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AfterCollege / AACN Nursing Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: American Association of Colleges of Nursing
One Dupont Circle NW
Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a bachelor's, master's or doctoral program in nursing at an AACN member institution and have a minimum 3.25 GPA.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: June 30, September 30, December 31, March 31
How to apply: Applications are available online. Winners are announced within 60 days of each deadline.
Website: http://www.aacn.nche.edu

AMT Student Scholarship
Sponsor: American Medical Technologists
10700 W. Higgins Road
Suite 150
Rosemont, IL 60018
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school graduates or current seniors planning to attend an accredited institution to pursue an American Medical Technologists-certified career, which includes medical laboratory technology, medical assisting, dental assisting, phlebotomy and office laboratory technician. Applicants must provide evidence of financial need.

Amount: $500
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.amt1.com

Annual NBNA Scholarships
Sponsor: National Black Nurses Association
8630 Fenton Street
Suite 330
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3803
Eligibility: Applicants must be African Americans currently enrolled in a nursing program and be in good academic standing, be members of the NBNA, be members of a local chapter and have at least a full year of school remaining. Applicants must submit with their application an essay, references, an official transcript and evidence of participation in student nurse activities and involvement in the African American community.

Amount: $1,000-$6,000
Deadline: April 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nbna.org

Associate's Degree Scholarship in Nursing and Medical Assisting
Sponsor: Learn.org
156 E. Dana Street
Mountain View, CA 94041
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time during the academic year in which the award is granted. Selection is primarily based on academic achievement, extracurricular involvement and employment history.

Amount: $500
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://learn.org/

CampusRN Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: CampusRN
2464 Massachusetts Avenue
Suite 210
Cambridge, MA 02140
Eligibility: Applicants must be nursing students at schools that have registered in the scholarship program by linking to the CampusRN website. An essay is required. Finalists may be asked to submit awards, letters of recommendation and other materials upon selection. One award is given for each of the six geographical regions.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: May 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.campusrn.com

Carole J. Streeter, KB9JBR Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have an amateur radio license of Technician Class or higher. Preference will be given to applicants with Morse Code proficiency and those studying health and healing arts.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/scholarship-program

Caroline E. Holt Nursing Scholarship
Sponsor: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Committee Services Office
Attn.: Scholarships
1776 D Street NW
Washington, DC 20006-5303
Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate financial need and attend an accredited school of nursing. All applicants must obtain a letter of sponsorship from their local DAR chapter. However, no affiliation with DAR is necessary.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: February 10
How to apply: Applications are available by written request and must include a self-addressed, stamped envelope.
Website: http://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships

Cora Aguda Manayan Fund
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Eligibility: Students must be majoring in a health-related field. Preference may be given to students who are attending school in Hawaii. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and have financial need.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 20
How to apply: To apply, register online, complete the online application and select the scholarships to which you wish to apply. In addition, mail the supporting materials: printed confirmation page from the online application, personal statement, copy of Student Aid Report (SAR) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov and official transcript.
Website: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org

Dr. Hans and Clara Zimmerman Foundation Health Scholarships
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Eligibility: Applicants must plan to major in a health-related field other than sports medicine, non-clinical psychology or social work at a U.S. college or university. They must be full-time college juniors, college seniors or graduate students, and they must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 20
How to apply: To apply, register online, complete the online application and select the scholarships to which you wish to apply. In addition, mail the supporting materials: printed confirmation page from the online application, personal statement, copy of Student Aid Report (SAR) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov and official transcript.
Website: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org

Edith M. Allen Scholarship
Sponsor: United Methodist Church
Office of Loans and Scholarships
P.O. Box 340007
Nashville, TN 37203-0007
Eligibility: Applicants must have been active members of the United Methodist Church for at least three years. They must be majoring in education, social work, medicine or other health fields. Students may be pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees. They must have at least a B+ average.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 7
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.gbhem.org/loans-and-scholarships

Elizabeth and Sherman Asche Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Association on American Indian Affairs
Lisa Wyzlic, Director of Scholarship Programs
966 Hungerford Drive, Suite 12-B
Rockville, MD 20850
Eligibility: Applicants must be American Indians who are studying full-time in public health or science programs. They must be full-time students and must not be enrolled in a technical or trade program or seminary. The scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.indian-affairs.org/scholarships.html

Florence Young Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Association on American Indian Affairs
Lisa Wyzlic, Director of Scholarship Programs
966 Hungerford Drive, Suite 12-B
Rockville, MD 20850
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students from the continental U.S. or Alaska.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.indian-affairs.org/scholarships.html

GE-NMF Primary Care Leadership Program
Sponsor: National Medical Fellowships Inc.
347 Fifth Avenue
Suite 510
New York, NY 10016
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of underrepresented minority groups or from socioeconomically disadvantaged backgrounds. Students must be currently enrolled in medical school or a graduate-level nursing or physician assistant program.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nmfonline.org

Gilbert Matching Student Grant
Sponsor: Massachusetts Department of Higher Education
Office of Student Financial Assistance
454 Broadway
Suite 200
Revere, MA 02151
Eligibility: Students must be permanent residents of Massachusetts, demonstrate financial need, maintain satisfactory academic progress and attend an eligible Massachusetts institution. Applicants must not have earned a bachelor's or professional degree, nor a first diploma from a hospital or professional nursing program.

