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Academic, professional/development, and financial aid resources for nursing students

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Understanding Financial Aid for Nursing School
Summary: Learn about nursing financial first aid for school and get nursing scholarship, grant and student loan information.

Federal Student Aid
Summary: Learn about the federal student aid programs as well as other sources of financial aid to help you pay for college or career school. Also, learn about the process for applying for and receiving financial aid.

Graduate School Federal Aid
Summary: Tips and info on federal financial aid for graduate students looking for guidance after undergrad.

Nursing Scholarships
Summary: Search engine providing a list of nursing-related scholarships for students from a wide variety of sources.

Scholarships and Grants for Nursing Students
Below is a list of resources for students and practicing professionals in search of external nursing scholarships and grants for nursing school to assist with the cost of their education.

U.S. Department of Labor Nursing Scholarships Search
Summary: An online search engine for student scholarships officially sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. Over 200 nursing related scholarships are readily available.

Balancing School
Summary: A blog on work, life, and school balance as a nurse and what to prepare for once you are starting your career.

Avoiding Burnout
Summary: Quick advice on how to avoid mid-semester burnout while in nursing school.

Work-Life Balance in Nursing School
Summary: Article on healthy work-life balance strategies to help keep stress levels down.

How to Prepare for Nursing School
Summary: Jackson University article on effective strategies to prepare yourself for nursing school

Know What Programs are accredited
Summary: An article from Colorado technical university discussing CCNE accreditation and why it is important for potential nursing students looking into applying to schools.