On-going Scholarship websites
School of Energy and the CDL program at San Juan College-Funding is through a special grant and additional information may be obtained by calling (505) 327-5705.
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Each Scholarship will provide you with detailed information as to where you may obtain an application. Some applications can be picked up from the San Juan College Financial Aid Office and others by clicking the link provided in each listing. If you have questions, please call the Financial Aid Office at (505) 566-3323.
The consulting firm of AES Engineers is committed to continuing its support of higher education by providing scholarships to deserving students.
To be eligible the student needs to answer one of the essay questions that they will find on our site at www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm
Our belief is that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped. For that reason we are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluating the essays that are submitted.
Amount of award: $500.00
Deadline for entry: October 4, 2013
Further information, including previous winners, is available on our web site at: www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm
HR Manager, AES Engineers
Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed. The winner(s) of this annual scholarship will receive their award within 2 weeks of the listed deadline. All applicants should include their full name and mailing address with their submissions.
Please visit our website at www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm to learn more about this opportunity.
Renewed Deadline: June 15, 2012
Award Value: $1,000
Application Procedure for 2011
To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the topic below. The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words. Your submissions must be sent to us by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Topic: What have you done outside of the classroom that demonstrates qualities sought after by universities or other educational facilities? Of these, which means the most to you?
The Abbott & Fenner Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution.
Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses Foundation
Career Mobility Scholarship Award
Available to students in LPN-to-RN, RN-to-BSN, RN-to-MSN, BSN-to-MSN or MSN-to-doctorate programs. Must be a member of AMSN for at least one year.
Phone: (866) 877-AMSN
Web site: www.medsurgnurse.org
Deadline: April 15
Adolph Van Pelt Scholarships
Association on American Indian Affairs, Inc. 245 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1801 New York, NY 10016-8728
Average award: $500-800
Eligibility: at least 25% Native American heritage
Deadline: August 1
College level: undergraduate/graduate
Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps (AFROTC)
Three- and four-year undergraduate scholarships available to students who want to become Air Force nurses; must be U.S. citizen and high school graduate. Scholarship recipients must enlist as cadets in the Air Force Reserve.
Phone: (866) 423-7682
Web site: www.afrotc.com/scholarships
Deadline: June 30
Amount: Up to $15,000 a year for tuition/fees, $510 a year for books, plus monthly stipend.
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
ANTHC Scholarship Program: Provides undergraduate and graduate scholarships for Alaska Native/American Indian students pursuing an education in the health care field. Must be a full-time student and a permanent Alaska resident.
Phone: (800) 684-8361
Web site: www.anthctoday.org
Albuquerque Community Foundation
Albuquerque Community Foundation has a number of scholarship and financial aid programs. ALL INFORMATION ON PROGRAMS' DEADLINES AND APPLICATIONS are available on our website in the Student Aid section.
2013 Deadlines range from early March to late June.
Criteria and qualifications vary by program.
For example, we have programs for students:
- who engage in community service
- who are in, or have been in New Mexico foster care
- living in mobile homes
- who are Native American and involved in varsity sports
- receiving Federal Financial Aid - but not enough to cover expenses
- who are pursuing a trade in auto or metal works
We also have links to many other resources to enable your students to continue their education.
American Legion Auxiliary
c/o Barbara S. McDonough
PO Box 51
Wolf Creek, MT 59648-0051
Eligibility: children or grandchildren of Montana members of ALA. Nursing students
Average Awards: $400
Number of Awards: 1
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Foundation Scholarship and Grant Program
Offers various scholarships for current AANP members or student members enrolled in an accredited MSN-NP, Post-MS NP or doctoral program.
Phone: (623) 376-9467
Web site: www.aanpfoundation.org
Deadlines: April and October
Amount: $1,000 (MSN-NP); $1,500 (Post-MS NP and doctoral).
Application fee: $10
American Academy of Nursing/John A. Hartford Foundation
Building Academic Geriatric Nursing Capacity Scholars Award Program providing pre-doctoral scholarships for nurses committed to careers in academic geriatric nursing. Applicants must be degreed RNs, U.S. citizens or permanent residents and identify a mentor/advisor with whom they will work. Post-doctoral fellowships and MBA scholarships (for nurses seeking careers in management of health care institutions serving the elderly) are also available.
Contact: Pamela Dudzik
Phone: (202) 682-2852
Web site: www.geriatricnursing.org
Deadline: January 9
Amount: Up to $50,000 annually for two years.
American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Lydia’s Professional Uniforms/AACN Excellence in Academics Nursing Scholarship: Available to students enrolled in the junior year of an accredited BSN degree program.
Contact: Robert Rosseter
Web site: www.aacn.nche.edu/Students/index.htm
Phone: (202) 463-6930, ext. 231
Deadlines: August 1, November 1
American Association of Critical Care Nurses
Educational Advancement Scholarships: Available to AACN members who are RNs completing a baccalaureate or graduate degree in nursing. At least 20% of the awards will be allocated to qualified ethnic minority applicants.
