Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
Yes
Renewable
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American Indian Nurse Scholarship Program

Description

The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America has provided scholarship awards since 1928 to assist students of American Indian, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian heritage pursuing degrees in nursing or in the field of health care. Eligible students receive $1,500 per semester and the money is to be used strictly for tuition, books or fees applicable to the studentÔÇÖs approved program. Applicants must be expected to graduate two years (for an Associate Degree program) or four years (if pursuing a B.S.) after enrollment. Deadlines: June 1 (for fall term) and December 1 (for spring term).

Amount Details

$1,500
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student, a graduate student or a postgraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for American Indian/Alaska Native students
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Health and Medical Sciences, Nursing

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Contact dames@nscda.org
Tel: 202-337-2288