Disclaimer:  The following information is provided as potential avenues for seeking financial assistance for matriculation through a nursing program. Precautions should be taken, as usual, with disclosing personal and financial information to any agency.  Information is subject to change and should be confirmed with the agencies. VSU College of Nursing assumes no responsibility for disclosure of information. Letters guaranteeing admission to the College of Nursing cannot be provided, and the admission process at VSU College of Nursing is unrelated to the following information. The following is for informational purposes only. Valdosta State University makes no guarantees or warranties as to the same.

*- Indicates agencies or potential funding sources in the local Valdosta area


Financial Aid and Scholarships
Valdosta State University 


Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses Foundation
Career Mobility Scholarship
Phone:  (866) 877-AMSN
Email:  AMSN@ajj.com
Website:  https://www.amsn.org/professional-development/grants-scholarships/career-mobility-scholarship
Deadline:  August 1st
Amount:  $500


AfterCollege/AACN Nursing Scholarship Fund
Deadline: Jan 31st, April 30th, July 31st, October 31st
Amount: $2, 500


Air Force Nurse Corps Enlisted Commission Programs
Phone:  (800) 432-USAF
Website:  http://www.airforce.com/education
Deadline:  Unspecified
Amount:  Varies. Covers tuition, fees, textbooks, and monthly allowance of $1,319


Air Force Reserve Officers Training Crops Nursing Scholarships
Phone:  (866) 423-7862
Website:  www.afrotc.com/scholarships
Deadline:  June 30th
Amount:  Varies


American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Foundation
Phone:  (623) 376-9467
Email:  foundation@aanp.org
Website:  www.aanpfoundation.org
Deadlines:  April
Amount:  $1,000 (MSN-NP);  $1,500 (post-MS NP and doctoral)


American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
Phone:  (800) 899-2226
Website:  www.aacn.org
Deadline:  April 1st
Amount:  $1,500


American Association of Neuroscience Nurses
Phone:  (888) 557-2266
Email:  info@aann.org
Website:  http://www.aann.org/nnf/index.htm
Deadline:  January 15th
Amount:  $1500               


American Cancer Society
Contact:  Virginia Krawiec
Phone:  (404) 329-5734
Email:  ginger.krawiec@cancer.org
Deadlines:  February 1 (master’s);  October 15 (doctoral)
Amount:  $10,000 annually for up to two years (master’s); 
up to $15,000 annually for up to four years (doctoral)


American College of Nurse-Midwives Foundation
Contact:  Andrea Tyree, Program Coordinator
Phone:  (240) 485-1850
Fax:  (240) 485-1818
Website:  http://www.midwife.org/Foundation-Scholarships-and-Awards

Deadline:  Varies
Amount:  Varies


American Holistic Nurses’ Association
Phone:  (800) 278-2462 ext. 10
Email:  infor@ahna.org
Website:  http://www.ahna.org/edu/assist.html
Deadline:  March 15th
Amount:  TBA


American Nurses Association Minority Fellowship Program
Contact:  Janet Jackson
Phone:  (301) 628-5247
Email:  janet.jackson@ana.org
Website:   http://www.nursingworld.org/emfp/fellowships
Deadline:  Varies
Amount: Varies year to year


American Society of PeriAnesthesia  Nurses Scholarship Program
Phone: (877) 737-9696, ext. 13
E-mail: jcerto@aspan.org/ScholarshipProgram.htm
Deadline: July 1st
Amount: $1, 000; must be licensed perianesthesia RN who is 
ASPN member with two years experience.


Archbold Medical Center Scholarship Program*
Phone: (229) 228-2795
E-mail: dmcmillan@archbold.org
Website: www.archbold.org
Deadline: Unspecified
Amount: work summers for pay as  student; work as full-time employee after graduation


Army Nurse Corps Nurse Anesthetist Scholarships
Email:  AMEDD@usarec.army.mil
Website:  http://www.goarmy.com/amedd/nurse/corps_benefits.jsp
Deadline:  Unspecified
Amount:  Full tuition plus fully Army pay


American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Email:  scholarships@campuscareercenter.com
Website:  http://www.aacn.nche.edu/Education/financialaid.htm#general
Deadlines:  Varies
Amount:  Varies
Army pay of $1,100 month stipend depending on scholarship


