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American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Grants and Scholarships
http://www.aanp.org
Provides financial assistance to academy members who wish to pursue graduate study.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)/CampusRN Scholarship Center
http://www.campusrn.com/scholarships/scholarships.asp
AACN and CampusRN has scholarship information on their website and financial aid for nursing students. They offer a $2,500 nursing scholarship to a deserving student every 60 days. In order to assist worthy applicants who are not selected, they have also expanded their online database which lists hundreds of grants and scholarship opportunities.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)
Scholarships and Financial Aid Resources for Nursing Students
http://www.aacn.nche.edu/Education/financialaid.htm
(Last checked 06/25/14)

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)
http://www.aacn.org/
AACN provides a variety of programs and resources to assist members in conducting research projects and using research to shape their practice. Click on Education to find out more about the Professional Advancement Scholarship Program.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Foundation
Research Grants
http://www.aana.com/aanaaffiliates/aanafoundation/Pages/default.aspx
Note: requires membership to access application form.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

American College of Nurse-Midwives
Financing Your Nurse-Midwifery Degree
http://www.midwife.org/Financing-Your-Nurse-Midwifery-Education
(Last checked 06/25/14)

American College of Nurse-Midwives
State Loan Repayment Program
http://www.midwife.org/State-Loan-Repayment-Program
The State Loan Repayment Program (SLRP) is part of the overall strategy of the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to improve access to underserved communities. Loan repayment awards made through this program are funded with a combination of Federal, State, and community funds. Since the program's inception, 38 States have participated, awarding over 1500 loan repayment awards to primary care health professionals.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

American Legion Auxiliary, Michigan
Scholarships
http://www.michalaux.org/
Offers a scholarship for those pursing a career in a medical-related field among others. Candidates shall be children, grandchildren, or great children of veterans eligible for membership in the American Legion. Restricted to Michigan residents attending a Michigan school. Click on scholarships for more information.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

American School Health Association Scholarships
http://www.ashaweb.org/
Deadline : April 1
Look for the scholarship link under ASHA and School Health. ASHA provides financial assistance to students whose academic and professional goals include the health of youth. The Association awards three scholarships of $500 annually, one each to students in these specializations : School Health Education, School Nursing, and Pediatric / Adolescent Medicine or Dentistry.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Association of American Medical Colleges
Database of Loan Repayment/Forgiveness Programs
http://services.aamc.org/fed_loan_pub/index.cfm?fuseaction=public.welcome&CFID=6219040&CFTOKEN=1acfe07-89d03a8c-8e9f-4345-ad2f-fbc6a415606a
There is a great need to improve the distribution, supply, quality, utilization and efficiency of health personnel in underserved areas. The AAMC database lists financial aid programs, scholarships, fellowships, grants, awards and other incentives to attract and retain health care workers.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN)
Scholarship FAQs
http://www.aorn.org/Tertiary.aspx?id=21264&terms=scholarship#axzz29kQ0NkcC
(1) Scholarship Program : The AORN Foundation Scholarship Program offers financial support to students enrolled in nursing schools and to perioperative nurses pursuing bachelors, masters, or doctoral degrees. With the critical nursing shortage and the cost of higher education, the AORN Foundation Board of Trustees knows it is of the utmost importance to fund scholarships for students pursuing careers in nursing and for nurses advancing their professional careers.
(2) Educational Grants : Complex patient needs, new advances in technology, and economic pressures are driving the need for more education. Nurses need innovative continuing education programs to maintain competency and to ensure safe and high-quality patient care. The AORN Foundation is committed to provide continuing education grant funds to meet these needs.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Association of Rehabilitation Nursing
Scholarship Program
http://www.rehabnurse.org/awards/content/Scholarships.html
ARN offers a number of opportunities each year, including a Nurses in Washington Internship (NIWI), a BSN Scholarship ($1500) for nurses working toward a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree, a graduate Scholarship ($1,500) for nurses working toward a Masterís of Science in Nursing (MSN) or a doctorate degree in nursing (PhD, DNP, or DNS/DNSc), and a Mary Ann Mikulic Scholarship covering one full tuition scholarship for the Professional Rehabilitation Nursing Online Course. Application information for the scholarship usually appears on the web site in January of each year.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Battle Creek Community Foundation
Nursing Scholarships
http://www.bccfoundation.org/scholarship-finder
Use this search engine to identify scholarships for residents of the Battle Creek Community Foundation service area.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation
http://www.bcbsm.com/foundation/
The BCBSM Foundation has committed $500,000, over two years, to support research and demonstration and evaluation projects that will reduce the nursing shortage and attract and retain nurse faculty at Michigan colleges and universities. The program will also provide support for attracting and supporting nursing students in Michigan nurse-training programs.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

