Scholarships

Find scholarships and fellowships to fund your education

If you are an incoming or current, undergraduate or graduate IU School of Nursing student, you may apply for one of our scholarships by submitting an application and required essay. Scholarship applications are open from December 1 to March 1. During the open period, you can search the scholarships portal using the keyword “nursing” for available scholarships.

For financial need scholarships, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) annually. Deadline to submit your FAFSA can be found at the same link.

Award amounts range from $500 to $10,000 per year, per scholarship.

Browse the list of nursing opportunities below.

How to apply for scholarships

  1. Sign in to the scholarship portal using your IU username and passphrase.
  2. Complete the general scholarship application to be automatically considered for all the scholarship opportunities you’re eligible for.
  3. Find the opportunities you’re looking for by performing a search with keyword nursing or the specific name of the scholarship.
  4. Complete any additional application materials that may be necessary.
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Susan Kay Nevins Scholarship

Bloomington, Fort Wayne, IUPUI
Undergraduate, Graduate

The Susan Kay Nevins Scholarship Fund was established in 1987 by Mr. and Mrs. Leon Nevins in honor of Susan Kay Nevins who received her associates degree in nursing in 1985. The Susan Kay Nevins Scholarship Fund benefits:

    • Nursing undergraduate or graduate student
    • Any campus
    • Recipient shall exhibit the qualities of caring and sharing of self that were demonstrated so well by Susan Kay Nevins.

Sylvia Anderson Taylor Nursing Scholarship

Bloomington, IUPUI
Undergraduate

The Sylvia Anderson Taylor Nursing Scholarship was established in memory of Sylvia Anderson Taylor by Dr. Bernard Taylor. Sylvia was a proud alumna of IU School of Nursing BSN Class of 1963.

 

Tri Chi Nursing Scholarship

Bloomington, Fort Wayne, IUPUI
Undergraduate, Graduate

The Tri Chi Nursing Scholarship was established by the members of the Tri Chi Sorority to link the Tri Chi Sorority's name in perpetuity with Indiana University. This scholarship supports an Indiana resident nursing student.

  • Graduate or undergraduate nursing student
  • State of Indiana resident
  • GPA 3.0 or higher
  • Any IU campus

Veldman Family Nursing Scholarship

Bloomington, IUPUI
Undergraduate

The Veldman Family Nursing Scholarship was established in 2016 by Thomas and Anita Veldman, both proud Indiana University alumni. Thomas is a graduate of the Kelley School of Business, 1976 and Anita is a graduate of the School of Nursing BSN Class of 1979.

  • Undergraduate nursing student
  • IUPUI or Bloomington campus only
  • File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Demonstrate financial need as defined by the U.S. Department of Education's criteria for need-based federal financial aid
  • State of Indiana resident
  • Scholarship is renewable provided the recipient remains in good academic standing

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