Accelerated BSN Scholarship Program Overview


The University of Miami Health System/Miller School of Medicine is committed to providing educational and employment opportunities for individuals interested in the nursing profession. In furtherance of this commitment, the University of Miami Health System/Miller School of Medicine created the Nursing Scholarship Program. This program provides full in-state tuition scholarship at the University of Miami School of Nursing. The scholars selected to receive the scholarship commit to full-time employment at the University of Miami Health System/Miller School of Medicine at the initial placement site selected by the University of Miami for a minimum of thirty six (36) months from the date of initial employment with the University. The University will, in its sole discretion, determine which hospital and/or clinic within the University of Miami Health System/University of Miami Miller School of Medicine will extend an offer of employment as a Registered Nurse upon completion of studies and licensing requirements.

Eligibility Requirements


  • Have and maintain a minimum cumulative 3.0 Grade Point Average.
  • Maintain full-time enrollment in the School of Nursing Accelerated BSN Program.
  • Graduate and achieve state or national licensure or certification applicable to field.

Application Process


  • Applications for the Accelerated BSN Scholarship Program and all required documents must be received by February 1st. Applications received after February 1st will not be considered. This applies to both May and August classes.
  • All required documents must be submitted together with the Scholarship Application. Applications will not be accepted if required documents are not included.
  • Scholarship applications will be reviewed by the Nursing Scholarship Program Selection Committee of the University of Miami Health System/Miller School of Medicine.
  • Selected candidates will be invited to attend panel interviews with the Nursing Scholarship Program Selection Committee. Interviews will take place between March and April.
  • All candidates will be notified of a decision by May 1st.
  • Accelerated BSN Scholarship Application and documents should be sent to the following attention:


Alina Sanchez-Garcia
Director Recruitment Programs
University Miami Medical Human Resources
901 N. W. 17 Street, Suite L
Miami, Florida 33136
a.sanchezgarcia@med.miami.edu



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Your Commitment to University of Miami Health System/Miller School of Medicine:  Commit to full-time employment at the University of Miami Health System/Miller School of Medicine at the initial placement site selected by the University of Miami for a minimum of thirty six (36) months from the date of initial employment with the University. The University will, in its sole discretion, determine which hospital and/or clinic within the University of Miami Health System/University of Miami Miller School of Medicine will extend an offer of employment as a Registered Nurse upon completion of studies and licensing requirements.