SMYS and Hirenurses.com make scholarships available to nursing students
3.20.2016: Show Me Your Stethoscope (SMYS), in cooperation with Hirenurses.com, have announced a scholarship fund available to two nursing students to aid with financial costs of completing a nursing degree; applications will be accepted from 3.20.2016 through midnight, June 30, 2016. Awardees will be announced in October 2016, pending review of student status.
The scholarship is available to nursing students of all academic levels, from LPN to PhD/DNP-level studies. $500.00 will be awarded to two candidates—one beginning nursing school, and the other returning to school to complete a higher degree. The scholarship may be used in any way needed by the receiving candidates, including living expenses, tuition and fees, and child care. Both candidates will be featured on SMYS’ and Hirenurses’ websites.
Qualifications include: enrollment in an accredited nursing program for 2016-2017 school year; good academic standing; U.S citizenship or legal resident status; creation of a profile on HireNurses.com, including a picture, biography and references; and active membership in the Show Me Your Stethoscope Facebook Group. An essay of 300-400 words should also be sent via email to SMYSHNScholarship@gmail.com.