Nicholls State University

FINANCIAL AID

Available Scholarship Opportunities

The scholarships below are available for the Fall 2022 semester.

Applications should be submitted no later than the close of business Friday, October 14, 2022, or the deadline date noted in the scholarship description.  Complete your application today!   If the application is not available online, you can pick up a copy of the application in the Scholarship Office, or you can email brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu for a copy.

**Students who have received other scholarships/awards, have extra-curricular involvement, or are members of organizations may submit a printed copy of their co-curricular form from Presence

THE SCOTT – VICKNAIR LAW FIRM SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $500]:  is awarded annually to one full-time undergraduate student at Nicholls State University who has an interest in law as a professional career or who has a unique academic interest in law. The annual award is provided to one undergraduate of any credit classification, with one of the requirements being that the student is originally from Lafourche Parish. All prospective undergraduate applicants must submit an essay explaining their interest in law and why they would be a good recipient of the scholarship.  The application and essay submission can be done hereThe application deadline is October 12, 2022.

THE GLENDA S. TAUZIN MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $250]:  is awarded to a full-time student enrolled and pursuing a major within the College of Nursing at Nicholls State University. The recipient will be classified as a sophomore, junior or senior.  The recipient must be accepted into the Nursing program and be enrolled in their clinical courses.  The recipient must have at least a 3.0 GPA or higher.  Applicants must include a short biography of themselves (ex. where you are from, financial need, future goals, etc.) and an essay up to 750 words on “What draws you to Nursing?”.  Include any inspirational stories that lead you to pursue Nursing as a career.  The scholarship is awarded for one year.  The student must meet the criteria above to retain the scholarship for the second semester.  The application deadline is October 20, 2022Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

ANTHONY J. ROUSE, SR. FOOD ENTREPRENEURSHIP ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP [1@ $625]:  is awarded to a full-time student at Nicholls State University who is at least a part-time employee of Rouses’ Supermarkets or the child of at least a part-time employee of Rouses’ Supermarkets. The recipient must be enrolled in one of the programs within the Chef John Folse Culinary Institute.  Preference will be given to candidates interested in food entrepreneurship.  The recipient must be a graduate of an accredited public or private high school. The recipient may keep this scholarship for one year provided he or she meets all the above criteria and maintains a 2.50 overall GPA.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

THE BLAINE FASLUND MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP [1@$375]:  Awarded to a sanctioned bowler or a family member of a sanctioned bowler.  A copy of the sanctioned bowler’s card must accompany the application. The recipient must be a resident of Lafourche or Terrebonne parish. The recipient must be enrolled as a full-time student at Nicholls State University and maintain a 2.50 overall GPA. If awarded to a first-time freshman, the recipient may keep this scholarship for 4 years (eight semesters) provided he or she meets all of the above criteria and has at least a 2.5 overall GPA in high school.  Should no entering freshman apply, the scholarship may be awarded to a continuing student provided they meet the above criteria.  The continuing student may keep the scholarship until graduation, but not more than 8 semesters.  Financial need may be considered when screening applicants for this scholarship.  Application is available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

THE BOYSIE AND JOY BOLLINGER FIRST GENERATION ENDOWED UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP [4 @ $500]:  is awarded to a full-time, TOPS qualified student enrolled at Nicholls State University. The recipient will be a resident of Louisiana and must be awarded the federal Pell Grant. The recipient will be a first generation college freshman; neither the parents nor legal guardians will have earned a college degree. The recipient shall declare his or her major to be Culinary Arts.  Each recipient will demonstrate their commitment to the culinary profession through 2 (two) letters of reference.  The letters of reference must be submitted to the Scholarship Office.  The recipient will be eligible to receive the award for a maximum of eight semesters provided they maintain a 2.5 GPA.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

THE BURT EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $250] is awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences at Nicholls State University. The recipient will be majoring in Education and have a minimum GPA of 2.5. The recipient will be classified as a junior.  The recipient must be a resident of Assumption Parish, residing in the town of Labadieville.  If no applicant meets the residency requirement, other towns in Assumption Parish may be considered.

