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.

Showing 21-40 of 259 scholarships
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  • 1,000
  • 12 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
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Founded by James C. Basile, this scholarship provides assistance to students with academic potential who are graduating or have graduated from public or private high schools in Ventura County and are pursuing a career as a registered nurse.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,250
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Nursing|Electronics|Mechanics|Social Services|Teaching|
  • Residence: Live in |Holdrege School Dist. #44, Holdrege, NE|Funk School Dist. #74, Funk, NE|Axtell School District #501, Axtell, NE|
  • School (College): |Trade School|Technical School|Trade School|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors who reside within Holdrege School Dist. #44, Funk School Dist. #74 OR Axtell School District #501 boundaries. Applicants must have active involvement in extracurricular activities and community service, or demonstrated commitment and responsibility through work experience.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Rebecca Goldman Scholarship Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |West Virginia|
  • Character Trait: Show |Good Character|
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Charles J. and Kay Schuler Scholarship Fund Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Nursing|Medicine|
  • School (K-12): |Los Angeles High School, Los Angeles, CA|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
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This scholarship is administered by Ventura County Community Foundation. It is designed to provide assistance to high school seniors or high school graduates in Ventura County or graduating from Los Angeles High School who will pursue a degree in nursing, medical or education field at an accredited community college, four-year college or university. In addition, applicants must be the single parent of a minor child or minor children with a preference for applicants who demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Business|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|Private|
  • Residence: Live in |Campbell, TN|Claiborne, TN|
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Established by Brian King in honor of his parents, Dorsey and Betty King, this scholarship is available to graduating seniors of Campbell or Claiborne County. Applicants must study business or pursue being a registered nurse and plan to enroll full-time in an accredited public or private, not-for-profit college, university or nursing program.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 2,500
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
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  • Major: Study |Nursing|Pre-Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Lehman High School, Sidney, OH|Piqua High School, Piqua, OH|Lehman Catholic High School, Sidney, OH|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Fred and Clyemana Shane Nursing Scholarship was established to benefit high school seniors from Sidney Lehman and Piqua High School who are pursuing a pre-nursing program leading to a nursing degree.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details The Les and Anne Biederman Foundation, Inc. Scholarship Grand Traverse Regional Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 4 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Business|
  • School (K-12): |Traverse City Central High School, Traverse City, MI|Traverse City West Senior High School, Traverse City, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students from Central High School and West Senior High. Students must be pursuing careers in nursing or business.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • October 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|Four-year|Three-year|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The David E. Knox Memorial Nursing Fellowship was established in memory of David Knox. The fellowship provides a fund of up to $2,500 to support an applicant in a nursing degree-seeking program. The awardee must have a commitment to a 1-year service obligation to practice nursing in a small community in Alaska.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 500 - 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |California|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited College or University|
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The Jackson Family Scholarship is awarded to college sophomore pursuing major in nursing. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and with minimum of 3.0 GPA
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Sprenger Health Care Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 2,500
  • 2 awards
  • May-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • School (College): |Vocational-technical / Career College|Wayne Adult School of Practical Nursing, (OH)|
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Sprenger Health Care Scholarship is a $2,500 fund given to two awardees who are pursuing a nursing career at Wayne Adult School of Practical Nursing. The scholarship was estbalished to honor Grace Sprenger's care and compassion for people.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Gustavus B. Capito Scholarship Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 4 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |West Virginia|
  • School (College): |Accredited Nursing Program|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Donald Bartlett-Goldsboro VFD Scholarship Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Healthcare|Emergency Medical Services|
  • School (K-12): |Colonel Richardson High School, Federalsburg, MD|North Caroline High School, Ridgely, MD|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Two-year|Four-year|
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Donald Bartlett/Goldsboro VFD Scholarship is a $1,000 fund given at a minimum annually. The scholarship is provided to seniors of Colonel Richardson High School and North Caroline High School. The awardee must plan to pursue a career in health care, nursing or EMS.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Dorothy Swanson Lewis Memorial Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 700
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Education|Nursing|Medical Science|
  • Residence: Live in |Bertrand School District, NE| as a |Bertrand School District, Bertrand, NE|
  • School (College): |Vocational School|Technical School|College or Univeriy|Post-secondary institution|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating senior or graduate residing in Bertrand School District area.Applicants must be pursuing degrees in the field of Nursing, Medical Science and Education at a post-secondary institution.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Ercole Family Nursing Scholarship Baltimore Community Foundation
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Two-year|Four-year|College|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|Volunteer Activities|
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The Ercole Family Nursing Scholarship was created in 2011 for aspiring nurses by the Stephanie and Erwin Greenberg Fund to honor of Mrs. Maureen Ercole and her daughters. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, and degree in nursing at an accredited two or four-year college or university
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 400
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Woodbridge High School, Bridgeville, DE|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|College|
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The scholarship was created in memory of Margaret Lynch Davis. It is open to all graduating senior students of Woodbridge High School. Applicants must enroll at a registered nursing degree program at a four-year college or university.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Ohio College Opportunity Grant Ohio Board of Regents, Office of Financial Aid
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  • 108 - 2,832
  • 1 award
  • Oct-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |Ohio|Pennsylvania|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|Four-year|
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Ohio College Opportunity Grant is provided to residents of Ohio who are pursuing degrees and diplomas at an Ohio public university main campuses, Ohio private, non-profit colleges or universities, and Ohio private, for-profit institutions. The grant is determined through the FAFSA application that the student completed.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Katie Moore Memorial Nursing Scholarship Community Foundation of North Central Washington
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Jun-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Chelan, WA|Douglas, WA|Okanogan, WA|Grant, WA|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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Katie Moore Memorial Nursing Scholarship is provided to a female nursing student in their third year of studies. The program gives a $1,000 fund to one awardee who is a full-time student pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Clarinda High School, Clarinda, IA|South Page Middle High School, College Springs, IA|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Ethel Brockman Nursing Scholarship is a $500 scholarship given to a Clarinda High School or South Page High School student. The fund must be used to help pay the cost of any college program leading to a degree in nursing. The awardee must be pursuing a degree in nursing and must aim to be a registered nurse.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • School (K-12): |Miami East High School, Casstown, OH|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Four-year|
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Rhonda Stewart Memorial Scholarship is offered to graduating senior of Miami East High School. The $1,000 fund is given to students who will attend an accredited four-year college or university to pursue a degree as a Registered Nurse. The scholarship was established to honor Rhonda Stewart.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 10,000
  • 1 award
  • Dec-31-2017
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Residence: Live in |District of Columbia| as a |Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |American Association of Colleges of Nursing Institutions|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational support to students who are pursuing a degree in nursing and has a goal of becoming a nurse educator.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
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