Nursing Scholarships

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First 10 Nursing scholarships:
Frank Lanza Memorial Scholarship
 
Amount:
$2500
Awards:
20
Deadline:
April 30
The Frank Lanza Memorial Scholarships recognize the outstanding academic and leadership accomplishments of students who are enrolled in regionally accredited community college programs in registered nursing, respiratory care or emergency medical services. You must be enrolled in a regionally accredited institution offering an associate degree program. You must have completed at least 12 hours of coursework that may be applied to an associate degree (part-time students may be eligible*). You must generally have a grade point average of 3.5**. You must receive an invitation to membership from the chapter at the college where presently enrolled. You must adhere to the moral standards of the society*
Contact:
Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. 1625 Eastover Drive Jackson, MS 39211 1.800.946.9995 Website: www.ptk.org
Wisconsin League for Nursing Scholarships
 
Amount:
$500-$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 30
The Wisconsin League for Nursing, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Wisconsin, and our other sponsors are pleased to provide two scholarship programs designed to help address the critical nursing shortage and provide financial assistance to aspiring nurses throughout the state. The scholarships are for Wisconsin students who have completed at least one half of the credits necessary for graduation from PhD, DNP, MSN, BSN, ADN or LPN programs in Wisconsin. The school must be either a National League for Nursing (NLN) member or accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC). Scholarships range from $500 to $1000 for selected candidates.
Contact:
Wisconsin League for Nursing 414.454.9561 P. O. Box 653 Germantown, WI 53022 info@wisconsinwln.org Website: www.wisconsinwln.org If you have any questions, contact Giannina Vernon, Scholarship Chair at giannina.vernon@cuw.edu
Senior Care Innovation Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
5
Deadline:
April 30
This annual scholarship award is for five (5) students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program in the fields of gerontology, social work, medicine, nursing, or sociology at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university. Employees of A Place for Mom and members of their immediate family (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household, whether or not related, of such employees, are not eligible to apply. Applicants must complete a letter of introduction and a 500-word minimum essay on selected topic and sign the Scholarship Award Agreement. Scholarship will be awarded to five students who write the most compelling essay as judged by an outside panel of senior living professionals.
Contact:
A Place for Mom (National Headquarters) 1300 Dexter Avenue North Suite 400 Seattle, WA 98109 206-285-4666 Website: www.aplaceformom.com
SALEF Health Career Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000-$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Apr 30
Applicant must be pursuing a health-related field only. Be of Central American or other Latino ethnicity. Must demonstrate proven financial need. Must possess a minimum 2.5 GPA. Must demonstrate a history of community involvement. Must be either: a) Graduating High School senior b) Current undergraduate, graduate, MPH, MD or Dentistry School c) Community college student d) Vocational/Trade school student. Applicant must reside in the following areas: a) Los Angeles Area (Specifically Pico-Union, South Los Angeles, or surrounding areas).
Contact:
Guillermo Giron, Scholarship Program Coordinator Phone: (213) 480-1052 E-mail: ggiron@salef.org Website: www.salef.org
NLN Foundation for Nursing Education Scholarship Awards
 
Amount:
$4000-$8000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 30
The NLN Foundation Scholarship Awards Program supports the goal of attracting more seasoned and ethnically diverse nurses to become nurse educators.. These scholarships are awarded to nurses pursuing advanced degrees in preparation for a career as a full-time academic nurse educator. The funds are for master's or doctoral students enrolled in accredited programs who have completed at least half of their academic program. Candidates must be NLN members either through individual dues or through their schools' NLN membership.
Contact:
Proposals must be submitted electronically as ONE PDF DOCUMENT no later than 4:00 pm ET on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 to foundation@nln.org. If you have questions related to the application process, please contact Sandra Deller via at nlnf@nln.org or Katie Michalek at foundation@nln.org.
William K. Schubert Minority Nursing Scholarship
 
Amount:
Up to $2750 per year
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 30
Student should be a member of one of the underrepresented groups in the registered nursing profession. Underrepresented groups include male nurses / nursing students and nurses / nursing students who are American Indian or Alaskan Native, Black or African American, Hawaiian Native or other Pacific Islander, Hispanic or Latino, and / or Asian including Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, Asian Indian, Thai, or Vietnamese/Southeast Asian. Student must be enrolled or accepted in a professional registered nurse program (bachelor's or master's degree) at an accredited school of nursing on a full-time or part-time basis. Student must be seeking initial licensure as a registered nurse in the State of Ohio. Student must have and maintain a minimum GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale. If the student is a current Cincinnati Children's employee, he/she must NOT be eligible for benefits under the Medical Center's Tuition Reimbursement policy.
Contact:
wen Burke HR Specialist, Office of Diversity & Inclusion Human Resources Email: Diversity@cchmc.org
Johnson and Johnson Minority Nurse Faculty Scholarship
 
Amount:
$18,000
Awards:
5
Deadline:
May 01
The Johnson & Johnson/AACN Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars program provides financial support to graduate nursing students from minority backgrounds who agree to teach in a school of nursing after graduation. Students must be enrolled full-time and preference is given to students in doctoral programs.
Contact:
American Association of Colleges of Nursing Attention: Anna- Kathryn Pierce One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530 Washington, DC 20036-1120 Url: www.aacn.nche.edu/students/scholarships/minority Please contact Marta Wall at mwall@aacn.nche.edu.
Jeptha Wade Schureman Scholarship Program
 
Amount:
Up to $7500
Awards:
8
Deadline:
May 1
To provide financial assistance to students of Southeast Michigan region for their education in Law; Nursing; Medicine; Dentistry. Applicants must be residents of Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Lenawee, Monroe, Livingston, Washtenaw, or St. Clair counties at the time of high school graduation; must be fatherless either through death or through termination of parental rights; must be pursuing, or planning to pursue, a degree in the fields of law, nursing, medicine or dentistry. Recipients are selected based on academic records, recommendations and statement of goals.
Contact:
Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan 333 West Fort Street, Suite 2011 Detroit, MI 48226-3134 Phone: (313) 961-6675 Fax: (313) 961-2886 General Inquiries: cfsem@cfsem.org Website: www.cfsem.org
Inger Lawrence-M.R. Bauer Foundation Nursing Studies Scholarship
 
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 1 and November 1
Open to women in the Greater Los Angeles Area and parts of Orange and Ventura counties regardless of religious affiliation. This award is given to women committed to, and qualified for, continuing the academic pursuit of a degree in nursing. Some units toward a nursing degree must be completed prior to applying. Applicant may apply in successive years.
Contact:
NCJW/LA 543 North Fairfax Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90036 Ph: (323) 651-2930 Fax: (323) 651-5348 info@ncjwla.org
The June Miller Nursing Education Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 1 and November 1
Open to women in the Greater Los Angeles Area including portions of Orange and Ventura Counties. Scholarships are awarded regardless of religious affiliation. This award is given to a woman committed to, and qualified for, entering or continuing the academic pursuit of a career in nursing. Recipients of the June Miller Award may also be eligible for the Inger Lawrence-M.R. Bauer Foundation Nursing Studies Scholarship.
Contact:
NCJW/LA 543 North Fairfax Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90036 Ph: (323) 651-2930 Fax: (323) 651-5348 info@ncjwla.org Website: www.ncjwla.org