The School of Nursing supports its students in many ways to help them be successful at Southern, including financial assistance with scholarships.

CT Health Horizons

This grant is available for nursing students in the Accelerated Career Entry (ACE) Program. It allows the School of Nursing to provide up to $10,000 in tuition assistance for qualifying students.

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Mu Beta Chapter Sigma Theta Tau International Scholarships

The School of Nursing has an established chapter, Mu Beta Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. The chapter is active on a local, regional, and international level. Select students with superior academic achievement and leadership potential are invited to membership during their nursing studies.

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Scholarships for Nursing Majors

Scholarships for Nursing Majors by provides information regarding federal aid & loan forgiveness programs, grant opportunities for nursing students, $125k in featured and segmented scholarships, and more!

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Nursing Explorer Scholarships

SCSU Foundation Scholarships

Any undergraduate student with a minimum GPA of 2.0 who has completed 12 SCSU credits, or a graduate student who has a minimum GPA of 3.0 who has completed 9 SCSU credits, by the close of the Fall semester, may apply. Students will automatically be matched to any scholarship whose criteria is met. A selection team will then review all qualified applicants.

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YNHH Scholarship

In collaboration with the Yale New Haven Hospital System (YNHHS) through an established partnership with the College of Health and Human Services at SCSU, the School of Nursing and YNHH are offering a scholarship opportunity to undergraduate nursing students who demonstrate high academic achievement.

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For questions, please contact Leilannie Quintana, Coordinator for Nursing Scholarships and Early College at