Nursing Scholarships

Through the establishment of scholarships and endowments, donors support the efforts of students in the College of Health Sciences. Listed below are several scholarship opportunities for our majors. Students are encouraged to also check with department chairs and program coordinators regarding regional, state and national opportunities.

Scholarship awards are contingent on adequate funding.


Dan & Jan Williams Nursing Scholarship

Approximate Amount: 1000

Eligibility

  • Full time students admitted to the BSN Nursing program
  • Residents of Rowan County, NC or graduates of a high school located in Rowan County, NC

Delia and Marshall Courtney Scholarship

Approximate Amount: 2 scholarships of $1500 each

Eligibility

  • Major in Nursing
  • Good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Financial need
  • Resident of North Carolina

Laura Page Scholarship

Approximate Amount: $500

Eligibility

  • Applicants must be nursing majors. 

Laverne "Mitch" Mitchell Futrell Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Approximate Amount: $1000 (may be divided among multiple students)

Eligibility

  • Available to a full time undergraduate Nursing Major
  • Min. overall GPA 3.0
  • Demonstrate finacial need.

Meme McKensie Brown Memorial Scholarship

Approximate Amount: $500

Eligibility

  • Students who have completed their first semester in the prelicensure B.S.N. program
  • Preference is given to students with documented financial need

Sheltering Home Circle of the King's Daughters and Sons Nursing Scholarship

Approximate Amount: $505

Eligibility

  • Students must maintain a 2.5 GPA 
  • Financial need, although proof of verifiable need is not required
  • Exhibit integrity, moral standards, and service through community and campus involvement to the satisfaction of the scholarship committee
  • Resident of NC, preferably from Durham, Orange, or Wake counties

The Carolie Paulus White Endowed Scholarship

Approximate Amount: $700

Eligibility

  • Nursing Majors
  • Preference will be given to students pursuing a career in nursing administration
  • This scholarship may be renewed

The Hughlene Bostian Frank Endowed Scholarship for Health Sciences and Allied Professions

Approximate Amount: $545

Eligibility

  • Available to full-time nursing students
  • Preference is given to students with good academic standing, financial need and a well-rounded individual with good interpersonal skills and a caring nature, as may be shown by community involvement, personal references, prior employment, or a combination
  • This scholarship may be renewed

The Marcus Edward Archer and Carol Meeks Archer and Family Endowed Memorial Scholarship

Approximate Amount: $1435

Eligibility

  • Nursing Majors
  • Awarded based on financial need and can be renewable


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