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Nursing Scholarships are NOT available for summer semesters. Please refer to the FAU Financial Aid Office for other funding opportunities:
GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT RESOURCES FOR FINANCIAL AID
AND SCHOLARSHIPS FOR FAU STUDENTS
The Financial Aid Office at Florida Atlantic University offers students assistance with financial planning and locating a variety of funding sources for loans and scholarships. Federal loans and financial aid are available for undergraduate and graduate students. There are also scholarship opportunities for nursing education available to undergraduate degree students and master's degree students, offered by the University and outside providers. Doctoral students are also eligible for a number of scholarships and fellowship grants.
The Financial Aid Office at
A completed FAFSA Application (http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/) is required to receive any financial aid -- including scholarships, grants and loans for federal financial assistance.
Federal Scholarships for Nursing Education
The Health Resources and Services Administration will accept applications http://www.hrsa.gov/loanscholarships/index.html through June 30 for its fiscal year 2017 Nursing Scholarship Program. The program provides scholarships to eligible nursing students in exchange for at least two years of service at a health care facility with a critical shortage of nurses. HRSA expects to award 220 scholarships this year, with preference given to applicants enrolled or accepted as full-time students in an undergraduate nursing program.
Sign up to be notified by e-mail when the 2017 application cycle opens
Please check with the Financial Aid Office (www.fau.edu/finaid) for more information on these and other sources.
Listed below are some of the commonly used links regarding financial aid:
Students can begin filling out the 2016-2017 online Free Application for Federal
Scholarship Information for Nursing Students
The Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing administers supplemental scholarship support for eligible, fully admitted undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students with financial need. These scholarships are awarded for the Fall and Spring semesters. The application for academic year, AY 2016 - 17 OPENS MAY 16, 2016 AND CLOSES JULY 5, 2016DEADLINE TO APPLY IS JULY 5, 2016
STUDENTS MUST HAVE A CURRENT FAFSA COMPLETED THROUGH THE FAU FINANCIAL AID OFFICE.
Some scholarships provided specifically for nursing students are offered by outside providers. A limited list of scholarship information is given below:
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Partial List of Donors
The Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing is so fortunate to have many donors who support its nursing students. We thank you for your continued support. Below is a partial list of these donors.
STUDENTS: Do not contact these donors individually. The Scholarship Committee awards these scholarships to you, based on each donors requirements. Your one nursing scholarship application is all you need to do.
Palm Healthcare Foundation
Royale Women's Club
Sunshine Volunteers (Delray Medical)
Erwin M. Vasquez MD Scholarship
Mathew Forbes Romer
Tracey Newsum Memorial Fund
Francis Trice and John Albert Childrey Endowment Scholarship
Boca Woods Women's Club
Sally May Shutt
Sarah Bialy Scholarship for Gero Grad
Master Nursing Scholarship Endowed
Hugh and Anny Godsey Scholarship
Esther Saylor Rothenberger Scholarship
Holistic Nursing Practice Scholarship
Essie C. Crain Scholarship FundWilliam and Helen Thomas Nursing Scholarship (Endowment
The Lost Tree Village Foundation Scholarship
Gertrude E. Skelly Scholarship Fund
Daniel & Mary Lou Shepard Scholarship Fund
Helen L. Morley Scholarship Fund for Nursing
Helen K. Persson Scholarship/Good Samaitan Med Ctr
Patricia Delle Fave Nursing Scholarship
D. Burdella Cunningham Scholarship Endowment
Christine E. Lynn Endowed Nursing Assistance
Tom Lewis Memorial Fund - Nursing
Blue Cross Blue Shield Health Scholars
Kathleen Bernardin Scholarship Fund
Karen Shields Nurse Practitioner Scholarship Fund
Rose Gusetta Scholarship Fund (Endowment)
Contessa de Hoernle Scholarship Fund
Additional Scholarship and Grant Information for Nursing Students
AfterCollege/AACN Nursing Scholarship Fund
The AACN/AfterCollege Scholarships support students who are seeking a baccalaureate, masters or doctoral degree in nursing. Eight $2,500 scholarships will be awarded throughout the year.
Please click on the link below to apply:
Please let fellow nursing students know about this opportunity.