Phone: (800) 899-2226
Web site: www.aacn.org
Deadline: April 1
Amount: $1,500 per academic year
American College of Nurse-Midwives Foundation
Basic Midwifery Student Scholarship; Varney Participant Award. Available to members of ACNM who are enrolled in an accredited basic midwifery education program; must have successfully completed one academic or clinical semester/quarter or clinical module.
Contact Information: ACNM Foundation Fellowship for Graduate Education
Available to a certified nurse-midwife (CNM) or certified midwife (CM) who is a member of ACNM and actively enrolled in a doctoral or post-doctoral education program.
Contact: Andrea Watkins, Program Coordinator
Phone: (240) 485-1850
Web site: www.midwife.org
Deadline: March TBA
American Holistic Nurses’ Association
Charlotte McGuire Scholarship Program. Must be a current member of AHNA enrolled in an undergraduate (ADN, BSN, ADN-to-BSN) or graduate nursing program related to holistic nursing.
Phone: (800) 278-2462, ext. 10
Web site: www.ahna.org
Deadline: March 15
Eight and Forty Lung and Respiratory Nursing Scholarship Fund. For RNs pursuing advanced preparation for positions in supervision, administration or teaching. Recipients must have prospects of employment in a full-time position directly related to lung and respiratory control upon completion of education.
Web site: www.legion.org/scholarships
Deadline: May 15
AmericanMuscle is Offering Scholarships for the 2013 School Year!
» 4 scholarships for $2,000 each will be awarded to students pursuing an automotive major during either the 2013 fall semester or 2014 spring semester. 2 scholarships will be awarded each semester; totaling 4 awards over the 2013-2014 school year.
Web site: http://www.americanmuscle.com/scholarships.html
Deadline: June 15th for Fall 2013 and October 15th for Spring 2014
American Nephrology Nurses’ Association
Career Mobility Scholarships. Various scholarship opportunities for ANNA members pursuing a BSN or advanced degree in nursing. Must be a current full member of ANNA for at least two years and be currently employed in nephrology nursing.
Phone: (888) 600-2662
American Nurses Association Minority Fellowship Program
Provides fellowships to master’s-prepared minority RNs committed to pursuing advanced study focusing on the prevention and treatment of mental illness and substance abuse. Must be an ANA member.
Contact: Janet Jackson, Program Manager
Phone: (301) 628-5247
Web site: www.emfp.org
American Nurses Association/Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Minority Fellowship Program: Provides fellowships to master’s-prepared and doctorally prepared minority RNs committed to pursuing advanced study focusing on minority mental illness and substance abuse issues. Must be an ANA member.
Contact: Janet Jackson, Program Manager
Phone: (301) 628-5247
Web site: www.emfp.org/MainMenuCategory/Fellowships.aspx
American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses
Scholarship Program: Provides BSN, MSN and doctoral scholarships to licensed perianesthesia RNs who have been active ASPAN members for at least two years. Must be employed in perianesthesia nursing, with a minimum of two years experience.
Phone: (877) 737-9696, ext. 13
Web site: www.aorn.org
Deadline: July 1
Anthony J. Janetti Nursing Scholarship
Eligibility: A Registered Nurse employed for at least one year with a Banner Health facility in a full-time position. Be accepted into a related degree-granting program in an accredited institution, can be enrolled part-time or full-time, and must be maintaining a minimum GPA of 3.0. Be able to commit to working for at least one year with a Banner Health facility following award of the scholarship. Previous winners of the Jannetti Scholarship are not eligible.
Website: Banner Health
Arkansas Legion Auxiliary Nurses Scholarship
American Legion Auxiliary, Department of Arkansas, 1415 West Seventh St, Little Rock, AR 77201
Eligibility: Arkansas residency, must be a child(ren) of a veteran, and studying nursing.
Average Award: $500
Number of Awards: 1
Army Nurse Corps
Nurse Anesthetist Scholarships: Offers two scholarship programs that provide opportunities for nurses serving in the Army Nurse Corps to become nurse anesthetists. Requires a 54-month active duty service obligation. Contact: Your local Army Health Care recruiter or (800) USA-ARMY, ext.193
Web site: e-anca.org/ANCAEduc.htm
Amount: Full tuition plus full Army pay
Army ROTC Nurse Program Scholarships: Offers two-, three- and four-year scholarships for undergraduate nursing students. Must be a U.S. citizen. Contact: Your high school academic advisor or your campus Army ROTC office
Phone: (800) USA-ROTC
Web site: www.goarmy.com/rotc.html
Amount: Amounts vary; additional allowances for books, fees and living expenses
Association of Operating Room Nurses Scholarship Program
AORN Foundation Scholarship Program: Various scholarship opportunities for perioperative nurses enrolled in bachelors, masters or doctoral degree programs who have been an active AORN member for at least one year. Also offers student scholarships for nonmembers enrolled in associate's degree or RN programs.
