholarships in Cancer Nursing Practice aims to provide support for graduate students of cancer nursing practice. The scholarship provides a stipend of $10,000. The award may be awarded for two years.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Pearl Moore Career Development Awards Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Foundation
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • June 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Career: |Master of Science in Nursing|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Professional|
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This award was established in honor of Pearl Moore, first CEO for ONS. The award aims to provide financial assistance to staff nurses to attend a continuing education program and further their professional goals. Funds are not for tuition in an academic program or to attend the ONS Congress.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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