External Scholarships for LSN Students

External Scholarships for LSN Students

To learn more about the many financial aid opportunities available to students, the following web sites contain information about scholarships for undergraduate and graduate education at LSN.

  • http://www.discovernursing.com/scholarship_search.aspx: Search engine website provided by Johnson and Johnson Healthcare Systems Inc.
  • www.bhpr.hrsa.gov/nursing/reinvestmentact.htm: Scholarship and loan repayment programs for nursing students and graduates pursuant to Nurse Reinvestment Act of 2002.
  • www.nursingscholarships.com: FastWeb provides access to scholarship database.
  • http://nursingworld.org/nursecareer/edfund.htm: General information on funding your nursing education compiled by the American Nurses Association.
  • www.aacn.nche.edu:  Home page of American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). Specific funding for prospective and current nursing students at:
  • http://aacn.campusrn.com/scholarships/scholarships.asp: Details and application. Scholarship program established in April 2003 by AACN and CampusRN: (especially for RN/BS, CDP and Masters students).
  • www.nursingsociety.org/career/scholarships_opps.html:   List of links provided by Sigma Theta Tau International.
  • www.nysna.org/PROGRAMS/NED/Scholarships.htm: Links to scholarship offerings provided by the NY State Nurses Association.
  • http://featuredreports.monster.com/nursing/education: Review of various nursing scholarship opportunities with links.
  • www.stamhealth.org: A scholarship fund is available from the Stamford Hospital to encourage students to pursue education and careers in Nursing.  Application general information is available at CNRCPIA bulletin board.
  • www.gmsp.org:  The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation established the initiative to encourage and support students to complete college and continue on to earn master’s and doctoral degrees in disciplines in which their ethnic and racial groups are currently underrepresented. 
  • www.roothbertfund.org:  The Roothbert Fund was created in 1958 by Albert and Toni Roothbert to help men and women in need of financial aid to further their education. Grants are averaging $2,000-$3,000.  Application and General information could be found following the website link.
  • www.aamn.org/aamnfoundationscholarships.htm:  The AAMN Foundation is the non-profit entity of AAMN and sponsors scholarships, multiple awards.
  • www.vna.org: Visiting Nurse Association of Central Jersey. Scholarship is open to graduate nursing students in the field of psychiatric/mental health or community health nursing, who are residents of the state of New Jersey.  Application and general information is available at the CNRCPIA bulletin board.  
  • http://www.aacn.nche.edu/Media/Lydia.doc: Lydia’s Professional uniform sponsors BSN scholarships.
  • http://www.minoritynurse.com/financial/scholarships.html#listings: Browse scholarship listings on the Minority Nurse website available only to minority nursing students pursuing undergraduate or graduate education in nursing To view this site please click on the link.
  • www.rwjf.org/cfp/healthpolicyfellows: The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Health Policy Fellows. This fellowship is an outstanding opportunity for exceptional midcareer health professions and behavioral and social scientist with an interest in health care policy. 

Other External Scholarships

  • www.salliemae.com:  Sallie Mae. Plan for college. Applying for Financial Aid information or Federal Student Aid.
  • www.collegenet.com:  Scholarship search engine. From home page, click on “Scholarship Search” and follow instructions.
  • www.scholarships.com:  Free College Scholarship Search & Financial Aid Information.
  • http://www.google.com/search?sourceid=navclient&ie=UTF-8&q=Student+Advantage+Scholarship+Search+%27engine  Student Advantage Scholarship Search Engine through Google.
  • www.srnexpress.com: Scholarship Resource Network.
  • www.ets.org: The Educational Testing Service Network. Financial Aid information for graduate students.
  • www.ed.gov/pubs/collegecosts/cover.html:  “Managing the Price of College” – U.S. Department of Education.
  • www.iie.org/fulbright:  J. William Fulbright Grants (graduate before grant begins).
  • www.act.org/goldwater:  Barry M. Goldwater (sophomores and juniors) for educational and cultural exchange.
  • www.truman.gov: Harry S. Truman Scholarships (primarily for juniors who have community service experience).
  • www.udall.gov: Morris K. Udall Scholarship (primarily for juniors and seniors).
  • www.finaid.org: FinAid, The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid, is the most comprehensive free resource for objective and unbiased information about student financial aid.
  • www.hsf.net:  Hispanic Scholarship Fund (graduate or undergraduate; many other related links here).
  • www.foreignaid.com/foundations: International Donor Directory Online used by nonprofits, students, and universities in the U.S., Canada, Europe and abroad to identify corporations, foundations, and other grant makers that are committed to funding international students.
  • www.beanactuary.org/college/scholarships.cfm:  Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students.
  • http://www.collegenet.com/mach25/app : The Mach25 database contains over 600,000 awards totaling over $1.6 billion. Keyword Search gives you a quick way to narrow down to a particular scholarship or group of scholarships.
  • www.nhmamdfoundation.org: National Hispanic Health Foundation at New York University will be awarding scholarships to New York, New Jersey, and California dentistry, medical, nursing, public health and policy students
  • http://www.nyc.gov/html/dcas/html/resources/mgsp.shtml: Mayor’s Graduate Scholarship Program (MGSP) aids full-time New York City government employees (employed by a City Agency) with undergraduate degrees to study at accredited colleges/universities in the metropolitan area.
  • www.gnyanr.org/ScholarshipProgram.htm:The Greater New York Association of Nurse Recruiters award scholarships to two undergraduate students actively seeking undergraduate nursing degrees. Scholarships are need and merit based.
  • www.chpnycareers.com: Continuum Health Partners, Inc. offers a 6 week Internship
  • www.nahnny.com: Scholarship for Hispanic Nursing students. Based on current academic standing.
  • http://www.edupass.org: An information guide for international students in the US.