Amerigroup Nursing Scholarship Endowment

Funds distributed from the endowment shall be used to award scholarships to undergraduate or graduate nursing students with a 3.5 GPA and financial need. It is the intent of the donor that awards be made to candidate(s) who live in and desire to practice in a rural county in Texas. Donor has defined a rural county as one which has a current population of less than 50,000 residents.

*Note: All scholarship offer notifications will be sent via your UTA email account ONLY. Please check it frequently. Scholarships are not awarded in the summer. Applications submitted during the Spring are awarded in the Fall and applications submitted in the Fall are awarded in the Spring. After submitting your application, please confirm application was submitted. Only completed applications will be considered. *

The following actions must be completed before scholarship award will be released. Failure to complete these steps will delay scholarship awarding or award may be forfeited:

  • Accept or reject the scholarship offer
  • Complete the post-acceptance questionnaire
  • Submit a thank you letter addressed to the donor

Additional questions or concerns, email

College of Nursing
Supplemental Questions
  1. Do you live in AND desire to practice in a rural county in Texas?