St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation Scholarship

Interested in a healthcare career? Local students who are pursuing a career in healthcare are invited to apply for the “St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation Scholarship” that is provided by the St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation. The Foundation accepts applications from individuals interested not only in nursing but also in the growing field of allied health. Each of the scholarships awarded cover payment for tuition, books, and fees associated with the degree or certification.

Provided By:

St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation raises funds for Hospital programs and services. They reveal and foster God’s healing love by improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor or vulnerable.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $24,000
  • Deadline: March 14, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

Candidates for the scholarship program must demonstrate that they:

  • The residents of Southern Maryland: St. Mary’s, Charles and Calvert counties.
  • You must have at least a 3.0 high school GPA if applying within four years of high school graduation.
  • If it has been more than four years since high school graduation, please submit an ACT score or proof of degree from another school. (This program is not exclusively focusing on high-school aged students, may receive a scholarship as a second career.)
  • In return for receiving the scholarship, recipients will commit to working at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital.

Instructions for Applying:

Application form can be downloaded by the given: link: https://ct1.medstarhealth.org/content/uploads/sites/14/2015/01/2018-MSMH-Foundation-Scholarship-Program-Packet-FINAL.docx?_ga=2.219709533.578835083.1516341341-651843983.1516341341

All application material must be postmarked at  the address given below:

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital
Human Resources Department
25500 Point Lookout Road
Leonardtown, MD 20650

Supporting Documents:

You will need to provide the following information and materials

  • A well-written and typed one-page minimum to a two-page maximum double-spaced (12-pt font), the essay describing why he or she should be chosen for the scholarship. The essay must include:
  • The candidate’s career goals.
  • Why the candidate thinks that he or she would make a good nurse, therapist, etc.
  • The candidate will supply a minimum of two (2) letters of reference from non-family members. Letters of reference may not be older than two (2) years.
  • If currently or previously enrolled in college courses, an official transcript must be provided by the candidate from any and all colleges/universities attended.
  • The candidate will include a high school transcript including the first semester of twelfth grade, if applicable, with the application to verify his or her credentials.
  • If it has been greater than four (4) years since the candidate graduated high school, the appropriate standardized test score as required for the degree should be included if applying for Healthcare Scholarship.
  • Completed Breach of Contract.
  • Completed Contract Signature Page.
  • A complete job history listing (resume is acceptable).

Award Amount:

  • The Foundation will pay up to $3,000.00 per semester for tuition, required books, lab fees, and school appointed uniforms as appropriate for a period of up to four (4) years.
  • The total monetary value of the scholarship is up to $24,000.00.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.medstarstmarys.org/careers/healthcare-scholarships/#q={}

Contact Information:

For more information on the scholarship program, you can call the MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital Human Resources Department at 301-475-6018.

AACN CastleBranch-GNSA Scholarship

Award Amount: $5,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline:  December 30th.

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) is glad to announce “CastleBranch-GNSA Scholarship”.  Students who are enrolled in a graduate nursing program at an AACN member school of nursing are eligible to apply. The scholarship recognizes the outstanding work of graduate nursing students who are advancing the nursing profession through a commitment to innovation, leadership, and/or mentoring.

Host Institution:

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) is the national voice for baccalaureate and graduate nursing education. AACN is focused to establish quality standards for bachelor’s degree and graduate-degree nursing education.

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess

  • Must be enrolled in a graduate nursing program at an AACN member school of nursing.
  • Must be a GNSA member (If you are interested in joining the GNSA, please use this link: http://www.aacnnursing.org/GNSA/Join to complete an application, membership is free).
  • Must have at least a 3.5 GPA.
  • Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident.

Instructions for Applying:

The scholarship application can be completed by the given link: http://www.aacnnursing.org/Students/Graduate-Nursing-Student-Academy/CastleBranch-GNSA-Scholarship

Award Description:

Two $2,500 scholarships will be awarded each semester for a total of four scholarships per academic year.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.aacnnursing.org/Students/Graduate-Nursing-Student-Academy/CastleBranch-GNSA-Scholarship

NYS Higher Education Services Corporation Native American Indian Aid

Award Amount: $2,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 31

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

If you are an enrolled member of a New York State you have a chance to apply for this “Native American Indian Aid”. In order, to apply the student must be enrolled in an approved program offered by a college, university, technical school, school of nursing, business, or trade school located in New York State. The scholarship is designed to help student o pursuing their education goal.

Host Institution:

HESC primary audiences are: New York State students and families High school counselors College financial aid administrators. The Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC) is New York State’s higher education student financial aid agency.