Army ROTC Nurse Scholarship Program
Contact:  (800) USA-ROTC
Website:  http://www.goarmy.com/rotc/nurse_program.jsp
Deadline:  Unspecified
Amount:  Tuition, fees, books plus stipend


Campus RN/AACN Nursing Scholarship Fund
Website: http://aacn.campusrn.com/scholarships/scholarship_rn.asp
E-mail: info@camuscareercenter.com
Deadline: January 1, March 1, May 1, July 1, September 1, November 1
Amount:$2, 500

Colquitt County Regional Hospital- CRMC Scholarship*

Phone: (229)890-3533
Website: http://www.colquittregional.com
Deadline: apply anytime


Discover Nursing
Website:  http://www.discovernursing.com/nursing-scholarship-search
Deadline:  Varies
Amount:  Varies


Human Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions
Contact:  CallCenter@hrsa.gov
Phone:  (877) 464-4772
Website:  http://bhpr.hrsa.gov
Deadline:  June 30th
Amount:  Tuition, fees, and reasonable educational expenses plus monthly stipend


Emergency Nurses Association
Phone:  (847) 460-4100
Email:  foundation@ena.org
Website:  www.ena.org/foundation/grants
Deadline:  TBA
Amount:  TBA


Exceptional Nurse.com
Phone: (561) 627-9872: TTY (561) 776-9442
E-mail: exceptionalnurse@aol.com
Website: www.exceptionalnurse.com/scholarship.html
Deadline: June 1st
Amount: $250 to $500, according to scholarship received


Financial Aid
Phone:  (724) 538-4500
Website:  www.FinAid.org
Deadline:  Varies
Amount:  Varies


Foundation of the National Student Nurses’ Association
Phone:  (718) 210-0705
Email:  lauren@nsna.org
Website:  http://www.nsna.org/foundation
Deadline:  Unspecified
Amount:  Unspecified


Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions
Nursing Scholarship Program/Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students
Website: https://bhw.hrsa.gov/loansscholarships
Deadline: TBA
Amount: Tuition, fees, and reasonable educational expenses plus monthly stipend


Humility of Mary Health Partners
Minority Nurse Anesthetist Scholarship
Contact:  Beverly A. Rodgers
Phone:  (330) 480-3444
Email:  brodgers@belpark.net
Deadline:  February 15th
Amount:  up to $10,000



JustHomeMedical.com Health Care Leaders Scholarship
Description: This $1,000 scholarship is sponsored by Just Home Medical, an online provider of home medical supplies, for students in a health/medical related field. To apply make a short video explaining your goals as a future health care professionals. Applications are due on December 31
Applications: For full details on the scholarship, please visit http://justhomemedical.com/health-care-leaders-scholarship

LPNprograms.org Scholarship
Description: Apply for the LPNprograms.org Scholarship. This scholarship is available to both LPN students and RN students and students must provide proof of enrollment in an LPN or a RN program.
Amount: Our organization awards two $1000-$2000 dollar scholarships annually and our application process is simple and easy.
Requirements:  There is no GPA requirement or financial need requirement for this scholarship. To qualify the student will need to submit a short 600-800 word essay.
Deadline: The application period will be open from March 30th to November 30th, 2016 and the winners will be announced and the money will be awarded on January 1st, 2017.
Apply: http://lpnprograms.org/#scholarship

Mable Keaton Staupers National Scholarship Award
E-mail: chietaphi@erols.com
Website: www.chietaphi.com/scholar.html
Deadline: Unspecified
Amount: Unspecified: must be an African American student pursuing bachelor’s
master’s or doctoral; must be current member of Chi Eta Phi and the ANA


March of Dimes Graduate Nursing Scholarships
E-mail: profedu@marchofdime.com
Website: www.marchofdimes.com (click on “Professions & Researchers”)
Deadline: January 15th
Amount: $5,000; open to RN’s enrolled in master’s or doctoral programs in maternal child nursing; 
American College of Nurse-Midwives, National Association of Neonatal Nurses or the 
National Association of Neonatal  Nurses 
or the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses


Mary Mahoney Professional Nurse Organization
African American Nursing Students
Contact:  Mary Mahoney Professional Nurse Organization
                 P.O. Box 22003
                 Seattle, WA, 98122-0003
Deadline:  Unspecified
Amount:  $500 to $2,000


