Health Science Scholarships

Health Science Scholarships

Nursing Scholarships

Dixie State University offers training to students in several levels of nursing. The practical nurse and associate registered nurse programs have been approved by the Utah State Board of Nursing and have received accreditation through NLNAC™.

Bamberger Nursing Scholarship

scholarships are awarded to full-time, undergraduate nursing students with financial need. Applicants must complete a FAFSA application to be considered. Recipients will be selected by the nursing department. Bamberger Scholarship Application

AmeriCorps Service

Upon successful completion of a term of service, members are eligible to receive a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award. These awards range from $1,000 to $4,000, which may be used to pay current college costs or to repay student loans. For more information about AmeriCorps at DSU please contact Mary Whitehead at

Utah Nurses Foundation Nursing Grant-In-Aid

Provides scholarships to Utah residents who are interested in working on a nursing degree. Recipients must agree to join the Utah Nurses Association within 6 months of graduation. For more information, see the Utah Nurses Association application, or contact the Utah Nurses Association at (801) 272-4510 or toll-free at 800-236-1617. You must have completed the 1st semester of Nursing school. Deadlines are June 1st & October 1st.

Ruth S Clayton Memorial Nursing Scholarship

A grant program providing financial assistance to women graduates from Utah high schools to attend schools located in the state of Utah. Must study nursing with the goal of attaining an R.N or R.N/B.S.N program. Applicants must need financial assistance in order to continue their education, have high academic achievement, extra-curricular and/or community involvement and established nursing career goals. Priority will be given to women whose intention is to work as nurses in the state of Utah for at least two years following their graduation. For further information contact Donna Beesley at (435) 619-2538.

Indian Heath Services Scholarship (IHS)

This program is part of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act (Public Law 94-437). Applicants must be an American Indian or Alaska Native. For more information, contact Rosalinda Allison at (928) 871-1358 or e-mail

Tylenol Scholarship

The Tylenol scholarship is for student pursuing career in healthcare, life sciences or a related field. This year they will award $250,000 in scholarships based on leadership qualities and academic performance, including ten $10,000 and thirty $5,000 grants. The deadline is May 15th. Click here for more information.

Intermountain Healthcare Dixie Regional Medical Center-Dixie State University Nursing Diversity Scholarship

This scholarship encourages a diverse workforce, which will be more responsive to the varied cultural/ethnic beliefs and practices of patients and their families. The deadline is June 1. You can find the application here.

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