Eligibility:

To receive the Nitro Parent Scholarship, a beneficiary must:

  • The student must be a resident of New York State and be on an official tribal roll of a New York State tribe or be the child of an enrolled member of a New York State tribe.  New York State tribes include members of the Iroquoian tribes (St. Regis Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga, Seneca Nation, Tonawanda Band of Seneca, and Tuscorora), the Shinnecock tribe, and the Poospatuck tribe.  An official tribal roll is a list of individuals designated by the tribal authorities as member of their tribe.
  • The student must have graduated from an accredited high school, attained a high school equivalency diploma or be enrolled in a special program at an approved, accredited postsecondary institution which will lead to degree status and to a high school equivalency diploma.
  • The student must be enrolled in an approved program offered by a college, university, technical school, school of nursing, business, or trade school located in New York State.  Approved programs include collegiate and no collegiate program which are registered by the New York State Education Department.
  • Students registered for less than 12 credit hours per semester will be considered part-time and will be funded on a prorated basis.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants who are interested to apply for the scholarship must check the given link: https://www.hesc.ny.gov/pay-for-college/financial-aid/types-of-financial-aid/nys-grants-scholarships-awards/nys-aid-to-native-americans.html

Supporting Documents:

Applicants must submit the following:

  • Proof of high school graduation
  • An official tribal certification form and
  • A letter of acceptance from the college

Award Description:

The eligible student who did the best will receive up to $2,000 per year for up to four years of full-time study.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.hesc.ny.gov/pay-for-college/financial-aid/types-of-financial-aid/nys-grants-scholarships-awards/nys-aid-to-native-americans.html

APHON Nurse in Washington Internship (NIWI) Scholarship

Award Amount: Scholarship cover registration, lodging, and travel expenses

Number of Awards: Two (2)

Deadline: January 9 annually

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses is pleased to able to offer “APHON Nurse in Washington Internship (NIWI) Scholarship”. You are encouraged to apply if you are registered professional nurse with current, unrestricted license and at least two years pediatric hematology/oncology nursing experience. APHON supports nurses and their practice in order to optimize outcomes for children, adolescents, and young adults with cancer and blood disorders and their families

Host Institution:

APHON is the professional organization for pediatric hematology/oncology nurses and other pediatric hematology/oncology healthcare professionals. Its members are dedicated to promoting optimal nursing care for children, adolescents, and young adults with cancer and blood disorders, and their families.

Eligibility:

You are encouraged to apply if you are

  • A registered professional nurse with current, unrestricted license.
  • At least two years pediatric hematology/oncology nursing experience.
  • A current APHON member (minimum of one-year membership).
  • New to NIWI, not having attended in the past.
  • Willing to share what she or he learned and experienced at this meeting with other APHON members.
  • Currently practicing in pediatric hematology/oncology.
  • A good communicator, both in writing and orally.

Instructions for Applying:

Applications for the scholarship can be completed by the given link:

http://aphon.org/about-us/scholarships/niwi-scholarship-application

Award Description:

Scholarship will cover registration, lodging, and travel expenses for two APHON members that meet the scholarship eligibility criteria.

Detailed Information Link:

http://aphon.org/about-us/scholarships/niwi

University of South Carolina Clinical Assistant Professor Position

Title: Clinical Assistant Professor

Salary Range:  37.5 per week

Consideration Date: Open Until Filled

Brief Description:

The University of South Carolina, College of Nursing (CON) is seeking a qualified candidate eligible for the rank of Clinical Assistant, Clinical Associate, or Clinical Professor to fill a full-time program director for the PHHNP program and CON faculty position. The candidate would provide classroom instruction, day-to-day program operations, and assisting students toward successful program completion in conjunction with the Assistant Dean of Graduate Studies.

Hosted By:

The University of South Carolina (also referred to as USC, SC, South Carolina, or simply Carolina) is a public, co-educational research university in Columbia, South Carolina, United States, with seven satellite campuses. Its campus covers over 359 acres (145 ha) in downtown Columbia not far from the South Carolina State House. The University is categorized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as having “highest research activity.

Eligibility:

  • Earned the doctorate in nursing (Ph.D. or DNP), two years of teaching and mentoring of NP students, unencumbered nursing licensure; National Certification as a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and two years of direct practice as an APRN with Prescriptive Authority or eligibility in SC.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, team building, self-motivation, and innovation in educational program offerings are expected. Basic Life Support (BLS) documentation is required.