Phone: (800) 755-2676
Web site: www.aorn.org
Deadline: May 1
Amount: $1,000 to $3,000 (BSN, MSN, doctoral); $500 to $1,500 (student).
Association of periOperative Registered Nurses
AORN Foundation Scholarship Program: Provides scholarships for AORN members pursuing bachelors, masters or doctoral degrees. Also offers student scholarships for nonmembers enrolled in accredited educational programs leading to initial RN licensure.
Phone: (800) 755-2676
Web site: www.aorn.org
Deadline: June 1
Amount: Tuition, fees and books
Association on American Indian Affairs
Emergency Aid and Health Professions Scholarships: For full-time undergraduate students; must be at least ¼-degree Indian blood and from a federally recognized tribe. Various other undergraduate and graduate scholarships are also available.
Phone: (605) 698-3998
Web site: www.indian-affairs.org/scholarships/aaia_scholarships.htm
Deadline: July 20
Amount: $100 to $400
Burger King Scholars Honoring Jim McLamore
Deadline for 2014 school year: November 15th, 2013 through January 10th, 2014
Chi Eta Phi Sorority
Aliene Carrington Ewell Scholarship: Available to African American students pursuing an undergraduate degree in nursing.
Phone: (202) 232-3858
Web site: http://www.chietaphi.com/Programs
Coalition De Damas Boricuas
P.O. Box 270, Cooper Station
New York, NY 10003
Colonial Dames Indian Nurse Scholarship
National Society of Colonial Dames of America, 2305 Gillette Drive Wilmington, NC 28403
Contact: Mrs. Henry Trotter, Consultant
Phone: (803) 527-3140
Average award: $500-$1,500
Majors/Fields of Study: nursing
Eligibility: Must be of Indian/Eskimo descent.
Colorado Legion Auxiliary Past Presidents Parley Nurse's Scholarship
American Legion Auxiliary c/o Department Headquarters 3003 Tejon St, Denver, CO 80211
Eligibility: Colorado residents accepted by a Colorado Nursing School
Average Award: $300
Number Awarded: 1
The David I. Coren Memorial Scholarship Program
If you plan to seek employment in the On-Site Power industry after graduation and you have declared a major related to the On-Site Power industry, you should submit an application and required supporting documents to EGSA.
Phone: (561) 237-5557
DutchCrafters Amish Furniture Heritage Scholarship
Web site: www.dutchcrafters.com/heritage-scholarship
The DutchCrafters Amish Furniture Heritage Scholarship recognizes undergraduate students who draw upon their cultural heritage to shape their vocational aspirations, add creative value to their future employers, and serve their communities. For the 2013-14 academic year, five students will be recognized with an award of $500 each. Whether you are in nursing, education, business or engineering, the DutchCrafters Amish Furniture Heritage Scholarship recognizes that the potential for creative value often lies within that which has been passed along to you from previous generations. Application deadline is May 1, 2013 for the 2013-14 academic year. For more details and the application, please visit www.DutchCrafters.com .
D.C. Nurses Training Corps Grant
District of Columbia Office of Post Secondary Education, Research and Assistance
2100 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave SE Ste 401, Washington D.C. 20020
Phone: (202) 727-3685
Average award: $13,700
Maximum number of awards: 16
Deadline: Last Friday in April
College level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Majors/Fields of Study: Nursing
Emergency Nurses Association Foundation
ENA Foundation Scholarships: Various undergraduate and graduate scholarships for nursing students who have been ENA members for at least one year. Also offers specialized undergraduate scholarships open to nonmembers.
Phone: (800) 900-9659, ext. 4100
Amount: $2,000 to $10,000, depending on the scholarship.
Encouraging Minority Participation in Graduate Education
Department of Education
Attn: Division of Higher Education Incentive Programs
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20202
Offers undergraduate and graduate scholarships for full-time nursing students with a documented disability who have demonstrated a commitment to working with people with disabilities
Phone: (561) 627-9872; TTY (561) 776-9442
Web site: www.exceptionalnurse.com
Deadline: June 1
Amount: $250 to $500
Foundation of the National Student Nurses’ Association
FNSNA Annual Scholarship Program: Offers many different scholarships for nursing and pre-nursing students, including Breakthrough to Nursing Scholarships for students from underrepresented populations.
Contact: Lauren Sperle
Phone: (718) 210-0705
Web site: www.nsna.org
Application fee: $10
Friends of Hubbell Scholarship
Deadline: July 2013
• Be an enrolled member of the Navajo or Hopi Nation;
• Attending a two or four-year college/university in the four corners region (AZ, NM, CO, UT);
• Have a declared major or special degree program;
• Entering your junior or senior year in fall 2013 or winter semester 2014;
• Have a 3.0 current grade point average (GPA) or better.
