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Kentucky Nursing Incentive Scholarship Fund

Offered by Kentucky Board of Nursing

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Jan 2, 2024
Multiple awards worth


Grade level

College & Graduate Students

Application deadline:

June 8, 2024

Scholarship Overview

Are you a Kentucky resident who has been accepted into and is enrolled in a program of nursing (prelicensure (LPN, RN, BSN), BSN completion, or graduate or certificate program)? Further, will you be enrolled in an academic term that begins after August of the application year and will be able to complete a minimum of 9 credit hours for graduate programs or 12 credit hours for prelicensure or BSN completion programs? If so, consider applying for the Kentucky Nursing Incentive Scholarship Fund! Each year, the scholarship awards $3,000 to multiple eligible aspiring nurses from Kentucky. Bear in mind that, after graduation from the program of nursing, recipients must work full-time (part-time work is prorated) in Kentucky as a nurse for one year for each academic year funded. If this sounds like a good opportunity for you, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

About Kentucky Board of Nursing

The Kentucky Board of Nursing protects the public by development and enforcement of state laws governing the safe practice of nursing, nursing education, and credentialing. They aspire to deliver benchmark-quality services in healthcare regulation, meet the challenges of a dynamic and ever-changing healthcare environment, have an organizational environment that fosters creativity, innovation, and outstanding leadership, have a committed and appropriately compensated Board/staff who have exceptional knowledge and skills, achieve integration of regulatory efforts affecting the health of the public, and have effective and efficient Board functions.

Eligibility information

This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

Grade Level

College & Graduate Students

Academic Interest

Healthcare, Nursing




Applicants must have been accepted to or be enrolled in a nursing program.

Application information

To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

Academic transcript


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For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Kentucky Board of Nursing at [email protected].

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