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First 10 Nursing scholarships:

Amount:
$1000-$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 15
Must be a member of NBNA and a member of a local chapter (if one exists in your area). If a chapter does not exist within a 50-radius of your location you can join NBNA as a Direct Member. Candidate must be currently enrolled in a nursing program (B.S.N., A.D., Diploma or L.P.N./ L.V.N. Masters , and Doctoral) and in good scholastic standing at the time of application. Applicant must have at least one full year of school remaining. Must Provide: Official Transcript(s) from an accredited School of Nursing. Two (2) page Written Essay Two (2) letters of recommendation (one from applicant's school of nursing and one from the local chapter, or a nurse in the area if a local chapter does not exist). Letters of recommendation and essay must be attached to the application. A clean/clear professional headshot. Additional items to accompany the application in support of the candidate's eligibility and desirability may include documented evidence of: a. participation in student nurse activities and b. involvement in the African American Community, i.e., letters, news clippings, awards, certificates, etc.
Contact:
Please direct all questions about the scholarship application process directly to Dr. Sheldon D. Fields, the chair of the NBNA Scholarship and Awards Committee via email at: Sheldon.Fields40@gmail.com https://www.nbna.org/content.asp?contentid=82
Amount:
$1500
Awards:
2
Deadline:
April 15
The EMPOWER Scholarship, administered by Courage Kenny Foundation, encourages and supports ethnically diverse students who are pursuing a career in a medical or rehabilitation field. The scholarship is open to ethnically diverse students who have been accepted to or enrolled in a post%u2010high school program. Resident of Minnesota or Western Wisconsin or attending school in Minnesota or Western Wisconsin. Volunteer hours. Pursuing a career in healthcare. Minimum GPA of 2.0 on 4.0 scale. Financial Need.
Contact:
All information should be submitted to: Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute Volunteer Services %u2013 EMPOWER Committee 3915 Golden Valley Road, Minneapolis, MN 55422 Phone: 612-775-2728 Email: CKRIEMPOWER@allina.com
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 15
Applicant must be an active member of Detroit Black Nurses Association, Inc. (DBNA) in good standing. Membership must be maintained continuously for six months prior to the application deadline. Applicant must have a GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Members of the DBNA Board of Directors and Scholarship Committee are ineligible for scholarship funds. Applicants must have one full year of school remaining. Scholarships are awarded yearly.
Contact:
Geraldine Doby Scholarship Committee Detroit Black Nurses' Association, Inc. P. O. Box 35624 Detroit, MI 48235-0624 313- 263-2802 https://www.michigancenterfornursing.org/scholarships/detroit-black-nurses-association-dbna-geraldine-doby-scholarship
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 15
Applicants must be Illinois residents enrolled or accepted into a certificate or degree conferring hospital related health care sequence. A minimum of 3.5 GPA is required.
Contact:
ILLINOIS HOSPITAL RESEARCH AND EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION 1151 E. WARRENVILLE ROAD PO BOX 3015 NAPERVILLE, IL 60566 Attn: CONSTITUENCY ON VOLUNTEERS SCHOLARSHIP Website: www.iha.org
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 15
Must reside in one of the Heartland Foundation Service Regions: Applicants must reside within the Heartland Foundation service regions which includes the following counties in MISSOURI: Andrew, Atchison, Buchanan, Caldwell, Carroll, Clay, Clinton, Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry, Grundy, Harrison, Holt, Livingston, Mercer, Nodaway, Platte, Ray, and Worth; in IOWA: Decatur, Fremont, Page, Ringgold, and Taylor; in KANSAS: Atchison, Brown, Doniphan, and Nemaha; and in NEBRASKA: Nemaha and Richardson.Qualified applicants must meet the following criteria: Full-time enrollment in the senior year of an accredited/approved registered nursing program. Maintain a 3.0 or above grade point average. Demonstrate above average clinical performance evaluations. Indicate prior and/or current service to humanity or health care. Demonstrate financial need. Provide references and recommendations.
Contact:
Heartland Foundation, 518 S. Sixth Street, St. Joseph, MO 64501 *If delivering, please use the north HF entrance. Questions may be directed to: Dr. Sandra Pettit Weber 816.271.7571 or 800.447.1083 Email: sandra.pettitweber@heartlandfoundation.org
Amount:
Up to $2500 per semester
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 22
Open to to Appalachian students seeking education in health or a health-related field. Because of the shortage of health care providers in the Appalachian region, along with the expected retirement of many physicians and an aging population that demands more health care, the need to educate and then retain young health care professionals is a real priority. Scholarships are allocated for full-time students with a maximum award of $2,500 per semester. Part-time students are eligible to apply for partial scholarships. Students must be from an ARC defined Appalachian county to be eligible. Scholarship is for one year.
Contact:
CEDIKCommunity & Economic Development Initiative of Kentucky Alison Davis, Ph.D. Executive Director, CEDIK 411 C.E. Barnhart Building Lexington, KY 40546-0276 859-257-7260 alison.davis@uky.edu https://cedik.ca.uky.edu/app-health-scholarship
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 28
A number of scholarships are available for undergraduate, graduate and doctoral applicants in emergency nursing. Applicants must be an ENA member for a minimum of twelve (12) months immediately prior to applying. Non-RN category applicants are not required to be an ENA member but a letter of reference from a current ENA member is required. A minimum of a 3.0 Grade Point Average GPA is required for consideration. Applicants must be attending a NLN, AACN or CCNE accredited school and must provide verification of the schools current accreditation. Previous scholarship recipients are not eligible to reapply under the same category. However, qualified previous recipients may apply for the next category.
Contact:
All Applications are available online at www.enafoundation.org Please contact the ENA Foundation at (847) 460-4100 or (800) 900-9659 ext. 4100 or ENA.Foundation@ena.org if you have any questions or concerns. https://www.ena.org/foundation/scholarships
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 28
Academic Requirements: GPA must be 3.0 or better before being considered and student must be already accepted into a medical program. Range of ages for prior recipients: 17 years old to 52 years old. Number of Schools: an average of 20 schools receive scholarships annually. Total Awards, 1966-Present: Over $3.9 million to over 5,000 students.
Contact:
For more information, contact Laurie Gibbons, CEO at lgibbons@hfswva.org or (540) 444-2925. https://healthfocusswva.org/?page_id=2
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 30
To be eligible for a scholarship an applicant must: Be a resident of Illinois for at least one year prior to application; Be a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident alien of the United States; Be enrolled in or accepted for admission to a nursing program in Illinois that is approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation or the Illinois Board of Higher Education. Schools approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation can be found by clicking on Illinois Approved Nursing Education Programs under RESOURCES in the right-hand column. Contact program staff to see which schools are approved by the Illinois Board of Higher Education; Demonstrate financial need based on the applicant's Student Aid Report; and Agree to the nurse employment or nurse educator employment obligation
Contact:
Questions regarding the scholarship may be directed to: Illinois Department of Public Health Center for Rural Health Nursing Education Scholarship Program 535 West Jefferson Street, Ground Floor Springfield, Illinois 62761-0001 Telephone: 217-782-1624 or 1-800-821-3635 TTY (hearing impaired use only) 1-800-547-0466 E-mail: dph.nesp@illinois.gov
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.