Scholarship Opportunity

March 9th, 2011 by Bridget

Private Scholarships:
Private foundations, civic organizations and others are a great resource for additional scholarship monies. Some scholarships that are available specifically for nursing students are:

  • Alice & Samuel Yarnold Scholarship Trust
    Eligibility: Majoring in nursing, medicine, or social work, financial need, must be a resident of New Hampshire
    Application: For more information and an application, visit the Financial Aid Office or contact-
    Alice & Samuel Yarnold
    c/o Stephen H. Roberts, Trustee
    180 Locust Street
    Dover, NH 03820
  • Concord Hospital Trust Scholarship Fund
    Eligibility:
    resident within the Concord Hospital service area for at least one year OR have graduate from a high school within the Concord Hospital service area, must be accepted into a nursing or health care program.
    Application: Online
  • Edwina Foye Award for Outstanding Graduate Student
    Eligibility:
    Must be pursuing a career in health and demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and personal accomplishments, must have  be a resident of one of the following communities (Portsmouth, North Hampton, Greenland, Rye, Newington, New Castle, New Hampshire; or, Kittery, Eliot, or York, Maine for a minimum of two (2) years
    Application: Online
  • Elizabeth and Sherman Asche Memorial Scholarship Fund
    Eligibility:
    Graduate or undergraduate students pursuing a degree in public health or science
    Application: Online
  • Koster Insurance Health Careers Scholarship Program
    Eligibility:
    Entering Junior or Senior year of undergraduate study, full time, preparing for a career in health care, financial need, minimum 3.0 GPA
    Application: Online
  • NursingHomeAbuse.net Awareness and Prevention Scholarship
    Eligibility: US citizen, receiving aid at an accredited post-seconday institution, getting a degree in nursing, social work or psychology
    Application: Online
  • Safety & Health Council of Northern New England Past Presidents Scholarship
    Eligibility
    : Currently enrolled degree candidate with a safety, health or environmental studies related major. Resident of NH or ME.
    Application: Email safety@shcnne.org or call 800-369-0040
  • Steven Cutter Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Student
    Eligibility:
    Must be pursuing a career in health and demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and personal accomplishments, must have  be a resident of one of the following communities (Portsmouth, North Hampton, Greenland, Rye, Newington, New Castle, New Hampshire; or, Kittery, Eliot, or York, Maine) for a minimum of two (2) years
    Application: Online

Additional scholarships may be found on our website at http://www.plymouth.edu/office/financial-aid/scholarships/other-scholarships/

Contact Us

Nursing Department

Chair: Mary D. Bantell

Mary Taylor House
8 a.m.–4 p.m., M–F
603-535-2703
lreed@plymouth.edu
(Laurie Reed,
Administrative Assistant)
Fax: 603.535.2854

Mailing Address
17 High Street
MSC #57
Plymouth, NH 03264

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Scholarship Opportunity

Private Scholarships: Private foundations, civic organizations and others are a great resource for additional scholarship monies.