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CBNA ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP

ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED:

  • Scholarships will range from $500.00 - $1,500.00.

  • Scholarships provide funding for continuing education. This funding enables Nurses to grow and better contribute their talents to the health and healthcare to communities.

  • Please review the Scholarship Application form carefully. Remember to submit ALL required documents with your application or it will not be accepted.

 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be currently enrolled at least half time in a Nursing program or a College or School of Nursing. (min of 6 credit hrs.)

 

  • Must be an active member of CBNA for a minimal of 1 year and participate in at least 3 events and be an active committee member during that year.
     

  • Applicant must have at least 1 full year of school remaining.

 

  • Applicant must continue as an Active member of CBNA for 1 year after receiving a Scholarship Award.  All recipients that receive a scholarship are required to pay their CBNA dues for the upcoming year.
     

  • Applicant must be present to receive the Scholarship (NO EXCEPTIONS)
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MUST PROVIDE:

  • Completed Application

  • From an accredited School or College of Nursing:

    • Official Transcript

    • Official documentation of current student status from the School or College of Nursing from the Admission Office

    • Provide a letter of recommendation from your School or College of Nursing

  • A 500-word essay outlining your “Nursing Career Goals” and the reason why you chose Nursing as your profession. This must be typed and double spaced.

 

DEADLINE:

  • Completed application and required documents must be received by the Columbus Black Nurses Association no later than April 22nd via email: cbna.ohio@gmail .

  • Any applications received after April 22nd will not be considered.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  • Applicant can apply for a Scholarship , if they are receiving a certification in a specialty field of nursing.
     

DOWNLOAD APPLICATION

 

Please send your completed application and required documents to:

COLUMBUS BLACK NURSES ASSOCIATION

Email to: cbna.ohio@gmail.com

Attention: Scholarship Co-Chair

614-470-2526

NBNA ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIPS

The National Black Nurses Association offers various scholarships each year including:

  • Dr. Lauranne Sams Scholarship

  • NBNA Board of Directors Scholarship

  • Mrs. Ola Lofton Scholarship

  • BAND AID® BRAND Black Healthcare Heroes in Nursing Scholarship

  • Margaret Pemberton Scholarship

  • NurseThink.com Scholarship

  • VITAS Healthcare / Esther Colliflower Scholarship

  • Maria R. Dudley Advanced Practice Nurse Scholarship

  • George E. McGuire Memorial Scholarship

  • Dr. Martha A. Dawson Genesis Scholarship

  • Dr. Lola Denise Jefferson Scholarship

  • Dr. Daisy Harmon-Allen Scholarship

  • Dr. Millicent Gorham Scholarship

  • Dr. Eric J. Williams Scholarship

  • JAYHAL Foundation Scholarship

  • NBNA Social Justice Scholarship

  • Dr. Kenya Williams Health Policy Leadership Scholarship

  • NBNA Ebi Porbeni Memorial Scholarship by Be The Match

  • Aya Healthcare Nurses of Tomorrow Scholarship

  • Abbott Scholarship Fund

  • Arizona College of Nursing Scholarship

CLICK HERE for more scholarship information
These scholarships will range from $1,000 - $15,000

NBNA's scholarships are presented each year to the Awardees at the Annual Institute & Conference. 
LAST DAY TO SEND: POST OFFICE MARKED BY: CHECK NBNA WEBSITE 

If sending by EMAIL: BY CLOSE OF BUSINESS AT 5:00 pm (EST) 

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REQUIREMENTS 
 

  1. Must be a member of NBNA

  2. Must be a current Student

  3. Have a full year left of school

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