School of Nursing and Health Studies

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Funding your education

There are many options for funding your education which may include both federal and state Financial Aid and scholarships. 

Washington State Nursing Foundation scholarship now accepting applications! 

The Washington State Nurses Foundation (WSNF) awards scholarships annually to qualified students who meet the eligibility requirements as outlined below. The minimum amount of each scholarship is $1,000.

Materials must be postmarked by Feb. 8, 2019 and scholarship award announcements will be made by April 14, 2019.

Scholarship funds will be available after June 1, 2019 for the 2019–2020 academic year.


Other scholarship opportunities

Most scholarships are merit-based while some may require evidence of financial need, community service, or affiliation with certain groups or programs of study according to their decision-making criteria.

Be sure to read the application requirements carefully. 

Federal Student Aid and the US Department of Education

By applying for Financial Aid, you will be considered for various grants and educational loans! Be sure to visit the UW Bothell Financial Aid and Scholarship site.

The US Department of Education offers other opportunities to finance your education. 

Loan repayment programs

  • The Health Professional Loan Repayment Program was created to attract and retain licensed health professionals to serve in critical shortage areas in Washington state. The program provides educational loan repayment assistance to licensed primary care health professionals.