Nursing Institution Grants and Scholarships

Emory University offers grants and scholarships to undergraduate Nursing School students based on demonstrated need or academic merit.

Courtesy Tuition Benefit for Undergraduates

Dependent children of eligible Emory faculty and staff may receive full-tuition scholarships, based on employee hire date and years of service. Eligible faculty and staff and their spouses or domestic partners may also receive a courtesy tuition benefit for a portion of their tuition.

Learn more about the Courtesy Tuition Benefit

Emory University Grant

The Emory University Grant is offered on the basis of demonstrated financial need using information from the CSS Profile and FAFSA. Financial aid packages that include the Emory University Grant are made to full-time students only, with the exception of a prorated grant for final semester seniors who are permitted to underload.

Make sure you meet the filing deadlines.

Emory Advantage

Emory Advantage is Emory University’s financial aid initiative that reduces the amount of money borrowed to pay for an undergraduate Emory degree.

Learn more about Emory Advantage

Need-Based Scholarships and Grants

Nursing School Grant is offered on the basis of demonstrated financial need using the information from the FAFSA. Financial aid packages that include the Nursing School Grant are made to full-time students only. Funds that are used to offer need-based scholarships may be offered in Nursing School Grant, Lettie Pate Whitehead, or Irene Woodruff. Because grant funds are limited, make sure you meet the filing deadlines.

Nursing School Grant

Nursing School Grant is offered on the basis of demonstrated financial need using the information from the FAFSA. Financial aid packages that include the Nursing School Grant are made to full-time students only. Funds that are used to offer need-based scholarships may be offered in Emory University Grant, Nursing School Grant, Lettie Pate Whitehead, or Irene Woodruff. Because grant funds are limited, make sure you meet the filing deadlines.

Study Abroad

Students who enroll in Emory Semester Abroad or Emory Summer Abroad can use their financial aid for the program, including federal, state, need-based, and merit-based institutional aid, as well as external scholarship resources. The Center for International Programs Abroad also administers several study abroad scholarships.

United Methodist Ministerial Tuition Benefit

Dependent children of active United Methodist ministers or missionaries will receive a 45 percent tuition benefit. This tuition benefit may be adjusted when combined with other tuition scholarships. 

Download an application from our Forms page

Yellow Ribbon Program

The Yellow Ribbon program is a provision of the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008 that allows degree-granting institutions of higher learning in the US to voluntarily enter into an agreement with the VA to fund tuition expenses that exceed the annual VA tuition and fees benefit.

Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholarship

The Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholars Program annually provides scholarship support to deserving Southern, Christian, female students with financial need and an interest in the health professions. At Emory University, Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholarships are offered to undergraduate and graduate students at Oxford College, Emory College, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Rollins School of Public Health, and the School of Medicine Allied Health Program.

Emory’s Lettie Pate Whitehead scholarships are included in the recipients’ total financial aid package, and the scholarship follows scholars through their course of study, as long as they remain in one of the above-designated schools.

Learn more about the Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholars Program