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March 31 2020
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Nursing Education Loan/Scholarship - RN to MSN


Provides education opportunities to students who wish to continue their education in nursing and address Mississippi's nursing shortage by providing a constant source of qualified nurses. NERM awards will be made available, to the extent of appropriated funds, to persons seeking a master's degree in nursing through an approved RN to MSN bridge program at one Mississippi institution of higher learning in exchange for employment in professional nursing or teaching in an accredited school of nursing in the State of Mississippi up to $4,000 per academic year not to exceed three (3) calendar years or $12,000. Those pursuing the NERM program part-time are eligible to receive a maximum of $12,000 prorated over four (4) calendar years.

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  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Mississippi
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Mississippi
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Nursing

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