In order to qualify for the scholarships listed below, the applicant must be officially admitted to the School of Nursing.
Allen Blunk Scholarship
Criteria: Good academic standing.
American Indian Nursing Scholarship
Criteria This is for St Michaels enrolled Native American students who intend on working within the Native American communities after completion of their BSN.
- A GPA of 2.75 and passing grades during previous term
- Financial need
Arizona Hazlewood Memorial Scholarship
Criteria: Must be a nursing major at Northern Arizona
University. The scholarship was established by a bequest of Arizona Hazlewood,
a long-time resident of Globe, Arizona, and friend of Northern Arizona
University alumna Marie Hachtel.
Army ROTC Scholarship
Army ROTC offers a unique opportunity to gain practical
experience while you receive financial assistance for college. If you are
currently seeking a nursing degree—either already accepted or in a pre-nursing
program—you may be eligible for a two to four year Army ROTC Nursing
Barbara Cline Nursing Fund
Criteria: Dedicated and deserving undergraduate or graduate
Northern Arizona University student accepted by the School of Nursing who has
done one or more of the following:
- acquired mature judgment
- held jobs after high school
- become divorced
- worked as nurses’ aide and wishes to continue
- high morals and ideals of service
Betty Jean Laman Memorial Scholarship
Criteria: Must be a deserving nursing student who has
successfully completed the first year of the nursing program at the time this
scholarship is received. The scholarship was established in memory of Betty
Jean Laman by her family and friends.
Eleanor Joan Kellis Memorial Scholarship
Criteria: Deserving nursing student, to be decided by the
School of Nursing scholarship committee in coordination with the NAU Financial
Aid Office. No specific criteria.
Holly Hart and Josh Randall Vande Veegate Nursing Scholarship
Criteria: Must be a junior or senior nursing student at the
time scholarship is received. Memorial established for Holly Hart Vande
Veegaete and her son, both of whom died in an automobile accident.
March of Dimes Scholarship
Criteria: Applicant must show:
- dedication to mother-infant nursing
- belief in prevention of disease through
- support of the polio vaccine
Marge Maston Scholarship
Criteria: For a full-time nursing student (12 credit hours
or more) in good standing. Marge Maston wants to encourage others to follow the
example of the nurses who work so selflessly and tirelessly to help others in
times of great need.
Army Nurse Corps Association Scholarship Program
Minimum 3.0 GPA
Compassion in Nursing
- Full-time undergraduate junior or senior in the BSN program at NAU
- Maintains a GPA of 3.0
- Demonstrates financial need
- Preference given to a student with an interest in oncology
Lisa Sechrist Lipke Nursing Scholarship
Criteria: Applicant must
- be enrolled as a
full-time undergraduate junior or senior in the BSN program
- maintain a grade
point average of 3.0
- be an Arizona
Martha V. Chapman Scholarship
Criteria: Must be a full-time nursing student with a GPA of
3.0 or better.
The Peaks Senior Living Community RN to BSN
- Must be a registered nurse and returning to NAU for their BS in nursing.
- Enrolled full-time at NAU
- Maintains a 3.0 GPA
Ruth E. Nicolls Memorial Nursing Scholarship
- Undergraduate BSN student at the Sophomore level or above
- Completed the freshman year courses with at least a 3.0 GPA
- Registered for a minimum of six semester hours
- Financial need
- Reflects characteristics of a bilingual student showing ethics and integrity
Sigma Theta Tau Nursing International Scholarship
Criteria: Undergraduate or Graduate student enrolled in the
Nursing program part time or full time with financial need and minimum GPA 3.0.
The source of the scholarship is Lambda Omicron Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau
Minimum 2.5 GPA
Criteria: May be an undergraduate or graduate student,
full-time, who has a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above. Must be a US Citizen with
a financial need.
Ellen Rasmussen Memorial Scholarship
Criteria: Undergraduate or graduate student enrolled as a
full-time student (12 credit hours for undergraduate and nine for graduate).
Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above, have financial need, and be a US
Citizen. For a student seeking a second career, retraining, or advanced
training who meet the above criteria.
This scholarship was established for Ellen Rasmussen, a
nurse at Flagstaff Medical Center and a member of NAU Lambda Omicron Chapter of
Sigma Theta Tau International.
Arizona residents only
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Nurse Practitioner Scholarship
This Fund shall be used to provide scholarships to support students who meet the following criteria:
- The gift provides one year tuition for a student enrolled full time in the School of Nursing Master of Science Family Nurse Practitioner Program in the College of Health and Human Services;
- Maintains a grade point average of 3.5 [where A = 4.0];
- Arizona resident;
- Demonstrates a commitment to the health of citizens in the state of Arizona and the desire to continue working in Arizona.
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Campus RN-Arizona Nursing Scholarship
Criteria: Must be an Arizona nursing student.
Jory Dorman Memorial Scholarship
Criteria: Must be admitted into the nursing program at Northern Arizona University and a Flagstaff-area high school graduate with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above. Established by Brenda Dorman in memory of her son, Jory Dorman, a Flagstaff-area high school graduate who died tragically.
Southern Arizona Foundation Scholarship
Criteria: A student who is from the Tucson area and enrolled
in the Tucson Program and is academically qualified.
Yuma Nursing Students Only
Harold L. and Marion L. Elliott Scholarship
Yuma-enrolled junior or senior student with 3.0 GPA.
Criteria: For Yuma County residents in the NAU-Yuma partnership with a GPA of 3.0 or better.