External Sources

studentaid.ed.gov  www.fastweb.com www.petersons.com/finaid
www.cgsnet.org  www.FedMoney.org www.salliemae.com
www.collegeboard.com  www.finaid.com www.scholarships.com
www.DiscoverNursing.com  www.grants.gov www.minoritynurse.com/financial/scholarships
www.soulsoup.com  www.military.com www.aftercollege.com

Agency for Healthcare Research
Office of Communications and Knowledge Transfer

Funding and Grants
540 Gaither Road
Rockville, MD 20850
301-427-1104
http://ahrq.gov 

Allegheny County Bar Foundation
Kennedy T. Friend Scholarship

Trust Administrator
PNC Institutional Investments
Two PNC Plaza, 620 Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
www.acbf.org
Apply at same time submitting application to Yale
Must be the child of a member of the Bar of Allegheny County, PA.

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Grants and Scholarships
P.O. Box 12924
Austin, TX 78711
www.aanp.org
Phone: (512) 276-5905
Must be an AANP member.

American Association for Critical Care Nurses
AACN Awards and Scholarships

Scholarships for Nursing Students
101 Columbia
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-4109 USA
www.nsna.org
Phone: 949-362-2000
Toll Free Phone: 1-800-899-2226

American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Financial Aid Opportunities

Financial Aid
One Dupont Circle, NW
Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036 USA
www.aacn.nche.edu
202-463-6930
Deadline: Various
Various scholarships available for nursing students.

American Cancer Society
Scholarships
www@cancer.org
404-329-7558
For students in Oncology

American College of Nurse Practitioners
ACNP – Funding Resources 
1111 19th Street, NW, Suite 404
Washington, DC 20036
acnp.enpnetwork.com
703-740-2529
Must be a student member of ACNP.

American Holistic Nurse’s Association
Scholarships and Awards
101 SE 9th Street, Suite 3A
Topeka, KS 66612-1213
www.ahna.org
800-278-2462

American Psychiatric Nurses Association
Grants and Scholarships
3141 Fairview Drive, Suite 625
Falls Church, VA 22042
855-863-2762

Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses
Various APhON Scholarships
8735 Higgins Road, Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60631
www.apon.org
855-202-9760

Clinical Nurse Specialist Foundation
Scholarships
801 East Park Drive
Harrisburg, PA 17111
717-320-3881
http://nacns.org/

Community Foundation for Greater New Haven
70 Audubon Street
New Haven, CT 06510-1248
www.cfgnh.org
Phone 203-777-2386
Email your address and phone number to contactus@cfgnh.org for a scholarship directory to be mailed to you. Various scholarships for students with ties to New Haven, CT.

Community Foundation of Greater New Britain
Dr. Lorrain G. Spranzo Scholarship

74 Vine Street
New Britain, CT 06052
cfarmer@cfgnb.org
860-229-6018, Ext. 305
Deadline: End of October
Must be RN and a citizen of CT or attending school in CT.
Minimum GPA of 3.0 in higher education schooling. Intention to pursue community health nursing or nursing informatics.

Connecticut Nurses’ Foundation Scholarships
377 Research Parkway Suite 2D
Meriden, CT 06450-1760
230-238-1207
Contact Amy@ctnurses.org for more information.
Deadline: June 15
For residents of Connecticut, enrolled at accredited U.S. colleges and Universities.

ENA Emergency Nurses Association
Research and Scholarships
915 Lee Street
Des Plaines, IL 60016-6569
800-900-9659

Families USA - The Villers Fellowship
1201 New York Ave., Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20005
202-628-3030
villersfellowship@familiesusa.org

 
Foundation of National Student Nurses Association (FNSNA)
Foundation and Scholarships
45 Main Street, Suite 606
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-210-0705

 
Fulbright Programs for U.S. Scholars
1400 K. Street NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 202.686.4000
The traditional Fulbright Scholar Program sends 800 U.S. faculty and professionals abroad each year. Grantees lecture and conduct research in a wide variety of academic and professional fields.

 
Georgia Nurses Association, Inc.
Education Scholarship Programs
3032 Briarcliff Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30329-2655
404-325-5536
Deadline: July 1 (odd years only)
Minimum $500 award.
Scholarships for Georgia residents with GPA of 2.5 minimum on a 4.0 scale.
 
Giva Outstanding Nursing Student Scholarship
1030 E. El Camino Real, Suite 200
Sunnydale, CA 94097
408.260.9000
Application: https://www.givainc.com/docs/giva-nursing-student-scholarship-application.pdf

Hawaii Community Foundation
Nursing Scholarships
827 Fort St. Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone 888-537-6333
Scholarships for Hawaii resident

HealthCare Financial Management Association, Connecticut Chapter
Scholarship
HealthCare Financial Management Association
Connecticut Chapter Scholarship
Cassandra L. Mitchell, CPC
Associate Vice President
Reimbursement & Financial Systems
UConn Health Center/John Dempsey Hospital
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-5355

 
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
1411 W. 190 Street, Suite 325
Gardena, CA 90248
310-975-3700
Deadline: December 15
Award: $1000 - $3000
Must be of Hispanic heritage, an U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident, with a minimum GPA of 3.0, and enrolled full time.

 
Indian Health Service Scholarship Program
Jobs and Student Opportunities
801 Thompson Avenue, Suite 120
Rockville, MD 20852
301-443-6197
Four-year funding with required post-graduation service requirements.
Applicant must be American Indian or Alaska Native.

