Apr
2
Thu
2015
William K. Schubert Minority Nursing Scholarship
Apr 2 2015 @ 2:16 pm – Apr 1 2016 @ 11:59 pm

Objective
The goal of the William K. Schubert Minority Nursing Scholarship Program is to increase the diversity of registered nurses at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and in our community. The program grants awards annually to assist with tuition and fees for individuals who are preparing to be pediatric registered nurses that provide patient care. These scholarships reflect a major commitment on the part of Cincinnati Children’s to assist with economic barriers that prevent some students from pursuing nursing careers.

Criteria
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.

Awards
The award is a maximum of $2,750 per year. Funds are prorated for part-time enrollment status. Maximum time is extended for part-time study. Funds are sent directly to recipients’ schools to be used for tuition and fees only, not for living expenses.

Selection Process
Selections are made once per year and will be determined by the Scholarship Committee. The annual deadline for submitting a completed application is April 30. Early submissions are encouraged. Scholarship recipients will be evaluated based on the contents of their application packet and the completion of one video interview. Selections are announced on or before July 15.

$2,750 per year for up to 4 years (up to $11,000)

Scholarship is offered annually with the deadline always on April 30 each year.

Jul
15
Wed
2015
Global Health Nursing Scholarship
Jul 15 all-day

NurseJournal.org is pleased to announce the first ever Global Health Scholarship for Online & Campus based education program candidates. We will offer one $3,000 merit-based scholarship every year to deserving Global Health candidates.

Global Health students will primarily be in one of the following fields:

Nursing, Public Health, or Medicine.

Jul
31
Fri
2015
RNtoBSNOnlineProgram.com Scholarship Program
Jul 31 all-day

RNtoBSNOnlineProgram.com scholarship program will award $500 to a student who values saving money and gaining an education. You will need to complete an application, and submit an essay (400+ words) on why you want to pursue a career in nursing. Entry deadline is July 31st 2015.

Criteria:
Must be at least 18 years old. Applicant must be currently attending a college or university, or will be attending in the fall of 2015. Applicant must have a min. of 3.0 GPA based on the previous school year’s academic performance.

How to Apply:
Fill out our application and write an essay on the topic: “Why you want to pursue a career in the nursing.”

 

 

Aug
1
Sat
2015
2015 Nurses Make a Difference Scholarship
Aug 1 all-day

About the Scholarship:

The Nurses Make a Difference Scholarship is an annual $1,000 scholarship awarded to an aspiring nurse who is currently enrolled in an undergraduate nursing program at a college or university or is a high school student who has been accepted into a school with an undergraduate nursing program. The winning applicant will provide the best 200-300 word essay on the topic of how nurses can make a difference in people’s lives. The application deadline is August 1, 2015.

Cascade Healthcare Solutions is a leading online retailer of healthcare supplies to customers throughout the United States including individuals, clinics, nursing homes, and hospitals. In 2015, we are excited to announce an annual scholarship to support future nurses who want to make a difference in the lives of their patients.

We believe that great nurses make a tremendous impact on the lives of patients and the growing elderly population. According to the American Association of Colleges of Nursing , there is a growing shortage of nurses that is affecting patient care and outcomes. The United States needs hard working and caring individuals to join the nursing profession to support the health and well being of citizens.

Cascade Healthcare Solutions is excited to support individuals who have the goal to pursue one of the most essential professions in our society with the Nurses Make a Difference Scholarship.

Eligibility Requirements:

This scholarship is available for current students in an undergraduate nursing degree program at an accredited college or university or high school students who have been accepted into a college and plan to study nursing. All applicants must have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 and be a legal resident of the USA or hold a valid student visa. The winning applicant must provide verification of enrollment at an undergraduate school with a nursing program or acceptance into a school with an undergraduate nursing program. Additionally, the winning applicant must provide a profile photo and brief biography to be displayed atwww.cascadehealthcaresolutions.com. Employees or family members of Cascade Healthcare Solutions are not eligible to participate.

Application Deadline: August 1st, 2015

All applications must be complete upon submission. All applications must be received by Cascade Healthcare Solutions in Seattle, Washington by 5:00 p.m. PST on August 1st, 2015.

