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Barbara Shay Memorial Nursing Scholarship (Deadline: March 31, 2016)

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Who Can Apply:

  • U.S. Citizen
  • Graduating senior at either Kofa or Cibola High School or a current college student who graduated from Kofa or Cibola High School
  • 2.5 minimum GPA
  • Plan to pursue a career as a Registered Nurse
  • Planning to attend Arizona Western College or NAU Yuma


  • The Barbara Shay Memorial Nursing Scholarship requires that a THIRD recommendation be submitted on behalf of interested applicants. The general application requires that two individuals submit responses to a set of questions about applicants online. This request should go to a third individual. Do not send this request to a reference you used in your general application submission. This reference should come from a third individual who will write and upload a strong letter of recommendation on your behalf. Ideally, this would be a mentor in the nursing field, as this scholarship is for students intent on careers as Registered Nurses.
  • Student must complete the additional essay required.

Deadline: March 31, 2016

Amount: $1,000

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