Scholarships & Loans

Departmental Scholarships

Each year, the UNM College of Nursing awards over $270,000 in institutional scholarships. All admitted and current nursing students who complete and submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) will be considered for available scholarship funding. There is no formal application needed for these scholarships. The College does offer specific scholarships that require additional applications. Notifications regarding specific applications will be emailed out to all eligible students as necessary. Contact the College of Nursing Financial Aid Office with questions. 

View our list of CoN scholarships [PDF]

Loans for Service

External Scholarships


  • Hospital Jobs - Search Thousands of Entry Level Jobs, Externships, & Scholarship Opportunities on CampusRN.
  • Nursing Scholarships - CampusRN has $15,000 in Scholarships Available to Nursing and Allied Health Students. 



Military Scholarships