Each year, many students are thinking of starting a career in the medical field. One of the most common choices among students is nursing. Nurses provide a range of services that are applicable to different kinds of patients, and because of that, this kind of profession requires a lot of education and training.
It is always important to choose the right school that will give you the best training and experience that you can get; however going to a good school is not cheap. It can also be expensive to be in this type of career, especially if you want to have a specialization, or you have plans to advance your career in the future. Of course, just like any other courses, scholarships for this kind of degree is just around the corner. If you think that you are a good student, and can keep up with the schedules of being a busy nursing undergraduate, all you have to do is apply for a scholarship. You can visit a university, and check the Internet for some available them. This will not only help you financially, but it can also help you achieve your goals by maintaining good grades.
One of the most sought after scholarship in USA is the Adolph Van Pelt Special Fund for Indian Scholarship. This scholarship was founded by the Association on American Indian Affairs (AAIA). The scholarship is awarded only to male Native American students, and the judged based on their merit and needs. It will last for one year with the amount of $1,500, and is available for undergraduate students, but each student should apply yearly, as this scholarship is not an automatic renew. The program is always available every year, so students are encouraged to apply yearly. You can also check their website at http://www.indian-affairs.org/scholarships/adolph_van_pelt.htm if you have inquiries.
|Deadline:||November 30, annually|
|GPA:||3.0 or higher|
|Other Req:||Military, Disability|