In addition to funding sources listed on the main Financial Aid page, UMSON has funds available exclusively for graduate students.
Graduate assistantships are awarded to new and currently enrolled full-time graduate students on a competitive basis. Most full-time awards include a 10-12 month stipend, up to 10 credits in tuition for each semester, as well as student health insurance. A work commitment of 10 or 20 hours per week is required. Applications are available below.
Advanced Education Nursing Traineeships provide tuition support for full-time master's and doctoral students; as well, part-time students may be eligible in their final 12 months of study. The UMSON applies to the Bureau of Health Professions each year for funds under this program. When funds are available, applications and instructions can be obtained in the link below. Awards average $2,000 per semester.
Contact Tara Byrd, assistant director, scholarships and grants, with questions regarding the programs above.