Maryland Nurses Association

Apply For A Nursing Foundation of Maryland Annual Scholarship.

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Apply For A Nursing Foundation of Maryland Annual Scholarship:

Nursing Foundation of Maryland Annual Scholarships:


1. Ruth Hans Scholarship

The Ruth Hans Scholarship promotes lifelong learning and best practices in nursing by awarding an education scholarship to a Baccalaureate nursing student in Maryland. This can include an RN licensed in Maryland who is continuing his or her education in an RN to BSN nursing education program in Maryland. Ruth Hans received her entry nursing education from the Lutheran Hospital School of Nursing and this award was established in her honor in 2006. The recipient will exemplify academic achievement, leadership and community service. The scholarship is for $500.

2. Maryland General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Association Education Scholarship 
 
The Alumnae Association of Maryland General Hospital awards one scholarship of $1,000.00. Preference will be given to the student enrolled in an Associate Degree Nursing program. The recipient must demonstrate financial need in addition to academic achievement and community service. 
 
3. Arthur L. Davis Publishing Company Scholarship

Art Davis established the Arthur L. Davis Publishing Company, the publisher of The Maryland Nurse. Now deceased, the business he began remains a family business dedicated to supporting the nursing community. The Arthur L. Davis scholarship was established in 2003. The scholarship will be awarded to one applicant in the amount of $1,000. The recipient must be pursuing a master’s degree in nursing as part of the preparation to teach in a Maryland nursing program. The recipient will exemplify academic achievement, leadership and community service. Applicants for this scholarship must be members of the Maryland Nurses Association.

4. Travis Nursing Scholarship

The Travis Nursing Scholarship is being established to honor the memory of the mother of long-time MNA/ANA member, Patricia Travis, RN, PhD, CCRP.  The recipient should be a student enrolled in a nursing program with an interest in promoting a seamless transition for end of life palliative care and home hospice.  The beneficiary needs to exemplify academic achievement, leadership, and community service.  The scholarship is for $500.

5. Mercy Hospital Nursing Alumnae Scholarship 
 
The Mercy Hospital Nursing awards one scholarship in the amount of $500.  Preference will be given to a Baccalaureate nursing student in Maryland whose intention is providing elder care as the focus of practice.  The recipient must demonstrate financial need in addition to academic achievement and community service.

6. Scholarship for Global Health  

The Scholarship for Global Health established by Jonas Nguh, PhD, FACHE, NEA-BC, RN and family, focuses on improving the health and health equity of all people worldwide by collaborating across country boundaries to research and implement multi-sector policies and programs. The recipient will be a student enrolled in a nursing program in the state of Maryland. The beneficiary needs to exemplify academic achievement, leadership, and community service.  This scholarship is for $500.

7. Shauna Parker Memorial Scholarship 

The recipient of this scholarship is a nursing student pursuing a BSN degree. The application denotes that the recipient needs to demonstrate academic achievement with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, be a resident of Maryland, and demonstrate community service. The recipient will be awarded $1,000.

Scholarships will be presented at MNA's 116th Annual Convention, Nov. 14-15 at the Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel in Balitmore.

Application Forms are available by contacting the MNA office at 443-334-5110 or at jarigo@marylandrn.org.

The NFM/MNA office must receive all Scholarship Applications and materials no later than Monday, September 30, 2019 for consideration.