Scholarship Opportunities

At St. Luke's College, we strive to make higher education affordable. With the help of our many donors and alumni, St. Luke's College continues to increase the scholarship opportunities offered to our students. As a result, this eases the financial burden and helps our students focus on their educational experience and supporting them to become the best they can be.

To qualify for a St. Luke's College Scholarship you must be accepted, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and the scholarship application by the designated deadline. Scholarships must be applied for each year. For further information please call 712-279-3112.

Next available scholarships will be in January 2019. 

Please type the application and save it to a file on your computer.  Then email the completed application as an attachment to Monica.harvey@stlukescollege.edu by the stated deadline.

There are many scholarships in the community that we encourage you to explore. If you choose to use a scholarship search, please be advised that most are free, paying a fee for scholarship searches is not recommended.

St. Luke's Common Scholarship List

Betty Peters Beyer Endowed Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Minimum GPA of 2.3
  • 1st or 2nd year student
  • Nursing student who demonstrates academic potential
  • Student must be from the Siouxland Community                                                             

Bomgaars Annual Scholarship

Selection Criteria: 

  • Minimum GPA of 2.3
  • 1 st or 2nd year student
  • Can be enrolled in any program
  • Demonstrates academic potential
  • Shows a commitment to practicing healthcare in the Siouxland area
  • Preference shall be given to students that are a Bomgaars employee, or a close family member that is an employee of a Bomgaars store, or live in rural town that has a Bomgaars store and that has a commitment to working in the Siouxland area

Bonnie Bright Crisman Annual Scholarship

Selection Criteria: 

  • Minimum GPA of 2.5
  • 2nd year student only
  • Must be enrolled in the nursing program
  • Nursing student who demonstrates academic potential
  • Student must show need
  • Student who shows a commitment to practicing healthcare in the Siouxland area

CNOS Annual Scholarship

Selection Criteria: 

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Nursing or radiology student
  • Student should make a commitment to remain in the Siouxland area following graduation 

Delaine and Joan Peterson Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • To be determined                                                                                                                                    

Dorothea Dupuis S.A.F.E. Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Minimum GPA of 2.3 or higher
  • 1st or 2nd year student
  • Student must be enrolled in the nursing program
  • Demonstrates satisfactory academic performance
  • Demonstrates a positive professional attitude and potential in nursing                

Elizabeth Harris May & Dr. Derald May Endowed Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Minimum GPA of 2.3
  • 1st year nursing student
  • Must be enrolled in the nursing program
  • A student who demonstrates academic excellence                                                                 

Elizabeth Schumann Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Minimum GPA of 2.3
  • 2nd year student only
  • Must be enrolled in the nursing program
  • Nursing student who demonstrates academic potential                                                   

Friends of St. Luke's Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Demonstrates academic potential                                                                                                 

George H. Sallows Jr. Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Minimum GPA of 2.3
  • 1st or 2nd year student
  • Can be enrolled in any program
  • Demonstrates academic potential
  • Must have financial need                                                                                                                       

Greenberg Family Endowed Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Minimum GPA of 2.3 
  • 1st or 2nd year student
  • Student must be enrolled in the nursing program
  • Nursing student who demonstrates academic potential
  • Nursing student who shows a commitment to practicing healthcare in a 50-mile radius of Sioux City

Helen E. Walker Endowed Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Minimum GPA of 2.5
  • 1st or 2nd year student
  • Student who is enrolled in the nursing program
  • Student must be a dependent from a single parent household                                        

Kind World Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Maintains a cumulatvie GPA of 2.3
  • Non-traditional student
  • Demonstrates financial need
  • Shows financial need based on FAFSA                                                                                           

Lawrence D. H. Wood, MD, PhD Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Respiratory care student
  • Demonstrates financial need
  • Shows financial need based on FAFSA                                                                                            

Leonard G. Cross Endowed Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Minimum GPA of 2.3
  • 1st or 2nd year student
  • Student must be enrolled in the nursing program
  • Student must be a male - if no students are eligible, scholarship may be awarded to a female nursing student
  • Demonstrates satisfactory academic performance
  • Demonstrates a positive professional attitude and potential in nursing
  • Shows financial need based on FAFSA