DiscoverNursing.com Scholarship Listings
http://www.discovernursing.com/scholarships#no-filters
Johnson and Johnson provides this directory of 363 nursing scholarships.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Drexel University's College of Nursing and Health Professions
Bayada Award for Technological Innovation in Nursing Education and Practice
http://www.drexel.edu/cnhp/newsEvents/events/BayadaAwards/
Deadline : May 2
A new future of nursing practice is on the horizon, driven by surging demand, workforce shortages and technological innovation. Now, more than ever, nursing educators who must prepare students for the changing workplace, and nurses who must meet the challenges of patient care must create and adopt new technology. Drexel University's College of Nursing and Health Professions has a tradition of innovation. Recognizing the importance of advanced technology into nursing, in 2004 Drexel initiated the Bayada Award for Technological Innovation in Nursing Education and Practice.
THE GOAL: to reward and recognize the lasting and vital contributions of nurses through their use of technology.
THE AWARDS: Two $10,000 Cash Prizes. One $10,000 prize was awarded to a nursing educator or a practicing nurse whose innovation leads to improved nursing education and student outcomes. One $10,000 prize was given to a nurse educator or practicing nurse whose innovation leads to improved patient care and patient care outcomes.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Eight and Forty Lung and Respiratory Disease Nursing Scholarship Fund
http://www.legion.org/scholarships/5480/nurse-scholarship-applications-available-feb-1
Deadline: May 15 and awards announced on July 1
Established to assist registered nurses (RN) with advanced preparation for positions in supervision, administration or teaching. Students are to have prospects of being employed in specific positions in hospitals, clinics or health departments on completion of their education and the position must have a full-time and direct relationship to pediatric lung and respiratory control. Applicants must hold a current Registered Nurse license. Scholarship awards are $3,000 each. Full details may be secured from the local Eight and Forty Scholarship Chairman or The American Legion, Attn: Eight and Forty Scholarships, PO Box 1055, Indianapolis, IN 46206.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) Foundation
Research and Scholarship Opportunities
http://www.ena.org/foundation/grants/Pages/default.aspx
Deadline : June 1
Provide scholarships as well as research support in the area of emergency nursing.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

