The college offers more than 90 scholarships annually, for both undergrad and graduate students. To apply, you must submit both the general and nursing applications in the University of Iowa Scholarship Portal.

  • Additional instructions can be found here.
  • Application deadline for 2024-2025 scholarships is March 24, 2024, at 11:59 p.m.
  • Complete a FAFSA, if able. To complete online, visit

    *A FAFSA may be required for certain need-based scholarships*

Scholarships for the 2024-2025 academic year will be selected in April. If you are selected to receive a scholarship, you will receive an email with an award letter in May. 

Contact with questions. 


Additional scholarship resources:

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing maintains a list of scholarships and financial aid. The scholarships and financial aid are external to the College of Nursing and provided as a resource for you.