School of Nursing & Healthcare Leadership Scholarships

  • MSUM offers a variety of School of Nursing & Healthcare Leadership scholarships for current and incoming students. Scholarships are listed below. Students can also apply for general university scholarships through the Financial Aid and Scholarship Office.

    Students interested in applying for a scholarship offered through the MSUM Nursing Department, please submit an electronic application to the MSUM Scholarship Committee by February 15 each year. There are a number of scholarships available, each having individual criteria. A single application will be used to screen for scholarship eligibility.

    Application for all is completed with the provided online application

    Scholarships Offered

  • This award is made available through MSUM past President and Mrs. Barden, in memory of Mrs. Barden’s mother. Award selection is based on applicant need.

    Arthur (Arty) John Pedro Heald was the son of nursing professor Donna Heald Clark, who died at age 30 of a rare form of kidney cancer. Throughout his 20 month battle with the disease, Arty exemplified the heroism of those who are diagnosed with a serious illness. He never lost courage or spirit. This need based scholarship provides financial support for baccalaureate nursing students as they further their knowledge to provide the most competent and compassionate care for heroes like Arty.

    This award is made available through a matching grant with the Dakota Medical Foundation. Award selection is based on applicant merit and need, and requires residence or employment within the DMF service area.

    This scholarship is provided by the Justesen family and selection is based on academic achievement, as well as scholarship qualification.

    This award is made available through gifts provided to MSUM and designated for nursing education. The recipient selection is based on academic achievement, professional goals and financial need.

    This scholarship is for students with financial need and honors apprentice.

    This award is made available through the Oswald Ronice family. Scholarship selection is based on scholarship, merit, extra-curricular activity and need.

    This scholarship is for a major in Nursing & Health Care Leadership, a female, and a single mother.

  • External Scholarships

    The scholarships listed below are from external sources and you must submit an application per instructions on each one.