George B. Boland Nurses Training Trust Fund
National Forty and Eight
777 North Meridian St
Indianapolis, IN 46204-1170
Eligibility: Students who plan to enter registered nurse's training
Global Scholarship Alliance
Nurse Leaders for America Scholarship Program.: Offers work/study programs for U.S., Canadian and international nurses that combine fully funded BSN-completion and MSN scholarships at accredited U.S. nursing schools with multi-year employment at U.S. health care institutions. Must be a currently licensed RN with at least one year of recent acute care hospital-based nursing experience. Upon completion of the program, GSA nurse-scholars must complete a period of service that allows others to benefit from their newly acquired education and experience.
Phone: (513) 665-4544
Web site: www.globalscholarship.net/page/nurseshome
Amount: Full scholarship, including tuition, books, fees and a laptop computer.
Health Professions Pre-graduate Scholarship/Indian Health Service Scholarship
To request an application or for more information please contact:
Alaska Area Native Health Services
250 Gambell Street
Anchorage, AK 99501
Eligibility: Alaska Native/Native American students pursuing a degree in pre-professional areas such as pre-medicine, pre-nursing, pre-dentistry, pre-engineering, pre-pharmacy and pre-physical therapy with a minimum GPA of 2.0
Deadline: April 1
Health Professions Education Foundation
Registered Nurse Education Fund: Offering scholarships to students enrolled full- or part-time, in a pre-nursing, associate degree or BSN program at an accredited school in California. Must be a California resident, a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and agree to practice in a medically underserved area of California for a minimum of one to two years upon graduation.
Phone: (800) 773-1669 or (916) 324-6500
Web site: www.healthprofessions.ca.gov
Deadlines: March and September (dates TBA)
Amount: Up to $4,000 per year (pre-nursing); up to $8,000 per year (ADN); up to $10,000 per year (BSN)
Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions
Nursing Scholarship Program: Available to full- or part-time nursing students enrolled or accepted into an accredited diploma, associate degree, baccalaureate or graduate program. Must be a U.S. citizen or national and commit to at least two years service at a health care facility with a critical shortage of nurses.
Web site: http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/scholarshipsloans/index.html
Amount: Tuition, fees and reasonable educational expenses plus monthly stipend.
Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students
Undergraduate and graduate scholarships for full-time, financially needy students from disadvantaged backgrounds enrolled in nursing or health professions programs. Funds are awarded to participating schools, which select the scholarship recipients. Must be a U.S. citizen, national or permanent resident.
Contact: The financial aid office at College you are enrolled at or planning to apply for admission.
Web site: bhpr.hrsa.gov/dsa/sds.htm
Amount: Tuition plus reasonable educational and living expenses.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund Institute
Supported annually by the U.S. Department of Energy
1001 Connecticut NW, Suite 632
Washington, DC 20036
Web Site: www.hsfi.org/
National Association of Hispanic Nurses, Houston Chapter
Annual Nursing Scholarships
Eligibility: Must be of Hispanic background
Contact: Scholarship Chair
P.O. Box 12132
Spring, Texas 77391-2132
Deadline: April 1
Indian Health Program
Assistance to undergrad and grad students preparing for careers in medicine, law, engineering, natural resources, business administration, education, psychology or related fields.
Contact Office of Elementary & Secondary Education at Office of Indian Education
400 Maryland Avenue SW Room 2177
Washington, DC 20202
Indian Health Service
Health Professions Scholarship Program: Offers undergraduate and graduate nursing scholarships for full- and part-time American Indian and Alaska Native students who are members of a federally recognized tribe. Scholarships are available in the following nursing specialties: psychiatric, geriatric, women’s health, pediatrics, nurse anesthetist and nurse practitioner. Priority consideration will be given to RNs employed by the IHS, one of its contract programs or a program assisted under Title V of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act. Must agree to serve one year in an IHS facility or other health care program serving Indian people for each year of scholarship support. Pre-nursing scholarships are also available.
Contact: Eric Pinto
Phone: (301) 443-6197
Web site: www.ihs.gov/JobsCareerDevelop/DHPS/Scholarships
Deadline: February 28
The Madeline Pickett (Halbert) Cogswell Nursing Scholarship
Application packets should be requested from the
Office of the Committees
National Society of the Daughters of the Revolution, 1776 D Street, NW, Washington, DC 20006-5392.
Eligibility: Awarded to students currently enrolled in an accredited school of nursing for undergrad study who are members, eligible for membership or related to a member of NSDAR, C.A.R. or SR.
Majors/Fields of Study: Nursing
Deadline: Feb 15, Aug 15. Awards are made in May and Nov.
