FNSNA Scholarship Application The Promise of Nursing Scholarships are for students in BSN program in need of financial need and on good academic standing and achievement with involvement in nursing student organizations and community activities related to health care. Criteria: 1. Letter of Recommendation from instructor 2. Financial Aid Certification Form ( Permit time for processing) 3. Unofficial Transcript 4. Make an account and fill out application. Award: $1000 - $7000 Deadline: January 12, 2018
Prime Scholarship The Prime Medical Alert Nursing Scholarship is for those who have demonstrated a commitment to the community in regards to healthcare and social assistance. They are looking for applicants who intend to apply those experiences to a future career in the emergency response field Personal Statement: 500 words or less essay 1.) Please describe what influenced your decision to go into a career in healthcare and nursing? 2.) Tell us what you view as the most important single characteristic for a practicing nurse, and how you will embody that characteristic in your professional work. 3.) Why do you feel you are a strong candidate for this award and what sets you apart from other candidates in your field? Award: $1000 each for 5 students Deadline: December 15
WOCN Foundation Scholarship Program Sponsor: Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society Amount: Varies Closing Date: November 1, 2017 Description: Scholarships is open to students seeking education in wound, ostomy and continence nursing care.
PDF Element Wondershare Video Scholarship Sponsor: PDFelement Wondershare Amount: $1000 Closing Date: November 19, 2017 Description: Scholarships is open to all students who would like to either write and article or create a 1-3 minute video on any positive topic.
Media Mister Scholarship Sponsor: Media Mister Amount: $1,000 Closing Date: November 30, 2017 Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who are studying in the disciplines of health care, engineering, or a related academic program with at least a 3.0 GPA. Essay topic must be related to the social media and social media promotion .
Scholarship for Aspiring Students Sponsor: Celebrity Plastic Surgery Amount: $1,000 Closing Date: November 30, 2017 Description: Scholarship is open to citizens of the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada who have at least a 2.0 GPA. The program is exclusively for students who are planning to pursue a career in one of the following fields: Medical Science, Culinary Arts, Fine Arts, Law, Nursing, or Engineering.
National CPR Association Scholarship Who Can Apply: Anyone enrolled in a college program (under graduate or graduate track) can enter; we are specifically hoping to see entries from students enrolled in programs in the following fields:
Emergency Medical Technician Program
Respiratory Therapy Program
Submission: 500-1000 word essay with a focus on your personal thoughts and feelings. Deadline: November 30, 2017 Amount: $2,000
River Cohen College Scholarship The River Cohen College Scholarship was created with students in mind. College has become increasingly expensive and necessary. This scholarship is designed to help someone in their college career. Applicants will be required to answer a simple question and the winner will be selected based on the application submitted. A committee will select a winner by the end of November, 2017. One winner will be selected and receive $1000 towards higher education. Requirements: Students currently enrolled in a college, university, trade school, or design school. River Cohen wants to hear your answer to this question, “How can philanthropy change the world?” This should be a short essay (under 500 words). Click here to apply! Deadline: November 30th, 2017 Amount: $1,000
Support Collectors Scholarship Support Collectors is excited to announce a new scholarship program that we want to share with your students. We want to provide financial assistance to a selected college student who has either been affected by family separation in their own life, or who intends to pursue a career that will have a positive impact on separated families. The selected student will receive an award of $500 for use toward tuition, books, or living expenses. Submission: 1000 word or less essay on: Problems faced by children of separated families, and how to overcome them. Application Deadline: Dec 15th, 2017
Nursing Scholarship Sponsor: Lamber & Goodnow Injury Law Team Amount: $1,000 Closing Date: December 1, 2017 Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who are/will be enrolled in a nursing program and will be enrolled through the following academic year. 500-750 words on why do you pursue nursing?
Medical Scrubs Collection Scholarship Medical Scrubs Collection is dedicated to recognizing the individuals who go above and beyond to help others every day. Requirement: US citizen or Alien Registration card, accredited college, GPA 3.0+, and pursuing a degree in the medical field. 500+ word essay on what inspired you to become a Nurse. More information and to Apply HERE! Award: $1000 Deadline: December 15, 2017
American Heart AssociationCritical Care Training Center Do you need $2,500? Apply for the American Heart Association scholarships with a simple essay topic. Essays must be written according to the topic given by CCTC instructors will then select 20 of the most creative and relevant essays out of all the entries.
The five essays with the highest number of votes will be forwarded to the CNSA Board Members who will select one essay that is worthy of winning the interactive scholarship.
This is a social media based essay. The more votes, the higher chance that your scholarship will be picked.
Current Question: "What are the 2015 changes in CPR guidelines by American Heart Association and what are the rationales behind those changes?"
Award: $2,500 Deadline: January 30th
Parentinn – Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship (Deadline: February 28, 2018) Who Can Apply: Student, who is U.S. citizen/ currently attending or planning to attend an U.S. college or university for undergraduate or graduate studies/ high school, college or graduate student or a student planning to enter college, is eligible to participate in our scholarship program. Submission: All participants will have to research and submit a 600 – 1000 words regarding the following topic: “Why and How to Stop Cyberbullying”. In the content, make sure to include the following ideas:
Why is it important to stop cyberbullying?
How has cyberbullying personally affected teens?
