Financial Information

What type of financial aid does the School of Nursing offer for minority students?

Applicants for financial aid must file the FAFSA and the online Vanderbilt Nursing Graduate/Professional Financial Aid and Scholarship Application. The deadline for these forms is March 15 of the year of application.

In addition to need-based aid, the School of Nursing offers three (3) specific scholarships that are targeted for minority students:

  • H.S. Vanderbilt Scholarship (full scholarship to a 1st year minority student)
  • Goldstein Scholarship (partial scholarship to a 1st year minority student)
  • Hearst Scholarship (partial scholarship to a 2nd year minority student)
  • Additional scholarships are also available.

The Vanderbilt School of Nursing Student Financial Services offers information on all sources of available financial assistance along with information for external resources. If you would like additional information please contact:

Kristie Smith
Director, Student Financial Services
Vanderbilt School of Nursing
212 Godchaux Hall
Nashville, TN 37240
Office: 615-322-8986 Toll Free: 800-211-2186
Fax (615)343-0164
Email: VUSN-Financial@vanderbilt.edu