Lilian & Deloss Bowers Memorial Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • 2nd year nursing student
  • Student must be enrolled in the nursing program
  • Demonstrates academic potential
  • Middle income 
  • Shows a commitment to practicing healthcare in the Siouxland area                           

Lillian & Theodore Gondek Memorial Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Student must have no greater than a 3.5 GPO
  • Student must have graduated from a Woodbury County school                                      

Phyllis J. Collison Persinger Endowed Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (high school or college)
  • 1st or 2nd year student
  • Can be enrolled in any program
  • Participate in school, community, and professional activities or organizations
  • Demonstrate a positive professional manner
  • Demonstrate academic potential in high school or past college attendance            

Retired Methodist Nurses' Annual Scholarship

Selection Criteria: 

  • Minimum GPA of 2.3
  • 1st or 2nd year student
  • Must be enrolled in the nursing program
  • Demonstrates academic potential
  • Shows a commitment to practicing healthcare in the Siouxland area                                      

Sen. Wilmer & Rev. Marilyn Rensink Annual Scholarship

Selection Criteria: 

  • Minimum GPA of 2.3
  • 1st or 2nd year student
  • Must be enrolled in the nursing program
  • Demonstrates academic potential
  • Lives in Sioux County or attends the Dordt/St. Luke's program
  • Shows commitment to practicing healthcare in the Siouxland area                          

Siouxland Federal Credit Union Annual Scholarship

Selection Criteria: 

  • Nursing student
  • Minimum GPA of 2.3
  • First priority will be given to a student who is currently working at Siouxland Federal Credit Union or is a member of Siouxland Federal Credit Union.        


Siouxland OB/GYN Scholarship

Selection Criteria: 

  • Demonstrate academic potential            

                                                                                          

St Luke's Alumni Scholarship

 Selection Criteria:

  • Demonstrate academic potential
  • Non-traditional student 


St. Luke's Medical Staff Scholarship


Selection Criteria:

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (high school or college)
  • 1st year or 2nd year student
  • Can be enrolled in any program
  • Participate in school, community, and professional activities or organizations
  • Demonstrate a positive professional manner
  • Demonstrate academic potential in high school or past college attendance

St. Luke's Partners Scholarship


Selection Criteria:

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher/ or 21 ACT with preference to both
  • 1st or 2nd year student
  • Can be enrolled in any program
  • Participates in school/community activities
  • Demonstrates academic potential

The Alumni Scholarship


Selection Criteria:

  • Non-traditional student
  • Demonstrates academic potential                                                             

William & Rose Steinmetz Annual Scholarship

Selection Criteria:

  • Minimum GPA of 2.5
  • 1st or 2nd year student
  • Must be enrolled in the nursing program
  • Demonstrates academic potential
  • Shows a commitment to practicing healthcare in the Siouxland area            
  • Preference given first to students from Northwest Iowa

Additional Scholarship Opportunities

**Please note: scholarship deadlines vary.

Business and Professional Women of Iowa Foundation

bpw-iowa.org/bpw-iowa-foundation-scholarship

Iowa Hospital Education Research Foundation

iowahospitalscholarships.org

Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation

mgmc.org/scholarships

Pender Community Hospital Scholarships

pendercommunityhospital.com

Single Parent Scholarship Application

Download information and application form and mail to:
United Way of Siouxland
701 Steuben Street
Sioux City, IA 51101

Spencer Hospital Shine Scholarship

For applications please visit Student Services in Suite 410
The Shine Scholarship fund, administered by Spencer Hospital, annually awards funds to persons who have completed at least one semester of a nursing or allied health program, such as radiology, therapy programs (respiratory care, speech, physical or occupational), medical technology, laboratory tech, paramedic training, pharmacy, etc. These programs are not intended to fund individuals pursuing a degree in medicine, dentistry, physician assistant or veterinary science.

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center Nursing Scholarship

bvrmc.org
Scholarships are listed under the foundation section

Morningside Rose Croix Order of the Eastern Star

For applications please visit Student Services in Suite 410

Other Scholarship Links:

collegeboard.org
hsf.net
fastweb.com
finaid.org