Nursing/Healthcare Scholarships

Higher Education | Scholarship Opportunities

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First Responders Children’s Foundation

Our Scholarship Program helps children of first responders achieve their goals through scholarships and a powerful community network.

Link: Scholarship - First Responders Children's Foundation : Support Frontline Heroes (

Deadline: 5/31/2024

Award Amount: Varies

Bethel Scholarship for Veterinary Medicine

Any high school, undergraduate, or graduate student who is pursuing veterinary medicine may apply for this scholarship, but applicants from underprivileged backgrounds are preferred.

Link: Bethel Memorial Award for Veterinary Medicine |

Deadline: 6/1/2024

Award Amount: $1,100

James Michael Morris Family Scholarship

Students of any educational level are eligible to apply if they are pursuing a career in Ophthalmic professions such as Opticians, Contact Lens Examiners and Technical Practitioners.

Link: James Michael Morris Family Scholarship |

Deadline: 6/1/2024

Award Amount: $5,000

Eric Maurice Brandon Scholarship

Any underrepresented minority pursuing a career in nursing may apply for this scholarship.

Link: Eric Maurice Brandon Memorial Scholarship |

Deadline: 6/14/2024

Award Amount: $1,000

Raquel Merlini Pay it Forward Scholarship

All single mothers or divorced women pursuing or considering pursuing a degree in the medical field are eligible to apply.

Link: Raquel Merlini Pay it Forward Scholarship |

Deadline: 6/24/2024

Award Amount: $1,000

Wieland Healthcare Nursing Scholarship

High school seniors planning to go into nursing and college students currently pursuing a nursing degree are eligible to apply. In your application, write about why you chose to pursue a career in nursing and what inspired you to do so.

Link: Wieland Nurse Appreciation Scholarship |

Deadline: 7/23/2024

Award Amount: $2,500

Aaryn Railyn King Scholarship

Any underrepresented minority high school or undergraduate student who is majoring in healthcare or nursing may apply for this scholarship opportunity.

Link: Aaryn Railyn King Foundation Scholarship |

Deadline: 8/1/2024

Award Amount: $895

Community Health Ambassador Scholarship

Any high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student who is a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident pursuing nursing may apply for this scholarship.

Link: Community Health Ambassador Scholarship for Nursing Students |

Deadline: 9/1/2024

Award Amount: $1,000

Rosetta Richardson’s Trailblazer Scholarship

This scholarship is available to both undergraduate and graduate students pursuing careers in healthcare, medicine, psychology, medical research, neuroscience, and related fields, with a specific focus on elderly care.

Link:  Rosetta Richardson's Trailblazer Elderly Care Scholarship |

Deadline: 10/1/2024

Award Amount: $1,139