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Walden University is providing scholarship awards to help you make a difference in your life and in the lives of others in your community. When you take the first step toward pursuing a goal, you begin turning your dreams into reality. When you pursue a degree at Walden, you can begin to put your ideas into action.
Speak with an Enrollment Specialist at 844-768-0199 to determine which program meets your specific professional and personal goals. Then click on one of our scholarships below to find out more information and how to apply.
Ann “Tunky” Riley Excellence in K–12 Education Scholarships
Award: Up to four $25,000 scholarships
Eligible Programs: Bachelor’s, Master’s, Post-Master’s, and Doctoral programs in K-12 education
This scholarship is offered to new students who have contributed significantly to their students, colleagues, and learning communities enrolling in a Walden K–12 educator degree program.
Jonathan Kaplan Excellence in Public Policy and Administration Scholarships
Award: Up to two $25,000 scholarships
Eligible Programs: Any Walden University Master’s or Doctoral degree program in the School of Public Policy and Administration
This scholarship is offered to new students who demonstrate academic ability and manifest an interest and aptitude in the field of public policy
The following outside scholarships are available to Walden students. Applications and questions about these opportunities should be directed to the scholarship agency.
Accepting applications through Thursday, April 30, 2020 7:30 p.m. ET
The Nurse Corps Scholarship Program (Nurse Corps SP) provides funding to students enrolled in diploma, associate, baccalaureate, or graduate degree nursing programs. The award is in exchange for a commitment to serve in high-need, underserved communities. Scholarship support includes payment of tuition, required fees, other reasonable educational costs, and a monthly living stipend.
After graduation, scholarship recipients fulfill their service commitment at an approved health care facility with a critical shortage of nurses. Each scholar serves for a minimum of two years and receives one year of financial support (up to four years) for each additional year of service.
This year, Nurse Corps anticipates making up to 20 percent of awards to nurse practitioner students specializing in psychiatric mental health. This group is at the forefront of national efforts to combat substance use disorder. There is also special funding for nursing students specializing in women’s health.
Accepting applications through Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 7:30 PM ET
Today, the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) released the 2020 Application and Program Guidance for the NHSC Scholarship Program. The application cycle closes on Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 7:30 PM ET.
The NHSC Scholarship Program provides scholarships to health profession students pursuing careers as primary care providers in exchange for their commitment to serve in high-need, underserved communities. The scholarship includes tax-free payment of tuition, required fees, other reasonable educational costs, and a taxable monthly living stipend.
After completion of graduation/training, recipients fulfill their service commitment at one of more than 20,000 NHSC-approved sites throughout the nation and its territories. Each scholar serves for a minimum of two years and receives one year of financial support (up to four years) for each year of service at an NHSC-approved site found on the Health Workforce Connector.