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Academic Study Award
Sponsor: American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) Foundation
2920 Brandywine Road
Suite 100
Atlanta, GA 30341
Eligibility: Applicants must be registered nurses enrolled full- or part-time in a nationally accredited school of nursing baccalaureate program with an interest in occupational and environmental health or be registered nurses enrolled full- or part-time in a graduate program that has application to occupational and environmental health. Applicants should submit a narrative and letters of recommendation.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: January 10
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.aaohn.org

Allied Health Care Professional Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Illinois Department of Public Health
535 W. Jefferson Street
Springfield, IL 62761
Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted to or currently enrolled in an accredited Illinois school to become a nurse practitioner, physician assistant or certified nurse midwife. Students must demonstrate financial need, and they may be full-time or part-time students as long as part-time students are enrolled for at least a third of the hours required to be a full-time student. Scholarship recipients agree to set up their practice in designated shortage areas after graduation.

Amount: $7,500
Deadline: June 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.idph.state.il.us

AORN Foundation Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses
2170 S. Parker Road
Suite 300
Denver, CO 80231
Eligibility: Applicants must be current nursing students or AORN members accepted to an accredited program and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.aorn.org

BSN Scholarship
Sponsor: Association of Rehabilitation Nurses
4700 W. Lake Avenue
Glenview, IL 60025
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of and involved in ARN, enrolled in a bachelor's of science in nursing (BSN) program, have completed at least one course, be currently practicing rehabilitation nursing and have a minimum of two years’ experience in rehabilitation nursing. Applications, transcripts, a summary of professional and educational goals and achievements and two recommendation letters are required. Applications should be submitted by fax or email.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.rehabnurse.org

CNA Region 11 Scholarship
Sponsor: California Nurses Association
2000 Franklin Street
Oakland, CA 94612
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the Alameda County Nurses Association (Region 11) who are enrolled in an educational program, attending a conference or planning to travel or engage in research related to nursing. The organization considers facility activism, length of time as a direct care nurse and educational vision.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: August 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.calnurse.org

Colorado Nurses Association Nightingale Scholarship
Sponsor: Colorado Nurses Foundation
7400 East Arapahoe Road
Suite 211
Centennial, CO 80112
Eligibility: Students must be Colorado residents who are Colorado Nurses Association or Colorado Student Nurses Association members. They must be second-year ASN students; third- or fourth-year BSN students; RNs enrolled at a school of nursing at any postsecondary level; currently practicing RNs enrolled in a doctoral nursing program or Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) students. Undergraduates must have a GPA of 3.25 or above, and graduate students must have a GPA of 3.5 or above. Applicants must have plans to practice nursing in the state of Colorado after graduation. Selection is based on stated career goals, GPA, financial need, participation in community and professional organizations and commitment to practicing nursing in Colorado.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: October 26
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, statement of financial need, personal essay, two recommendations, resume, transcript and copy of CNA or CSNA membership card are required.
Website: http://www.cnfound.org

Dorothy Budnek Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Association for Radiologic and Imaging Nursing
7794 Grow Drive
Pensacola, FL 32514
Eligibility: Applicants must be active members of the American Radiological Nurses Association for three years, have a current nursing license and be enrolled in an approved academic program. Students should submit the application, a statement of purpose, two recommendation letters, a transcript which shows a minimum 2.5 GPA, a statement of financial support and a copy of the nursing license.

Amount: $600
Deadline: September 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.arinursing.org

Eight and Forty Lung and Respiratory Nursing Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: American Legion
Attn.: Americanism and Children and Youth Division
P.O. Box 1055
Indianapolis, IN 46206
Eligibility: Applicants must plan to be employed full-time in hospitals, clinics or health departments in a position related to lung and respiratory control.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: May 15
How to apply: Applications are available by written request.
Website: http://www.legion.org

ENA Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship
Sponsor: Emergency Nurses Association
915 Lee Street
Des Plaines, IL 60016
Eligibility: Applicants must be nurses pursuing baccalaureate degrees in nursing and must have been ENA members for at least 12 months before applying. Selection is based on application, statement of goals, references and transcript.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ena.org

Foundation for Neonatal Research and Education Scholarships
Sponsor: Foundation for Neonatal Research and Education
200 East Holly Avenue
Box 56
Pitman, NJ 08071
Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted into a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program (current Registered Nurses), a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program for advanced practice in neonatal nursing, a doctoral degree program in nursing or a Master's or post-Master's nursing degree program in Business Management or Nursing Administration. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or more and must be actively involved in neonatal nursing at the professional level. They cannot have received a grant or scholarship from the FNRE within the past five years, and they cannot be current members of the FNRE Scholarship Committee or Board. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: May 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, resume, enrollment verification letter, personal statement, three evaluation letters and a transcript are required.
Website: http://www.inurse.com/fnre

