School of Nursing

Office of Student Services/Affairs

Office of Student Services/Affairs

Location: LSU Health New Orleans School of Nursing
3rd Floor, Room 341
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Main Phone: 504-568-4197

Scholarship Opportunities for LSU Health New Orleans School of Nursing Students

LSU Foundation Donor-provided Scholarships

The LSU Foundation fundraises from our generous donors to provide numerous scholarships each academic year for our undergraduate students. Foundation scholarships are in addition to scholarships offered by the various schools of LSU Health, have specified criteria, and will be reviewed by a selection committee. Check this page periodically for information about these scholarships.


LSU – LCMC Health Scholars Program

Through a generous gift from LCMC Health, a select group of LSU nursing students receive tuition, designated fees, mentorship, and academic support throughout their nursing studies. Upon successful completion of their nursing education, LSU-LCMC Health Scholars also receive job placement at an LCMC health facility.

Learn more about this opportunity, including eligibility requirements, timelines, and work commitments by visiting the LSU-LCMC Health Scholars Program website.


LSU Health Sciences School of Nursing Scholarships

Additional LSU-HSC School of Nursing Scholarships are available each fall and spring semester. When scholarship opportunities become available, application links will be posted on this page. We encourage you to take advantage of this additional potential source of funding for your education!

Scholarships provided by external organizations is the largest independent scholarship provider in the US with millions of active students.

Please visit the website to view scholarships offered from the organization:

KURU Footwear

  • Eligibility Requirements:
  • Be a US citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the United States
  • Be an incoming undergraduate freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior entering the Spring 2024 semester
  • Have a minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Pursuing a degree in nursing
  • Be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university for the Spring 2024 semester
  • Submit a 300-400 word essay answering the following question: "What inspires you to pursue a career in nursing, and how do you envision making a positive impact in the healthcare field?"
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Application Deadline: Friday, December 15th 2023. The winner will be announced after January 5th, 2024, and the scholarship will be applied to the 2024 Spring semester.
  • Scholarship Link:

Learner Math Lover Scholarship

Learner Calculus Scholarship

Learner SAT Scholarship

Student Award Search Aid

  • Student Award Search Aid website is offering a scholarship for 2024. Our website was developed solely for the purpose of helping students locate and apply for scholarships. We are trying to improve the students' chances for success. The site is free and we charge nothing for the information or the application.
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Application Deadline: May 21, 2024
  • Scholarship Link for more information and application:

RN Diversity Scholarship

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Application Deadline: December 5
  • Supports the education of an undergraduate nursing student who identifies with an ethnic or culturally diverse background, racial diversity, gender diversity, disability, or otherwise a member of a historically marginalized community, has a strong interest in pediatrics, and is pursuing a degree to become an RN.
  • Link to apply:

Graduate Level Scholarship Opportunity


PNP Diversity Scholarship

  • Amount: $3,000
  • Application Deadline: December 1
  • Supports the education of a nurse pursuing a degree as a pediatric nurse practitioner (PNP) who identifies with an ethnically or culturally diverse background, racial diversity, gender diversity, disability or is otherwise a member of a historically marginalized community and/or one that is underrepresented in pediatric nursing.
  • Link to apply:

Contact Information


Todd Tartavoulle, DNS, APRN, CNS-BC
Interim Assistant Dean for Student Services
Office: 4C6
Phone: 504-568-4013

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Tracie Gravolet
Director of the Office of Student Services/Affairs
Phone: 504-568-4114

Nakayla Quattlebaum

Nakayla Quattlebaum
Student Recruiter
Phone: 504-568-4188

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M. Dustin Pigg
Academic Success Coordinator
Phone: 504-568-4216

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Kathleen Brennan
Academic Success Coordinator
Phone: 504-568-4170

Cheryl Richardson

Nic Manuel
Student Affairs Coordinator
Phone: 504-568-4213