ExceptionalNurse.com Scholarships for Nurses With Disabilities
http://www.exceptionalnurse.com/scholarship.php
Scholarships designated for students with disabilities are quite limited. Students are urged to pursue scholarships related to disability as well as those with criteria other than disability. Some nursing students with disabilities may be eligible for Social Security benefits or vocational rehabilitation services. The web pages in this entry provide information about scholarship opportunities, Social Security benefits, Vocational Rehabilitation Programs and information from the Internal Revenue Service for people with disabilities.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Gerontological Society of America
Careers in Aging:
Funding Sources for Students, Post-Docs, Faculty, and Researchers
http://www.careersinaging.com/careersinaging/funding_streams.html
Provides financial assistance to nursing and other students working on a graduate degree in gerontology.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Johnson & Johnson Discover Nursing Scholarship Search
http://www.discovernursing.com/nursing-scholarship-search
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Lapeer County Community Foundation
Hazel Simms Scholarship
http://www.lapeercountycommunityfoundation.org/Scholarships.htm
The Hazel Simms Scholarship Trust provides nursing scholarships for deserving students who are current residents of Almont, Dryden, Imlay, Lakeville, Lapeer or North Branch school districts. The purpose of the trust is to promote and foster the education of persons accepted by registered nursing programs and registered nurses accepted into bachelor of science nursing programs in Michigan. The scholarship may be used to pay tuition and textbook expenses. Scholarship applicants must have completed one year or more of college and have been accepted into a nursing program to be eligible. For more information or an application, call the Community Foundation of Greater Flint at (810) 664-0691 or the Lapeer County Intermediate School District at (810) 664-5917.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital of Grand Rapids
Minority Scholarship Program
http://www.maryfreebed.com/Jobs/Minority-Scholarship-Program
Deadline : March 31
The Mary Free Bed Guild, established in 1891, is a non-profit organization that owns Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital. In 2002, the Mary Free Bed Guild created the Minority Scholarship Program for minority students pursuing degrees in nursing or rehabilitation therapy programs. An individual is eligible to apply for a one-year scholarship for education-related expenses if he or she meets the established criteria. The scholarship amounts will vary depending on individual needs.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Michigan Department of Community Health
Student Loan Repayment Program
http://www.michigan.gov/mdch/0,1607,7-132-2945_40012---,00.html
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Michigan League for Nursing
Student Scholarship
http://www.michleaguenursing.org
Deadline date: January 31
The Michigan League for Nursing (MLN) and the Michigan Council of Nursing Education Administrators are offering a maximum of four $500 scholarships in 2008. In order to be considered for an award, a candidate must be currently enrolled in a licensed practical nurse, associate degree or bachelors degree nursing education program, and must have successfully completed at least one nursing course with a clinical component. Successful completion is defined as a grade of a "C" or better.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Michigan Nursing Students Association (MNSA)
Scholarship Search
http://tinyurl.com/cowvce
web link
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Michigan State University
College of Nursing Funding Information
http://nursing.msu.edu/BSN%20Programs/Funding.htm
(Last checked 06/25/14)

MinorityNurse.Com Scholarship Listings
http://www.minoritynurse.com/scholarships
Provides an extensive list of nursing scholarships.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Muskegon County Medical Society Alliance Scholarship
http://www.cffmc.org/receive/grant-funding-sources
MCMSA'a scholarships are available to students enrolled in one of the medical science related fields such as pre-medicine, medical schools, nursing, physical therapy, etc. In order to eligible for consideration the applicant must meet the following conditions:
(1) Legal residency in Muskegon County.
(2) A cummulative GPA of 3.2
(3) Current enrollment in medical/health science field.
The scholarship is administered by the Community Foundation for Muskegon County.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN)
Scholarships and Awards
http://www.nahnnet.org/NAHNScholarships.html
Application deadline : March 14
These $1000 scholarships are presented to NAHN members enrolled in associate, diploma, baccalaureate, graduate or practical/vocational nursing programs. Selection of recipients is based on current academic standing. Scholarship award recipients are a select group of Hispanic students who demonstrate promise of future professional contributions to the nursing profession and who have the potential to act as role models for other aspiring nursing students. To qualify for the scholarship award, the applicant must be a current member of NAHN, currently enrolled in a school of nursing and be a United States citizen or legal resident of the United States. The number of scholarships offered is dependent upon funding availability.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates and Practitioners (NAPNAP) Foundation, Inc.
Grants and Scholarships
http://www.napnap.org/aboutUs/AwardsOpportunities/NAPNAPFoundationGrantsScholarships.aspx
The mission of the NAPNAP Foundation is to support the improvement of the quality of life for children and their families by awarding and administering funds for advanced practice pediatric nursing research, education, clinical projects and special initiatives. Current opportunities include: Nursing Research Grant, Graduate Student Research Grant, Wyeth Immunization Grant, Elaine Gelman Scholarship, McNeil Grant-in-Aid, McNeil PNP Student Scholarship, and McNeil Rural Scholarship.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

National Black Nurses Association, Inc.
http://www.nbna.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=74&Itemid=133
These awards from $500-$2,000 are for Black students currentlly enrolled in a nursing program and in good scholarstic standing at time of application; must submit nursing school transcript, two letters of recommendation and written essay; applicants must also be members of the NBNA and of a local NBNA chapter if one exists in their area; participation in student nursing activities and involvement in the Black community are weighed heavily.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

