Undergraduate Scholarships

AAMN Foundation Scholarships for Men

(American Association for Men in Nursing)
Award: $500
Deadline: March 1

ALHF Healthcare Careers Scholarship

Logan or East Mason County resident., commitment with Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital, 2.5 GPA.
Deadline: March 30.
Applications available at http://www.almh.org/

American Association of University Women Peoria Branch

Peoria female, full-time student, & community involvement.
Amount: $1000.
Deadline: February 28.
Questions email pianomame@aol.com with AAUW Scholarship in the Subject line.

Career Link/United Workforce Development Board

Must show significant financial need.
May pay education expenses, uniforms, childcare, and transportation.

Residents of Mclean City call (309) 872-6237, press #3, then #1.
Residents of Tazwell City call (309) 347-8492.
Residents of Fulton City call (309) 647-2946 or (309) 647-7017.
Residents of Mason City call (309) 543-1035 or (309) 543-1023.
Residents of Peoria, Marshall, Stark, or Woodford counties call (309) 495-8900 or visit http://wfnsite.com.
Residents of Sangamon, Logan, and Macon counties call (217) 735-5441.

Charter One Bank TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship

250 word essay or 60 second video on what you do to help others in your community and the world.
40 scholarships - $1000- $5000.
Deadline: April 30.
Applications online at www.charterone.com/scholarship.

Dolores "Dee" Heflebower Memorial Nursing Scholarship

First year of nursing program completed, resident of LaSalle, Bureau, Putnam or Marshall county.
Amount: $3000.
Deadline: May.
For applications contact IVCH: Foundation, 925 West Street, Peru, IL 61354, or call 1-815-223-3300.

Foster Care to Success Scholarship

Under age of 25 on 3/31, been in foster care or orphaned while living in the US.
Deadline: March 31.
For applications visit http://orphan.org/index.php?id=30.

Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Program

3.0 GPA, U.S. citizen, be Hispanic/Latino, demonstrate financial need, and be a legal permanent resident.
Deadline: December 30.
Application available at https://apply.hsf.net/applications.

HRSA Nursing Scholarship Program

In exchange for a minimum 2-year service commitment at a critical shortage facility located in a HPSA.
US citizen, legal permanent resident.
Awards tuition, fees, books, monthly living stipend.
Deadline: May 8.

IL Department of Public Health Nursing Education Scholarship

Early FAFSA date needed. EFC <1000.
Amount: tuition/living stipend.
Deadline: May 31.
Application available at http://app.idph.state.il.us/RuralHealth/nesp/ or call 1- 217-782-1624.

IL Masonic Healthcare Scholarship Fund

GPA 3.0, IL residence, full time student.
Pays: tuition, fees, books & supplies.
Amount: varies.
Deadline: April 1.
Contact Eric Johnson, Scottish Rite Peoria, (309) 676-4472.

IL Nurse Association Sonne Scholarship

IL Student Nurse Association member and min. 2.5 GPA.
Amount: educational expenses
Amount: varies $500 -$1500.
Deadline: March 15.
Visit www.ana-illinois.org.

IL Sheriff's Association

IL resident and full-time student.
Amount: tuition, books and fees.
Amount: $500.
Deadline: March.
Applications at http://www.ilsheriff.org/.

IL Veterans' Home Nurse Loan Repayment Program

Be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen, Illinois resident, fulfill a 12-month period as RPN or LPN at one of the state's four Veterans' Homes.
For more information, http://www.isac.org/lenders/resources-for-paying-for-college/loan-repayment-forgiveness-programs/veterans-home-nurse-loan-repayment-program.html.

Jean Brown Nursing Scholarship

Resident within 50 miles of Peoria, full-time or part-time, 3.0 GPA and have financial need.
Pays: charges on college account.
Amount: $2,500.
Deadline: June 1.
Applications available at www.communityfoundationci.org/central-illinois-foundation-scholarship-opportunities#brown.

Joyce & Thomas H. Stanisic Memorial Scholarship

Awarded every 2 years. Recipients awarded for up to 4 years, based on financial need.
Deadline: June 1.
For applications visit http://www.communityfoundationci.org/.

Loraine Lambert Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Full-time enrollment, financial need.
Award: $1500.
Deadline: April.
For applications contact Kewanee High School Foundation Office at (309) 856-8702.

McFarland Charitable Foundation Scholarship

Contract to work in Havana, IL area.
Amount: education/living expense, $1,000-7,000.
Deadline: May 15.
Contact: Havana National Bank Trustee, (309) 543-3361.

Minority Nurse Scholarship Program

3.0 GPA, US citizen, permanent resident.
Award: $1000-$3000.
Deadline: February 1.

Nurse Corps – Navy, AirForce or Army

Up to $34,000.
http://www.navy.com/careers/healthcare/nurse.html or
www.airforce.com or

National Image Latino Scholarship

Latino background, IL Resident, 2.5 GPA.
Pays: educational expenses.
Amount: $1000.
Deadline: June. Postmarked by June 25.
Contact National Image Latino Scholarship Fund, 6101 Willow Springs Rd., Springfield, IL 62712.

National Student Nurses Association Inc.

Academic achievement, financial need, nursing student organizations & community activities.
Amount: $1000-$5000.
Deadline: January 11.
Applications available at http://www.nsna.org/.

Oncology Nursing Society

RN to BSN.
Amount: $2000.
Deadline: March.
Applications available at http://www.ons.org/.

Peoria Medical Society and Alliance Foundation, Inc.

Residents of Peoria, Tazewell or Woodford Counties, 3.0 GPA, financial need and leadership.
Amount: up to $3000.
Deadline: February.
Visit http://www.peomedsoc.org/ or email megw@peomedsoc.org.

Sallie Mae Fund

Financial need and full-time student.
Pays: educational expenses.
Visit http://go.salliemae.com/scholarship/.

Talbots Women's Scholarship

High school graduate before September 1998, female, min. of 2 semesters as undergraduate and financial need.
Amount: $1000.
Deadline: January.
Visit www.scholarshipamerica.org/talbotswomen.

U.S. Bank Scholarship Program

40 $1000 scholarships awarded in random drawing.
Deadline: March 30.
Applications online at www.usbank.com/scholarship.

Women's Lifestyle Educational Fund Scholarship

Peoria females, continuing education, graduate of Peoria area high school or GED recipient.
Pays: educational expenses.
Amount: up to $1000.
Deadline: April.
Applications available at www.communityfoundationci.org/central-illinois-foundation-scholarship-opportunities#WLEF.