At Belhaven University, we're dedicated to ensuring our tuition remains accessible and competitive. That's why we're proud to offer the most affordable RN to BSN program in Mississippi! Explore below for scholarship opportunities that can further support your journey towards earning your Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree.

How Do I Apply?

Our tuition discount and scholarships are offered as part of your comprehensive financial aid package, which may also include federal or state aid and loan programs. This package is unique to you and is built after you apply to the university and supply us with necessary information, including academic records. To determine your aid amount, please complete these steps:

  • Apply to the university
  • Submit your high school GPA and either your ACT or SAT scores
  • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, also known as FAFSA

As a future BSN student, you’re also required to apply for nursing school in an application separate from the university admission application. Nursing applicants must also submit a resume to


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Tuition Discounts, Scholarships & Grants

We’re proud to offer the fastest and most affordable RN to BSN in the state of Mississippi!

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For more information, speak with your admission counselor or call 601-968-8881. You may also email the online admission office at

Several scholarships, grants, and stipends are available through the Mississippi Nurses Foundation, which uses charitable donations to promote professional nursing and better health throughout the Magnolia State. These financial awards are available to nurses in training as well as RNs who return to school.

For more information, application materials, and deadlines, speak with your admissions counselor, visit the foundation’s website, or call 601-898-0850.

IHL-Mississippi Office of Student Financial Aid
3825 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, MS 39211

Several national organizations offer scholarships of varying amounts. Some of these scholarships include the:

  • F. A. Davis Scholarship Program: Three-$1,000 awards given once a year. Application deadline: July 31 of each year.
  • Geraldine “Polly” Bednash Scholarship: Two-$5,000 awards given four times a year. Application deadlines: Jan. 31, April 30, July 31, and Oct. 31.
  • Hurst Review Services & American Association of Colleges of Nursing Scholarships: Two-$2,500 awards given twice a year. Application deadlines: Jan. 15 and July 15.
  • Army Nurse Corps Association Scholarship Program: Multiple-$3,000 awards given once a year. Application deadline: TBD; see website for details.
  • After College & American Association of Colleges of Nursing Scholarships: One-$2,500 award given four times a year. Application deadlines: March 31, June 30, Sept. 30, and Dec. 31.
  • TYLENOL® Future Care Scholarship: 10-$10,000 awards and 25-$5,000 awards given once a year. Application deadline: June 30 of each year.

Contact Us

Office of Adult, Graduate, and Online Admission

Phone: 601-968-5940

Mailing Address:
1500 Peachtree Street, Box 153
Jackson, MS 39202

Fax: 601-300-2932

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