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Outside Scholarship Opportunities

Program Amount Deadline Information
ALL $1,000 Monthly Name: Sallie Mae
How to Apply
ALL $10,000 Various Name: College Covered (Discover Student Loans)
Requirements: Enrolled at least part-time
How to Apply
ALL $3,000 Various Name: Program for Continuing Education (P.E.O)
Requirements: Female; Citizen or legal permanent resident; 24 months of being a non-student; within 24 months of completing
educational program
How to Apply: E-mail margaret@cenet.org
ALL Varies Monthly Name: Vocational Rehabilitation (VR)
Requirements:
Individuals that have a disability such as a physical or mental impairment that causes problems with working
How to Apply:
Please call 573.290.5788 to set up an appointment.
ALL Up to
cost of
Tuition
January
May
August
Name: Skills Grant, Missouri Job Center
Requirements:
18 years or older; Citizen or eligible non-citizen; financial need
How to Apply:
Missouri Job Center; 1737 N. Kingshighway, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701 | 573.290.5766
ALL Up to
cost of
Tuition
January
May
August
Name: Workforce Investment Act (WIOA) Grant, Missouri Job Ctr.
Requirements:
18 years or older; Citizen or eligible non-citizen; financial need
How to Apply:
Missouri Job Center; 1737 N. Kingshighway, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701 | 573.290.5766
ALL Up to
$5,250
January
May
August
Name: SoutheastHEALTH Employee Tuition Fee Waiver
Requirements:
Must be SoutheastHEALTH Employee
How to Apply:
Educational Services 573.651.5547
ALL Tuition + $2000 February Name: Westlake
Requirements:
High School Senior or transfer student; 2.25 GPA; MO Resident; Financial Need
How to Apply
ALL Up to $2000 March 1
first-come, first-serve
Name: Access Extra Scholarship
Requirements:
Missouri high school seniors who attend a 4-year institution; EFC less than $12,000; 28 or higher on the ACT or the SAT equivalent; Enrolled full-time; U.S. citizen
How to Apply:
See Financial Aid Coordinator
ALL Varies
(multiple
available)
May Name: SoutheastHEALTH Foundation
Requirements:
Varies (multiple available)
How to Apply
ALL $2500 May Name: SEMO District Fair
Requirements:
Resident & exhibitor of SEMO District Fair service area; Attending accredited 2 or 4 year Missouri College, Enrolled at least 12 credits, 2.5 GPA, Community involvement; financial need
How to Apply
ALL $2000 June Name: Saint Francis Healthcare Scholarship Program
Requirements:
Multiple Scholarships Available; Successfully completed 1 year as a student in an accredited healthcare program; Minimum GPA 3.0; Within St. Fraincis Service Area
How to Apply
ALL $1000 June Name: Healthcare Leaders Scholarship
Requirements:
17 years or older; 3.0 GPA or higher; Accepted or currently attending a nursing or medical related program
How to Apply
ALL $2000 June
December
Name: PNC Bank
Requirements:
Create a financial literacy account
How to Apply
ALL Varies
(multiple
available)
Varies Name: Niche Scholarship
Requirements:
Varies (multiple available)
How to Apply
ALL $750-$1500 November Name: Sharps Compliance, Inc. Scholarship
Requirements:
Accepted or currently enrolled full-time in an accredited university in healthcare-related studies
How to Apply
ALL $1500 December Name: Commerce Bank
Requirements:
18 years or older; Enrolled part-time or full-time
How to Apply
ALL $2500 December Name: Baron & Budd Mesothelioma Cancer Victims Memorial Scholarships
Requirements:
Mesothelioma cancer victim or close relative; 2 letters of recommendation
How to Apply
ALL Varies
(multiple
available)
Various Name: My Scholarship Central
Requirements:
Multiple different scholarships available; criteria varies
How to Apply
ALL Up to $2000
(multiple
available)
March Name: Missouri Scholarship & Loan Foundation Access Extra Scholarship
Requirements:
Incoming Freshman; High School GPA 3.5+; ACT 28 or SAT equivalent; EFC less than $12,000; Full-time; U.S. Citizen; Missouri resident
How to Apply
ALL Up to $5000 May Name: Missouri Scholarship & Loan Foundation Purdy Emerging Leaders Scholarship
Requirements:
College sophomores, juniors, or seniors demonstrating leadership, character and academic performance; full-time; Meets Satisfactory Academic Progress Requirements; 2.5+ GPA; U.S. Citizen; Missouri resident
How to Apply
Nursing $1000-$7500 January Name: Foundation of the National Student Nurses' Association, Inc (FNSNA)
Requirements:
Enrolled at least part-time; Involvement in student nursing organizations or community organizations, academic achievement, financial need; U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Resident
How to Apply
Nursing Varies
(multiple
available)
February Name: Daughters of the American Revolution
Requirements:
Varies (multiple available)
How to Apply
Nursing $250 May
December
Name: Coursey Enterprises
Requirements:
Nursing major; 200 Word Essay
How to Apply
Nursing Tuition, Fees, Books, and Monthly Stipend May Name: Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) Corps Scholarship Program
Requirements:
All applicants must be U.S citizens or a lawful permanent resident; free from any federal judgment liens or existing service commitment; not overdue on a federal debt. Applicants must also be willing to work at an eligible organization with a critical shortage of nurses when they graduate
How to Apply
Nursing $1000 July Name: SEHCollege Board of Trustees Scholarship
Requirements:
CTC LPN Graduate
How to Apply:
See Mrs. Lisa Moses for Application
Nursing $1000 August Name: Cascade Healthcare Nurses Make a Difference Scholarship
Requirements:
Applicants must be a legal U.S. resident, be at least 18 years of age, and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher; 200 Word Essay is required
How to Apply
Nursing Varies
(multiple
available)
August Name: Nurse Journal
Requirements:
Varies (multiple available)
How to Apply
Nursing-BSN, RT Tuition & Fees; May also include stipend August
October
Name: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs--Health Professional Scholarship Program
Requirements:
U.S. Citizen; Letter of Recommendation; Upon completion of Program, there is a service obligation with the VA
How to Apply
Nursing, MLS $1000 April
October
Name: F.A. Davis Scholarship Program
Requirements:
GPA of 3.0 or higher; Citizen or legal resident; Essay required
How to Apply
Rad Tech Varies
(multiple available)
January Name: American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) Foundation Scholarship
Requirements:
Multiple scholarships available; Must be an ASRT member
How to Apply
Surg Tech Varies
(multiple available)
March Name: Association of Surgical Technologists Scholarship
Requirements:
Demonstrate superior academic ability; financial need; be enrolled in an accredited program; eligible to sit for the
national certification exam through NBSTSA
How to Apply
Surg Tech
Student &
Educator
Varies
(multiple available)
February Name: ARC/STSA Board of Directors
Requirements:
Varies (multiple available)
How to Apply