Foundation of the National Student Nurses' Association Career Mobility Scholarships
Sponsor: National Student Nurses' Association
45 Main Street
Suite 606
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Eligibility: Applicants must be nursing or pre-nursing students who are pursuing LPN to RN, RN to BSN or RN to MSN degrees. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000-$2,500
Deadline: January 14
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting documents are required.
Website: http://www.nsna.org

Foundation of the National Student Nurses' Association Specialty Scholarship
Sponsor: National Student Nurses' Association
45 Main Street
Suite 606
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Eligibility: Applicants must be nursing students who are interested in a specialized area of nursing practice. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: January 14
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.nsna.org

Health Professional Loan Repayment
Sponsor: Washington Higher Education Coordinating Board
917 Lakeridge Way
P.O. Box 43430
Olympia, WA 98504
Eligibility: Applicants must be employed, or be under contract to be employed, at an eligible site, provide proof of eligible student debt, provide primary care and sign a contract to serve for at least three years. Applicants may apply for a fourth and fifth year award of up to $25,000 per year based on debt remaining. Eligible professions are physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner, licensed nurse, midwife, pharmacist, dentist or dental hygienist.

Amount: Up to $35,000
Deadline: April 29
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.hecb.wa.gov

Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment Program
Sponsor: Maryland Higher Education Commission
Office of Student Financial Assistance
839 Bestgate Road, Suite 400
Annapolis, MD 21401
Eligibility: Applicants must live in Maryland, and they must be employed full-time by Maryland state or local government or nonprofit organizations that serve low income or underprivileged people. They must have a degree from a Maryland college or from any law school, or certification from the Maryland State Department of Education. Priority is given to individuals who have graduated in the past three years. Applicants must also have college loans on which they have not defaulted, and each person's annual gross salary must be under $60,000. Applicants must work in one of the following positions: lawyers, teachers, nurses, nurse faculty members, physical and occupational therapists, social workers, speech pathologists or physician assistants.

Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: September 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.mhec.state.md.us

Karen O'Neil Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Emergency Nurses Association
915 Lee Street
Des Plaines, IL 60016
Eligibility: Applicants must be nurses pursuing an advanced degree and must have been ENA members for at least 12 months before applying.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ena.org

Medtronic Physio-Control Advanced Nursing Practice Scholarship
Sponsor: Emergency Nurses Association
915 Lee Street
Des Plaines, IL 60016
Eligibility: Applicants must be nurses pursuing advanced clinical practice degrees to become clinical nurse specialists or nurse practitioners. Preference is given to applicants focusing on cardiac nursing. Applicants must have been ENA members for at least 12 months before applying.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ena.org

Morris K. Udall Scholarship
Sponsor: Morris K. Udall Foundation
130 S. Scott Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85701-1922
Eligibility: Students must be juniors or sophomores studying full-time for an associate's or bachelor's degree at an accredited two- or four-year institution. They must be U.S. citizens, nationals or permanent residents and be committed to a career related to the environment, tribal public policy, or Native American health care. Students must be nominated by a college or university faculty representative and must have a grade point average equivalent to a "B" or higher.

Selection is based on demonstrated commitment to the environment, tribal public policy or Native Americal healthcare. Selection is also based on potential of applicant to make significant contributions, leadership, character, desire to make a difference and demonstration of diverse interests and activities.

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 5
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, college transcript(s) and three recommendation letters are required.
Website: http://www.udall.gov

National Student Nurses' Association Scholarship
Sponsor: National Student Nurses' Association
45 Main Street
Suite 606
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a state-approved school of nursing or pre-nursing in associate degree, baccalaureate, diploma, doctorate or master's programs.

Amount: $1,000-$5,000
Deadline: January 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nsna.org

Past Presidents' Parley Nursing Scholarships
Sponsor: American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California
401 Van Ness Avenue
Room 113
San Francisco, CA 94102
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of California, enrolled or planning to enroll in a nursing program and be the wife, husband, widow, widower or child of a veteran or be veterans themselves.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: April 5
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.calegionaux.org

Senator Patricia K. McGee Nursing Faculty Scholarship
Sponsor: New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC)
99 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12255
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens and residents of New York for one year or more. They must be registered nurses who are licensed in New York, and they must be accepted into a graduate nursing program at an approved college or university in New York. Students must also agree to four years of service as nursing faculty in the state.

Amount: Up to $20,000
Deadline: June 15
How to apply: Applications are available online after June of each year.
Website: http://www.hesc.com/content.nsf/

Thomara Latimer Cancer Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Thomara Latimer Cancer Foundation
Franklin Plaza Center
29193 Northwestern Highway #528
Southfield, MI 48034
Eligibility: Applicants must be African-American students between the ages of 17 and 30, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be Michigan residents who are enrolled at or have been accepted at an accredited postsecondary institution. They must be studying or planning to study allied health, medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physician assisting or a related subject. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 27
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, personal essay, two recommendation letters and proof of college acceptance or enrollment are required.
Website: http://www.thomlatimercares.org