Many scholarship are made available each year to nursing students who meet the criteria and successfully apply for them; see a list of currently-available nursing scholarships below. All students who will be enrolled in the next academic year are encouraged to apply. To apply for a scholarship, visit the donor-funded scholarships page and follow the instructions there. In addition to these scholarships, other forms of financial aid may be available to you.

How to apply for scholarships

The application forms for named scholarships are available every year beginning December 1 and must be submitted by February 1. All of the scholarships for first-year students and current students are available online. All students who will be enrolled next academic year are encouraged to apply.

Alward, Ruth Rosendall Nursing Scholarship $4,500 JR/SR 3.30
Baker, Kenneth E. and Jean Nursing and Music Scholarship $1,100 JR/SR 2.50
Baker, Kenneth E. and Jean Nursing Scholarship $1,150 JR/SR 3.00
Bakker, Arnold, Elva and Doris Scholarship $2,500 SO/JR/SR 2.50
Berends, Leah Nursing Scholarship $3,400 JR/SR 2.50
Blodgett Memorial Hospital Class of 1962 Nursing Scholarship $3,750 JR/SR 3.50
Boerema, John K. and Betty Family Nursing Scholarship $1,600 JR 2.50
Bolt, Bretton and Kimberly Family Scholarship $2,500 JR/SR 3.00
Bontekoe, Henrietta Nursing Scholarship $3,100 JR/SR 2.50
Borgman Family Nursing Scholarship in Memory of Kate Borgman $1,950 JR/SR 2.50
Bratt, Phyllis Van Vugt Family Scholarship $2,700 JR/SR 3.30
Cook, Dr. James A. Scholarship $5,300 FR 3.00
Cross, Betsy and Randy Nursing Scholarship $2,500 JR/SR 3.30
Dirkse, Dr. Paul and Mrs. Doris Health Care Scholarship $3,050 JR/SR 2.50
Dirkse, Thedford P. and Ruth I. Scholarship $2,500 JR/SR 3.30
Dood, Arnold and Mary Medical Services Scholarship $3,400 SO/JR/SR 3.30
Dragt, Alexander and Lavonne Family Scholarship $4,000 FR 3.50
Dragt, Gerrit, Beulah, and Robert Memorial Scholarship $2,600 FR 3.50
Duthler, Dorothy Nursing Scholarship $3,750 JR/SR 3.00
Dykstra, Bryan Nursing Scholarship $2,800 JR/SR 2.50
Elliott Scholarship $3,000 FR/SO/JR/SR 2.50
Fongers, John and Geraldine Scholarship $1,900 JR/SR 2.30
Groenevelt, Kathryn Nursing Scholarship $2,300 JR/SR 3.00
Hertel, Wilma Bylsma Memorial Nursing Scholarship $2,400 JR/SR 2.50
Hoekstra, Dr. Roger A. and Bradley J. Memorial Scholarship $2,000 JR/SR 3.00
Hommes, George and Gayle Family Scholarshp $2,900 JR/SR 2.80
Hooyer, H. John and Sandra Nursing Scholarship $2,350 JR/SR 3.00
Hubers, David and Shirley Nursing Scholarship $2,100 JR/SR 3.00
Huisman, Ruth Ann Handlogten Nursing Scholarship $2,700 JR/SR 3.00
Huizenga, Ann, Myrtle, Eunice, Faith and Marie Scholarship for Women $2,700 JR/SR 3.20
Impact Scholarship $10,000 FR 2.50
Katte, Dick and Lorraine Scholarship $1,000 SO/JR/SR 2.80
Keizer, Herman and Ardis Jr. Scholarship $2,500 SO/JR/SR 2.50
Klamer, Lorraine Goris Memorial Nursing Scholarship $3,500 JR/SR 3.20
Kooistra Family Scholarship $2,500 FR 2.70
Kraay Family Legacy $2,700 FR 2.50
Kraker, Harold and Julia Nursing Scholarship $3,900 JR 2.80
Kuyers, Milton and Carol Family Nursing Scholarship $2,700 JR/SR 2.50
Meeuwsen, Dr. and Mrs. Bernard Medical Scholarship $2,700 SO/JR/SR 3.30
Meldahl, LeAnne Memorial Nursing Scholarship $4,000 JR/SR 2.50
Mervenne, Laurie Ellen Nursing Scholarship $7,500 JR/ SR 3.00
Molewyk, Donald and Kathleen Family Scholarship $2,500 SR 3.50
Morren, Blake, Elise and Macy Memorial Scholarship $4,500 JR/SR 2.50
Mulder, Gertrude Ellens Memorial Nursing Scholarship $3,300 JR/SR 2.50
Nieboer, Willard and Twylla VanderMolen Family Scholarship $2,500 JR/SR 2.50
Nursing Legacy Scholarship $3,350 JR/SR 2.50
Overbeck, Renee E. Scholarship $2,500 FR 3.50
Pasterkamp, Carol Memorial Nursing Scholarship $2,200 JR/SR 3.00
Post, David Family Nursing Scholarship $1,620 JR/SR 3.00
Posthuma, Albert R. and Elizabeth A. Nursing Scholarship $2,800 JR/SR/TR 3.00
Pranger, Norma and Marlowe Scholarship $2,500 SO/JR/SR 2.50
Schutt, Paul and Thelma Family Medical Scolarship $3,300 JR/SR 3.00
Scott, Ezekiel James Memorial Scholarship $2,000 JR 2.50
Sikkema, Jim and Ruth Essenburg Family Nursing Scholarship $1,600 JR/SR 3.00
Smith, Alyce Louise Oosterhouse Nursing Scholarship $2,500 JR/SR 2.50
Sterken, Nelson Memorial Scholarship $1,000 JR/SR 2.50
Struyk, John R. and Annie Family Scholarship $2,300 JR/SR 3.00
TeVelde, Bernard and Harriet Family Nursing Scholarship $7,000 JR/SR 3.00
Timmer, Kenneth and Phyllis Family Scholarship $2,700 JR 2.50
Vander Lugt Family Scholarship $2,500 JR/SR 3.00
VanderBok, Arnold and Janice Family Scholarship $2,100 FR/SO/JR/SR 2.50
VanderLaan, Joseph and Ralph Gelmer Memorial Scholarship $2,200 JR/SR 2.50
VanderLaan, Sammie Nursing Scholarship $3,200 JR/SR 3.00
VanderVeer, Dr. Corwin G. and Ina June Family Medical Scholarship $2,450 JR/SR 3.30
Veldhof, Lloyd J. Nursing Scholarship $2,500 JR/SR 2.50
VerMeulen, Victor Medical Scholarship $2,500 JR/SR 3.00
Watts Family Scholarship $1,800 FR 3.20
Werner, Charles R. and Marie Scholarship $1,500 JR/SR 2.50
Young, Whitney Outreach Gerontological Nursing Scholarship $3,500 JR/SR 2.70
Zifferblatt, Steven M. Memorial Scholarship $3,900 SR 3.00
Zylstra, Ruth Memorial Scholarship $500 JR/SR 2.50