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Funding Sources

All funding opportunities should be pursed to meet your educational costs. There are organizations that provide scholarship awards ranging from $100 to full tuition and stipend awards. Begin your search early. Application deadlines are typically 6-9 months in advance of the academic year.



Scholarship and Grant Programs

For Maryland residents, the Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) provides funding to support full-time and part-time undergraduate and graduate students. MHEC offers several programs to support nursing study including need-based, occupational and merit based awards. Application for most programs requires completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1st of each year. Additional application materials may also be required. Eligibility and application criteria

Central Scholarship Bureau

Provides interest-free loans and scholarship assistance to Maryland residents.  Learn More

Other State Funding

Non-Maryland residents should contact the designated state agency for information on funding opportunities available through their state of residency. State Higher Education Agencies


National Health Service Corp

Provides full tuition and stipend scholarships with a service pay-back commitment through employment with the National Health Service Corp.  Apply Now

Nursing Scholarship Program

The Nurse Reinvestment Act provides scholarships through the Nursing Scholarship Program. Funding preference is given to qualified bachelor's students who demonstrate significant financial need.  Apply Now

U.S. Public Health Commission Corps

Provides assistance through the Junior and Senior Commissioned Officer Student Training and Extern Programs.  Learn More

General Nursing

AmeriCorps Program

Provides educational awards in return for work in community service.  Apply Now

AfterCollege/AACN Nursing Scholarship Fund

This program supports students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master's or doctoral degree in nursing.  Apply Now

CampusRN - Maryland Nursing Scholarship

Visit CampusRN to apply for the $1000 scholarship.  Apply Now

Foundation of the National Student Nurses' Association

This non-profit foundation awards scholarships for undergraduate nursing study.  Apply Now

Global Health Scholarship 

This merit-based scholarship is awarded to a student to pay for the costs of their online or campus based education (up to $3,000 USD annually). It may be awarded to anyone who is currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate level, global health related program in nursing, medicine, or public health. International students are welcome to apply if they are currently be enrolled in a qualified program. All military are welcome. Students who are participating in any type of Global Health program may qualify for this scholarship including nurses, public health workers and physicians. The application is due July 15, 2015.

Apply to the Global Health Scholarship

Nurses' Educational Funds, Inc

This non-profit foundation awards scholarships for graduate nursing study.  Apply Now

Scholarship Databases

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