Nurse Anesthesia Applicant

Nurse Anesthesia Fall 2021 Merit Scholarship

Deadline: October 1, 2020

Essays are submitted through the admissions portal in pdf format. Late essays will not be reviewed.

Applicants are encouraged to submit an essay for merit scholarship consideration. The School will award one scholarship to a new fall 2021 Nurse Anesthesia DNP student. The merit scholarship will cover approximately $68,000 of required tuition for the Nurse Anesthesia program. Students must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States to be eligible for consideration.

The purpose of this scholarship program is to provide tuition assistance to outstanding individuals who demonstrate academic achievement, creativity and innovation, exceptional communication skills, and the potential for significant leadership in their professional endeavors. In a narrative (500 words or less, 12 point font, double-spaced), please describe how you meet these criteria and have had a significant and beneficial effect on others.

Students who receive a Duke University School of Nursing Merit Scholarship must remain in good academic standing throughout their program of study and, in collaboration with their Program Director, to contribute to the School in substantive ways. 

Federal Loans and Need-based Scholarship

Admitted students will recieve information regarding financial aid options. Students may begin applying for federal loans and need-based scholarship in January and will receive a financial aid offer in April.


Financial Aid Resources


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