The University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Scholarship Opportunities

Elaine Marieb College of Nursing Scholarships

Thank you for visiting our scholarship page. Elaine Marieb College of Nursing Scholarships open September 19, 2022 until October 21, 2022 for all currently enrolled students (as long as they will still be a student here in fall semester of 2023). Please stay tuned for the exact dates later this summer, which will be emailed to all current students.

Scholarships underwritten by alumni, friends, and foundations are available to qualified undergraduate and graduate students to help finance their education. 

Please visit the FAQ page to see answers to all of the questions that were asked in last year's application cycle, or contact Ben Monat at BMonat@umass.edu if you have any questions about Elaine Marieb College of Nursing scholarships.

Visit the FAQ page

Scholarships from Other Sources

  • Visit the UMass Amherst Financial Aid Service's comprehensive Scholarship Resource Guide for information on university-wide scholarships and scholarships from private sources, and for links to global scholarship search engines.
  • Resources for students who are also parents from the Student Parent Programs, including a Family Grant which offers up to $500 a semester. Please contact Emily Laufer at emlaufer@umass.edu with any questions. Learn more. 
  • UMass Amherst Office of National Scholarship Advisement has campus-wide scholarships for current students, titled "Presidential and Alumni Scholarships". Learn more.
  • Doctors of Nursing Practice, Inc. has compiled a list of national scholarships available for DNP students. Please note these scholarship opportunities are not affiliated with UMass in any way. Learn more.
  • NP Schools Community has published a list of scholarships available for students studying to become a Nurse Practitioner. Please note these scholarship opportunities are not affiliated with UMass in any way. Learn more here.
  • Nursing@Georgetown has compiled a list of national nursing scholarships available to students. Please note these scholarship opportunities are not affiliated with UMass in any way. Learn more here.
  • Study.com has compiled a list of nursing scholarships available from national organizations. Please note these scholarship opportunities are not affiliated with UMass in any way.  Learn More.
  • Laboure.edu has compiled a list of nationwide RN-BS nursing scholarships. Please note these scholarship opportunities are not affiliated with UMass in any way. Learn More.
  • NurseJournal.org has compiled a list of nationwide scholarships for members of the LGBTQIA+ community. Please note these scholarships are not affiliated with UMass in any way. Learn More.
  • PurdueGlobal.org has compiled a list of nationwide scholarships for minority nursing students. Please note these scholarships are not affiliated with UMass in any way. Learn More.