Graduate Scholarships

​Please see the information below about the different scholarship opportunities available for graduate students through the Goldfarb Institutional Scholarship Program.


How to Apply

Institutional scholarships are made possible through generous donations given to The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital.  

Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College educates future nurses who are driven to make a difference in the lives of others. The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital supports this mission by awarding scholarships to students at Goldfarb each year.

The awarding of scholarship funds is not guaranteed and based on funding availability. 

For incoming students -To be considered eligible for any institutional scholarship, the scholarship application must be completed, all final transcripts must be received by the Admissions Office and tuition deposit paid, and a 2024-2025 FAFSA must be submitted and have a completed financial aid file. If any of these requirements are not received the student is considered ineligible for institutional scholarships. 

For current students - The 2024-2025 FAFSA is required for scholarship consideration and a completed financial aid file.

Upon submission of your scholarship application, Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes Jewish College will evaluate your eligibility and notify you if you are eligible for a Scholarship. Students must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress while attending the College. The Institutional Scholarship Program offered by Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College is subject to change. International Students are not eligible for Institutional Scholarships.

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The Institutional Scholarship Application is currently open for Fall ’24.  The Fall ’24 scholarship application will close on August 11, 2024 at 11:59p CST.

Goldfarb Legacy Scholarship

This award is granted to returning alumni of Goldfarb School of Nursing and its legacy schools. The scholarship amount is $7,000 divided by the terms in the student's program.

Empowering Future Nurses

This award is granted to incoming graduate students who have an exceptional demonstrated need as determined by the completion of a FAFSA. The amount awarded is $7,000 divided by the terms in the student's program.

Denise Murphy Leadership Scholarship

This scholarship is an investment in the professional journey of someone who aims to advance into a nursing leadership position. It will provide financial assistance and mentorship opportunities to a student pursuing graduate degree work at Barnes-Jewish College Goldfarb School of Nursing. Applicants must be currently employed by BJC Health System and must have been in a nursing role for at least one year. The amount awarded is $5,000 divided by the terms in the student's program. Email Kelly Fleming for more information.