CASEY GALLOWAY ENDOWED MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP IN BIOLOGY [1@$250]:  Awarded to a graduate of Berwick High School who demonstrates strong academic and leadership achievements and plans to major in Biology at Nicholls State University.  The recipient must be enrolled as a full-time student at Nicholls State University.  (A full-time student is defined as a student enrolled in twelve or more hours of credit courses.)  The recipient may keep this scholarship for four years (eight semesters) provided he or she meets all the above criteria and maintains a 3.00 overall GPA.

C.H. ‘BUMPER’ BURGUIERES ENDOWED 1ST GENERATION SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $500]:  is awarded to a full-time, TOPS eligible student enrolled at Nicholls State University.  The recipient will be a resident of Louisiana living in Lafourche, St. Mary, or Terrebonne parish.  The recipient must be awarded the federal Pell Grant. The recipient will be a 1st generation college student; neither the parents nor legal guardians will have earned a college degree. Each recipient will be enrolled in either the College of Business or the Chef John Folse Culinary Institute.  Each recipient will be eligible to receive the award for a maximum of eight semesters provided they maintain a 3.0 GPA while earning at least 12 hours each semester.

THE CRIT PETTY SCHOLARSHIP is awarded to a full-time, first-time freshman student enrolled at Nicholls State University. Each recipient will be a graduate of Hahnville High School and must meet the following eligibility criteria.  Student shall be the child of a faculty member of Hahnville High School if possible.  Student may pursue any field of study.  Must have a minimum ACT score of 20 and GPA of 2.5.  Student should be involved in school and community life.  Please attach a copy of your high school resume.  Student must plan to pursue a four-year degree at Nicholls State University.  The student must include a picture and a short essay about themselves and their goals for the future.  Financial need may be considered.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

THE DANOS FAMILY FOUNDATIONS ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $500]:  is awarded to a resident from the South Lafourche area. Because the scholarship is need-based, the recipient must be receiving a federal Pell Grant. The recipient must be enrolled at Nicholls State University as a full-time student and must have completed his or her freshman year with a GPA of 3.00 or better. Sophomores, juniors, and seniors are eligible for this scholarship. The recipient may receive the scholarship for up to six semesters provided the above criteria are met.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

F. MAX HARDBERGER SCHOLARSHIP [1@ $250]: is awarded to a full-time senior who is majoring in Biology with a Pre-Med Concentration. The applicant will have at least a GPA of 3.5. The recipient may receive the scholarship for two consecutive semesters, provided he/she maintains a 3.5 GPA and full-time status. The recipient need not reapply if the criteria are met during the first semester. Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

FIRST AMERICAN BANK SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $500 each]: Awarded to full-time dependent students with low to moderate family income.  The applicants must maintain a minimum 2.50 GPA and be of at least sophomore standing.  The applicants must reside in one of the following parishes:  St. James, Jefferson, Assumption, St. Charles, and St. John.  One recipient will be selected from each of the previously mentioned parishes.  The scholarship is valid for one semester. Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

THE HELEN ALENE MELANCON EXCELLENCE IN MEN’S BASEBALL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $375]: Awarded to a high school graduate who demonstrates strong academic and leadership achievements and is an athlete who will compete in intercollegiate Baseball at Nicholls State University. The recipient must be enrolled as a full-time student and be NCAA eligible. (A full-time student is defined as a student enrolled in 12 or more hours of credit courses.) The recipient must be receiving an athletic scholarship in baseball.  If awarded, the athletic scholarship may be reduced by the value of this award.  The recipient may keep this scholarship for four years provided they meet all the above criteria and maintains a 2.80 overall GPA.  The recipient must also demonstrate financial need.  Email brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu for an application or pick one up at the Scholarships Office.

