Pre-Nursing Scholarship - Health Professions Education Foundation

Sponsor: Health Professions Education Foundation

Amount: $4,000.00

Deadline: not specified

Available at the following schools: Any

Description: The Pre-Nursing Scholarship is available to California residents who are currently enrolled in a pre-nursing program. To be eligible for this award, you must be a full- or part-time student (no less than six units) at an accredited California school, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, and agree to complete a one-year service obligation to practice in a medically underserved area of California as an RN providing direct patient care upon completion of an associate degree in nursing. Additionally, you must be attending school in one of the Central Valley counties: Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera, Merced and Tulare.

Additional Information: The deadline dates are March 24 for the spring application and September 11 for the fall application. Please visit the sponsor's Web site for additional information.