Who Can Apply:
- The Mary Alice Kramer Aspiring nurse scholarship has been created in memory of a beloved mother, Mary Alice Kramer, whose nursing career spanned 45 years and included time as a nurse in a hospital, as an office nurse for a gastroenterologist and culminated in serving as the the school nurse for the Charleston Community Schools in Charleston, Illinois.
- Through her career, Mary Alice touched countless lives and made an impact on those she served. Nurses are vital parts of the healthcare system, putting their patients at ease and protecting their health and wellness. The growing nursing shortage threatens the wellness of the population, and addressing it requires uplifting today’s students so they can become the nurses of tomorrow.
- This scholarship aims to honor the life of Mary Alice Kramer by supporting students who are following in her footsteps and pursuing nursing.
- Any high school or undergraduate student who is pursuing nursing with at least a 3.0 GPA is dedicated to helping others and is a resident of Illinois may apply for this scholarship opportunity.
Submission: To apply, tell us why you’re passionate about nursing and what you hope to accomplish with your career.
Deadline: April 30, 2024