Massage Therapy Helping Others Scholarship
Description: Students pursuing a degree in massage therapy and who are interested in giving back to the community are eligible for this scholarship. The deadline is March 31st.
Medical Goods, Inc. Minority Nursing Student Scholarship
Description: If you're an African American, Native American, or Hispanic American U.S. citizen & student pursuing a nursing degree in higher education, then you're eligible for this scholarship from Medical Goods, Inc.
Deadline: May 31st
Minority Biomedical Support Program-Incarnate Word College
San Antonio, TX 78209-6397
Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America, Inc.
Nursing Research Fellowship
Contact: Deb Boelz, Executive Director
Phone: (800) 541-5454 or (952) 545-9438
Fax: (952) 545-6073
Web site: www.myasthenia.org
Amount: Up to $1,500
National Alaska Native American Indian Nurses Association
NANAINA Merit Awards: Open to NANAINA members who are enrolled in a federally or state-recognized tribe and are full-time undergraduate or graduate students in an accredited or state-approved school of nursing
Phone: (888) 566-8773
Web site: www.nanaina.com
National American Arab Nurses Association
NAANA Scholarships: Offers various scholarships for current nursing students, practicing nurses, and students interested in pursuing a career in nursing.
Phone: (313) 982-4351&
Web site: www.n-aana.org
Deadline: July 1, but may vary from year to year
National Association of Hispanic Nurses
NAHN Scholarship Awards: Open to NAHN members enrolled in accredited associate, diploma, baccalaureate, graduate or LPN/LVN nursing programs; must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
Contact: Maria Castro
Phone: (818) 571-9185
Web site: www.thehispanicnurses.org
Deadline: April 15
National Center for Healthcare Leadership and the Institute for Nursing Healthcare Leadership Institute
Chief Nursing Officer Leadership Fellowship: The INHL/NCHL Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) Leadership Fellowship is a 12-month professional development program with an experiential learning curriculum to provide the Fellow with an opportunity to learn from successful and experienced CNOs and their executive teams in leading healthcare organizations. The program was developed for newly promoted CNOs and other CNOs seeking additional leadership development as they work more closely with all members of executive leadership teams to improve organizational quality, safety and effectiveness. With the assistance of an executive coach, the Fellow will create an Individual Leadership Development Plan (ILDP) aligned with the sponsor’s organizational goals to drive the Fellowship objectives and learning agenda.
Contact: Christina Jack
Web site: www.nchl.org
National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations
Aetna/NCEMNA Scholars Program: Open to ethnic minority BSN and master’s degree nursing students interested in pursuing research careers with a focus on eliminating minority health disparities. Must be a member of one of the five NCEMNA member associations: Asian American/Pacific Islander Nurses Association, National Alaska Native American Indian Nurses Association, National Association of Hispanic Nurses, National Black Nurses Association and Philippine Nurses Association of America. Scholarship recipients are nominated by their association.
Contact: The president of the appropriate NCEMNA member association
Web site: www.ncemna.org
Deadline: Varies, depending on the association
National Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Attn: Selection Committee
55 Second St.
San Francisco, CA 94105
The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America
American Indian Nurse Scholarship Program
Mrs. Thomas B. Van Antwerp, Consultant and Contact Person
7752-A Patrick Landing Rd
Bay Minette, AL 36507
Average award: $1000 per semester, to be used for academic purposes only
Majors/Fields of Study: nursing or any related field of health care or health education at college or post-graduate level; associate degree program acceptable
Eligibility: must be 1/4 American Indian, male or female. 15-20 scholarships per semester available.
Navy Nurse Corps
Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC): Provides scholarships for students pursuing a four-year BSN degree at an approved NROTC college or university. Upon graduation, recipients are commissioned as officers in the Navy Nurse Corps. Must be a U.S. citizen 17 to 23 years of age or no older than age 27 at the time of graduation from the nursing program.
Phone: (800) USA-NAVY
Web site: www.navy.com/healthcare/nursing
Deadline: Unspecified Amount: Tuition, books and $250 to $400 monthly allowance for up to four years
New Look Laser Tattoo Removal Semiannual Scholarship
Amount: $1,000 per recipient (2 awards given per year)
Eligibility: US citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university in the upcoming semester.
Nursing Information (US Bureau of Health Professions)
A great resource for anyone considering a career in nursing. Find information about education and practice grants, the Nursing Scholarship Program, and the Nursing Education Loan Repayment Program here.
Registered Nurse Scholarship
501 Ordean Bldg
Duluth, MN 55802
Average award: $1,685
Maximum number of awards: 37
Deadline: March 1
College level: Unspecified undergraduate
Majors/Fields of Study: Nursing, radiation technology
Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates, Inc.
RN General Education Scholarship
For students pursuing education to become an RN; must be enrolled full-time in an accredited nursing program. Scholarship is given as a reimbursement after successful completion of the fall term.