How to Apply:

To be applying please Sign Up through the given link. You will then be taken to the application form: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/20121/pre_apply

Supporting Documents:

Applicants must provide the following documents along with the applications to apply for the assistantship program:

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • List of References and Contact Information

More Information:

https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/20121

University of Magdalena

The University of Magdalena (Spanish: Universidad del Magdalena), is a public, departmental, coeducational, research university based in the city of Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia. The University of Magdalena is a state institution of the territorial order, created by Ordinance No. 005 of October 27, 1958, organized as an autonomous entity with the special regime, linked to the Ministry of National Education in terms of policy and planning within the education sector. It enjoys legal status granted by the Government of the Department of Magdalena by Resolution 831 of December 3, 1974. Its corporate purpose is to provide the public higher education service, through the exercise of academic, administrative, financial and budgetary autonomy, with government, income and own and independent assets

Motto in English- A more inclusive and innovative University
Established- October 27, 1958
Type- Public

Mission:

Develop advanced training and continuing education programs jointly with the different Faculties of the University, aiming at a high level of quality and attending to the needs of the environment, to contribute effectively to the development of the region and the country, in the Social Area, economic, political, scientific and technological.

Academic:

  1. Basic sciences- biology
  2. Education Sciences- Bachelor in Basic Education with emphasis in Informatics, Bachelor in Preschool
  3. Health Sciences- Nursing, Medicine, odontology, and Psychology
  4. Business and Economics- Business Administration, Administration of Tourism and Hotel Companies, Public Accounting, Economy, and International Business
  5. Humanities- Anthropology, Film and Audiovisuals, and Law
  6. Engineering

Contact Information:

PBX: (57-5) 4217940
Free National Line: 018000516060
Address: Carrera 32 No 22 – 08
Postal Code No. 470004
PO Box 2-1-21630
Santa Marta DTCH – Colombia
University of Magdalena 2017

You can also join our Facebook page for the latest updates. The link is: https://www.facebook.com/DevelopingCareer/

ACLS Certification Institute Medical School Scholarship

Award Amount: $2,500

Number of Awards: 1

Deadline: November 30, 2017

Winner Announcement: December 2017

Brief Description:

The ACLS Certification Institute is happy to announce its mental health awareness program as Medical School Scholarship for medical, nursing, and dental school students. The program is open to students who are currently enrolled or accepted to medical school, dental school, or nursing school, and who is a legal resident of and currently living in the United States. The goal of the program is drawing awareness to the reality of mental illness, improving student wellness, and removing the stigma around mental health treatment.

Host Institution:

Founded in 2010, ACLS Certification Institute is the largest online provider of emergency life support certification training. Thousands of healthcare professionals have successfully earned and maintained their certifications through their programs.

Eligibility:

  • Students who are currently enrolled or accepted to medical school, dental school, or nursing school
  • Student must be a legal resident of and currently live in the United States
  • Winner is not based on financial need
  • Relatives of employees and employees of ACLS Certification Institute and its affiliates are ineligible

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply, the applicant can submit an online application after submitting video and Share the scholarship page on Facebook with the hashtag #mentalhealthscholarship.

Supporting Documents:

Before completion of the application form, the student must submit a video:

  • Post a video creatively responding to the following prompt: How would you improve mental health awareness? ie: a system you would change, a service/program that would be helpful
  • Videos should be 30 – 45 second in length
  • Upload the video to YouTube and submit the link with your application
  • Each video should include a brief description with a link to https://acls.com/scholarship and the hashtag #mentalhealthscholarship
  • Each video must be original

Award Description:

One (1) winning applicant will receive a $2,500 scholarship. Award money is to be applied to cover winner’s educational expenses in medical, dental, or nursing school.

Detailed Information Link:

https://acls.com/scholarship

Good Samaritan Foundation’s Scholarships

Award Amount: $1,500 awards per semester

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: December 31, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The mission of the Good Samaritan Foundation (GSF) is to promote nursing as a career by providing scholarship funds directly to student nurses for their clinical nursing courses. That’s why the GSF is pleased to announce its Good Samaritan Foundation’s Scholarships named as BSN and post-baccalaureate Scholarships and LVN and A.D.N. Scholarships. The programs are open to those nursing students who are in good standing with their school of nursing.

Host Institution:

The foundation’s goal is to alleviate the current severe shortage of nurses, not only in Houston and Texas but in the United States.In 1951, Reverend Clyde J. Verheyden founded what is now known as Good Samaritan Foundation. Since its inception, Good Samaritan Foundation has been focused on one ongoing mission: to increase the number of highly-trained and dedicated nurses “at the bedside” of Texas patients.

Eligibility:

  • To eligible for the both scholarships (BSN and post-baccalaureate Scholarships and LVN and A.D.N. Scholarships), Students must be in good standing with their school of nursing.
  • Previous applicants must reapply each semester.