National League for Nursing Education
http://www.nlnfoundation.org/
The National League for Nursing (NLN) is proud of its continuing alliance with the National Student Nurses' Foundation, the Johnson & Johnson Company's (J & J) Campaign for Nursing's Future, and selected local communities to award scholarships that support the preparation of nurse educators and scholars for faculty roles. The Promise of Nursing Regional Faculty Scholarship Program is designed to address the nursing shortage and expand the number of faculty prepared to teach in pre-licensure nursing programs.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

National Society : Daughters of the American Revolution
Nursing Scholarships
http://www.dar.org/natsociety/edout_scholar.cfm#general
The NSDAR awards the following scholarships through the DAR Scholarship Committee. Scholarships are awarded without regard to race, religion, sex or national origin. All four-year, or more, scholarships must be for consecutive years and are renewable only upon review and approval of annual transcript by respective NSDAR Chairman. All applicants must be citizens of the United States and attend an accredited college or university in the United States. The ONLY exception is the American Indian Scholarship which is also available for vocational training. All applicants must be sponsored by a local DAR Chapter.
(1) Nursing School Scholarships : one time awards of $500. It is only necessary to submit one application for consideration for any award in this group or for the Madeline Picket Halbert Cogswell Nursing Scholarship listed under Special Scholarships.
(2) Caroline E. Holt Nursing Scholarship : awarded to students who are in financial need and are accepted and enrolled into an accredited school of nursing. Deadlines: Feb. 15 and Aug. 15
(3) Mildred Nutting Nursing Scholarship : awarded to students who have been accepted or are currently enrolled in an accredited school of nursing. Preference will be given to candidates from the greater Lowell, MA area. Deadlines : Feb. 15 and Aug. 15
(4) Madeline Pickett (Halbert) Cogswell Nursing Scholarship: The Madeline Pickett (Halbert) Cogswell Nursing Scholarship is awarded to students who are accepted or enrolled in an accredited school of nursing. Applicants must be members, descendents of members or eligible for membership in NSDAR. DAR Member Number must be on the Application. This is a one time award of $500. Deadlines: February 15 and August 15.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

National Student Nurses Association Foundation Scholarships
http://www.nsna.org/FoundationScholarships.aspx
Deadline : January 13
The Foundation of the National Student Nurses Association (FNSNA) was created in 1969 to honor Frances Tompkins, the Association's first Executive Director. Organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes, the Foundation awards scholarships to qualified nursing students. Contributions to the FNSNA are tax-deductible. Since 1974, the FNSNA has awarded over $2 million dollars in scholarships to undergraduate nursing students. The Foundation is organized as a 501 (C) (3) charitable foundation.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

New Look Laser Tattoo Removal Scholarship
http://www.newlookhouston.com/New_Look_Scholarship.html
Deadline: Scholarships will be awarded twice per year. Fall Scholarship applications must be postmarked by June 30, 2009 and will be awarded on July 31, 2009. Spring Scholarship applications must be postmarked by November 30, 2009 and will be awarded December 31, 2009.
$1,000 merit-based scholarships for students pursuing higher education with an emphasis in one of the following fields: nursing, medicine, natural or applied sciences, or engineering. New Look Laser Tattoo Removal is the leading provider of laser tattoo removal in the United States and seeks to make educational opportunities available to those committed to study of subjects that have advanced the field of laser tattoo removal whether through research and development or clinical practice. Eligibility: US citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university in Fall 2009 or Spring of 2010. A short essay is required.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Norman Kagan Endowed Scholarship in Graduate and Professional Studies
http://scholendow.ais.msu.edu/student/ScholDetail.asp?Schol_ID=444
The $2000 award is intended to honor and encourage MSU graduate and professional students in research and studies of interpersonal relations, particularly therapeutic relationships such as health provider/patient and counselor/client relationships. Students enrolled in the following colleges are eligible: College of Education, College of Human Medicine, College of Osteopathic Medicine, College of Nursing, and College of Social Science.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation
Scholarships and Awards
http://www.nphealthcarefoundation.org/programs/scholarships.html
Deadline : November 15
NPHF has 2 scholarships and 8 awards available this year.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

