Who Can Apply:
- Martha Galvez, was a fierce advocate for nurses locally and throughout the state of Washington.
- She had over 27 years of experience as a registered nurse and aided in the delivery of an estimated 3,000 babies in Tri Cities, WA. Her passion for nursing was cut short in August 2021 when she was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer. She spent her last few months on Earth living it to the fullest, knocking things off her bucket-list, and continuing to inspire others before passing away peacefully in January of 2022. She was a loving mother, wife, and friend, and left behind a legacy of compassion and strength. To honor her memory, the Martha Galvez Memorial Scholarship will support a hardworking, motivated student who plans to pursue a career in nursing.
- College students of any education level are eligible to apply if they live in Washington, and are pursuing or planning to pursue a nursing degree.
Submission: To apply, write about how you plan to use your nursing career to make a difference.
Deadline: May 1, 2023