Deadline: February 28, 2018 Amount: $1,250
Anna Hefrey Scholarship Fund H Anna Hefrey Scholarship wants you to share your vision for a tobacco free USA. Submit an essay ( 1,500-2,500 words) answering the following questions:
Should the government do more to prevent the sale of Tobacco based products?
Why do so many people choose to ignore public health warnings regarding tobacco?
Is the rise of electronic cigarettes part of the solution or part of the problem?
What effect could a tobacco free US offer our health care system?
Requirements: US citizen. Full time student in a graduate or undergraduate program. Deadline: May 31, 2018 Amount: $6000 ($3,500, $1,500, $1000)
Quit Smoking Scholarship Sponsor: Are you passionate about smoking cessation? Here's your time to shine and Show us that you share our vision and our sense of commitment toward this particular issue by writing a cessation-oriented essay and submitting it for consideration. We want to support your education so you could, in turn, help us fight the good fight and bring about a smoke-free world! Amount: $5000 each for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. Closing Date: May 31, 2018. Description: What we need from you is an essay between a 1,000 and 1,500 words that provides an answer to the following questions:
How is smoking hurting individuals and the society as a whole?
Society takes a much stricter stance on a lot of less harmful substances – why is smoking still largely off the radar of most governments?
How can we tackle the smoking epidemic? What would be our best course of action in the fight against smoking and why do you believe it would work
How do you imagine a smoke-free world and how does it differ from the world we live in today?
If you could offer current smokers one piece of advice, what would it be
OfficeChairPicks SEO Scholarship Who Can Apply: This scholarship is only for students that are currently enrolled in colleges, universities or high schools during 2017 academic year. Submission: Write a 1000-1500 SEO optimized blog post centering around your chosen keyword. Deadline: June 30, 2018 Amount: $500 Learn More:http://officechairpicks.com/scholarship/
Nutrition & Internet Scholarship Who Can Apply: The only eligibility criteria that you need to fulfill is sending the appropriate 550-word article in English to the given email address by July 1st, 2018. There are no restrictions regarding age, nationality, or any other individual characteristic. Submission: The article needs to be 550 words long and answering the following research question: How social media are playing a major role in influencing our eating habits? Deadline: July 1, 2018 Amount: $500
Future Innovator Scholarship Sponsor: StudySoup Amount: $500 Closing Date: 1st day of the month Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate and graduate students. Applicant should be an outstanding student who exemplifies leadership and a willingness to help other.
$1,000 Plan for College Sweepstakes Sponsor: Sallie Mae Bank Amount: $1,000 Closing Date: Last day of the month Description: Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are of the age of majority in the jurisdiction in which they reside and who are students, parents, guidance counselors, or financial aid officers at the time of entry. Applicant must register for one of the company’s free plan for college tools.
MyCAA Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts The Military Spouse Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) Scholarship is a workforce development program that provides up to $4,000 of tuition assistance to eligible military spouses. The scholarship helps military spouses pursue licenses, certificates, certifications or associate degrees necessary to gain employment in high demand, high growth portable career fields and occupations. Spouses may use their MyCAA funds at any academic institution approved for participation in the MyCAA Scholarship. Requirements:Spouses of service members on active duty in pay grades E01 to E-5, W-1 to W-2 and O-1 to O-2 who can start and complete their coursework while their military sponsor is on Title 10 military orders, including spouses married to members of the National Guard and reserve component in these same pay grades. More Info here! and to get started with application Click HERE! Amount:up to $4000 Deadline:30 days before course start date- must have active military sponsor/spouse throughout program.
Courage To Grow Scholarship 250 words or less why you believe that you should be awarded this scholarship Awards per month: 1 Award amount: $500.00 http://couragetogrowscholarship.com/
AfterCollege/AACN $10,000 Scholarship Fund The AfterCollege-AACN Scholarship Fund supports students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing. Special consideration will be given to students in a graduate program with the goal of becoming a nurse educator; students completing an RN-to-BSN or RN-to-MSN program; and those enrolled in an accelerated program. Amount: $2500 Nursing Scholarship Deadlines: March 31, June 30, September 30, December 31 More info here!
Additional Scholarship Opportunities
Geraldine "Polly" Bednash Scholarship This scholarship program provides $5,000 in support to outstanding nursing students in baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral programs at AACN member institutions. This is open to students not affiliated with AACN institutions as well. Requirements: Maintain at least a 3.2 grade point average in current program or at last school attended, Must have submitted your application to a nursing school through NursingCAS (see https://portal.nursingcas.org). Click here to apply! Deadline: January 31, April 30, July 31, and October 31. Amount: $5000
Hurst Review and AACN Nursing Scholarship Hurst Review Services and AACN are partnering to offer a new scholarship program to recognize and reward outstanding students in prelicensure nursing programs. Two scholarships in the amount of $2,500 will be distributed each Fall and Spring to students enrolled in AACN member institutions. Requirements: Must be a student enrolled at a AACN affiliated school, must download and complete application and write a max 250 word essay (topic info on application). Click here to apply! Deadline: January 15th and July 31st. Amount: $2500
The San Diego Foundation Through the San Diego Foundation Community Scholarship Program San Diego County students can receive the financial assistance they need to pursue their educational goals. As the largest private non-university scholarship provider in the county, the Community Scholarship Program operates more than 160 funds and awarded in excess of $2.3 million to more than 1,000 students last year alone. Click the link to be directed to their page!