Contact: Crystal Anderson
Phone: (800) 245-7462
Deadline: July 31
Amount: Reimbursement of $2,500
RN Advancing Education Scholarship
For gastroenterology RNs who wish to continue their education by pursuing a BSN, MSN or PhD degree. Must be an SGNA member enrolled full-time or part-time in an accredited nursing degree program. Scholarship is given as a reimbursement.
Deadline: July 31
Amount: Reimbursement of $2,500 (full-time students) or $1,000 (part-time)
Supreme Scholarship Program
Military Order of Cooties Auxiliary
c/o Catherine Wilcox, 1060 West Marietta St, Decatur, IL 62522
Eligibility: relatives of VFW or VFW auxiliary to study to be a nurse, pharmacist, dental assistant, x-ray tech., lab. tech., operating room tech., or dietician.
Average Award: $1000-$3000
Number Awarded: varies
Sustainable LawnCare Leaders Scholarship
- $500 scholarship to be applied to Fall 2013 semester tuition
- Applicants must be undergraduate students, US citizens or legal residents, enrolled full-time, and be committed to pursuing a career in horticulture, landscape architecture, or a related environmental field
- The ideal applicant will display a passion for sustainable practices in his/her industry through experience, field of study, and/or the written responses
- Application period is February 13 - July 1, 2013
- Details & application instructions can be found at http://www.lawncare.net/scholarship
Tylenol Brand Scholarship Fund
Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate course of study at an accredited two or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school. This includes those students currently enrolled in an undergraduate course of study and who have one or more years of school remaining.
Amount: This year's fund will total $250,000, including ten grants of $10,000 each and 150 grants of $1,000 each. For more information visit the website at: www.tylenol.com/scholarship
F. Edward Hebert Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program
Contact: Local Army Health Care Recruiter Phone: (800) USA-ARMY
Web site: www.goarmy.com
USLO Minority Student Entrepreneur Scholarship
Description: Minority student entrepreneurs who want to or have already started a business are eligible for this scholarship. Students must be in high school or full time students in a U.S. college. The deadline is April 15th.
Vietnam Veteran's Scholarship
- The Vietnam Veterans' Scholarship Program was created to provide aid for Vietnam veterans who are undergraduate and graduate students attending public post-secondary institutions or select private colleges in New Mexico: College of Santa Fe, St. John's College, College of the Southwest.
Awards cover tuition, required fees and books. Funding is renewable upon satisfactory progress.
The eligibility requirements are the following:
- Honorably discharged from the armed forces of the United States,
- Resident of New Mexico at original time of entry into the armed forces or who has lived in New Mexico for ten years or more,
- Has been awarded a Vietnam campaign medal for services in Vietnam during the period of August 5, 1964 to the official termination of the Vietnam conflict.
- Undergraduate or graduate.
On our website we refer students to contact the New Mexico Veterans' Service Commission at (505) 827-6300 or the Financial Aid Office at any New Mexico public or eligible private institution.
Private Scholarships and Additional Government Grants
Student Assistance Programs (US Dept of Health and Human Services)
HHS provides a variety of scholarships, loans, and loan repayment programs for students in the health professions, through the Student Assistance Programs of the Health Resources and Services Admin. Find out if you're eligible!
Student Aid on the Web (US Dept of Education)
The gateway to federal financial aid, including eligibility, application, repayment, and more - plus self-service tools to help you prepare, choose, and apply for college. From the U.S. Department of Education.
Scholarship Search (US Dept of Education)
A scholarship is money for college that you will not be expected to repay...scholarships are worth seeking! Use this fast and free scholarship search available from the U.S. Department of Education (requires registration).
Applying for Federal Student Aid (US Dept of Education)
Applying for federal student aid has never been easier. Choose between three methods available to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Funding Education Beyond High School (US Dept of Education)
A comprehensive resource on student financial aid from the U.S. Dept of Education! You will find information about grants, loans, and work-study programs available through the Federal Student Aid office, as well as how to apply for them.
Truman Scholarship (Harry S. Truman Foundation)
The Truman Scholarship Foundation awards merit- based grants to undergraduate students to attend graduate or professional school in preparation for careers in government, the non-profit sector or elsewhere in public service.
Scholarships for Military Children
Sons and daughters of U.S. military personnel may qualify for the Scholarships for Military Children Program from the Defense Commissary Agency.
Scholarships - National Health Service Corps (US Dept of Health and Human Svcs)
Learn more about NHSC scholarships, which help finance education for future primary care providers. In return, graduates serve those communities where the need for primary health care is greatest.
Undergraduate Scholarship Program (Natl Institutes of Health)
The Undergraduate Scholarship Program at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical research.
Hispanic Serving Institutions National Program (US Dept of Agriculture)
The USDA Hispanic Serving Institutions National Program provides professional development opportunities to students, faculty and staff at HSI's with internships, scholarships, grants, fellowships and more.
