The Bachelor of Science Nursing Scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to the residents of the state of California who are junior or senior college students and are presently enrolled in a school also within the state of California. This scholarship program is open to the students who are pursuing a degree in nursing.
Just like any other scholarship programs, Bachelor of Science Nursing Scholarship has its own set of requirements as well. Among its qualifications that the potential candidate needs to possess is to have a grade point average of no less than 2.0, and that he or she is required to be fluent in another language aside from English.
This scholarship grant is awarded by Health Professions Education Foundation, and the amount of financial assistance that the Bachelor of Science Nursing Scholarship provides is worth $13,000. The scholarship award for this program is given every year, and the award is non- renewable.Recipients must know that the date of his or her graduation may affect the amount that he or she will receive from this scholarship program.
The monetary award that will be received from Bachelor of Science Nursing Scholarship will pay for the recipient’s school expenses that includes tuition, other fees, books, supplies and other educational equipment if necessary. There were 74 recipients for this scholarship award last year.
College students who wish to take advantage of this great opportunity may get the application from the Health Professions Education Foundation website. Along with the completed application, other documents must also be submitted including transcript of records, personal statement with a maximum of two pages, letter or recommendation, verification of language proficiency and Student Aid Report.