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Funding Your Education

Here are some suggestions in terms of scholarships, tuition reimbursement, etc. for your nursing education. There are probably many others and if you find them, please let us know so we can add them to the list.

University / Department of Nursing

University of Central Missouri
Student Financial Services  
Phone: 660-543-8266
www.ucmo.edu/sfs

Scholarships/Awards
Scholarship Officer
Phone: 660-543-4541
www.ucmo.edu/foundation/scholarships/


Nursing Organizations / Associations

American Nurses' Association
www.ana.org

Greater Kansas City Black Nurses Association
PO BOX 320174
Kansas City, MO 64141

Missouri Nurses’ Association
Phone: 573-636-9576
www.missourinurses.org

Missouri State Board of Nursing: Nurse Loan Program, etc.
Phone: 573-75l-0681
http://health.mo.gov/living/families/primarycare/healthprofloans/index.php

10th  District Nurses’ Association
Once admitted to the program, contact Scholarship Committee in nursing department.

American Association of Critical Care Nurses
Phone: 1-800-899-2226
www.aacn.org

Oncology Nursing Society
Phone: 866-369-5947
www.ons.org

American Psychiatric Nursing Association
Phone: 703-243-2443
www.apna.org

American Association of Colleges of Nursing
www.aacn.nche.edu

American Health Care Association
Phone: 202-842-4444
www.ahcancal.org

AORN Foundation- Association of preoperative Registered Nurses
www.aorn.org/AORNFoundation/Scholarships

National Student Nurses Association Scholarships
www.nsna.org

Minority Nurse Scholarships
www.minoritynurse.com/scholarships

Missouri League of Nursing
www.mlnmonursing.org/Scholarships


US Department of Education

US Department of Education
ed.gov/finaid.html

Pell grants, Stafford loans, and scholarship opportunities. Applications can be submitted online.
Direct loan information is also available.


Service Organizations

Elks Lodge
www.elks.org/enf/scholars/OurScholarships.cfm

Lions Club
http://lionsclubs.org

Kiwanis Club
www.kiwanis.org

American Legion
www.legion.org/scholarships

National Organization of Women
www.now.org

University Women's Association
www.aauw.org

March of Dimes Nursing Scholarships
www.marchofdimes.com/scholarship


Healthcare Agencies

Bothwell Regional Health Center
Sedalia
www.brhc.org

Western Missouri Medical Center
Warrensburg
www.wmmc.com


US Military Services

Military Science department at CENTRAL (ROTC) -Army
Phone: 660-543-4866
www.ucmo.edu/rotc/

Air force
Phone:  913-491-8640 or 8517
hp.airforce.com

Navy
Phone: 660-747-6271 or 1-800-USA-NAVY
www.navy.com

Army ROTC Scholarships
www.goarmy.com/rotc/nurse_program.jsp


Businesses


Scholarships, grants, and loans can be available to members of employee’s families. Do not overlook this resource.

Gates Millennium Scholars
www.gmsp.org

Scott & White Healthcare
Scott & White Education Assistance Program

The United Negro College Fund
www.uncf.org/

Daughters of the American Revolution
1776 D Street NW
Washington, DC 20006

Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce
Phone: 660-747-3168
www.warrensburg.org


US Public Health Department

US Public Health Department
www.hhs.gov/grants

U.S. Department of Health Loan & Scholarship Information
www.hrsa.gov


State Agencies / Associations

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
http://health.mo.gov

Missouri Area Health Education Centers
www.mahec.org

Missouri Hospital Association
www.mhanet.com

Kansas Hospital Association
www.kha-net.org

Additional Links

www.bestcolleges.com/resources/scholarships-and-resources-for-women/
www.fastweb.com

www.finaid.com
www.choosenursing.com/paying
www.careersandcolleges.com
www.estudentloan.com


Scholarships for Nursing
www.free-4u.com/nursing.htm

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