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Outside Scholarships

We receive external, third-party scholarship information from private organizations, companies and foundations. The listings provided are for informational purposes only. MUSC does not endorse any of these sponsors nor is affiliated with the sponsors/products/organizations listed. To safeguard your personal information, please use caution and good judgment before applying to any third-party scholarship. You are completely responsible for your use of this site and any linked sites therein. MUSC assumes no liability or responsibility for inaccurate or erroneous information provided, and assumes no liability or responsibility regarding the use or misuse of such information.

Avoiding Scholarship Scams

Scholarship Search Strategies

Since the scholarship search and application process is time-consuming, graduate students should come up with a strategic approach to prioritizing opportunities:

 Narrowing your search to specific fields and organizations affiliated with your major.

 Consult your program director or college advisor on specific career-related organizations, which offer scholarships.

 Utilizing scholarship search providers to help you find scholarship information, which fit your profile. 

Scholarships Available by Program of Study

Free scholarship searches and information about scholarships and loans

Scholarship Search Tips

  • Contact any civic, social, or church organizations in which you or a relative is a member. Many of these organizations try to assist students at the local level.
  • Research scholarship information at your local library. There are scholarship books and guides available in the reference section.
  • Professional and student organizations in your area of study can be of great assistance to helping you finance your education.
  • Veterans may qualify for educational benefits under the GI Bill and other Veterans assistance programs. Contact your local VA Coordinator, call the Veterans Administration at (800) 827-1000, or visit their website at
  •  For students who are working full-time, check with your human resources office to see if your company offers tuition reimbursement, scholarship or loan programs.
  • A variety of fellowships are awarded to students from various hospitals. Contact the Human Resources Department of your local hospitals for information about these programs. Many offer tuition benefits in exchange for a service commitment from the student after graduation.
  • If you find a scholarship that may be applicable to you, contact the scholarship foundation to review the eligibility criteria.
  • Fill out all forms completely and accurately. Send in applications before the deadline. Pay close attention to deadline dates as these vary each year.


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