Loyola University Chicago

Financial Aid Office

Major Scholarships

Scholarships By Major

A good website to look for scholarships that are major specific is http://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-major/

Nursing Scholarships

A wide range of nursing scholarships can be found at the following Websites:


BrainTrack Nursing Scholarship

This scholarship is designed to help others considering nursing related careers by taking advantage of the experiences of entrants.

  • Selection Criteria: Winners will be selected based on the creativity, focus, overall thoughtfulness, accuracy, and practical value of responses to essay questions.  The questions ask students about their experiences as a nursing student and their suggestions for prospective students.  BrainTrack will publish the most helpful responses for use by future students.
  • Awards: The best entry for each competition is awarded $1000; the runner-up $500. 
  • Deadlines: Scholarship competitions run twice a year, for each semester. Submission deadline are March 1st and November 1st. 
  • Costs: None.
  • Privacy: All entrant names and contact information will be kept private for use only in the scholarship, except for the winners whose names will be published.
  • Requirements: Entrants must be currently taking classes in an appropriate nursing degree program with at least one semester of studies completed.  Studies can be full-time, part-time, on-campus, or online and must be at an accredited US college.