Undergraduate College of Nursing Scholarships
The Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing receives funding for several Nursing scholarships awarded for Fall and Spring semesters. The amount awarded is based on the "need" of the student as determined by the FAFSA. Please note that applicants must complete both the FAFSA and the College of Nursing applications to be considered for awards.
The application for academic year, AY 2016 - 17 will open May 16 and end July 5, 2016
This application is also used for the Palm Healthcare Foundation Scholarships. Be sure to indicate on your application if you are interested in Palm Health Care scholarships. Additionally, indicate if you are planning to specifically work with children and/or the elderly populations. Scholarships, such as The Matthew Forbes Romer Foundation fund students who plan on working with children.
2016-2017 FAFSA Application Is Available!Students can begin filling out the 2016-2017 online Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) beginning January 1, 2016. The FAU priority deadline is March 1, 2016. All applications received after this date will be reviewed in order of receipt. When filling out the application, make sure to complete the planned housing code (on Step 6, Housing Plan, on your FAFSA form) with your appropriate housing status, since leaving this section blank could result in underfunding
Other Scholarship Opportunities
- The Gerrie Helwig Scholarship (Seniors, or students who have completed two full semesters in the BSN program, may be eligible)
Palm Healthcare Scholarships
|Name||Palm Healthcare Foundation Scholarship|
Scholarships from Palm Healthcare Foundation are made by:
(Administered through FAU, Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing: http://nursing.fau.edu/scholarapp/ )
|General Information||For Palm Beach residents and full-time undergraduate students in nursing (12 credits): Palm Healthcare Foundation Scholarship is for tuition, fees, books and lab fees. The Palm Healthcare Foundation offers many scholarship and grant opportunities. Link into the web site for more information and to download scholarship and grant applications.|