Minority Nurse Scholarships

MINORITY NURSE MAGAZINE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Provide scholarship to members of minority groups who are working on a bachelor’s degree in nursing.
Amount of Award: $1,000 and $500
Number of Awards: 4/year
Application Deadline: June of each year.
Duration of Award: 1 year
Contact Information: Minority Nurse Magazine Scholarship
Attn: Career Recruitment Media
211 W. Wacker Dr. Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: Pam Chwedyk at             (312) 525-3095
Email: pchwedyk@alloyeducation.com
http://www.minoritynurse.com/features/financial/12_29_06.html

 

 

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HISPANIC NURSES SCHOLARSHIPS

Provide scholarship for nursing education to members of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses.
Amount of Award: $1,000
Number of Awards: Varies
Application Deadline: April of each year.
Duration of Award: 1 year
Contact Information:
National Association of Hispanic Nurses
Attn: National Awards and Scholarship Committee Chair
1501 16th Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20036
Phone:             (202) 387-2477
Fax: (202) 483-7183
Email: thehispanicnurse@earthlink.net
http://nahnnet.org/

 

 

THE KAISER PERMANENTE COLLEGE TO CARING PROGRAM

Scholarship for Hispanic Nursing Students! Amount of Award: up to $8,000
Application Deadline: March 15th, 2009
Duration of Award: 1 year
Eligibility Requirements- Each student must…
– Be of Hispanic background
– Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, residing in Northern California
– Be studying full-time for the 2009-2010 academic year
– Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher
– Demonstrate financial need
– Be a rising junior or senior in college pursuing a bachelor’s degree in nursing for the 2009-2010 academic year
Selected Students Will Benefit from:
– A Scholarship that is up to $8,000 to cover tuition and fees
– A possibility to intern at a Kaiser Permanente facility.
– The opportunity to win a trip to Washington, D.C.
– Network with influential leaders and executives
– Learn career skills through workshops and mentoring
– Attend the Annual Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Awards Gala
Contact Information:
Auri Duarte
Scholarship Program Manager
Hispanic College Fund
1301 K Street, NW, Suite 450-A West
Washington, DC 20005
telephone:             202.296.5400
fax: 202.296.3774
http://scholarships.hispanicfund.org/Kaiser

 

 

AETNA/NCEMNA SCHOLARS PROGRAM

National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations (NCEMNA) Provides financial assistance to nursing students who are member of constituent organizations of NCEMNA working on a 4-year or master’s degree. Open to members of the 5 associations: Asian American/Pacific Islander Nurses Association, Inc. (AAPINA) Web site: www.aapina.org
Contact: SeonAe Yeo, PhD, RNC, Seonaeyo@umich.edu
National Alaska Native American Indian Nurses Association, Inc. (NANAINA) Web site: www.nanainanurses.org
Contact: Beverly Patchell,RN,MS,CNS beverly.patchell@ouhsc.edu
National Association of Hispanic Nurses, Inc. (NAHN) Web site: www.thehispanicnurses.org
Contact: Maria T. Villot, BSN, RN mariavillot@aol.com
National Black Nurses Association, Inc. (NBNA) Web site: www.nbna.org
Contact: Bettye Davis-Lewis, EdD, RN, FAAN, NBNABettye@sbcglobal.net
Philippine Nurses Association of America, Inc. (PNAA) Web site: www.philippinenursesaa.org/ Contact: Rosario May Mayor MSN, RN, rosariomay@aol.com
Amount of Award: $2,000
Number of Awards: 5/year; 1 from each association.
Duration of Award: 1 year
Contact Information:
Dr. Betty Smith Williams
President, National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations
6101 West Centinela Avenue
Suite 378
Culver City, CA 90230
Phone:             (310) 258-9515
Fax: (310) 258-9513
Email: bwilliams@ncemna.org
http://www.ncemna.org/scholarships.asp

 

 

DR. HILDA RICHARD SCHOLARSHIP

RUTH E. MILLER SCHOLARSHIP
NURSING SPECTRUM SCHOLARSHIP
MARTHA R. DUDLEY LVN.LPN SCHOLARSHIP
KAISER PERMANENTE SCHOLARSHIP
NBNA BOARD OF DIRECTORS SCHOLARSHIP
AETNA SCHOLARSHIP
DR. LAURANNE SMS SCHOLARSHIP
MAYO FOUNDATIONS SCHOLARSHIP
Provides scholarship for nursing education to members of the National Black Nurses Association.
Amount of Award: $500-$2,000
Application Deadline: April of each year.
Duration of Award: 1 year
Number of Awards: 1 or more/each scholarship.
Contact Information:
National Black Nurses Association, Inc.
Attn: Scholarship Committee
8630 Fenton Street, Suite 330
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone:             (301) 589-3200      ;             (800) 575-6298
Fax: (301) 589-3223
Email: NBNA@erols.com
http://www.nbna.org/index.php

 

 

HEALTH PROFESSIONS PREPARATORY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Provide scholarships to American Indian or Alaska Native who need compensatory or pre-professional education to qualify for enrollment in a health professions school.
Amount of Award: $1,160/month for 10 months
Application Deadline: February of each year.
Duration of Award: up to 2 years of full time study or up to 4 years of part time study
Number of Awards: Varies
Contact Information:
Indian Health Service
Scholarship Program
801 Thompson Avenue, Suite 120
Rockville, MD 20852
Phone:             (301) 443-6197
Fax: (301) 443-6048
http://www.ihs.gov/JobsCareerDevelop/DHPS/scholarships/index.cfm

 

 

INDIAN NURSE SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

Provide scholarship to American Indians pursuing career in nursing.
Amount of Award: $500-$1,500
Duration of Award: 1 year
Number of Awards: Varies
Contact Information:
National Society of the Colonial Dames of America
National Patriotic Service Committee
Virginia Van Antwerp
1520 Lake Cove
Atlanta, GA 30338-3429

 

 

JUSTINE E. GRANNER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Provide scholarship to American Indian or other ethnic minority students preparing for a career in nursing or other health-related fields at a college or school of nursing within the State of Iowa.
Amount of Award: $1,000
Number of Awards: 1/year
Duration of Award: 1 year
Deadline: February of each year
Contact Information:
Iowa United Methodist Foundation
2301 Rittenhouse Street
Des Moines, IA 50321
Phone:             (515) 283-1991
Fax: (515) 288-1906
http://www.iumf.org/otherscholarships.html

 

 

NBNA BOARD OF DIRECTORS SCHOLARSHIP

Provide scholarship for nursing education to members of the National Black Nurses Association (NBNA) Amount of Award: $500-$2,000/year
Number of Awards: 1 or more
Duration of Award: 1 year
Deadline: April of each year
Contact Information:
National Black Nurses Association, Inc.
Attn: Scholarship Committee
8630 Fenton Street, Suite 330
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone:             (301) 589-3200      ;             (800) 575-6298
Fax: (301) 589-3223

 

 

ETHNIC MINORITY BACHELOR’S SCHOLARSHIPS IN ONCOLOGY NURSING

Provide scholarships to ethnic minorities interested in careers in oncology nursing
Amount of Award: $2,000/year
Number of Awards: 3/year
Duration of Award: 1 year
Deadline: January of each year
Contact Information:
Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Foundation
125 Enterprise Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275
Phone:             (412) 921-7373
Fax: (412) 928-1762
foundation@ons.org
http://www.ons.org/

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