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Internal Scholarships

How to apply

All students who receive a scholarship are expected to attend a minimum of one nursing recruitment event or approved event per semester.

Documentations

  1. College of Nursing application form
  2. Financial need (FAFSA)
  3. Faculty Scholarship Recommendation Form (if required)

Scholarship Opportunities

UG=Undergraduate students
GR=Graduate

UH College of Nursing Scholarship Application form and any supporting documentation required for the scholarship application.

must be sent in one attachment by E-MAIL ONLY to:

Scholarship-review@uh.edu

SUMMER DEADLINE: May 1st

FALL DEADLINE: July 1st

SPRING DEADLINE: December 1st

Name

Scholarship Criteria

Andrew Delaney Endowed Nursing Scholarship UG* & GR*

Up to $1,000

  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (GR)
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (UG)
Bajwa Endowed Nursing Scholarship UG* & Traditional BSN Track

Up to $1,000

  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (UG)
  • Preference given to full time enrolled students with an interest in the operating room (O.R.), perioperative, or school nursing.
Blomstrom Nursing Scholarship UG* & GR*

 One Time Scholarship

  • Enrolled in 1 Nursing course
  • Minimum GPA 2.5 (UG)
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (GR)
Ed Rachal Foundation (Matching) GR*

Up to $10,000

  • MSN-Family Nurse Practitioner student
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
Friends of Nursing Scholarship UG* & GR*
  • One time scholarship
  • Enrolled in 1 nursing course
  • Minimum GPA 2.5 (UG)
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (GR)
Fred & Mabel Parks Nursing Scholarship UG*
  • Second Degree BSN
  • RN to BSN
  • Minimum GPA 2.75
George Foundation Nursing Scholarship UG*

Up to $3,600

  • Second Degree BSN student
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Enrolled Full Time
  • Fort Bend County Resident
George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation UG*

Up to $3,000

  • Second Degree BSN Student
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
Gessner Family Scholarship UG*

Up to $30,000

  • Traditional BSN Track student
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
Good Samaritan Foundation GR*

Up to $17,000

  • MSN-Family Nurse Practitioner student
  • Minimum GPA 3.0

Up to $15,000

  • MSN-Family Nurse Practitioner student
  • Gerontology and elderly populations
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
Gulf Coast Medical Foundation UG* & GR*

Up to $17,000

  • MSN-Family Nurse Practitioner student
  • Minimum GPA 3.0

Up to $1,500

  • Students of Wharton County or those who have attended Wharton County Jr. College
  • Minimum GPA 2.5 (UG)
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (GR)
Hamill Foundation UG* & GR*

Up to $5,000

  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (MSN-EDU)
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (SDBSN)
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (Traditional BSN Track)
UH College of Nursing Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Nurse Faculty Loan Program

Provide loan to RNs in the MSN Nursing Education track, full-time and part-time students, to support the cost of tuition, fees, books, lab expenses, and other reasonable education expenses to enroll and retain graduate students by providing faculty support through mentoring and other training programs.

Inez German Warren Endowed Scholarship in Nursing UG* & GR*

Up to $2,000

  • Minimum GPA 3.0
Isla Carroll Turner Friendship Trust GR*

Up to $15,000

  • MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner student
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Student seeking the MSN Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) degree whose career focus is to provide care for elderly populations.
J. Dunn Foundation Nursing Scholarship GR*

Up to $17,000

  • MSN – Family Nurse Practitioner Student
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
The Marjorie Akers Hilty Gurasich Endowed Scholarship UG*

Up to $500

  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (UG)
  • Competitive Scholarship funding
  • Funds may be used toward cost-of-attendance which includes tuition, fees, books, room and board, transportation, and personal expenses
  • Scholarship applicant is a returning half time or full time student (at least 5 years out of high school)
Montgomery Family Trust Nursing Scholarship UG* & GR*

Preference for students from Matagorda County who promote community service and leadership

  • Minimum GPA 2.5 (UG)
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (GR)
Nancy Louise McKenna Endowed Scholarship UG* or GR*

Up to $1,000

  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (GR)
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (UG)
  • Preference given to a student who is or has been a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
R. Sztajer Holocaust Survivor Scholarship UG* & GR*

Up to cost of attendance (tuition, books, fees, room and board, transportation, and personal expenses)

  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (GR)
  • Minimum GPA 2.5 (UG)
  • Based on financial need
  • Preference to under-represented nursing students
  • Scholarship award is non-renewable. Applicants must reapply.
Shah Family Endowed Nursing Scholarship UG* GR*

Up to $1,000

  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (UG)
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (GR)
  • Preference given to student with an interest in Perioperative or Intensive Care Nursing.  Students seeking a Nursing Career in medically underserved or underrepresented areas.  Students with an interest in teaching nursing in an institution of higher education.
Vivian L. Smith Foundation Nursing Scholarship UG*
  • Competitive Scholarship
  • Second Degree BSN Student
  • Enrolled Full Time
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0

* UG = Undergraduate

* GR= Graduate