Financing your college education will require budgeting and careful planning on your part, but is an investment in your future that far outweighs the cost. Financial aid can be a combination of scholarships, grants, loans, and waivers.
The College of Nursing provides a limited number of internal scholarships and fellowships. The deadline for completing an online Graduate Fellowship/Scholarship Application or Undergraduate Scholarship Application is May 27, 2016. All supporting documents must be sent to CONfirstname.lastname@example.org by the deadline to be considered for an award.
View the following guides for additional information when submitting your scholarship/fellowship:
Texas A&M University provides scholarships to all types of students. View the TAMU Scholarship page for specific deadlines and for further details.
There are numerous scholarships available to nursing students. Outside scholarship sources include government/military sponsored, business sponsored, ethnicity/minority, practice area, state, federal, corporations, and local area clubs and organizations. Each fund is administered differently and can vary as to criteria for selection, availability of funds, and application requirements. HRSA offers a Faculty Loan Repayment Program for those seeking a career as a faculty member in a health professions school.
NURSE Corps Scholarship Program offers resources for RN to BSN and NP students to receive funding. The application opens each year in March and is offered through HRSA.
The list that follows provides a few of the resources to help you begin the search.