Inova offers merit-based scholarships available on a very limited basis. Nursing excellence scholarships are awarded to Inova nurses enrolled in an accredited BSN, MSN, DNP or PhD nursing program. We do not offer a scholarship for non-Inova employees at this time.

The following scholarships are available:

  • The Inova Nursing Excellence Scholarship: up to a $5,000 award for BSN and MSN programs based on availability, not exceeding the cost of the program

Eligibility Requirements

  • Full or part-time employees working in a budgeted, tuition assistance-eligible position at Inova for a minimum of 12 months
  • Must be accepted into an accredited BSN, MSN, DNP or PhD degree program
  • Must complete the program within 5 years
  • Supplements any tuition assistance awarded through the employee benefits program at Inova
  • Must use all Inova tuition benefit money before spending scholarship money
  • Must be prepared to sign a 1-year work commitment with Inova

Scholarship Application Process