Scholarships & Internships (US Dept of Energy)
Find out about scholarships, internships, and competitions from the U.S. Dept of Energy, plus information on careers and educational resources, including the latest scientific research.
Scholarship Scams (US Federal Trade Commission)
Need money for college? Unfortunately, in their efforts to pay the bills, many students and their families are falling prey to scholarship scams. The Federal Trade Commission cautions students on how to discover fraud.
Federal Cyber Service: Scholarship for Service (Natl Science Foundation)
Federal Cyber Service (Scholarship for Service) awards from the Nat’l Science Foundation fund two years of undergraduate or graduate education in exchange for two years of federal service after graduation. Learn more at this site.
Student Volunteering (US Dept of Veterans Affairs)
The VA voluntary service program allows students to explore health care career options and offers scholarship opportunities to student volunteers. Click on "Living Memories" under "VAVS Products" to read stories from other student volunteers.
Financial Aid Resources - Dept of Defense Education Activity
The Financial Aid Resources page from the Department of Defense Education Activity (DODEA) provides information and links to help you find scholarships, grants, and other resources available to military dependents.
Undergraduate Scholarships - Morris K. Udall Foundation
Each year, the Foundation awards 80 scholarships to sophomore & junior-level college students who are committed to environmental careers or are Native Americans committed to careers in tribal public policy or health care. Find out more here!
Scholarships and Loan Repayment Program (Indian Health Services)
Learn about the Indian Health Service's scholarships for American Indian health professionals as well as a loan repayment program in exchange for two years of full-time clinical practice at an approved Indian health program.
NASA For Students (Natl Aeronautics & Space Administration)
What is The Great Moon buggy Race? Find out at NASA's Students Page! Filled with multimedia, interactive features, and fascinating facts, plus NASA competitions, internships, careers, scholarships, current research, and much more.
Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship Program
This program, which is federally funded and state-administered, is designed to recognize exceptionally able high school seniors who show promise of continued excellence in postsecondary education.
Educational Partnership Program (NOAA)
Financial help for minority aspiring scientists! NOAA's EPP scholarships support research and training in the oceanic, atmospheric, and other NOAA-related sciences for students attending minority-serving universities.
Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Program
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ernest F. Hollings scholarship provides undergraduate awards up to a maximum of eight thousand dollars per year for up to 2 academic years and a paid summer internship at a NOAA facility.
Agreement to Serve (ATS) - TEACH Grants
This Web site is for completing an electronic Agreement to Serve (ATS) in order to receive one or more Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education Grants within the same school year to pay for your education.
college.gov is intended to be the go-to source for information and resources about planning, preparing and paying for education beyond high school. It's intended to provide inspiration, hope, and encouragement for all students to cowntinue their education.
Indian Health Service Scholarships & Loan Repayment Programs
The Indian Health Service (IHS) offers three health professions scholarship programs, plus a loan repayment program in exchange for two years of full-time clinical practice at an approved Indian health program. Find out how to qualify!
Each year, the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation awards 250 scholarships to National and Regional Scholars, in support of those special students who exemplify the potential to become the leaders of tomorrow.
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation provides scholarships to undergraduate students who have completed at least a year of school. A great opportunity for those considering transfer from a two-year to a four-year school!
Jeannette Rankin Women's Education Fund
The Jeannette Rankin Foundation (JRF) awards scholarships annually to women 35 years of age and older who through undergraduate or vocational education are seeking to better themselves, their families, and their communities.
United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
The UNCF has raised over $2 billion to help a total of more than 350,000 students attend college and has distributed more funds to help minorities attend school than any entity outside of the government. Search for scholarships here.
National Merit Scholarships
The NMSC conducts two college undergraduate scholarships programsthe National Merit. Scholarship Program and the National Achievement Scholarship Program. Learn more about the scholarships, how to qualify, and how to apply.
Federal Employee Education and Assistance Fund
FEEA is a private, non-profit corporation which provides educational benefits and emergency assistance exclusively to all civilian and postal federal employees and their dependent family members.
Imagine America Scholarship (Career College Association)
Imagine America's Scholarship Program can help fund your education, and also help you make the big decisions - like choosing a career - that will affect your future success as a working professional. Find out more at this site.
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program
The Barry Goldwater Scholarship was created to encourage outstanding students to pursue careers in math, science or engineering and to foster excellence in those fields. Substantial awards are given to over 300 Undergraduate students yearly
Gates Millennium Scholarship Program (GMS)
GMS provides African Americans, Native Americans, Asian Pacific Americans, and Hispanic Americans with scholarships for study in mathematics, science, engineering, education or library science.
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program (US Dept of State)
This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving federal Pell Grant funding at a 2-year or 4-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide. Sponsored by the State Dept.