We will award the $1000 scholarship on September 1st, 2015. The winner will receive notification via email or over the phone. A check from Cascade Healthcare Solutions will be mailed directly to the student upon verification of enrollment.
Scholarship Selection Process:

Submissions will be reviewed and selected by a committee. The committee will assess each application according to the quality, thoughtfulness, and relevance of the essay response.

Contact Information:

CascadeHealthcareSolutions.com

Email: scholarshipfund@cascadehealthcaresolutions.com

Phone: (877) 480-3028

Attn: Scholarship Committee

115 Burnett Ave. S, STE B

Renton, WA 98057

Click Here to Apply

ANPD Excellence in Nursing Education Scholarship
Aug 1 all-day
ANPD Excellence in Nursing Education Scholarship

Western Governors University is proud to offer the WGU Association for Nursing Professional Development (ANPD) Excellence in Nursing Education Scholarship. This scholarship, valued up to $2,000, is available for ANPD members looking to earn a WGU online bachelor’s degree or master’s degree in nursing or healthcare.

Caroline E. Holt Nursing Scholarship
Aug 1 all-day

The Caroline E. Holt Nursing Scholarship is awarded to students who are in financial need and are accepted and enrolled into an accredited school of nursing.

Mail completed scholarship application form to:
National Vice Chair Caroline E. Holt Nursing Scholarship
368 Stanley Ave
Shenandoah, VA 22849

DAISY Honoree Scholarship
Aug 1 all-day

A scholarship for Registered Nurses who have won The DAISY Award, The DAISY in Training Award or The DAISY Faculty Award through The DAISY Foundation.

15% Reduction in Tuition Pricing

Availability:Unlimited

Verification Requirements:

  • Copy of The DAISY Award Certificate or
  • Verification from The DAISY Foundation

Eligibility:

  • Recipient of The DAISY Award through their employer or school and The DAISY Foundation
  • Enrollment in a Chamberlain post-licensure program

Deadline:

  • Two weeks prior to session start.
Health Professions Education Foundation (HPEF)
Aug 1 all-day
  • Increases access to healthcare for Californians.
  • Annually awards millions of dollars in scholarship and loan repayment awards to students and health professionals.
  • Provides a culturally and linguistically competent health workforce dedicated to delivering direct patient care in California’s underserved communities.
Navigate to Nursing (N2N) Scholarship Program
Aug 1 all-day

A merit based scholarship providing tuition assistance and fees* to allow qualified high school seniors to begin earning college credit toward their Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree while still in high school. All credits are completed under the predetermined Navigate to Nursing scholarship program curriculum.

Up to $8,500 in assistance towards tuition and fees*

Availability:Varies by location

Verification Requirements:

  • Submission of official high school transcripts
  • Submission of application and parental consent form for applicants under the age of 18
  • Review and approval by the Chamberlain Admission Committee

Eligibility:

  • Limited to seniors from high schools recognized by Chamberlain
  • Minimum high school CGPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale
  • A letter of recommendation from a high school counselor or teacher

Scholarship amounts may vary. For complete details, visit chamberlain.edu/n2n.

Nurse Education Scholarship-Loan Program (NESLP)
Aug 1 all-day

This program was first funded by the 1989 North Carolina General Assembly as part of a series of initiatives designed to reduce the shortage of practicing nurses in North Carolina. NESLP is administered by the North Carolina State Education Assistance Authority.

NESLP awards are available through the financial aid offices of North Carolina colleges and universities that offer nurse education programs which prepare students for licensure in North Carolina as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or a Registered Nurse (RN). Awards are based upon financial need and other factors such as academic performance.

NESLP awards range from $400 to $5,000, depending upon the student’s demonstrated financial need, cost of instruction, other financial assistance, and the amount of funding available through NESLP. The maximum award for students enrolled in Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) and Practical Nurse Education (LPN) programs is $3,000. The maximum award for students enrolled in a baccalaureate (BSN) program is $5,000.

Contact the financial aid office at the participating NC college or university offering the level of nurse education instruction desired. Recipients must execute a promissory note.

Recipient enters into a contract with the State of North Carolina to work full time as a licensed nurse in North Carolina. A minimum of six months consecutive full-time employment with one employer is required to qualify for service cancellation. Loans not repaid through service must be repaid in cash. The interest rate for cash repayment is 10% from the date of disbursement. Student has up to seven years to repay loan in service or ten years to repay loan in cash.