The National Black Nurses Association (NBNA) is committed to excellence in
education and conducts continuing education programs for nurses and allied health
professionals throughout the year. The association also provides annual scholarships
for students ranging from $1,000 – $6,000. These scholarships provide funding for
continuing education, and enables nurses to grow and better contribute their talents
to the health and healthcare of our communities. To apply, students must submit official
transcripts, a two page written essay, two letters of recommendation, and a professional
headshot. They should also submit proof of participation in student nurse activities, and
proof of community service.
Applicants should also include a presentation of some ideas
of what they can do as an individual nurse to improve the health status and/or social condition
of African Americans, and a statement about their future goals in nursing.
The deadline to apply is Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
For more details and/or to apply, visit: www.scholarshipsonline.org/2013/02/nbna-scholarship-program-for-black-nurses.html
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