NursesHouse.org
http://www.nurseshouse.org/
Nurses House, a 501 (c) (3) organization, provides short-term financial assistance to nurses in need as a result of illness, injury, or disability.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Nursing Education Loan Repayment Program
http://www.hrsa.gov/loanscholarships/repayment/nursing/
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Nursing Explorer
Nursing Scholarships
http://www.nursingexplorer.com/scholarships
This is a searchable scholarship database created specifically for nursing students. The scholarship listed here are provided by various nursing associations, educational institutions, foundations, for-profit/non-profit organizations, etc. These are relatively non-competitive scholarships compared to non-major specific scholarships. In addition to being nursing specific, some scholarships give preference to minority, veteran and disabled students. So there is a good chance that you may find some money here. Good luck!
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Nursing Research Grants from the National Institutes of Health
http://www.nih.gov/grants/guide/index.html
Use the search engine to identify past and current funding opportunities.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Nursing Student Loans
http://www.hrsa.gov/loanscholarships/loans/nursing.html
The Nursing Student Loan program provides long-term, low-interest rate loans to full-time and half-time financially needy students pursuing a course of study leading to a diploma, associate, baccalaureate or graduate degree in nursing.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Oncology Nursing Society
ONS Foundation Scholarships
http://www.ons.org/
Visit the Student Virtual Community section (under I want to find) for information on scholarship opportunities.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Resources for Nurses and Families: Grant Information
http://pegasus.cc.ucf.edu/~wink/grant.html
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program
http://www.newcareersinnursing.org/
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) has joined with the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) to create the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation New Careers in Nursing, a scholarship program to help alleviate the nursing shortage and increase the diversity of nursing professionals. Through grants to schools of nursing, the program will provide scholarships to college graduates without nursing degrees who have been admitted into accelerated baccalaureate and master's nursing programs.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Scholarships, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Awards in Medical Fields
http://scholarships.fatomei.com/medicine.html
Covers medicine, dentistry, ophthalmology, optometry, pharmacology, public health, nursing, veterinary science. A compilation of resources by Francisco Alberto Tomei Torres, Ph.D.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Sigma Theta Tau International
Research Grants
http://www.nursingsociety.org/Foundation/Whatwedo/Pages/Whatwedo.aspx
In 1936, Sigma Theta Tau International funded the first nursing research grant in the United States. Now the Foundation, in collaboration with grant partners and donations from STTI members and friends of nursing, provides more than US $100,000 annually from the research permanent fund in research grants to nurses around the world. To encourage the advancement of nursing through research around the globe, the Foundationís Research Permanent Fund provides funding for small and collaborative research grants.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Sparrow Clinton Memorial Hospital Foundation
Whyman Health Careers Scholarship
http://www.sparrow.org/whymanscholarship
Deadline: April 1
As a result of a generous bequest made by the Whymans, an endowment fund was established in 1986, offering the possibility of a scholarship to those Clinton County residents pursuing an education in a health-related field. Since that time, the community has generously donated funds to enhance the scholarship program. To date, 136 students have received Whyman scholarships. Applications and guidelines have been sent to all Clinton County public and private high schools in addition to adult education programs. Any Clinton County resident wishing to pursue a career in a health-related field is encouraged to apply. High school students may pick up applications from their counselor's office.
(Last checked 10/14/10)

Tylenol Health Education Scholarships
http://tylenolscholarship.com/
Deadline: May 15
$250,000 in scholarships to students pursuing healthcare-related education at an accredited institution.will be available this year, including ten $10,000 and thirty $5,000 grants.Complete guidelines and applications are available at the Tylenol Web site.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

University of Michigan
School of Nursing
Sources of Aid
http://www.nursing.umich.edu/admissions/financial-aid/sources-aid
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Beaumont Health System
Nursing Education Support
http://www.beaumont.edu/nursing-education
Educational assistance is available to employees pursuing direct clinical patient care health professional degree programs, seminars, conferences, and clinical technical certification up to $2000 per year.
(Last checked 06/25/14)


