Nursing - Scholarships

Department of Nursing



Nursing students have access to the CCSU Foundation Scholarships which require application in December. Please visit the CCSU Foundation page at to review and identify scholarships that are a match. 

There are 3 dedicated nursing scholarships: 

1. By direct application to Department in Fall semester for following spring funding: Paul L. Jones Foundation Scholarship. Students will be notified via CCSU email when application opens. Requires GPA of 3.0 + and be a resident of state of CT. 

By application to CCSU Foundation system:

2. Keith & Rose S. Bernhardt Nursing Scholarship 

3. Vivian Ellerbee Kahrmann Memorial Nursing Scholarship. Requires that a student must be a junior or senior in good academic standing. 

Many of CCSU Nursing Programs Practice Based Clinical Partners share scholarships with us throughout the year - those notifications will be shared with students via email.