Bridging Your Career: The RN to BSN Scholarship (Deadline: August 1, 2018)
Who Can Apply: Reserved specifically for registered nurses enrolled in an RN to BSN program, this nursing scholarship goes to a nurse that has demonstrated commitment to the Institute of Medicine’s call for BSN education nurses and understands the importance of increased education in improved patient outcomes.
- Be 18 years of age or older when submitting application
- Be actively enrolled in an accredited RN to BSN program
- Have a minimum GPA of 3.5 (see details below for acceptable transcripts)
- Submit a 500-1000 word essay
Submission: Describe how you think the IOM’s goal of an 80% BSN educated nursing workforce would change our healthcare system and explain what can be done to motivate more nurses to get a baccalaureate education.
Deadline: August 1, 2018