Databases

SciVal Funding
http://www.funding.scival.com.proxy2.cl.msu.edu/home
http://www.funding.scival.com.proxy2.cl.msu.edu/search?preSearch
Provides access to a searchable database of more than 12,000 active opportunities, 2.25M awards (back to 2004), and 4500 funding bodies. Geographic coverage is strongest for the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, European Commission, Australia, Ireland, Singapore, India, South Africa, and New Zealand. At present academic discipline coverage is strongest in the sciences and business; hopefully it will beef up funding information in the arts, humanities, and social sciences as time goes by.
For more information see Frequently Asked Questions: MSU Scholars (SciVal Experts/SciVal Funding)
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Foundation Grants to Individuals Online (Main Library Access Only)
http://gtionline.fdncenter.org/ipl.php
Includes descriptions of more than 6,000 foundations and public charities that fund individual grantseekers, and is searchable by nine different criteria. Records provide contact information, financial data, application information, and program descriptions, with links to more than 500 foundation Web sites. Updated quarterly.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

GrantSelect
http://ezproxy.msu.edu:2047/login?url=http://www.grantselect.com/access
An extensive online grants database owned and operated by Schoolhouse Partners, and it contains more than 16,000 funding opportunities provided by more than 5,100 unique sponsoring organizations. Also provides a selection of funding news.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

MSU Scholarship Search
http://scholendow2.ais.msu.edu/Student/ScholSearch.asp
MSU offers a wide variety of scholarships, some of which have criteria which severely limit the number of students who might be eligible for the scholarship, while others have much broader criteria. This facility should help you find those MSU scholarships for which you might be eligible. You can search either by unit (College/Department) within the University or by criteria such as major/specialization, Michigan county of permanent residence, high school, or study abroad.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

Cornell University
Graduate School Fellowships Database
http://www.gradschool.cornell.edu/fellowships
(Last checked 06/25/14)

DiscoverNursing.Com Scholarship Search
http://www.discovernursing.com/scholarship_search.aspx
This site, posted by Johnson and Johnson Health Care Systems, currently lists 265 funding opportunities for nurses.
(Last checked 06/25/14)

FastWeb
http://www.fastweb.com/.
If you have access to the world wide web and are willing to fill in the online forms, this service promises a free customized list of financial aid sources. FastWeb is actually a searchable database of more than 400,000 private sector scholarships, fellowships, grants, and loans from more than 3,000 sources for all levels of higher education. First-time visitors have to register (first and last name and a user ID), then complete a profile, including background and fields of study. Registrants then receive a list of all currently relevant funding sources. The registration information is stored and can be used on subsequent visits. The entire sign-up process, and delivery of available funding sources, can be a bit tedious: about five to twenty minutes, depending on the connection speed. Approximately 500 new scholarships are added to the database daily, so registrants can stay current. Provided courtesy of Financial Aid Information Page and Student Services, Inc. created by Mark Kantrowitz and sponsored by the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators.
(Last checked 06/25/14)


Books

The books mentioned on this page are available for public use in the Michigan State University Libraries. If you are unable to visit our library, consider visiting a Foundation Center Cooperating Collection in your home state or a local public library in your home town. If the books are not available there, ask about interlibrary loan or visit a local bookstore to find out whether they can be purchased.

How To Pay For Your Degree in Nursing
El Dorado Hills, CA : Reference Service Press, biennial. Funding Center (1 East) RT79 .R76
2011/2013 available.
The U.S. Department of Labor estimates that 2.5 million nurses will be needed in the first part of the 21st century. Hundreds of financial aid programs, representing millions of dollars, are available to help students prepare for these jobs, as well as to help nurses already in the field fund their professional or research activities. In the past, coverage of these programs has been selective and incomplete. Now, with the ongoing publication of RSP Funding for Nursing Students and Nurses, that has all changed. Here, in one place, you can find out about more than 800 funding programs set aside specifically to support study, research, creative activities, past accomplishments, future projects, travel conference attendance, professional development, and work experience for: (1)Nursing students, from associate degree and diploma through Ph.D. and (2)Nurses in the field, from L.P.N.s to postdoctoral educators. All areas of nursing are covered, ranging from general practice to administration, anesthesiology, critical care, emergency, holistic health, long-term care, midwifery, nephrology, occupational health, oncology, operating room, orthopedic, pediatric, psychiatric, rehabilitative, school health, and many others.

