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Iowa Hospital Association Scholarship
The Iowa Hospital Education and Research Foundation (IHERF), an IHA subsidiary, offers scholarships of up to $6,000 ($3,000 per year for a max of two years) to qualified candidates. Award recipients must be willing to work in an Iowa hospital for each year of scholarship awarded. Visit the Iowa Hospital Scholarship site to confirm eligibility and apply. Direct all questions to Cindy Schultz, Director, Finance and Human Resources at IHERF. The deadline for 2013 is March 29th.
Iowa Heart Foundation
The Iowa Heart Foundation would like to remind students that scholarship applications for the 2013-2014 academic year are due for submission March 31, 2013. Two of the five scholarships are specifically for Mercy College of Health Sciences students.
Iowa Heart Foundation Scholarship
For scholarship questions, please contact Cindy Conroy, Iowa Heart Foundation at (515) 633-3555 or visit www.iowaheartfoundation.org
Altrusa International Louise Rosenfeld Scholarship
Altrusa International offers a vocational scholarship for female students living in Story City who are 23 or older.
The deadline is April 9, 2013
Spencer Hospital Scholarships
Spencer Hospital offers two scholarships and one low interest loan program. The Shine scholarship and the Cornwall loan are offered to persons who have successfully completed their first semester of nursing or an allied health program. The Adam J. Anderson scholarship annually awards funds to persons pursuing education and training to become a certified EMS provider.
The deadline for all three is March 31, 2013.
Adam J Anderson Scholarship
Please contact Danelle Stumbo, Director of Human Resources at Spencer Hospital at 712-264-6623 or at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions."
Skiff Medical Center Scholarships
Skiff Medical Center offers a variety of scholarships for students living in Jasper County or any area served by Skiff Medical Center.
The deadline for both is April 1, 2013 at 12:00 pm.
Skiff General Scholarship
Skiff Health Care Administration Scholarship
Please contact Bev Curtis, scholarship chair at 641-792-5284 with any questions."
Latinos Unidos 2013 Scholarship
Latinos Unidos of Iowa, Inc. is proud to grant college scholarships for Latino/Latina students who will attend Iowa institutions. Click here for the application.
Women's Opportunity Award
Given by the Des Moines chapter of the Soroptimist International Organization, this award goes to a female head of the household (primary earner) who is attending or has been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or undergraduate degree, and who also demonstrates a financial need. Applications and references are due Dec. 15, 2012. Application and any questions can be sent to Cheryl Kluza.
BeFree Scholarship Search
The sites below allow you to perform a general scholarship search. You will be able to indicate certain academic and demographic characteristics about yourself to assist in providing a list of outside scholarships for which you may apply. Don't hesitate to inquire with organizations that you or members of your family already are associated with to see if they offer scholarships, such as fraternal organizations, local companies in your community, local banks and credit unions, or community foundations.
Free Scholarship Search Engine
Financial Aid Information
US Department of Education
Iowa College Student Aid Commission
Iowa College Access Network
NextStudent Scholarship Search
CampusRN & Allied Health Scholarship
Resources for Nursing Students
Iowa Department of Public Health
Forty & Eight Voiture 71 - Polk County Scholarship
Resources for Students of Color
Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships
Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund
Microsoft Scholarship Program
Additional Financial Aid Information
Free Application for Federal Student Aid
Federal Student Aid
Mapping Your Future