Paying for Career Advancement

Additional education can be expensive, but it's an investment in yourself that's worth making.

Federally subsidized student loans make college more affordable. Often, loan forgiveness programs are available. To learn more, visit the HRSA website on student loans.

Your employer often has resources available to make additional education more affordable. Also, visit scholarship resources below to find assistance in paying for college.

Getting ahead of paying for the cost of nursing education can pay big dividends. There are many scholarships available for all types of nursing students. Learn more here.

Looking for a job? Visit our careers page to find the listings of new nursing opportunities in Michigan.

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AORN (Association of periOperative Registered Nurses) Foundation Academic Scholarship

A Nurse I Am Scholarship

Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses Foundation

Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses' Career Mobility Scholarship

AfterCollege/AACN Scholarships

Air Force Nurse Corps Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP)

American Association of Colleges Nursing (AACN)

American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) Foundation

American College of Nurse-Midwives Foundation

American Holistic Nurses’ Association

American Indian Nurse Scholarship Award

American Indian Scholarship

American Legion Auxiliary Department of Michigan

American School Health Association (ASHA) Scholarship

Amita Mridha Healthcare Scholarship

AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary Dept. of Michigan Scholarships

ANNA (American Nephrology Nurses’ Association) Scholarships & Grants

Asian American/Pacific Islander Nurses Association Scholarship

Association for Radiologic & Imaging Nursing Dorothy Budnek Memorial Scholarship

Association on American Indian Affairs

Bill Kane Undergraduate Scholarship (Society of Health and Physical Education or SHAPE)

Bureau of Professional Licensing, Michigan Board of Nursing Nurse Scholarship

Chi Eta Phi Sorority Aliene Carrington Ewell Scholarship

CNA Free Training Scholarship

College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) Grant/Scholarship

Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Scholarships

Detroit Black Nurses' Association (DBNA) Geraldine Doby Scholarship

Detroit Black Nurses' Association Sadie Thomas Book Scholarship

Diabetes Scholar Foundation Scholarships

Dr. Raana Akbar Scholarship for Women in Healthcare

Emergency Nurses Association Academic Scholarship Opportunities

Geriatric Nursing Scholarship

Good Colleges Healthy America Award

Greta James Memorial Scholarship

Japanese American Citizens League (JACL)

Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship Fund

Lawsuit Legal American Nursing Support Scholarship

Leo Krziza and Esther Krziza-Condry Healthcare Education Scholarship Fund

March of Dimes Dr. Margaret Freda Graduate Nursing Scholarships

Mary Free Bed Guild Disability Scholarship Application for Annual Scholarship Program

Mary Free Bed Guild Minority Scholarship Application for Annual Scholarship Program

MayDay Fund Scholar Award

Michigan Nurses Foundation Scholarship

Michigan Nursing Scholarship (MNS)

Michigan Nursing Students Association (MNSA) Scholarships

Michigan Tuition Grant Scholarship

Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars Program

Muskegon County Medical Society Alliance Scholarship

National American Arab Nurses Association (NAANA) Scholarship

National Association of Hispanic Nurses - Michigan Chapter (NAHN-MI) Scholarship

National Black Nurses Association (NBNA) Scholarships

National Health Service Corps

National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program

National Student Nurses Association

NEF Scholarship

Nurse Corps Scholarship Program Healthcare Leaders Scholarship

Oncology Nursing Society Nursing Scholarships

Portage Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship

Roberta Scofield Memorial Certification Award

Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA) RN Advancing Scholarship

The Bernard F. and Melissa Anne Bailey Family Fund Healthcare Scholarships

The Hurst Review/AACN Scholarship Program

Tylenol Future Care Scholarship

Vohra Wound Care Scholarship for Nursing Education and Nursing Certifications

WOCN Society Foundation Scholarships Program

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority National Education Foundation, S. Evelyn Lewis Memorial Scholarship in Medical Health Sciences