Ohio Nurse Education Assistance Loan Program

Ohio Board of Regents
Type Scholarship
Amount $3,000
Duration 1 YearSee website for more details.


The Nurse Education Assistance Loan Program (NEALP) provides financial assistance to Ohio students enrolled for at least half-time study (or accepted for enrollment) in an approved Ohio nurse education program.


Award may be renewed up to 4 times. Recipients may be eligible for loan cancellation at a rate of 20% per year for a maximum of five years if the recipient is employed in the clinical practice of nursing in the State of Ohio. The maximum loan forgiveness is 100%.


If funding is not available to award loans to all eligible NEALP applicants, first-time awards will be made on the basis of "relative financial need" as indicated by federal guidelines. 

More Information


Ohio Board of Regents
PO Box 182452
Columbus, OH 43218-2452
Phone: 1-888-833-1133
Fax: 614-466-7420
Email: bmetheney@regents.state.oh.us