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 Burl Cockrell Memorial Scholarship Award Texas Environmental Health Association
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  • 1,500
  • 2 awards
  • Jun-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Environmental Studies|Public Health|
  • Organization: Texas Environmental Health Association (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The scholarship provides financial assistance to member's immediate family who are enrolled in accredited college or university with major coursework in environmental or public health. To be eligible, applicant or a member of the applicants immediate family (i.e. spouse, parent, grandparent, or child) must be a member of the Texas Environmental Health Association (TEHA).
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): Attend |Harding University-Searcy (AR)|Arkansas State University-Beebe (AR)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduating High School Senior|
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Named after Herchel and Melba A. Fildes, this scholarship provides financial assistance to high school seniors planning to major in Nursing at Harding University in Searcy and Arkansas State University in Beebe.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Healthcare|
  • School (College): Attend |Indiana UniversityBloomington (IN)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Hartford City Kiwanis Scholarship in Memory of Mike McDougall was established by the Hartford City Kiwanis Club. The program was created in memory of Kiwanian Mike McDougall. The scholarship aims to support a student who plans to pursue a degree in healthcare.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 250
  • 1 award
  • Jun-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Disability: |Disabled|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Scottish|
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The Caroline Simpson Maheady Scholarship Award is awarded to undergraduate student with a disability. Applicants must be pursuing major in nursing and demonstrate a financial need
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Dentsply Rinn Clinical 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|
  • Organization: American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology (Professional Organization)
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To award the best poster in a clinical OMFR topic.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Scholarship for Academic Excellence American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA) Institute for Oral Health
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  • 1,000
  • 5 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|
  • Organization: American Dental Hygienists' Association (Professional Organization)
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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Johnson & Johnson sponsored the Scholarship for Academic Excellence to award 5 scholarships worth $1000. Application is open to those pursuing a college, certificate or associate degree.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details South Florida Chapter of HIMSS Scholarship Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
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  • 5,000
  • 2 awards
  • August 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Health Information Management|
  • Organization: Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|College junior|Master's-level study|Doctoral-level study|
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Established and funded by the South Florida HIMSS Chapter, this scholarship is awarded to a HIMSS student member who exhibits academic excellence and future leadership potential in the healthcare information and management systems industry. Student members of the South Florida Chapter are all encouraged to apply for the scholarship.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Willard B. Simmons Memorial Scholarship for Pharmacy Management National Community Pharmacist Association (NCPA) Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Pharmacy|
  • Organization: National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Pharmacy School|
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The scholarship was established to help National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) members who are pharmacy students enrolled in an accredited U.S. school or college of pharmacy that demonstrated Interest Independent Pharmacy Management, Academic Achievement, and Leadership Qualities.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Albert G. Richards 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|
  • Organization: American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology (Professional Organization)
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The purpose of this award is to assist graduate students in conducting research relevant to OMFR.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 7,000
  • 1 award
  • Jan-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): Attend |Lake Superior College (MN)|Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (WI)|Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College, (MN)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College freshman|
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The Carol & John Lilyquist Registered Nursing Scholarship is a $7,000 fund given to a student pursuing a non-baccalaureate degree nursing program. The amount will cover the tuition fee for the second year of the program. The awardee must be a student of Lake Superior College, Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (Superior campus), or Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Emily C. Wilder Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Healthcare|
  • School (K-12): |North Adams High School, IN|
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
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The Emily C. Wilder Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior of North Adams High School. Applicants must be pursuing major in education or healthcare and resident of Adams county Indiana.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,500
  • 8 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Healthcare|
  • Residence: Live in |Miami, OH|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Walter C. and Lucile M. Daniel Scholarship was established in 1990 by Lucile Daniel. The program is provided to Miami County High School seniors. The awardees must pursue a degree in the healthcare related field.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Fern M. Johnson Nursing Scholarship Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Portage, WI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Fern M. Johnson Nursing Scholarship is awarded to a resident of portage county Wisconsin. Applicants must be pursuing nursing major
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,500
  • 4 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|Psychology|Pharmacy|Healing Arts|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
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The Michael Gordon Burgos Memorial Scholarship Fund is awarded to selected Ventura County residents who graduated or will graduate from any high school in Ventura County.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Donna Duzan Nursing Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Parochial School|Public|Private|
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
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Donna Duzan Nursing Scholarship is provided to graduating students or past graduates of a private, parochial or public high school. The program gives a $500 fund to students of Hancock County who wants to pursue a degree in Nursing. The scholarship was created in memory of Donna by her husband Ronald.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Mathilda "Tillie" Lorincz Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 1,250
  • 1 award
  • Apr-20-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): Attend |Wayne County Schools Career Center, Smithville OH|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to graduating high school senior of Wayne County School Career Center who plans to become a full-time student studying to become a Registered Nursing.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details (University of Kentucky College of Nursing) Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 4,000
  • 2 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Kentucky (KY)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit female sophomore and above students currently enrolled and continuing next year in the University of Kentucky College of Nursing professional program. Financial need is considered but not required.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Fern Dierkes Memorial Nursing Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 350
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Healthcare|
  • School (K-12): |North Adams High School, IN|
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
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This scholarship was established in memory of Fern Dierkes, a high school graduate who wanted to be a nurse but don't have the financial ability to attend college. A family friend paid her tuition and she was determined to to pay forward the generous act. This scholarship aims to benefit graduating seniors from North Adams High School who are residents of Adams County. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in Nursing or Healthcare and demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Katelyn Gilbert Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Healthcare|
  • School (K-12): |AC or SA High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
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The Katelyn Gilbert Memorial Scholarship is available for residents of Adams County. Applicants must be graduating seniors from AC or SA High School, majoring in Education. Health care majors may also be considered
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,880
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • Career: |Nursing/Registered Nurse (Industry)|
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This scholarship was established to benefit traditional students, who are currently in high school, and the non-traditional students planning to pursue a career in nursing. Applicants must be a resident of Wayne County.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
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