Cox College awards over $243,000 in scholarships from the CoxHealth Foundation and the CoxHealth Auxiliary. 

This is made possible by our loyal supporters—thank you for your contributions! Scholarships are available as funds are available and awards will not exceed funds available for the academic year. If you would like to donate to the CoxHealth Foundation, please visit the CoxHealth Foundation’s donation page.

We accept general scholarship applications between April 1 and July 1.

To fill out the online scholarship application, click the link below.

CoxHealth Foundation Scholarships

What is the CoxHealth Foundation?

The CoxHealth Foundation was established in 1998 to carry on the tradition and philosophy, begun in 1906, by generating current and endowed support for CoxHealth, it’s hospital and affiliates including Cox College.

Who makes the scholarships possible?

These scholarships are awarded to exceptional high school, transfer and returning students who wish to pursue their degree program at Cox College. Submission of the General Scholarship application is required. CGPAs are automatically checked at the end of each semester. These scholarships are funded by the following benefactors:

  • Lester L. Cox
  • Lester E. Cox
  • Lillie Ward Wood
  • Levan
  • Peggy Pemeroy
  • Rinker Memorial
  • Dee Ann White
  • Janie Campbell Musgrave
  • Charles Bush
  • Hannan
  • Mackey
  • Dick Brumfield
  • Polk Memorial
  • Thelma Silsby
  • Arthur
  • Magers
  • Burks
  • Cheryl Feeney

Scholarship Criteria

Awards are based on the following criteria:

  • Cumulative GPA (current and transfer credit hours)
  • Financial need (must complete a FAFSA and turned in all verification paperwork, if applicable; visit www.studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa for more information)
  • One-page essay
  • Professional references

The scholarship application, one-page essay, and one professional reference are due at the time of submission. Failure to complete the scholarship application will result in withdraw from the pool of applicant. Scholarship monies will only be applied to tuition and fees after the add-drop period.

 

Cox Health Auxiliary Scholarship

This program provides matriculated nursing students with full-tuition financial aid at Cox College. Candy striper or hospital volunteer service will be given priority for consideration but participation is not necessary.

The scholarship application, one-page essay, and one professional reference are due at the time of submission. Failure to complete the scholarship application will result in withdraw from the pool of applicant. Scholarship monies will only be applied to tuition and fees after the add-drop period.

 

Search for Additional Scholarships

Visit the following links to find out about other scholarships that may be available to you.

 

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