These resources and links to other websites are provided as a service to former, current and prospective students of the Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing.


Abilene Regional Medical Center Tuition Reimbursement Award
Volunteer Services-Tuition Reimbursement Committee
Contact: 325 428-4953
6250 Hwy 83-84
Abilene, Texas 79606

Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses Foundation
Career Mobility Scholarship Award
Contact: (866) 877-AMSN
About: Available to students in LPN-to-RN, RN-to-BSN, RN-to-MSN, BSN-to-MSN or MSN-to-doctorate programs. Must be a member of AMSN for at least one year.

Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps (AFROTC)
Contact: (866) 423-7682

American Association of Neuroscience Nurses: Neuroscience Nursing Foundation Scholarship
Contact: (888) 557-2266
About: Scholarships are available for baccalaureate, Master's or Doctoral degrees in the amount of $1,500.

Army ROTC: Army ROTC Nurse Program Scholarships
Contact: (800) USA-ROTC
About: Students are offered two, three and four year scholarships for undergraduate nursing students.

Caroline E. Holt Nursing Scholarship
National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
About: One-time awards of $1,000 are given to college level freshman, sophomore, junior or senior nursing students who are enrolled in an accredited school of nursing.

Chi Eta Phi Sorority: Alie ne Carrington Ewell Scholarship
Contact: (202) 232-3858
About: Available to African American students pursuing an undergraduate degree in nursing.

Foundation of the National Student Nurses' Association-FNSNA Annual Scholarship Program
Contact: (718) 210-0705
About: Offering many different scholarships ranging from $1,000-$2,500 for nursing and pre-nursing students.

George B. Boland Nurses Training Trust Fund
National Forty and Eight
777 North Meridian St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204-1170
Contact number : (317) 634-1804
About: Scholarship is available to students who plan to enter registered nurses training.

Good Samaritan Foundation Scholarship
Contact: Good Samaritan Foundation
5615 Kirby Drive, Suite 610
Houston, Texas 77005
Phone: 713-529-4646
About: Applicants must be in their clinical level of education, Texas resident, attending an accredited Texas nursing school, planning on working in Texas healthcare system and should have applied/and or been accepted to a Texas Nursing School before applying for the scholarship.

Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Professions
Nursing Scholarship Program
About: Available to full or part-time nursing students enrolled or accepted into an accredited diploma, associate degree, baccalaureate or graduate program.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Contact: 55 Second Street Suite 1500
San Francisco, CA 94105
Contact number :1-877-HSF-INFO

Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing's Future: American Association of Colleges of Nursing, Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars Program, 2011-2012 Academic Year
American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Attention: Debbie Latimer
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036-1120

Meadows Foundation Grant
Grants Administration Department The Meadows Foundation
Contact: Jodi, 214-826-9431
3003 Swiss Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75204-6090

Minority Nurse Magazine Scholarship Program
Amount: varies
About: Applicants may view a list of nursing scholarships.

National Association of Hispanic Nurses, Houston Chapter
Contact: Scholarship Chair
P.O. Box 12132
Spring, Texas 77391-2132
About: Annual nursing scholarships ($1000) are available to students of Hispanic background.

Navy Nurse Corps
Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC)
Contact number: (800) USA-NAVY
Deadline: Unspecified
About: Scholarships are provided for students pursuing a four-year BSN degree at an approved NROTC college or university.

Nursing Education Loan Repayment Program (NELRP)
Contact/Inquiry: or 1-877-464-4772
About: Applicants must be a registered nurse who has completed training (diploma, associate, baccalaureate or graduate), is licensed and employed full time (at least 32 hours per week) at an eligible non-profit facility or employed as a full-time nurse faculty member at a public or private nonprofit school of nursing.

Nurse Faculty Loan Program (NFLP)
Contact/Inquiry: or 1-877-464-4772
About: Health professions faculty from disadvantaged backgrounds can receive as much as $40,000 towards repayment of their student loans in exchange for educating tomorrow's clinicians.

Professional Nursing Scholarship
State of Texas
Contact: Financial Aid at your parent University
About: Applicants must be undergraduate nursing students, Texas residents who show a financial need, enrolled at least half-time and make satisfactory progress toward a degree.

Taylor Jones Haskell County Medical Alliance
Abilene Community Foundation
About: Applicants must live in the three-county area and be seeking enrollment in a health/science field or allied health related area.