Financial Support

The School of Nursing offers several nursing scholarships and fellowships to students admitted to or enrolled in a nursing program in the College of Health Professions (CHP) at Wichita State University (WSU).

Application, Deadline and Requirements Information:

  • Apply for the following scholarships and fellowships by the application deadline (see application).
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  • Students applying for the departmental nursing scholarships must be admitted to the professional phase of the nursing program currently or be applying to one of the professional programs.


Attention Pre-Nursing Students: Students enrolled as pre-nursing students are not eligible for the nursing scholarships, but can apply for CHP Continuing Student Scholarships accessible from
CHP Student Advising Services website.

For Undergraduate Students:

  • Alley, Gladys H. Scholarship in Nursing
  • Bolton, Orville and Margaret
  • Brookhouser, Vicky S. Scholarship
  • Fitzpatrick, Hermina Endowed Scholarship
  • Halstead, Helen Scholarship
  • Henderson Scholarship
  • Hesse, J. Francis Scholarship
  • Huntington, Patricia J. McNamara
  • Johnson Scholarship
  • Lantz, Mildred L. Scholarship in Nursing
  • Piper, Ola Osborn Scholarship
  • Riordan, Dr. Janice-Endowed Scholarship
  • Rodriguez Tennisen, Victoria Scholarship
  • Sanchez-Gietzen Scholarship
  • Shideler, Charles & Betty-Scholarship
  • Via Christi Endowed Scholarship
  • Webb, J Eleanor Endowed Scholarship
  • Wesley Foundation Nursing Scholarship
  • Whittaker, Regina L. Behring Endowed

For Only Students Enrolled in the Accelerated BSN Program:

  • Anderson, Bob & Darlene Accelerated Nursing Scholarship


For Graduate and Undergraduates Students:

  • Kruger, Dr. Susan Scholarship/Fellowship
  • Miles, Gene & Marie Endowed Scholarship/Fellowship
  • Rose, Paul Christopher & John Timothy Scholarship/Fellowship
  • Swan, Lois Fellowship
  • Wesley Women’s Assoc. Maternal-Child Nursing Scholarship/Fellowship
  • Zona Richardson Scholarship/Fellowship

For Graduate Students Only:

  • Anderson, Robert & Darlene Fellowship
  • Rose, Ray Memorial Endowed Nursing Fellowship


General information about financial aid for students can be accessed at Wichita State University Office of Financial Aid website


pdficon Navy Medicine - Nurse Candidate Program (NCP) Nurse Corps 

The Nurse Candidate Program (NCP) is a financial assistance program for students enrolled in a baccalaureate nursing program. Upon completion of degree requirements, the student must accept a commission as a Nurse Corps (NC) officer.