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AARP Foundation Women's Scholarship Program
Deadline: March 30
Amount: $500 - $5,000
Requirements: Must be female, low income, over 50, and enrolled in an undergraduate program.
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Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses
Deadline: May 15
Amount: $1,000
Requirements: Must be a member of AMSN for 1 year prior to application. Eligible programs include RN-BS, Masters, and Doctoral.
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Aftercollege/AACN Scholarship
Deadline: four times per year (January, April, July and October)
Amount: $2,500
Requirements: Nursing students enrolled in a baccalaureate, master's or doctoral degree program in nursing with a GPA of 3.25 or higher.
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America Assembly for Men in Nursing
Deadline: September
Amount: $500
Requirements: Pre-licensure male undergraduate student.
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American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Foundation
Deadline: September
Amount: $2,500 - $5,000
Requirements: Masters or doctoral students in nursing. Must be an AANP member. Several opportunities available.
More information: http://www.aanp-foundation.org/


Army Nurse Corps Association

Deadline: March 31
Amount: $3,000
Requirements: Nursing students (all levels) who have, or plan to serve, with the US Army and are not already funded by the US Army. Also eligible are students whose parents, spouse, or children have served in the US Army.
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Asian Pacific Community Fund
Deadline: October 31
Amount: $1,000
Requirements: Third year undergraduate college students enrolled full-time with a cumulative GPA of a 3.0.
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Asian Women in Business Scholarship
Deadline: August

Requirements: Female students of Asian ancestry enrolled full-time at the undergraduate level. Must show a leadership role in a community endeavor and/or a record of entrepreneurial achievement.
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Cherokee Uniforms - A Nurse I am Scholarship
Deadline: March 1
Amount: $2,000
Requirements: For undergraduate students. Applicants need to watch the film "A Nurse I am" and respond to an essay prompt.
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Diversitynursing.com Scholarship
Deadline: April 30
Amount: $5,000
Requirements: Register for a job seeker account with diversity nursing, must be enrolled in an accredited SON, and must be a US citizen.
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Ford Family Scholars Program
Deadline: March 1
Amount: 90% of unmet need (up to $25,000/year)
Requirements: Need based scholarship for Oregon residents (or Siskiyou County), enrolled full-time in an on-campus undergraduate.
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Ford Opportunity Scholarship Program
Deadline: March 1
Amount: 90% of unmet need (up to $25,000/year)
Requirements: This is a need-based scholarship and the intention of this scholarship is to assist single parents who do not have the support of a domestic partner. Must be a single parent with custody of dependent, Oregon resident (or Siskiyou County).
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Ford ReStart Scholarship
Deadline: March 1
Amount: 90% of unmet need (up to $25,000 a year)
Requirements: Need based scholarship for Oregon residents (or Siskiyou Couty), enrolled full-time in an on-campus undergraduate program. Restricted to students over 25 years of age without a prior degree.
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Gallagher Koster Health Careers Scholarship
Deadline: May 18
Amount: 5,000
Requirements: Full-time undergraduate nursing student in junior or senior year, minimum 3.0 GPA.
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Go Red Multicultural Scholarship Fund
Deadline: November 30
Amount: $2,500
Requirements: Female of Hispanic, African-American, Asian/Pacific Islander or American Indian/Alaskan Native Heritage in freshman or sophomore year.
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Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber
Deadline: January 28
Amount: $1,000 - $5,000
Requirements: Applicant must be of Hispanic ancestry, residing in Oregon or Clark County, Wa. Open to undergraduate and graduate students with at least a 3.0 GPA.
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Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association Education Scholarship
Deadline: June 1
Amount: $500
Requirements: Must be a member of HPNA providing end-of-life care and completed at least one term of nursing school. Open to undergraduate and graduate students.
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HRSA Nursing Scholarship Program
Deadline: June 1
Amount: Full cost of attendance plus stipend.
Requirements: Students enrolled at the BS or MN level who agree to work for at least two years after graduation at a facility with a critical shortage of nurses. Preference is given to students with zero EFC as indicated on their FAFSA.
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Hurst Review/AACN Scholarship Program
Deadline: January 31 & July 1
Amount: $2,500
Requirements: Must be an undergraduate student.
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Leo Adler Scholarship
Deadline: April 1
Amount: varies
Requirements: Students must be graduates of North Powder High School or have graduated from a high school in Baker County, Oregon. must be enrolled full-time with a minimum of 2.0 GPA.
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March of Dimes Graduate Scholarship
Deadline: January 16
Amount: $5,000
Requirements: Current RN, enrolled in grad program for maternal/child nursing, and member of ACNM, AWHONN, or NANN.

Mary Opal Wolanin Scholarship - National Gerontological Nursing Association
Deadline: June 1
Amount: $500
Requirements: Applicants must intend to work in a gerontology/geriatric setting after graduation. Available to undergraduate and graduate students.
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Minority Fellowship Program

Requirements: For nurses who are interested in a career that focuses on the prevention and treatment of mental illness and substance abuse.

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Minority Nurse Scholarship Program
Deadline: February 1
Amount: $1,00,-$3,000
Requirements: 3rd or 4th year in undergraduate nursing program or any stage in Accelerated BS nursing program, racial or ethnic minority, minimum of 3.0 GPA

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National American Arab Nurses Association Scholarship
Deadline: June 1
Amount: $500 - 1,000
Requirements: Member of NAANA and enrolled in a nursing program (BS, RN-BS, or Master's) with at least a 3.5 GPA.
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National Association of Hispanic Nurses

Deadline: Check website
Amount: $1,000 - 5,000
Requirements: Applicants must be a NAHN member for at least 6 months prior to submission deadline.
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Nurse Practitioner Health care Foundation
Deadline: November
Amount: $1,000 - 5,000
Requirements: Open to nursing graduate students enrolled in a variety of programs.
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Nurses Education funds, Inc.
Deadline: March 1
Amount: Varies
Requirements: Restricted to Masters and Doctoral students who have completed at least one term of study. There is a $20 fee for this scholarship.
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Oregon Health Care Foundation
Deadline: October
Amount: $500
Requirements: Open to nursing students at all levels committed to long-term care.
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Oregon Nurses Foundation - Centennial Education Scholarship
Deadline: Four times per year (September, December, March, June)
Amount: $1,000
Requirements: For students accepted into or currently enrolled in an undergraduate nursing program within the state of Oregon. Students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0
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Pride Foundation
Deadline: January 31
Amount: $1,000
Requirements: Available to students at all levels who are involved with the LBGTQ community. Opportunities for straight ally or questioning students, as well as students with LGBT parents.
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Senior Care Scholarship Contest
Deadline: April 30, 2014
Amount: $1,000
Requirements: Check application information for details.
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Southern Oregon Latino Scholarship Fund
Deadline: April
Amount: Varies
Requirements: Must be a resident of Jackson, Josephine or Klamath counties and be of Latino heritage, seeking first academic degree, minimum GPA of 3.0.
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Tylenol future Care Scholarship

Deadline: May
Amount: $5,000 - $10,000
Requirements: Must have completed at least one year of coursework with at least one year remaining. Available to undergraduate and graduate students.
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