Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
328
Days
April 15 2025
Application Deadline
N/A
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Other - Letter from the registrar, Proof of participation in student nurse activities and involvement in the African American Community
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Personal Photograph
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Resume
  • Checkmark Transcript
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Dr. Lola Denise Jefferson Scholarship

Description

This scholarship is funded by Lola Denise Jefferson to support a generic BSN student who is pursuing a nursing degree right out of high school. The scholarship is sponsored by NBNA former First Vice President, Lola Denise Jefferson. Applicant must be a member of NBNA and a member of a local chapter (if one exists in your area). If a chapter does not exist within a 50-radius of your location you can join NBNA as a Direct Member. Applicant must have at least one full year of school remaining. Two letters of recommendation (first from Dean/Faculty member, second from Chapter President/Vice President) are required.

Amount Details

$1,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Black students
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Nursing
  • CheckmarkMust be affiliated with National Black Nurses' Association
  • CheckmarkRestricted by ethnic heritage: African

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Letter from the registrar, Proof of participation in student nurse activities and involvement in the African American Community
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Personal Photograph
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Resume
  • Checkmark Transcript
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Contact Dr. Angelo Moore
Chair of the NBNA Scholarship and Awards Committee
moore.angelo@yahoo.com
Tel: 301-589-3200 Address 8630 Fenton Street, Suite 910
Silver Spring, MD 20910