Amount: $200-$2,500
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from your school's financial aid office.
Website: http://www.mass.edu/osfa/students/forstudents.asp

Iowa Physician Assistant Society Scholarship
Sponsor: Iowa Physician Assistant Society
6919 Vista Drive
West Des Moines, IA 50266
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an approved Physician Assistant (PA) degree program at a postsecondary institution located in Iowa. They must have had an outstanding undergraduate academic record, strong leadership skills and a well-developed knowledge of the role of the professional physician assistant. Selection is based on academic merit, demonstrated leadership ability, commitment to the field of physician assisting, extracurricular activities and professional awareness.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: September 5
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and personal statement are required.
Website: http://www.iapasociety.org

Martin Devlin Scholarship
Sponsor: Physician Assistant Academy of Vermont
45 Lyme Road
Suite 304
Hanover, NH 03755
Eligibility: Applicants must be Vermont residents and must be currently enrolled in a physician assistant program in Vermont or must be recent graduates of such a program who have outstanding student loans and are working or intending to work in Vermont. Previous winners of this scholarship are ineligible. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: June 30
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, school enrollment verification (if applicable) and employment verification (if applicable) are required.
Website: http://www.paav.org

McLean Scholarship for Nursing and Physician Assistant Majors
Sponsor: Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania
101 North Front Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101-1404
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduates who are majoring in nursing or physician assisting at an Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania (AICUP) member school. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and must have proven leadership skills. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: April 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and personal essay are required.
Website: http://www.aicup.org/Foundation-Scholarships

Michigan PA Foundation Annual Scholarship Award
Sponsor: Michigan Physician Assistant Foundation
759 Grand Marais
Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230
Eligibility: Applicants must be in the final year of clinical study in a physician assistant degree program at a school located in Michigan. They must be involved in community service or professional activities and be outstanding academically or demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on professional involvement, community service, academic merit and financial need.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: August 30
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay and verification of student status are required.
Website: http://mipaf.org/scholarship/

Nathaniel Alston Student Achievement Award
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants
P.O. Box 128
Greensburg, PA 15601
Eligibility: Applicants must be current students in good standing who are enrolled in an accredited physician assistant program in the state of Pennsylvania. They must be current Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants (PSPA) members who demonstrate outstanding leadership and participation in their schools and communities. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: July 30
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and personal essay are required.
Website: http://www.pspa.net

NCAPA Endowment Grant
Sponsor: North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants
Attn: Kat Nicholas
1121 Slater Road
Durham, NC 27703
Eligibility: Applicants must be current student members of the North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants (NCAPA). They must be rising second- or third-year students in an accredited physician assistant degree program. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 11
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, financial aid statement, personal essay and official transcript are required.
Website: http://ncapa.org/students/scholarships/

New Jersey Physician Assistant Foundation/New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants Scholarship
Sponsor: New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants
760 Alexander Road
P.O. Box 1
Princeton, NJ 08543
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a physician assistant degree program at a school located in the state of New Jersey. They must be student members of the New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants (NJSSPA). Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: September 20
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two reference letters and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.njsspa.org

New York State Society of Physician Assistants Scholarship
Sponsor: New York Society of Physician Assistants
174 S. New York Road
P.O. Box 606
Oceanville, NJ 08231
Eligibility: Applicants must be NYSSPA members who are currently enrolled in an ARC-PA accredited physician assistant degree program in the state of New York. They must be in the professional phase of their degree program. Previous NYSSPA Scholarship winners, NYSSPA board members and NYSSPA committee chairs are ineligible. Selection is based on academic achievement, financial need and professional activities.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, one reference letter, a personal essay and a financial aid award letter are required.
Website: http://www.nysspa.org

NHSC Scholarship
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Health Resources and Services Administration
Bureau of Health Workforce
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or accepted into allopathic or osteopathic medical schools, family nurse practitioner programs, nurse-midwifery programs, physician assistant programs or dental school. Upon completion of training, scholars must choose practice sites in federally designated health professional shortage areas for one year for each year of support received.