How to Apply:

To apply for the scholarships, the applicant may submit the online application go through the given link: https://gsftx.academicworks.com/

Supporting Documents:

  • Provide a letter of intent
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Copy of your unofficial transcript
  • Color photo
  • Professional resume

Financial Aid and Award Money:

The Good Samaritan Foundation (GSF) will provide two scholarships as the following:

  • BSN and post-baccalaureate Scholarships – $1000 per semester
  • LVN and A.D.N. Scholarships – $500 per semester

Application Deadline:

The application deadlines are as the following:

  • Spring- the application opens January 15 and ends Feb. 15, documentation deadline is May 31.
  • Summer- the application opens June 15 and ends July 15, documentation deadline is Sep. 31.
  • Fall- the application opens Sep. 15 and ends October 15, documentation deadline is Dec. 31.

Link for More Information:

http://www.gsftx.org/scholarships/

LTC Nursing Home Administrator Scholarship

Award Amount: $2,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: December 31, 2017

Winner Announcement: January 5, 2018

Brief Description:

LTCExam.com, the premier Nursing Home Administrator exam preparation resource nationwide is proud to announce their first annual scholarship for advancement in higher education. At the Foundation for Ensuring Access and EquityInc., the LTC Nursing Home Administrator Scholarship is available to apply. The program is open to students who are enrolled in an associate’s degree, bachelor’s degree or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university. The FEAE encourage, support, and prepare students to navigate the college planning process through materials and presentations that explain the four components of a successful college-bound plan.

Host Institution:

The Foundation for Ensuring Access and Equity‘s mission is to ensure accessible and equitable opportunities for all students to enter into the primary to a post-secondary pathway to college and careers. As a 501 (c) (3) non-profit foundation, they rely on donations and volunteers to help meet their many needs. All donations, whether it is time, money, or expertise, are greatly appreciated.

Eligibility:

  • A student enrolled in an associate’s degree, bachelor’s degree or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university during the 2017-2018 academic year.
  • Applicants must be residents of the United State of America
  • Acceptance into an accredited college or university in the United States of America
  • Signed and dated Scholarship Award Agreement.

How to Apply:

In order to apply, the applicant must submit your essay include an introductory bio with their essay and sign the Scholarship Award Agreement.

Supporting Documents:

  • Provide proof of official transcript
  • Proof of acceptance into an accredited college or university.

Submitting Details:

The complete essay with all the supporting materials must submit by email to scholarship-at-ltcexam.com

Financial Aid and Award money:

  • A $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to one (1) individual student who writes the most compelling essay as judged by LTCExam.com staff.
  • If receiving the Scholarship Award, you will use any awarded funds toward my tuition or book costs for the field of study for which the Scholarship Award was approved.

Link for More Information:

http://www.accessandequity.org/blog/archives/4346

Travel Nurse Source “Future U.S. Nurse Scholarship”

Award Amount: $2,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: October 13th, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

If you are planning to enroll in nursing or already enrolled you have a chance to apply for this “Future U.S. Nurse Scholarship” sponsored by Travel Nurse Source Agency. Students who are a legal US resident and either a current student of a baccalaureate or higher degree in an accredited U.S. nursing school in good academic can apply for the scholarship. Through the scholarship program, the agency helps nurse find traveling assignments in hospitals and facilities in all 50 states.

Host Institution:

A leader in the travel nurse vertical since 2006, Travel Nurse Source works with the country’s top agencies to find the perfect candidates for the nations hardest to fill positions. Nurses submit an easy online application that allows staffing companies to compete for their talents offering them access to coveted nursing assignments.

Eligibility:

To be considered for a scholarship, the application must:

  • Applicants must be a legal US resident.
  • Students must be either (1) a current student of a baccalaureate or higher degree in an accredited U.S. nursing school in good academic standing.
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better, or (2) accepted into a baccalaureate or higher program for the upcoming semester.

Instructions for Applying:

You can apply through the given link:

https://www.travelnursesource.com/resources/scholarship/

Supporting Documents:

Applicants are required to provide all of the following documents in order to be considered:

  • Unofficial transcript (winning finalists will mail unopened official transcripts)
  • Letter from Admissions confirming acceptance
  • School acceptance letter
  • Official enrollment verification form

Additionally, you must:

  • Verify you have read and understood the Travel Nurse Source Future U.S. Nurses Scholarship Requirements
  • Submit a readable copy of your essay
  • Submit a clear headshot no smaller than 200 pixels (width) of yourself. The image file must be the PNG or.JPG format.

Award Description:

Travel Nurse Source is awarding a $2,000.00 scholarship to a nursing student who composes a winning essay.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.travelnursesource.com/resources/scholarship/