THE JUAN VALENCE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $250]:  is awarded to a full-time student enrolled at Nicholls State University in the College of Business, majoring in Accounting. The recipient will be a resident of St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Washington, Orleans or Jefferson Parishes. The recipient will be classified as an undergraduate student in good academic standing with a minimum 2.75 GPA. The recipient will be eligible to receive the award for one year (two semesters) provided they maintain all eligibility criteria. The scholarship award is $250 per semester.

KEITH T. AND RITA R. HAMILTON ENDOWED MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP IN EDUCATION [1 @ $250]:  Awarded to a student with at least sophomore status and a minimum GPA of 3.250.  The recipient will perform three hours of service a week at a Lafourche or Terrebonne Parish elementary public school.  Service will consist of tutoring at-risk students, assisting teachers in the classroom environment, or performing other services as deemed appropriate by the Lafourche or Terrebonne Parish School Board staff and the Nicholls State University College of Education Supervisor of Student Teaching.

The L.C. “DIDI” LEVERT, Jr. [1 @ $375]:  Scholarship is awarded to a full-time student at Nicholls State University. Applicants must be majoring in Business and be an undergraduate student. First priority shall be given to a Business major who is a descendant of a J.B. Levert Company member/owner. Second priority goes to a business major who is a child of an employee of J.B. Levert Land Company and third, to a business major from Lafourche Parish.  A 2.00 GPA is required to be awarded the scholarship and to retain it for the second semester.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

THE LEE A. MEYER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP [1@ $2500]:  is awarded to a full-time (12 or more hours) first-time freshman student enrolled in Education at Nicholls State University. Applicants must have and maintain a 3.0 GPA or higher.  The applicant must have demonstrated financial need.  The applicant must be a graduate of Assumption High School and a resident of Assumption Parish.  The applicant must be the first person in their family to attend college.  The applicant must also have had sustained employment during high school.  The recipient cannot receive any other scholarships, with the exception of TOPS, during the award year.  The scholarship is awarded for one year (fall and spring) only at $2500 per semester.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

THE LESLEY WHARTON MARCELLO ENDOWMENT FOR OUTSTANDING STUDENT PUBLICATION SERVICE [1 @ $250]:  Awarded to a full-time (12 hours) student in good standing with the university at the time of nomination.  The recipient should have worked in Student Publication at Nicholls State University for at least a semester prior to nomination.  The application will include an essay on why working on the university newspaper or yearbook has or will help them in their majors, careers, or life.  The application will include a letter of nomination from someone who is best suited to nominate the student for this award, preferably someone in Student Publications who has had a chance to observe the student. Applications are available in the Scholarship Office.

THE LEROY THERIOT MEAT & CHARCUTERIE CULINARY ARTS ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP [1@ $625]:  is awarded to a full-time student at Nicholls State University who is at least a part-time employee of Rouses’ Supermarkets or the child of at least a part-time employee of Rouses’ Supermarkets. The recipient must be enrolled in one of the programs within the Chef John Folse Culinary Institute.  Preference will be given to candidates interested in the butcher crafts.  The recipient must be a graduate of an accredited public or private high school. The recipient may keep this scholarship for one year provided he or she meets all the above criteria and maintains a 2.50 overall GPA.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

LOUISIANA SHRIMP ASSOCIATION ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP IN MARINE BIOLOGY [1@ $500]:  Awarded to a resident of Louisiana.  Preference will first be given to students whose family members are involved in the shrimp industry and second to those living in the eight-parish region served by Nicholls State University.  The recipient must be TOPS qualified, have a 3.000 GPA, and majoring in Biology with a concentration in Marine Biology.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

M & L ENGINES/INDUSTRIES, INC. SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $250]: Awarded to an incoming freshman only until the end of their first year.  The applicant must be a full-time student, maintain a 3.0 GPA, and must be a resident of Lafourche or Terrebonne Parish. Awarded to dependents of employees of the M&L Engines/Industries, Inc.