Money for Graduate Students in the Health Sciences. El Dorado Hills, Calif. : Reference Service Press, biennial. Funding Center (1 East) LB2337.2 .M6532
2010/2012 available
Lists fellowships, grants, and awards open to students interested in working on a master's, professional, or doctoral degree in: Dentistry, Genetics, Medicine, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacology, other related health fields. Targets programs that offer at least $1,000 per year to each recipient (and many go way beyond that, awarding full tuition or $30,000+ to graduate students annually), knowing that not one dollar of that will need to be repaid (provided, of course, that stated requirements are met)!

RSP Funding for Nursing Students and Nurses. Gail Ann Schlachter and R. David Weber. El Dorado Hills, Ca. : Reference Service Press. Biennial. Funding Center (1 East) RT79 .R76
2006/2008 edition available.
The U.S. Department of Labor estimates that 2.5 million nurses will be needed in the first part of the 21st century. Hundreds of financial aid programs, representing millions of dollars, are available to help students prepare for these jobs, as well as to help nurses already in the field fund their professional or research activities. In the past, coverage of these programs has been selective and incomplete. Now, with the ongoing publication of RSP Funding for Nursing Students and Nurses, that has all changed. Here, in one place, you can find out about more than 500 funding programs set aside specifically to support study, research, creative activities, past accomplishments, future projects, travel conference attendance, professional development, and work experience for: (1)Nursing students, from associate degree and diploma through Ph.D. and (2)Nurses in the field, from L.P.N.s to postdoctoral educators. All areas of nursing are covered, ranging from general practice to administration, anesthesiology, critical care, emergency, holistic health, long-term care, midwifery, nephrology, occupational health, oncology, operating room, orthopedic, pediatric, psychiatric, rehabilitative, school health, and many others.

Annual Register of Grant Support
Wilmette, Ill. : National Register Publishing Co., annual. Funding Center (1 East) LB2336 .A7
Includes information on programs sponsored by government agencies, public and private foundations, educational and professional associations, special interest organizations and corporations. Covers a broad range of interests including academic and scientific research, publication support, equipment and construction support, in-service training, competitions and prizes, and travel and exchange programs. Organized by broad subject areas with four indexes: subject, organization and program, geographic and personnel.

Directory of Research Grants
Phoenix, Ariz. : The Oryx Press, annual. Funding Center (1 East) LB2338 .D5
An annual print version of the Grants Database. Contains information about grants and fellowships available for research projects from federal and state governments, private foundations, professional organizations, and corporations. List grants programs by specific funding areas; indexed by sponsoring organization and grant name.

Foundation Grants to Individuals
New York, N.Y. : Foundation Center, biennial. Funding Center (1 East) LB2336 .F6
The most comprehensive listing available of private foundations which provide financial assistance to individuals. The foundations described have made grants to students, artists, scholars, foreign individuals, minorities, musicians, scientists and writers for scholarships, fellowships, student loans, internships, residencies, arts and cultural projects, medical and emergency assistance, residencies and travel programs.

The Grants Register
New York, N.Y. : St. Martin's Press, annual. Funding Center (1 East) LB2338 .G7
The complete guide to postgraduate funding worldwide.


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Clinton Area Care Center Nursing Scholarships
Deadline: April 1
Clinton County (Michigan) high school students pursuing a career in nursing may qualify for a $1000 scholarship, courtesy of the Harold Benson Fund or the Jeanne Rand Scholarship Fund. For a complete list of selection requirements or an application packet, contact Hazel I. Findlay Country Manor receptionist Sue Strahle at (989) 224-8936. or send a letter to the Scholarship Committee, Clinton Area Care Center Inc., 1101 S. Scott Road, St. Johns, MI 48879. Source : Lansing State Journal, March 8, 2009.

 

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