External Sources of Aid

On this page you can find a list of private scholarships curated to assist students with their scholarship search.  For convenience students may will also find a list of Scholarship Search engines below. These scholarships are sorted in the following order:

Most Recent Scholarship additions

Recognizing and Eliminating disparities in Addiction through Culturally-informed Healthcare (REACH)

To be eligible for the REACH Program, applicants must be:

  • From racial/ethnic underrepresented minority (URM) backgrounds (i.e. Black, African or African American, non-Caucasian Hispanic or Latinx, American Indian or Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander)

  • In training (i.e. entering into fellowship, residency, or school) as of July 1, 2022, and enrolled through June 2023.

  • U.S. Citizens.

Apply here

 

F.A. Davis Spring Scholarship 2021

  • Award Amount: 3 awards of $1,000
  • Application Deadline: February 28, 2021 11:45PM EST
  • Winners Announced: May 2021

Apply Here Today

The Vohra Wound Care Scholarship for Nursing Education and Nursing Certifications

  • Nurses and nursing students are eligible
  • $1,000 cash 
  • Tuition toward the Vohra Wound Certified Nurse program (a $650 value)

Apply Here Today

Nursing Organizations

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Foundation
AANP Education Advancement Scholarships
AANP National Administrative Office
PO Box 12846
Austin, TX 78711
Phone: (512) 442-4262
Must be an AANP member
admin@aanp.org

American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Scholarships and Financial Aid
655 K Street, NW, Suite 750
Washington, DC 20001
P: (202) 463-6930
http://www.aacnnursing.org/Students/Financial-Aid

American Association of Men in Nursing
446 E. High Street, Suite 10
Lexington, KY 40507
(859) 977-7453
http://www.aamn.org/about-us/scholarships

American Cancer Society
Graduate Scholarships in Cancer Nursing Practice  
For Acute Care NP Students
https://www.cancer.org/research/we-fund-cancer-research/apply-research-grant/grant-types/graduate-scholarships-cancer-nursing.html

American Holistic Nurse’s Association
Scholarships and Awards
2900 S.W. Plass Court
Topeka, KS 66611-1980
(800) 278-2462
http://www.ahna.org/Resources/Scholarships-and-Awards

American Psychiatric Nurses Association
Grants and Scholarships
3141 Fairview Drive, Suite 625
Falls Church, VA 22042
855-863-2762
http://www.apna.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=3532

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

Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses
Grant Opportunities
8735 Higgins Road, Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60631
855-202-9760
http://www.aphon.org/education/grants

ENA Emergency Nurses Association
Scholarships
915 Lee Street
Des Plaines, IL 60016-6569
800-900-9659
https://www.ena.org/foundation/scholarships

F.A. Davis Nursing Scholarships
Phone: 1-800-523-4049
Email: info@fadavis.com
https://www.fadavis.com/scholarship?hq_e=el&hq_m=5098278&hq_l=4&hq_v=0e72e78f01

Foundation of National Student Nurses Association (FNSNA)

Foundation and Scholarships

45 Main Street, Suite 606

Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-210-0705
www.nsna.org

NAPNAP Foundation
Grants and Scholarships
20 Brace Road, Suite 200
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
http://www.napnapfoundation.org/napnapfoundation/grantsscholarships/grantsscholarships

National Black Nurses Association
Scholarship Program
8630 Fenton Street, Suite 330
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3803
301-589-3200
Membership in NBNA is required.
http://www.nbna.org/content.asp?contentid=82\

National Society of Daughters of American Revolution
Nursing Scholarships
1776 D Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006-5392
202-628-1776
https://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships/nursing-medical-scholarships

Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation
Scholarships and Awards
2647-134th Avenue NE
Bellevue, WA 98005-1813
425-861-0911
https://www.nphealthcarefoundation.org/scholarships-awards-fellowships/

Nurses’ Educational Funds, Inc.
137 Montague Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: 917-524-8051
For RNs only enrolled full-time in master’s program.
http://www.n-e-f.org/how-to-apply.html

Oncology Nursing Society Foundation
Grants and Scholarships
125 Enterprise Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275-1214
866-257-4667
https://www.ons.org/education/grants-scholarships

The Foundation of the National Student Nurses Association, Inc.
45 Main Street, Suite 606
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-210-0705
www.nsna.org

Yale Scholarships

Yale University Women’s Organization
Scholarships for Higher Education
http://campuspress.yale.edu/yuwo/scholarships-for-higher-education/

Association of Yale Alumni
PO Box 209010
New Haven, CT 06520-9010
203-432-0587
http://www.aya.yale.edu/content/yale-clubassociation-scholarships#1