Nursing and Health Sciences Funding Opportunities 

Financial Support

Nursing and Health Sciences Funding Opportunities

AHNA - Charlotte McGuire Scholarships
Annually, the CMGSP offers two academic scholarships awarded to nurses in undergraduate nursing programs (ADN, BSN, ADN to BSN), graduate nursing programs (MSN, PhD, DNSc) and other graduate programs related to holistic nursing.


Minority Nurse

Apply for the Minority Nurse.Com scholarship, or use their search tool to browse lots of other scholarship opportunities.

NAHN Scholarships

NAHN strives to serve the nursing and health care delivery needs of the Hispanic community and the professional needs of Hispanic nurses. NAHN is designed and committed to work toward improvement of the quality of health and nursing care for Hispanic consumers and toward providing equal access to educational, professional and economic opportunities for Hispanic nurses. NAHN offers several scholarships. Recipients are selected based on potential for leadership in nursing and financial need. Applicants must be of Hispanic descent/ethnicity and members of the national Association of Hispanic Nurses. These awards are presented to NAHN members enrolled in associate, diploma, baccalaureate, graduate or practical/vocational nursing programs.


Nurses' Educational Funds Scholarships

Nurses’ Educational Funds, Inc. (NEF) is a not-for-profit organization which seeks and distributes funds to baccalaureate-prepared registered nurses who are in need of scholarship assistance for graduate study. The NEFs Board of Directors, which administers the funds, is comprised of prominent people in various fields, the majority of which are nurses. To qualify for an NEF award, an applicant must be a registered nurse; a member of a professional nursing association; a U.S. citizen; and enrolled full-time in a professionally NLNAC or CCNE accredited nursing master’s degree program or enrolled full- or part-time in a doctoral program in nursing or a nursing related field.

Villers Fellowship for Health Care Justice

Villers Fellows work in Families USA's health policy department and assist the organization's efforts to improve access to health coverage for all Americans, especially for low-income and other vulnerable communities. Specifically, Villers Fellows will conduct research on a range of health care policy issues, and write and contribute to publications that are relevant to current health policy debates.

Bureau of Health Professions

Several student assistance programs, including scholarships, loans and loan repayment.