THE MICHAEL C. AND CHRISTINE P. BOURGEOIS #1 ENDOWED 1ST GENERATION SCHOLARSHIP [3 @ $400]:  is awarded to a full-time student enrolled at Nicholls State University.  The recipient must be a U.S. citizen.  Each recipient will be a resident and registered voter of Ward 6 in Lafourche Parish and have graduated from E.D. White Catholic High School, Houma Christian School, or Thibodaux High School.  If a recipient has not reached age 18 yet, he or she must register to vote at age 18 in order to remain eligible to retain the scholarship for future semesters.  Students who meet all other criteria but were home schooled or passed the GED are also eligible to apply.  The recipient must have at least a 2.8 GPA.  The recipient must be awarded the federal Pell Grant. The recipient will be a first generation college student; neither the parents nor legal guardians will have earned a college degree. Each recipient will be enrolled in either in the College of Nursing, the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences, the College of Liberal Arts, or the College of Sciences and Technology.  Each recipient will be eligible to receive the award for a maximum of eight semesters provided they maintain a 2.8 GPA while earning at least 12 hours each semester.  The recipient must also remain Pell Grant eligible.  Special consideration will be given to the applicant’s character, leadership and participation in professional or charitable organizations, as well as to honorably discharged members of the United States Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force or Coast Guard.  Student must turn in a copy of their voter registration card.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

THE MICHAEL C. AND CHRISTINE P. BOURGEOIS #2 ENDOWED 1ST GENERATION SCHOLARSHIP [3 @ $500]:  is awarded to a full-time student enrolled at Nicholls State University.  The recipient must be a U.S. citizen.  Each recipient will be a resident and registered voter of Ward 6 in Lafourche Parish and have graduated from E.D. White Catholic High School, Houma Christian School, or Thibodaux High School.  If a recipient has not reached age 18 yet, he or she must register to vote at age 18 in order to remain eligible to retain the scholarship for future semesters.  Students who meet all other criteria but were home schooled or passed the GED are also eligible to apply.  The recipient must have at least a 2.5 GPA.  The recipient must be awarded the federal Pell Grant. The recipient will be a first generation college student; neither the parents nor legal guardians will have earned a college degree.  Each recipient will be enrolled in the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences, the Chef John Folse Culinary Institute, or the College of Nursing.  Each recipient will be eligible to receive the award for a maximum of eight semesters provided they maintain a 2.5 GPA while earning at least 12 hours each semester.  The recipient must also remain Pell Grant eligible.  Special consideration will be given to the applicant’s character, leadership and participation in professional or charitable organizations, as well as to honorably discharged members of the United States Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force or Coast Guard.  Student must turn in a copy of their voter registration card.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

THE MICHAEL C. AND CHRISTINE P. BOURGEOIS #4 ENDOWED UPPER CLASSMEN/ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP [2 @ $200]:  will be awarded to full-time Junior, Senior, or Alumni graduate student at Nicholls State University.  Each recipient must be a citizen of the United States and a registered voter in Ward 6 of Lafourche Parish and must attach a copy of their Voters ID Card to the application.  The recipient must have and maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above for a graduate student and 2.0 or above for an undergraduate student.  The student may receive the scholarship for one semester, but past recipients can reapply along with other applicants for consideration each fall and spring semester.  Each recipient must be a Nicholls State University Upper Classman or Alumni.  Preference will be given to graduates of any high school in Lafourche or Terrebonne Parish.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

THE NORMAN SWANNER SCHOLARSHIP FOR A GRADUATES OF EDWARD DOUGLAS WHITE CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL [1@$250]:  Awarded to a 2022 high school graduate from Edward Douglas White Catholic High School.  Recipient must be a first-time full-time freshman at Nicholls State University.   To maintain the scholarship for the second semester, the student must be full-time and must maintain at least a 2.00 semester GPA.  The scholarship will be awarded for two consecutive semesters to students who demonstrate financial need.  The applicants must obtain the minimum ACT scores to be admitted to Nicholls State University.