Amount: Full tuition and fees plus stipend
Deadline: April 27
How to apply: Applications are available by telephone request.
Website: http://nhsc.hrsa.gov/scholarships/index.html

Nurse Support Program II - Graduate Nursing Faculty Scholarship
Sponsor: Maryland Higher Education Commission
Office of Student Financial Assistance
6 North Liberty Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Eligibility: Applicants must be Maryland residents, and they must be enrolled full-time or part-time at a Maryland school as graduate nursing students. Full-time students must agree to complete their graduate program within two years. All students must agree to work in the nursing faculty of a Maryland college within six months of graduation.

Amount: Up to full tuition
Deadline: July 1; December 1; April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.maryland.gov

Nursing Education Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Illinois Department of Public Health
Center for Rural Health
535 West Jefferson Street
Springfield, IL 62761
Eligibility: Applicants must be Illinois residents, having lived in the state for one year prior to applying and be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Applicants must be accepted to or enrolled in an approved nursing program and demonstrate financial need. Scholarship recipients must agree to work as a nurse in Illinois after graduation.

Amount: Up to full tuition
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.dph.illinois.gov

Philippine Nurses' Association Hawaii Foundation Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Eligibility: Applicants must be Hawaii residents who are of Filipino descent. They must be full-time students.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 19
How to apply: To apply, register online, complete the online application and select the scholarships to which you wish to apply. In addition, mail the supporting materials: printed confirmation page from the online application, personal statement, copy of Student Aid Report (SAR) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov and official transcript.
Website: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org

Predoctoral Research Training Fellowship
Sponsor: Epilepsy Foundation
8301 Professional Place East
Suite 200
Landover, MD 20785-2353
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time graduate students pursuing a Ph.D. degree in neuroscience, physiology, pharmacology, psychology, biochemistry, genetics, nursing, pharmacy or other related areas; have a dissertation research project; have a qualified mentor who can supervise the project and have access to resources to conduct the project. The project must be in the U.S. and its territories. The award is based on the quality of the dissertation project, relevance to epilepsy, the applicant's qualifications, the mentor's qualifications and the quality of the proposed environment.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applicants must submit three recommendation letters including one from the mentor, a statement of intent, a biographical sketch, a cover sheet form, a lay summary, transcripts and a research plan.
Website: http://www.epilepsy.com/

Robanna Fund
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Eligibility: Applicants must be in an undergraduate health-related program and have a minimum GPA of 2.7. Students must also demonstrate financial need and plan to attend an accredited two- or four-year college full-time.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 20
How to apply: To apply, register online, complete the online application and select the scholarships to which you wish to apply. In addition, mail the supporting materials: printed confirmation page from the online application, personal statement, copy of Student Aid Report (SAR) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov and official transcript.
Website: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org

Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students
Sponsor: Department of Health and Human Services
Health Resources and Services Administration
Bureau of Health Workforce
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students, be from a disadvantaged background, demonstrate financial need and be studying in a health field, including medicine, nursing, veterinary medicine, dentistry, pharmacy and others. They must be U.S. citizens, nationals or permanent residents. All other criteria are set by individual schools.

Amount: Up to $30,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from participating schools.
Website: https://bhw.hrsa.gov/loansscholarships

Suburban Hospital Casey Scholarships
Sponsor: Suburban Hospital Scholarship Program
8600 Old Georgetown Road
Bethesda, MD 20814
Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be in their final two years of study. Current employees must be looking to train within a critically-needed area, while non-employees must be applying for a nursing degree. Successful applicants will need to commit to a period of employment with Suburban Hospital after qualification.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: November 30; April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.suburbanhospital.org

Tuition Reduction for Non-Resident Nursing Students
Sponsor: Maryland Higher Education Commission
Office of Student Financial Assistance
6 North Liberty Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Eligibility: Applicants cannot be residents of the state of Maryland, but they must be enrolled in a two-year or four-year undergraduate nursing program in Maryland. Students must agree to work full-time at a Maryland hospital after graduation, for a period of four years for full-time students and two years for part-time students.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.maryland.gov

Veterans Caucus Scholarship
Sponsor: Veterans Caucus of the American Academy of Physician Assistants
P.O. Box 362
Danville, PA 17821-0362
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. military veterans. They must be enrolled in an accredited physician assistant (PA) training program. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and personal statement are required.
Website: http://www.veteranscaucus.org

William R. Goldfarb Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have demonstrated financial need and be planning to attend a regionally accredited institution of higher learning.

Amount: $10,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/scholarship-program

Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grant Program
Sponsor: Maryland Higher Education Commission
Office of Student Financial Assistance
6 North Liberty Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a Maryland postsecondary school. Dependent students must have parents who also live in Maryland. Eligible majors are chosen to address current state or regional needs and usually include the following: child care, human services, teaching, nursing, physical and occupational therapy and public service. Students must agree to begin working within that employment field within one year of graduation at a rate of one year for every year that the scholarship was granted.

Amount: Up to $19,000
Deadline: July 1
How to apply: Applications are available online in January.
Website: http://www.maryland.gov