The Society of Daughters of the U.S. Army (DUSA) offers $1,000 scholarships to the daughters and granddaughters of active duty or retired Army officers. Find out if you're eligible and how to apply at this website.
Presidential Freedom Scholarship
Awards $1,000 scholarships to high school juniors or seniors selected by their schools for outstanding service to their community. Jointly funded by the Corporation for National Service and the community.
International Education Financial Aid (IEFA)
International Education Financial Aid (IEFA.org) offers a free searchable database of scholarships specifically for international students wishing to study in a foreign country.
Educational Service Centers (League of United Latin American Citizens)
LULAC National Educational Service Centers are committed to providing the Hispanic community with high-quality educational opportunities. Here you will find information on educational programming, leadership training, and scholarships.
Minority Engineering Scholarships (NACME)
NACME is known as the nation's largest private source of scholarships for African American, American Indian, & Latino women and men in engineering. Learn more about their programs here! (Nat’l Action Council for Minorities in Engineering)
Scholarships - Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
Since 1950, SWE has offered career information, scholarships, and support to stimulate women to achieve their full potential in careers as engineers and leaders.
The College Access Web site Going2College.org provides all the resources your state has on preparing for college, planning a career, finding and applying to college and what state aid is available to help pay for college.
The Posse Foundation
The Posse Foundation identifies, recruits and selects student leaders from public high schools to form multicultural teams called "Posses", which go through an intensive college prep program and receive 4-year scholarships. Learn more here!
Scholarships - Nat'l Assoc. of Retired Federal Employees (NARFE)
Children, stepchildren, and grandchildren of all current NARFE members are eligible to apply for $1,000 college scholarships (60 are awarded each year!). Applicants must be current high school seniors or college students.
National Eagle Scout Scholarships
Are you an Eagle Scout planning to go to college after high school? The Boy Scouts of America may have a scholarship for you. Visit this site for an application and information on three types of scholarships available for Eagle Scouts.
American Library Association Scholarship Program
Interested in pursuing a Masters in Library Science (MLS)? If so, be sure to research the numerous scholarships available from the American Library Association.
American Indian College Fund (AICF)
The AICF raises funds to support student scholarships and other developmental needs at the nation's tribal colleges and universities across the U.S. Learn more about their programs here, then apply online or talk to your school.
Anne Ford Scholarship
The Anne Ford Scholarship is a ten thousand dollar award given to a high school senior with an identified learning disability (LD) who is pursuing an undergraduate degree. Deadline for application is December 31.
High School Journalism (American Society of Newspaper Editors)
This goal of this great site is to encourage a diverse generation of young people to make newspaper journalism their career. Aimed at teens, it offers college scholarship info, awards, and resources like an "ask a pro" area.
KnowHow2GO provides teenagers up to adults, extensive information on the value of continuing education after high school, how to prepare for college, the myths vs. realities about college and the availability of financial aid for college.
Scholarships, Organization of Chinese Americans (OCA)
Recognizing the lack of access to quality education and resources for the Asian Pacific American community, OCA is known as a leading organization in administering scholarships for Asian Pacific American students.
Agricultural Science Scholarships (Future Farmers of America)
Each year the National FFA Organization awards more than $2 million in scholarships to members for a wide variety of experiences, career goals and higher education plans, to be used at colleges and other postsecondary agricultural programs.
American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES)
AISES is a national, nonprofit organization which bridges science and technology with traditional Native American values, encouraging studies in science, engineering, and other academic areas with scholarships, internships, & other programs.
American Society for Enology and Viticulture Scholarships
The American Society for Enology and Viticulture awards scholarships yearly to students pursuing a degree in enology, viticulture, or in a curriculum emphasizing a science basic to the wine and grape industry. Find out how to apply at this site.
American Foreign Service Association's HS Essay Contest
The American Foreign Service Assoc. National HS Essay Contest is open to all HS students whose parents are not in the US Foreign Service. Deadline is April 15, 2009.
Scholarship Search (Collegeboard.com)
Locate scholarships, loans, internships, and other financial aid programs from non-college sources that match your education level, talents, and background. From the College Board.
Talbots Women's Scholarship Fund
The Talbots Women's Scholarship Fund awards scholarships to women determined to finally get that college degree. Awards are based on financial need & previous achievements for women who earned a HS diploma/GED 10+ years ago.
FastWeb.com Scholarship Search
Fastweb.com provides access to a free online database to locate and apply for college scholarships.
Paying For College (Collegeboard.com)
Figure out what college really costs, what you can afford, and where to locate financial aid with advice from the College Board's experts and interactive tools.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) is the largest Hispanic scholarship-granting organization in the nation. Their mission is to double the rate of Hispanics earning a college degree by the year 2006.
Automation Alley Scholarships (Michigan)
This program offers scholarships to employees or family members of Michigan's "Automation Alley" member companies. Scholarships are available at several participating colleges in Automation Alley.