Scholarship Application

Application Dates

Application DatesPotential Funding Cycle
February 7 - May 24 Fall 2024 and Spring 2025

Eligible Students

  • Currently enrolled upper division nursing students, students admitted for upper division for the fall 2024 semester, enrolled RN-BSN, MEPN, and Accelerated Second Degree.
  • Degree Seeking Graduate Nursing Students

NOTE:  Lower division nursing students are not eligible to apply for nursing scholarships.

Scholarship Application Process

  1. Submission of Federal Student Aid. Students must submit an application for financial aid to the Office of Financial Aid.  In order to provide accurate financial information to the selection committee and to the Office of Financial Aid, the applicant must submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form.  This form must be submitted to Federal Student Aid Programs onlinein order be considered for a School of Nursing scholarship. Students must submit the FASFA application on-line and include an email address with the application. Students will receive the FAFSA Submission Summary after the FAFSA is processed.  For questions call 1-800-433-3243 and request information on the status of the FAFSA Submission Summary.
  2. Submission of the Scholarship Application.  Students must apply using the University of Louisville School of Nursing Scholarship Fund Application below. Once the FAFSA Submissions Summary is received, students should complete the scholarship application and attach it.  The FAFSA Submission Summary contains the Student Aid Index (SAI), formerly called the Expected Family Contribution. 
  3. Students will be notified by the School of Nursing of funding amounts prior to the start of the term for which funding will be received. Per federal law, all awards are sent from the School of Nursing to the university’s Office of Financial Aid to become part of the student’s financial aid package.
Contact Information
Section I - Academic Information
Enrolled in Undergraduate Nursing Program
Enrolled in Graduate Nursing Program
Section II - Extracurricular Information
Section III - Financial Need Information
Section IV - Scholarship Criteria
Scholarship Funds Scholarship funds are made available through the generosity of donors. The award criteria are often specifically based on the wishes of the donor and/or their families that established the fund. The questions below will assist the School of Nursing to best match a student with the appropriate donor intentions.
Financial need will be based on information from the Student Aid Report and the financial need section of this application as provided by the student.
All information provided on this application is correct to the best of my knowledge. I authorize the Office of Student Services to release my academic record to the School of Nursing’s appropriate committee(s).