External Scholarships

Nebraska Methodist College wants to provide you with as many opportunities as possible related to scholarships for college. Below are additional college grants and scholarships to pursue. Students and parents are also encouraged to look at their own access to scholarship resources: student employers, parent employers, churches and organizations that students and parents belong to.

For more information, contact the Admissions Office at (402) 354-7200.

Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC)

Nebraska Methodist College partners with the Creighton University ROTC to provide scholarships and training for undergraduate nursing students. For more information and to learn if you are eligible contact the Creighton Army ROTC at www.armyrotc.com/edu/creighton.

Education Quest

Education Quest is located in Omaha, Lincoln and Kearney, and provides several services to students including a free scholarship search. For more information visit www.educationquest.org.


FastWeb scholarship search lets students create a personalized profile that is matched against an expansive database of colleges and scholarships. As the oldest and most popular free online scholarship matching service, the database has over 600,000 scholarships totaling more than one billion. FastWeb also notifies students when new scholarships are added and application deadlines are approaching. For more information visit www.fastweb.com.


Scholarships.com was founded in 1998 with the purpose of making college funding more attainable and has grown into the largest independent, free scholarship search and financial aid information online. It provides information to discover local, state and national scholarships and grant opportunities, in addition to federal and private loan options. For more information visit www.scholarships.com.

Black Excel

This website has information on hundreds of scholarships and links for minority students. For more information visit www.blackexcel.org.

Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo ConSem Education Program's scholarship search engine, an online research tool powered by Peterson's Colleges and Universities, gives free access to one of the largest undergraduate scholarship databases. For more information visit www.consern.com and use password SOSLOAN.

Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honors Society International

Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honors Society International maintains a list of nursing scholarships available through organizations and specific nursing schools. For more information visit www.nursingsociety.org.

American Association of Colleges of Nursing

American Association of Colleges of Nursing has many nursing and nursing related scholarships, along with links to the organizations that offer them. For more information visit www.aacn.nche.edu.


Discover Nursing, hosted by Johnson & Johnson, has an extensive nursing scholarship search feature. For more information visit www.discovernursing.com.

American Assembly for Men in Nursing Foundation

American Assembly for Men in Nursing Foundation and Johnson & Johnson's campaign for Nursing Future, offer $1,000 scholarships for male students pursuing professional nursing education programs. For more information visit www.aamn.org.

Chi Eta Phi Sorority Inc.

Chi Eta Phi Sorority Inc. awards $50,000 annually in scholarships at the national, regional and local levels to minority nursing students. For more information visit www.chietaphi.com.

Exceptional Nurse

Exceptional Nurse awards a $250 scholarship to a qualified student with a disability. Preference is given to undergraduates. For more information visit www.exceptionalnurse.com/scholarship.php.

National Association of Hispanic Nurses

The National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN) awards $2,000 annually to students earning a Master's Degree in maternal-child nursing programs and $1,000 to student members enrolled in any level nursing program. For more information visit nahnnet.org.

National Student Nurses Association

The National Student Nurses Association offers a scholarship program. For more information visit www.nsna.org/FoundationScholarships.aspx.

Oncology Nursing Society Foundation

The Oncology Nursing Society Foundation awards academic scholarships specifically for students pursuing bachelor's degrees. For more information visit www.ons.org/Awards.

College Board

The College Board provides an up-to-date scholarship search, as well as advice on how to apply for a Scholarship and spot a scholarship scam. For more information visit https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/pay-for-college/scholarships-grants.

Minority Nurse

Minority Nurse maintains a listing of scholarship and fellowship money for students pursuing undergraduate or graduate work in nursing. For more information visit www.minoritynurse.com/scholarships.

Nurse Education Loan Repayment Program

The Nurse Education Loan Repayment Program, administered by the Division of Nursing at NRSA, is available for registered nurses. Participants must serve at a health facility in an underserved area to receive loan repayments. For more information visit www.hrsa.gov/loanscholarships/repayment/nursing/.

40 & 8 George B. Boland Nurses Training Trust Fund

A limited number of $500 scholarships to be awarded to full-time nursing students. A limited number of applications are available. There is no deadline and scholarships are awarded until gone.

John Gyles Education Awards

Awards are available to male and female students for all areas of post secondary study.


  • GPA of 2.7
  • Full Canadian or American citizenship
  • Academic ability and financial need

April 1, June 1 and November 15

To receive an application please send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to:

John Gyles Education Awards
Attention: The Secretary
P.O. Box 4808
712 Riverside Drive
Fredericton, New Brunswick
Canada E3B 5G4

United Methodist Church Scholarship Programs

Information and application for several scholarships, including those for graduate students and minorities, are available in the Financial Aid Office. For more information visit www.gbhem.org.


  • Must be an active, full member of a United Methodist Church for at least one year prior to applying
  • Permanent resident of the United States
  • Admitted to a full-time degree program
  • Maintain a 2.50 GPA