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.

Showing 141-160 of 483 scholarships
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  • 250 - 500
  • 1 award
  • Jun-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Disability: |Disabled|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The Peter Gili Scholarship Award is awarded to undergraduate student with disability and been already admitted to a college or university
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Louise Reed Memorial Scholarship Kalamazoo Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • May-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Healthcare|
  • School (K-12): |Vicksburg High School, Vicksburg, MI,|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to seniors of Vicksburg High School who have a solid academic record and exemplifies in community service and are pursuing a career in healthcare.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Ventura County Medical Education Fund Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 3,500
  • 12 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|Santa Barbara, CA|Los Angeles, CA|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students currently enrolled in a 2-year nursing program or a 4-year nursing program or in an MSN program who intend to practice a minimum of 2 years in Ventura County upon completion of studies. Applicants must be residents of Ventura County and demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Jul-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Healthcare|
  • 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|Dekalb, MO|Ray, MO|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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Mosaic Life Care Hospice Scholarship is a $500 fund give annually to students who are enrolled in a Health Care or Nursing Program study. The scholarship was established in 2012 in honor of the 25th anniversary of Mosaic Life Care Hospice.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Kipfer Family Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Education|Healthcare|
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Kipfer Family Memorial Scholarship was established in 2006 in memory of Seth William, Sierra Sky, and Kayla Charlene. The scholarship provides a $500 fund for one individual who plans to pursue a degree in education. Applicants who are pursuing health care major may be considered.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Jun-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Disability: |Disabled|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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The Anna May Rolando Scholarship Award is awarded to a student with a disability. applicants must be pursuing major in nursing
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Jack B. Weinberger Memorial Scholarship Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc.
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Healthcare|
  • Residence: Live in |Texas Panhandle, TX|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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This scholarship was established in memory of Jack B. Weinberger to benefit deserving graduating senior from 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle who demonstrated financial need. Applicants must be pursuing post-secondary education in the field of Health Care.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Healthcare|
  • Residence: Live in |Miami, OH|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduating High School Senior|
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This scholarship was established by the Stouder Memorial Auxiliary to provide financial assistance to graduating high school seniors residing in Miami County, Ohio, and who are planning to pursue an education in a health care related field.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details The Laura C. Dunlop Scholarship Kalamazoo Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-13-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Health-Related|
  • School (K-12): |Portage Central High School, Portage, MI|
  • School (College): |University|Four-year|College|Non-Profit College|
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The scholarship was designed in memory of Laura C. Dunlop, a 1996 graduate of Portage Central High School. It is open to graduating seniors of Portage Central High School who played at least one junior varsity or varsity level sport for at least one season during high school and demonstrates compassion and willingness to assist those people less fortunate than him/herself through community service or extracurricular activities. Applicants must also planning to enroll an accredited non-profit four-year college or university full-time and will enter a health-related field.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Decatur Dental Services (DDS) Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|Dental Technology|Dentistry|
  • School (K-12): |Accredited High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
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Decatur Dental Services (DDS) Scholarship is given to students who plans to major in the dental related field of study. The scholarship provides 2 non-renewable funds of $500 for each awardee. The scholarship was established in 2005 by a group of dentists.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Two Oaks Scholarship Central Indiana Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 20,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|Social Work|Counseling|Teaching|
  • School (College): Attend |Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana, Columbus, IN|Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IN)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students graduating from Ivy Tech- Central Indiana and planning to attend IUPUI. Applicants must be pursuing study in the field of nursing, medicine, teaching, social work, counseling or a similar profession dedicated to helping others.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Cloy & Connie Olhausen Scholarship Siouxland Community Foundation
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  • 7,500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn Senior High School, Hartley, IA|Sibley-Ocheyedan High School, Sibley, IA|Sheldon High School, Sheldon, IA|South O'Brien High School, Paullina, IA|
  • Extracurricular: |School Activities|
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The scholarship was established within the Hartley Community Foundation (HCF), an affiliate of the Siouxland Community Foundation headquartered in Sioux City, Iowa. It is open to graduating high school seniors who will be pursuing a nursing degree at a post-secondary educational institution.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
key information
  • 4,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): Attend |University of ArkansasMonticello (AR)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|
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The Peggy Pickens Nursing Scholarship Endowment is awarded to students from the University of Arkansas at Monticello. Applicants must be interested in nursing or already pursuing a nursing education
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • June 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Biochemistry|Botany|Biology|Microbiology|Organic Chemistry|Analytical Chemistry|Pharmacology|Molecular Genetics|Molecular Biology|Zoology|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Master's-level study|Doctoral-level study|
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The GlaxoSmithKline Science Achievement Award is a world leading research-based pharmaceutical company based in the United Kingdom. Applicants must be U.S. Citizen with minimum 3.0 GPA
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details John M. & Mary A. Shanley Memorial Scholarship Southwest Florida Community Foundation
key information
  • 5,000
  • 4 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Law|Architecture|Agriculture|Medicine|Accounting|Computer Science|Dentistry|Teaching|Ministry|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Charlotte, FL|Hendry, FL|
  • Residence: Live in |Lee, FL|
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The John M. & Mary A. Shanley Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduate from a high school in Charlotte, Hendry, or Lee counties. Applicants must be studying medicine, law, dentistry, teaching (math & science), ministry, engineering, accounting, agriculture, architecture, or computer science.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
key information
  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|High school graduate|
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Edith Zike Memorial Nursing or Pre-Nursing Scholarship was established in memory of Edith, who is a dedicated nurse. The scholarship aims to support and encourage individuals to pursue a nursing profession. The program provides a $2,000 scholarship that will be divided evenly between two semesters.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Faye Lynn Roberts Education Scholarship Fund Southwest Florida Community Foundation
key information
  • 750
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Computer Technology|
  • Residence: Live in |Lee, FL|
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Technical|Court Reporting|
background
Faye Lynn Roberts Education Scholarship is provided to women pursuing a career in technical studies and court reporting, computer training, or nursing. The scholarship provides a $750 fund to a resident of Lee county who is experiencing a financial difficulty.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
key information
  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Kansas, MO|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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The Medical Alliance of the Metropolitan Medical Society of Greater Kansas City Scholarship was established by the Medical Alliance of the Metropolitan Medical Society of Greater Kansas City. This scholarship is provided to benefit students pursuing undergraduate degrees in nursing or other allied health careers such as occupational therapy, physical therapy, medical assisting, anesthesiology, etc. Applicants of the scholarship must be a resident of metropolitan Kansas City.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Virginia Valk Fehsenfeld Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
key information
  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Education|Nutrition|Human Services|Dietetics|
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
background
This scholarship was established to benefit full-time undergraduate students pursuing study in the field of Dietetics, Nutrition, Education, or general human services. Applicants must be residing in Kent County and demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
key information
  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Jun-30-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Radiology|Pharmacy|Human Healthcare|
  • Employer: |Centerpoint Medical Center|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|
background
The scholarship was established by the medical staff of Centerpoint Medical Center to benefit its employees and their families who are pursuing degrees in the human healthcare fields. To be eligible, applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 during the last four semesters of study and have demonstrated participation in community service and/or employment activities.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
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