Financial assistance and scholarship opportunities are available to Second Degree Accelerated BSN (BSNExpress) students.   

The Helene Fuld Health Trust Scholarship: Funding supports academically qualified students who are accepted to the program and have documented financial need. Students considered for the scholarships must:

  • Be accepted into the program.
    • Maintain a 3.0 GPA in prerequisite courses.
    • Submit a written piece up to 300 words stating why you should be considered as a scholarship recipient. Please email to by November 1.
    • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) ( through the Office of Financial Assistance by November 1.
    • All applicants will be notified by the end of December. Those who are scholarship recipients will see the scholarship reflected in the Financial Aid Package.
    Note: Scholarships may become available throughout the school year. Students who meet the above requirements may be considered for these scholarship opportunities.

Other Financial Assistance to Consider:

Opportunity for Returning Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCV)

Learn more about the College of Nursing's position as a Peace Corps Paul D. Coverdell Fellow program site.

Program Coordinator
Mrs. Kristin Barkdoll

Program Director
Prof. Colleen Meakim, MSN, RN, CHSE-A, ANEF

Note: If you are sending a transcript for review, you may scan and email it to Mrs. Barkdoll or fax it to her attention at 610-519-8365. Your communication must include: your name, address, phone number and date of birth.