A Nursing student sitting outside Weaver Densford Hall filling out a scholarship application

Thanks to generous friends and alumni, the School of Nursing is able to offer financial assistance through scholarships.

How to Apply for a Scholarship


Application available: Mid-March

Students eligible to apply will receive an email with more information.

Application deadlines:

  • BSN - June 4, 2021
  • MN - N/A
  • DNP - May 17, 2021
  • PhD - N/A

Award Notification: July 2021

MN students - at the time of admission
PhD students receive full funding for first two years. No specific scholarship application is needed.


Awarded $2.3 million in scholarships during the 2020-21 academic year.


Complete the Specific Scholarship Process for Your Program

Each degree has a specific process for students to apply and potentially obtain School of Nursing scholarships.

External Scholarships and Funding

Students should pursue all avenues to obtain financial support to fund their nursing education. There are many opportunities in which money can be secured externally through professional organizations, non-profits, government agencies, or corporations.

Look for External Scholarships and Funding