IMPORTANT UPDATE - 2018 Application Deadline has changed. See below for more information.
The Lutheran Foundation manages 19 restricted scholarship funds and acknowledges the importance of highly trained, compassionate healthcare professionals in our region. The Health Professions Scholarship Program allows the Foundation to invest in individuals pursuing a degree in nursing and other healthcare professions.
Since 2008, The Lutheran Foundation has awarded more than $583,275 in scholarships.
In order to be eligible for a scholarship, applicants must:
Pursue a career in nursing or other healthcare-related field
Reside in one of the following counties: Adams, Allen, DeKalb, Huntington, LaGrange, Noble, Steuben, Wabash, Wells, or Whitley
Attend an eligible college or university
Have a minimum GPA of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale
Huntington University, Huntington
Indiana Tech, Fort Wayne
Indiana University School of Medicine, Fort Wayne
Indiana University – Purdue University, Fort Wayne
Indiana Wesleyan University, Fort Wayne
Ivy Tech Community College, Fort Wayne
Manchester University, North Manchester
Trine University, Angola
Trine University, Fort Wayne
University of Saint Francis, Fort Wayne
To apply for a Health Professions Scholarship, please use our online application process. The Application Instructions will guide you through the application steps and requirements.
We utilize our Grant Portal system for scholarship applications as well. If you have submitted and application prior to 2017, select New Online Applicant? to register because this is a new version of the Grant Portal. Please use the same email and password.
Scholarship Application including additional required documentation is submitted by the deadline date.
Scholarship Applications are reviewed and scholarships are awarded.