 
International Order of the King’s Daughter
Scholarship Program
34 Vincent Avenue
PO Box 1017
Chautauqua, NY 14722-1040
716-357-4957

 
Jewish Vocational Service and Employment Center
Jewish Vocational Service Scholarship
216 W. Jackson Blvd, Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606
312-673-3400
Educational scholarship funds from grants administered by the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago are available for Jewish college and graduate students. Applicants must be available for a personal interview at Jewish Vocational Service.

 
League of United Latin American Citizens Scholarships
Lorena Garrido, Scholarship Coordinator
1133 19th Street, Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20036
202-833-6130
Variety of scholarships for latino/hispanic minorities.
Check website for eligible geographic areas.

 
Leopold Schepp Foundation
551 Fifth Avenue, Suite 300
New York, NY 10176-2597
212-692-0191
Applicants must demonstrate good character, high academic achievement and financial need. Request for application must include education to date, year in college, length of program, vocational goal, financial need, age, citizenship, and availability for an interview in New York City. Print name and address.

 
March of Dimes Graduate Nursing Scholarships
1275 Mamaroneck Avenue
White Plains, NY 10605
profedu@marchofdimes.com
914-997-4609
Four $5,000 scholarships
Must be an RN enrolled in a graduate program for maternal-child nursing, have at least one academic term to complete after May of the year you apply, be a member of ACNM, AWHONN, or NANN.
 
NAPNAP
Available Grants and Scholarships
NAPNAP Foundation 
20 Brace Road, Suite 200
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

National Academy of Sciences
500 Fifth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
infofell@nas.net
202-334-2000
Extensive list of fellowships, primarily for research.

National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN)
1455 Penn Avenue, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
202-387-2477
Outstanding Hispanic students enrolled in associate, diploma, bachelors, graduate, or vocational nursing programs who demonstrate potential for leadership in nursing.

National Black Nurses Association Annual Scholarships
8630 Fenton Street, Suite 330
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3803
301-589-3200
The National Black Nurses Association, Inc. offers various scholarships each year ranging from $500 to $2000. Membership in NBNA is required.

National Health Service Corps
Loan Repayment
http://nhsc.gov/loanapproval
Phone 1-800-638-0824 

National Institute of Health
Loan Repayment Program
www.lrp.nih.gov

National Society of Daughters of American Revolution Nursing School Scholarships
DAR Scholarship Committee
1776 D Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006-5392
202-628-1776

National Student Nurses Association
Foundation and Scholarships
45 Main Street, Suite 606
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-210-0705
 
Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship Program
Papa Ola Lokahi, Director
345 Queen St., Suite 706
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-597-6550
Applicant must be Native Hawaiian.

New Hampshire Charitable Foundation for natives of New Hampshire Grants and Scholarships
37 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301
603-225-6641
New Hampshire residents only

New York State Nurses AssociatioScholarships
131 W. 33 Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10001
888-551-3112 

Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation
Programs and Projects
2647-134th Avenue NE
Bellevue, WA 98005-1813
425-861-0911 

Nurses’ Educational Funds, Inc.
Nursing Scholarships for Graduate Education
304 Park Avenue South, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10010
212-590-2443
Deadline: Feb 1
For RNs only enrolled full-time in master’s program. 

Nylcare/Mid-Atlantic Scholarship Foundation, Inc.
Carolyn Elizabeth Spivey Memorial Scholarship
7617 Ora Glen Drive
Greenbelt, MD 20770
Phone: 301-441-1600
Send an addressed, stamped envelope to request information.
For graduate students who are residents of District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia ONLY.
 
Oncology Nursing Society Foundation
125 Enterprise Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275-1214
866-257-4667 Option 7
Awards for doctoral, masters and post masters.

Orange Foundation
Information for Students
3700 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
515-255-3153

P.E.O. Program for Continuing Education
International Peace Scholarships (for International Women)
P.E.O. International Headquarters
3700 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
515-255-3153

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans
224 W. 57 Street
New York, NY 10019
Applicants must be new Americans (i.e., residents with green cards, naturalized U.S. citizens, or the children of two parents who are both naturalized citizens), in the first two years of graduate program.
 
Rhode Island Foundation Scholarships
One Union Station
Providence,RI 02903
401-274-4564
For Rhode Island Residents only.

Scholarships Foundation, Inc.
Full or part-time enrollment, residents of New York State. Initial request is one-page letter describing your program, the institution where you’re enrolled, and aid needed. The Board decides whether or not to send an application based on the letter.

Sigma Theta Tau International
550 West North Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202-3191
888-634-7575
 

Swarthmore College Fellowships
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, PA 19081-1397
610-328-8000
Stipend of $5000 for first year of graduate work. Must be a Swarthmore alumni.

Main Street Community Foundation
PO Box 2702
Bristol, CT 06011-2702
860-583-6363
For part-time and full-time students pursing education in oncology related research.
Preference to residents of Bristol.

Visiting Nurse Association of Central Jersey - Marcia Granucci Scholarship
176 Riverside Avenue
Red Bank, NJ 07101
732-224-6867
New Jersey resident, full or part-time, current licensure. Minimum 3.0 GPA. 

Visiting Nurses of the Lower Valley
Annual Scholarship Program
61 Main Street, Suite 5
Centerbrook, CT 06409
860-767-0186
Must be a resident of Essex, Chester or Deep River

Yale Club of Montclair, NJ
Graduate and Professional Scholarships
Award: for Yale Graduate or Professional school student
Must be a Yale student who comes from the Montclair, NJ area (Essex, Passaic, Sussex, Morris and Warren Counties).

Yale Club of New Haven
P.O. Box 775
New Haven, CT 06503
203-432-4435 

Yale University Women’s Organization
For general information about YUWO, please contact the President:
Audrey DeFronzo
203-230-0592