Minority Nurse-Minority Nurse Magazine Scholarship Program
Contact: Pam Chwedyk
Phone: (312) 525-3095
E-mail: pchwedyk@alloyeducation.com
Website: www.minoritynurse.com
Deadline: June 15th
Amount: $500 to $1,000


National Black Nurses Association Scholarship Program
Phone:  (800) 638-0824
Email:  nhsc@discoverylogic.com
Website:  www.nba.org/scholarship.htm
Deadline:  April 15th
Amount:  $500 to $2,000


National Health Service Corps
Phone:  (800) 221-9393
Email:  nhsc@hrsa.gov
Website:  http://nhsc.bhpr.hrsa.gov
Deadline:  March
Amount:  Tuition, fees, and other expenses plus monthly stipend for up to 4 years


Navy Nurse Corps
Phone:  (800) USA-NAVY
Website:  http://www.navy.com/healthcareopportunities/nursecorps/
Deadline:  Unspecified
Amount: Tuition and other educational expenses up to $180,000


Nurse Education Funds, Inc.
Phone:  (212) 590-2443
Email:  info@n-e-f.org
Website:  www.n-e-f.org
Deadline:  March 1st
Amount:  Varies
Application Fee: $20


Oncology Nursing Society Foundation
Ethnic Minority Scholarships
Phone:  (412) 859-6100 ext. 8503
Email:  foundation@one.org
Website:  http://onsfoundation.org
Deadline:  October 15th
Amount:  $2,000 (BSN), $3,000 (master’s & post-master’s)
Application Fee: $5


Satilla Health Foundation Scholarship *
Phone: (912) 338-6257
Website: www.satilla.org 
Deadline: None Specified
Amount: varies according to financial need


South Georgia Medical Center Scholarship Program*
Phone:(229) 259-4708
Deadline: June 1st (for Fall semester); October 1 (for Spring semester)
Amount: tuition ; GPA 2.8 for eligibility


Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates
Phone:  (800) 245-7462
Website:  http://www.sgna.org/Resources/awards.cfm
Deadline:  July 31st
Amount:  Reimbursement of $2,500


Tift County Regional Hosptial- Rene Morgan Scholarship*
Phone: (229) 391-3310
E-mail: maranda hancock@tiftregional.com
Website: http://www.tiftgeneral.com/body.cfm?id=26
Deadline: March
Amount: 1,500 (only awarded residents or persons employed in Tift County)

Nursing Education Scholarship
Awarded by the Travel Nursing career organization.
Amount: $1,000
Requirements: Accepted to or currently attending a full-time nursing or medical program at an accredited institution.
Deadline: May 17, 2016
Apply at: http://www.travelnursing.org/nursing-scholarship.php


Truman Medical Center Nurses Alumnae
Award for African American Students admitted to U.S. Nursing School
Contact:  Scholarship Coordinator
                 P.O. Box 413657
                 Kansas City, MO 64141
Deadline:  Unspecified
Amount:  Unspecified


Tylenol Future Care Scholarship
Website: http://www.tylenol.com/news/subptyschol?utm_medium=email&utm_source=MAR13NL&utm_term=20130322&utm_content=NL|Scholar_LearnMore&utm_campaign=Tylenol_2013 
Application Period: April 15 - June 15 | Awards Announced: August 31, 2013
Award 10 applicants will receive $10,000 | 30 applicants will receive $5,000


Undergraduate Scholarship Program National Institutes of Health

Website: http://www.ugsp.nih.gov/home.asp?m=00
Deadline: March 31st
Amount: $2,000 per academic year


U.S. Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program
Contact: Local Air Force Recruiter 
Website: http://www.airforce.com/education/healthcare/moneyForSchool.php
Deadline: Unspecified
Amount: Tuition, fees, books, and supplies, plus monthly allowance for living expenses


Army Nurse Corps Association 2021 Scholarship Program 
Email:  education@e-anca.org
Website:  http://e-anca.org/ANCAEduc.htm
Deadline:  TBD
Amount:  $ 3,000


American Association of Colleges of Nursing (Minority Nurse Scholarship)
Deadlines : January 31, April 30, July 31 and October 31

Website : http://www.aacn.nche.edu/students/scholarships