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Scholarships

Through the generosity of donors, National University of Natural Medicine is pleased to offer the following scholarships to assist students with their cost of education. Visit each scholarship page to learn more about the scholarship and any scholarship–specific application requirements. New students, please contact the Admissions Office for all incoming student scholarships.

Scholarship Timeline

  • Applications open: March
  • Submission deadline: May 31
  • Scholarship recipients announced: August

Questions? Contact advancement@nunm.edu

Available Scholarships

Dr. Gary Weiner Memorial Scholarship, $5,000

Deadline extended! The Dr. Gary Weiner Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in the Naturopathic Program with a focus in Integrative Gastroenterology. Student must be in their 4th, 5th, or 6th year in academic year 2021/22. It is made possible by generous donations from our community in collaboration with Ellen Goldsmith, LAc (’99).

The awarded scholarship recipient will expand their paper to 1200-1500 words and have their article published in the Townsend Letter’s The Functional Gastroenterology Bolus.

Past Scholarships

1,000 Friends of NUNM Scholarship, $1,000 (3 available)

This scholarship is made possible through the generosity of many donors to the 1,000 Friends of NUNM fund. This need-based scholarship will be awarded to full-time current students in any degree program at NUNM. 

Diipali Barrett Scholarship, $2,000

The Diipali Barrett Scholarship will be awarded to a current student in the ND, MSiMR or Dual–Track Program. Applicants for this scholarship must demonstrate social responsibility working individually and in collective effort.

Dr. Robert Sklovsky Memorial Scholarship, $5,000

The Dr. Robert Sklovsky Memorial Scholarship enriches NUNM’s learning community by recognizing and supporting outstanding students from underrepresented populations that include consideration of race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, and socio-economic status. This scholarship invests in the inherent value of all people and recognizes that a healthy community includes individuals from various backgrounds, with diverse talents, interests, and life experiences. This scholarship honors diversity. It is made possible by a generous donation from Kathy Davis.

Percy & Adrienne Frazier Scholarship, $5,000 (18 available)

The Percy & Adrienne Frazier Scholarship is a need-based scholarship and will be awarded to current full-time students in any degree program at NUNM. It is made possible by a generous donation from the Frazier family.

Peterson Family Scholarship, $5,000 (2 available)

The Peterson Family Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship and will be awarded to current full-time students in any degree program at NUNM. It is made possible by a generous donation from the Peterson family.

Schleich/Czeranko Scholarship, $2,000 (2 available)

The Schleich/Czeranko Scholarship will be awarded to a student who has successfully completed at least one year of study in their degree program. It is made possible by generous donations from our community in honor of NUNM President Emeritus, David J. Schleich, PhD, and Staff Emerita, Sussanna Czeranko, ND, BBE.

Standard Process Scholarship, $2,500

The Standard Process Scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in the Naturopathic Program. It is made possible by a generous donation from Standard Process.

How to Apply

Complete the 2020-2021 NUNM Scholarship Application. Include your scholarship–specific essays and all required documents in your submission. Please remove your name from all essay materials.

Scholarship Award and Financial Aid

Federal financial aid recipients could have other aid reduced to accommodate any scholarship(s) received. Scholarship funds will be divided into three equal installments and disbursed to the recipient in fall, winter and spring terms. Scholarship recipients must maintain satisfactory academic progress as a condition for receiving a scholarship. Failure to do so will result in cancellation of the scholarship. This policy applies to both internal and external scholarship funding sources.

When Awarded a Scholarship

All scholarship recipients are expected to write a thank you letter to the donor (when appropriate). Letters should be delivered to the Office of Advancement to send to the donor(s).

Who is Eligible

All scholarships that are determined by financial need will be based on Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA) needs analysis results. All students receiving financial aid will have all scholarships included as part of their award package. We encourage all students to complete the FAFSA application online with National University of Natural Medicine School Code of B07624. International students applying for need-based scholarship(s) should write a statement of financial need.

Other Opportunities