Scholarship Application

One of the primary functions of the Illinois Nurses Foundation is to provide scholarships to students that have decided to major in nursing or to nurses who are looking to continue their education.
(undergraduate and graduate scholarships available).

Our application process is completed online.  All applications and supporting material must be submitted online to be considered for a scholarship award.

To save you time, please review the Application Packet before submission to determine, if you qualify for consideration.  This will give you a better understanding of the documents required for each scholarship.

Applications are accepted from January to March 15th each year.
Awards are announced on the website in June of each year. 

For questions concerning the INF scholarship process, please contact Susan Swart at 815.468.8804 or – please put SCHOLARSHIP INQUIRY in the subject line.


click to download application packet


Online Application


2017 Scholarship Winners

ARTHUR L. DAVIS Mary Bowman DePaul University
DR. WENDY BURGESS MEMORIAL Stephanie Gedzyk-Nieman Lewis University
CENTENNIAL Chanale Jackson Saint Xavier University
CENTENNIAL Kathleen Fabular Saint Xavier University
District 2 Raquel Harris University Of Saint Francis
District 2 Grace Estrada Joliet Junior College
District 21 Timothy Hartmann Chamberlain College of Nursing
NORTH SUBURBAN NURSING Libby Ross Northern Illinois University
SONNE Angelica Michalak Dominican University
SOUTH SUBURBAN NURSING Chanel Smith Prairie State College
2016 Scholarship Winners
2015 Scholarship Winners
2014 Scholarship Winners