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Nurse Faculty Loan Program (NFLP) - The NFLP provides loans to students enrolled in advanced education nursing degree programs who are committed to becoming nurse faculty. In exchange for completing up to four years of post-graduation full-time nurse faculty employment in an accredited school of nursing, the program authorizes cancelation of up to 85% of any such student loan (plus interest thereon).
Applications are available every July. For further information or any specific questions contact the NFLP Project Director, Nancy Morris (508) 856-3661 or

AfterCollege Scholarships: More Information

Johnson & Johnson Nursing Scholarships: More Information

National Healthcare Heroes Grant for Nurses: More Information

Frontline Heroes Nursing Grant: More Information

Nurses Educational Funds, Inc (NEF) scholarship

AACN (American Association of Colleges of Nursing) Student Scholarship & Financial Aid Resources:  More Information

Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Scholarships: More Information

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Mick Huppert Community Health Scholars:  More Information 

CastleBranch Expands Scholarship Support for Nursing Students Through AACN’s Foundation for Academic Nursing: WASHINGTON, DC, March 18, 2021 – The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) is pleased to announce that CastleBranch, Inc., a leading provider of customizable screening and clinical experience solutions for health profession students, has committed $250,000 in new funding to provide scholarships to nursing students in baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral programs. Now under the administration of AACN’s Foundation for Academic Nursing, the Geraldine “Polly” Bednash Scholarship and the CastleBranch-GNSA Scholarship will provide support to 60 promising nursing students through 2025.  The Geraldine “Polly” Bednash Scholarship Program provides $5,000 in funding to outstanding students in baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral programs at AACN member institutions. For more information and to apply, click here.  The CastleBranch-GNSA Scholarship Program awards $2,500 in funding to master’s and doctoral students who are advancing the nursing profession through a commitment to innovation, leadership, and mentoring. For more information and to apply, click here

AfterCollege-AACN Nursing Student Scholarship: $2,500 - Open to currently enrolled students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing. Must be attending an AACN member institution. AfterCollege/AACN $10,000 Scholarship Fund