Applications will be accepted after October
Selection Criteria at UTM:
Criteria for selection of students to be awarded scholarships include: Application for financial aid is on file with the Financial Aid Office and the department of Nursing, need as determined by the ACT financial statement analysis, adhere to any stipulation of the scholarship, successfully completed two semesters of clinical nursing, grade of at least a C in each required course, demonstrate the potential for completing the program, demonstrate the potential of contributing to nursing, and unusual circumstances. Applications should be submitted to the department of Nursing by November 1.
Other Nursing Scholarships (independent of UTM):
Local Hospital Programs
Area hospitals offer scholarships to their employees or those interested in future employment. Contact the hospital for specific guidelines. These may include, but are not limited to the following: Baptist Memorial Hospital at Huntingdon, Huntingdon, TN; Baptist Memorial Hospital - Union City, Union City, TN; Henry-County Hospital, Paris, TN; Jackson-Madison County General Hospital, Jackson, TN; Murray-Calloway County Hospital, Murray, KY; Parkway Regional Hospital, Fulton, KY; and Regional Hospital of Jackson, Jackson, TN.
Scholarship applications are available online from October 15-February 29. A brief description of the scholarship and its criteria are provided, along with dates for submission deadlines. Narrow scholarship options by using the keyword 'Nursing'.
Students are encouraged to check-out the scholarship opportunities and to apply to all scholarships for which you meet criteria.
General Financial Assistance
Information can be obtained from the Office of Student Financial Assistance, Administration Building, Martin, TN 731-881-7040
The baccalaureate nursing program at the University of Tennessee at Martin located in Martin, TN and also offered at the UTM Parsons Center in Parsons, TN is accredited by the:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326
The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the baccalaureate nursing program is continuing accreditation.