THE NORMAN SWANNER SCHOLARSHIP FOR A GRADUATE OF SOUTH LAFOURCHE HIGH SCHOOL [1@ $250]:  Awarded to a graduating high school senior from South Lafourche High School enrolling full-time at Nicholls State University. The student will have the minimum ACT scores to be admitted to Nicholls State University. The scholarship will be awarded to a student who can demonstrate financial need. The recipient may hold the scholarship for two consecutive semesters. To maintain the scholarship for the second semester, the student must have earned a GPA of at least 2.00 the first semester.

THE NORMAN SWANNER SCHOLARSHIP FOR A GRADUATE OF WEST JEFFERSON HIGH SCHOOL [1@$250]:  Awarded to a graduating high school senior from West Jefferson High School enrolling full-time at Nicholls State University. The student will have the minimum ACT scores to be admitted to Nicholls State University. The scholarship will be awarded to a student who can demonstrate financial need. The recipient may hold the scholarship for two consecutive semesters. To maintain the scholarship for the second semester, the student must have earned a GPA of at least 2.00 the first semester.

THE ONPATH FEDERAL CREDIT UNION ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP [7 @ $500]:  is awarded to a full-time student at Nicholls State University.  Recipients must have and maintain at least a 3.0 GPA.  The scholarship is open to any classification and major.  Recipient must be an active member of OnPath Federal Credit Union.  Should the applicant not be a member, the applicant must become a member with no restrictions on which type of account they open (checking, savings account, etc.) prior to the scholarship application being submitted.  Dependents of employees of Nicholls State University can also apply.  If the dependent is not a member of OnPath FCU, they must become a member prior to application submission.  The value of the scholarship is $1000 per year, $500 per semester for one year.  To receive the scholarship for the second semester, recipient must meet continuing eligibility requirements.  Proof of membership in OnPath FCU will be verified by the Scholarship Office.  Applicants not already a member can become one online here. Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

DR. PHILIP ROBICHAUX, JR. ENDOWED MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP [1@ $300]: Awarded to a rising or a first semester senior who is applying to medical school. The recipient must be a full-time student enrolled at Nicholls State University who will have achieved a minimum GPA of 3.25. The recipient may receive the scholarship for two consecutive semesters, provided he/she maintains a 3.25 GPA. The recipient need not reapply if the criteria are met during the first semester.

THE SCLASS/GEE SCHOLARSHIP FOR EDUCATION MAJORS [1 @ $300]: is awarded to a full-time (12 or more hours) student majoring in Education at Nicholls State University. Students majoring in Art, Music, and Math Education, who are in the Colleges of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Technology, may apply.  Freshman applicants must have an ACT Score of 22 or higher with at least a 3.0 GPA.  Continuing students must have a 3.0 GPA or higher.  The applicant must have a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) on file with the Office of Financial Aid.  The scholarship is valued at $300 per semester for two semesters.  The applicant must have documented evidence of the impact their service has had on a particular group or individual (ex. volunteerism, service learning, field-work, or internships that show civic responsibility and engagement).  A co-curricular form must be submitted to document your leadership experience.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

THE SGA INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $500]:  Awarded to a full-time international student enrolled at Nicholls State University.  The recipient must maintain a 2.75 GPA. The applicant must submit a 300 word essay stating why they deserve the scholarship. The applicant must submit a letter of recommendation from a faculty or staff member of Nicholls State University. The applicant must also show how they are involved at Nicholls. A student can receive this scholarship only once.  Applications are available in the Scholarship Office or by emailing brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu

SGA LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP [2 @ $300 for continuing students]:  Awarded to students with at least a 2.00 GPA.  The application is a co-curricular form that may be downloaded  and printed from Presence.  In the absence of a traditional freshman applicant, the scholarship may be awarded to a non-traditional freshman student.

STUART A. LIRETTE, Sr., MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP IN ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY STUDIES [1@$500]:  Awarded to a TOPS qualified student majoring in Biology with a concentration in Environmental Biology.  The recipient must be a full-time student maintaining an overall 2.50 GPA.

