Dear Students,
Additionally, we ask that all nursing major students applying for scholarships also click on this link and answer the THS School of Nursing Scholarship Supplemental Questions, Link:
All students who apply for scholarships must file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form in the Financial Aid office or online. The deadline is May 15th. Nursing scholarship awards are based solely on this information from the Financial Aid office. Failure to complete and turn in a FAFSA form will result in denial of scholarship monies. For more information about financial aid, please contact the Office of Financial Aid for the University of West Georgia.
In 2019-2020 the Tanner Health System School of Nursing awarded $372,536 in scholarships to students!

Important Deadlines

  • Incoming Student Application Deadline: February 1, 2020.
  • Current Student Application Deadline: March 1, 2020.
  • Tanner Health System School of Nursing Application Deadline: June 1, 2020.
  • College of Education Application Deadline: January 13, 2020.
  • Richards College of Business Application Deadline: March 15, 2020.
  • College of Social Sciences Application Deadline: March 1, 2020.
  • College of Science and Math Application Deadline: March 23, 2020.
  • Honors College Application Deadline: March 1, 2020.
Arta Mae Whatley Scholarship Fund
W. Horace Ayers Nursing Scholarship in Memory of Dennis H. Ayers and Dana Hudson Fund
Barbara Harris Poindexter Holistic Nursing Endowment
Betsy Jean Sutton Scholarship
Betty Irvine Griffith Memorial Scholarship Fund
Bowdon Hospital Authority
Carroll-Haralson Medical Alliance Endowed Scholarship
Dr. Claudette Hayes Nursing Scholarship Endowment 
DeVillier Family Trust Fund
Donna Ayers Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Dr. & Mrs. Joseph William Parks III Trailblazer Scholarship
Dr. and Mrs. Ralph E. Fleck, Jr. Nursing Scholarship
Dr. Janice C. Keys Nursing Scholarship
Dr. Jeanette C. Bernhardt Merit Scholarship
Ernest M. Sewell Scholarship
Herbert W. Hatton Nursing Scholarship Fund
Hugh L. Brock, Jr. and Doris Holligsworth Brock Scholarship for Nursing Education Fund
Ila Mae Gunnell Memorial Scholarship
Jackie Esslinger Endowed Nursing Scholarship Fund
Jean Aycock McCauley Scholarship
Johnson-Bryant Family Scholarhsip Fund
Jonathan and Larry Grams Memorial Scholarship
Kaiser Permanente Endowed Nursing Scholarship Fund
Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation Scholarship
Pansy Tisinger Brown Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Peter Woodhouse Ware Graduate Nursing Scholarship
Phyllis and Jim Rogers Nursing Scholarship
Planas-Taylor Nursing Scholarship
Raymond L. Abernathy Graduate Nursing Scholarship
Reeve Family Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Reynolds Endowed Nursing Education Scholarship
Robert D. Tisinger Nurse Scholarship
Tanner Health System Nursing Scholarship Endowment Fund
Carl C. and Judith F. Horvath Memorial Scholarship



Remember you must fill out a FAFSA with Financial Aid before you can be considered for any scholarships. The deadline is May 15th. Contact the financial aid office at 678-839-6421 for campus scholarships available, the service cancelable loan program, and other loans.