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Questions about SNU School of Nursing Scholarships? Please call the SNU Nursing Department (405) 491-6365.

Arnold, Walter E. RN/BNS Scholarship

  • Established and funded by Dr. Aline Arnold, wife
  • Female student completing a RN/BSN Degree
  • Preference for "Single Mothers"
  • Amount varies

Chandler-Thompson Families Scholarship - RN/BSN

  • Established by Ray & Dian Thompson Chandler
  • Support aid for any full-time married students with a 1st preference for students enrolled in the RN/BSN Program
  • If no candidate is available, may be awarded to any married student in Adult Studies
  • Amount varies

Deaconess-Bethany Auxiliary Nursing Scholarship

  • Established by the Bethany Health Center Auxiliary
  • Provides awards for students entering medical-related fields with a preference for the School of Nursing
  • Recipients must be upper-division students in the SNU Nursing program, from the State of Oklahoma, with a GPA consistent with the nursing program's academic guidelines
  • Amount varies

Krohe, Pamela J. Memorial Scholarship

  • Established by David O. & Lona J. Krohe, parents; and funded by the friends of Pam Krohe
  • Provides funds for a senior nursing student preparing for “nursing on the mission field”
  • The recipient shall exemplify the motto of SNU: "Character-Culture-Christ"
  • $1,000 increments

McBride Foundation Scholarship

  • Established by the McBride Foundation of Oklahoma City
  • Restricted to citizens or permanent residents of the United States of America
  • Must be a legal resident of Oklahoma
  • Must be officially admitted to the SNU School of Nursing
  • Be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester at SNU
  • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA and a verifiable financial need
  • Amount varies

Muzingo Jr., Donald L. Memorial Scholarship

  • Established through the Estate of Donald L. Muzingo, Jr.
  • Restricted in "In-coming Freshman-level students" enrolled in the School of Nursing
  • Must have a verifiable financial need
  • Awards in minimum increments of $1000

Nursing Department Scholarships

  • Funded by friends of the School of Nursing
  • Provides general scholarships to students in the School of Nursing
  • Amount varies

Thompson, Joe & Katie Scholarship

  • Established and funded by Katie Thompson
  • Any classification
  • Applicant must have a minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Verifiable financial need
  • Amount varies

Ware, Betty J. Nursing Heritage Scholarship

  • Established by the faculty and friends of the SNU School of Nursing in honor of Dr. Betty J. Ware
  • Provides need-based scholarships to students in the School of Nursing
  • Amount varies

Woolman, Elmer & Mabel Memorial Scholarship

  • Established through the Bequest of Elmer Woolman
  • Provides aid for Junior or Senior level students with a minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Amount varies

Young, Lavonne M. Memorial Scholarship

  • Established by Rev. Dwain Young, husband, with continued support from Rev. Dwain and Marlene Young, and Dr. Marvin Young, son
  • Restricted to upper-division students accepted into the Nursing Program track
  • Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Verifiable financial need
  • Amount varies

Please note:  All scholarships are available only to traditional students in traditional programs unless otherwise specified.



Our Nazarene Heritage
Founded in 1899, Southern Nazarene University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university - a service of the Church of the Nazarene. Located on a 40-acre campus just west of Oklahoma City, SNU grew out of several small colleges committed to training people for service to God and their fellow man. More than 32,000 alumni work and serve throughout the United States and the world. Read About Our Heritage