THE THIBODAUX ROTARY CLUB will annually award $1,000.00 ($500 a semester) to a graduate of E.D. White Catholic High School. The student must be a 2022 graduating senior from E.D. White Catholic High School. Preference will be given to students who have participated in community service activities, whether through service organizations in high school or on their own initiative. The students must also enroll as full-time students at Nicholls State University upon graduation from high school.  Financial need will be a consideration when awarding this scholarship.  The applicant must supply the Scholarship Office with a completed high school resume.  Email brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu for an application or pick one up at the Scholarships Office.

THE THOMAS LAWSON EXCELLENCE IN ACCOUNTING ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $1,250]:  Awarded to a high school graduate of Central Lafourche High School who demonstrates strong academic and leadership achievements and plans to major in Accounting at Nicholls State University. The recipient must be enrolled as a full-time student at Nicholls State University. (A full-time student is defined as a student enrolled in 12 or more hours of credit courses.) The recipient may keep this scholarship for four years provided he or she meets all of the above criteria and maintains a 3.0 overall grade point average.

THE WILLIE MAE ARCEMENT SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $250]:  is awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the College of Education majoring in Elementary Education. The recipient will be classified as a senior with a minimum 3.0 GPA at the time of the award. The recipient must have financial need.  The recipient shall hold the scholarship for two consecutive semesters, providing all of the above criteria is met. The value of the scholarship is $250 per semester.

WOODROW J. DEFELICE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP [1 @ $50]:  Awarded to a high school graduate who has demonstrated strong academic and leadership achievements and maintained an overall 3.00 GPA.  Applicants must plan to enroll full-time at Nicholls State University, be a resident of Lafourche Parish, be able to show financial need, and have an overall ACT composite of at least a 22.  In order to retain the scholarship for the second semester, the recipient must maintain at least an overall 2.50 GPA while attending Nicholls.  The recipient cannot be the holder of a Nicholls academic scholarship.

 

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The scholarships and resources below are available from outside organizations:

The Kelly Gibson Foundation, in association with the Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust, announces the 2022 Oscar J. Tolmas Memorial Scholarship Fund. Under this program, scholarships will be awarded to high school juniors through 5th year college students as of fall 2022.  The application and eligibility requirements can be viewed here.  The application deadline is October 23, 2022.   These scholarships will be presented to children of military families at the 5th annual Swing Hard for Soldiers golf tournament on Veterans Day, November 11th, 2022.

 

The Native American Career and Technical Education Program (NACTEP) grant provides funding for Louisiana residents who are tribal members of a federally recognized tribe or registered members of the United Houma Nation.  The grant provides funding for these eligible Native American students who are pursuing a career in a STEM related program of study. The grant assists in paying for tuition, books, school supplies, equipment, and internship opportunities needed to complete their program of study coursework. To apply for grant funding please go to https://www.nativeworkforcesolutions.org and click on Job Seekers.

Incredible Health provides valuable information on available scholarships for nursing students.  Please visit their page for more information on these opportunities.

Students can also find scholarships on the LOSFA website.  This page is updated monthly by the Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance.

Nursing Scholarships for First-Generation College Students can be found at: https://nursejournal.org/resources/financial-aid/nursing-scholarships-for-first-generation-students/

 

The College Ave Monthly $1000 Scholarship Sweepstakes is available for students.  You can enter to win here A new winner is selected each month, so be sure to enter to win each month.

The Citizens Scholarship is open to high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students as well as their parents or sponsors to help them pay for college. Entering is easy, all they need to do is fill out the registration form online and submit.

Ascent’s scholarship giveaways may help cover the cost of your school-related expenses – including tuition, books, rent, groceries, parking and transportation, and more, as well as other monthly bills and purchases.

The Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award is available for students to apply for.  You can enter to win here 12 eligible students or parents will be randomly selected to win a scholarship to help cover college expenses.

The Earnest scholarship Fund sweepstakes is open to apply for now.  You can enter to win one of 50 scholarships here.  The scholarship is open to DACA recipients, US citizens, and permanent residents.  Both Bachelor and Graduate students are eligible.

Sallie Mae can assist you in finding scholarships as well.  Please visit their page for more information.