Nursing Scholarships

Nursing Scholarships

The following scholarships are available only to UT nursing program students.

  • Application details are on the UT Nursing Students Blackboard site.
  • Deadline for all applications is Sept. 30 of each year, and will be awarded by Oct. 31.
  • Any questions should be directed to the Department of Nursing. 

Julia and Sam Flom Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate nursing students who have completed at least 6 credit hours in the nursing program are eligible to apply. Students must meet at least one of the following criteria: financial need, member of a minority group, academic excellence. 

Mary M. McKay Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate nursing students who are U.S. citizens, reside in Hillsborough County, are either juniors or seniors in the nursing program, demonstrate financial need and have a minimum 3.0 GPA are eligible to apply. 

Margaret S. Henderson-Donaghy Founder's Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate nursing students who are U.S. citizens, reside in Hillsborough County, are either juniors or seniors in the nursing program, demonstrate financial need and have a minimum 3.0 GPA are eligible to apply. 

Blue Cross and Blue Shield Endowed Scholarship – Graduate or undergraduate nursing students who have completed at least 6 credit hours in the nursing program and have a minimum GPA of 3.25 are eligible to apply. 

Eugene H. McNichols Endowed Scholarship – Graduate or undergraduate nursing students from the Tampa Bay area who have a minimum GPA of 3.0 are eligible to apply. Tampa General Hospital employees preferred. To be awarded by the Financial Aid Office with recommendation by the Department of Nursing. 

The Humana Foundation Endowed Scholarship – Graduate or undergraduate nursing students who have a minimum 3.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need are eligible to apply. To be awarded by the Financial Aid Office with recommendation by the Department of Nursing. 

Nursing Department Scholarship – Eligible students are in either the graduate or undergraduate nursing program, are a single parent and have completed at least 6 credit hours in the nursing program with a minimum GPA of 3.25.

Students can seek additional scholarship opportunities that may be available through professional nursing organizations and HRSA.