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.

American Association for Men in Nursing Foundation

American Association for Men in Nursing Foundation offers scholarships for male nursing students. For more information visit www.aamn.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.

Black Excel

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

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.


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

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.

Exceptional Nurse

Exceptional Nurse awards scholarships to qualified students with a documented disability. Preference is given to undergraduates. For more information visit www.exceptionalnurse.com/scholarship.php.


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 1.5 million scholarships totaling more than $3.4 billion. FastWeb also notifies students when new scholarships are added and application deadlines are approaching. For more information visit www.fastweb.com.

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.

National Association of Hispanic Nurses

The National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN) awards scholarships to NAHN members enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate nursing program. For more information visit nahnnet.org.

National Student Nurses Association

The National Student Nurses Association offers scholarships to undergraduate nursing students. For more information visit http://www.nsna.org/.

NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program

The NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program, administered by HRSA, is available for registered nurses (RNs), advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs), and nursing faculty.

Applicants must work full-time in an eligible Critical Shortage Facility in a high need area, or in an accredited school of nursing.

NURSE Corps Scholarship Program

The NURSE Corps Scholarship Program, administered by HRSA, is available to students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate nursing program.

The scholraship assists with tuition, fees and other educational costs; in exchange, the recipient must work at an eligible facility upon graduation.

To apply, students must be free from an existing service agreement.

Oncology Nursing Society Foundation

The Oncology Nursing Society Foundation awards academic scholarships for students pursuing bachelor's, master's or doctoral degrees. For more information visit http://www.onsfoundation.org/apply/ed.

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.


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. For more information visit www.scholarships.com.

Sigma Global Nursing Excellence

Sigma Global Nursing Excellence maintains a list of nursing scholarship opportunities

United Methodist Church Scholarship Programs

NMC students who are active, full members of a United Methodist Church may be eligible to apply for scholarships offered by the United Methodist Church Foundation or the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry.

Award amounts range from $2,000 to $5,000. The NMC Financial Aid Office distributes information about these opportunities when the application cycle opens.