Dr. Hilda Richards Scholarship

The National Black Nurses Association, Inc. has established a successful scholarship program that would help nursing students who are experiencing some financial difficulties.  The name of the scholarship is the Dr. Hilda Richards Scholarship.  There are a few requirements that each applicant must fulfill. The first is that he or she must be presently taking up his or her nursing degree. The second requirement is that he or she must have good grades to show at the time of application. The third is that applicants must be active members of the National Black Nurses Association and must have, at the very least one year left in nursing school. Applicants must also be of African-American heritage and must be enlisted or is planning to enroll either full-time or part-time in either a two or four year nursing course.

The total amount of the scholarship grant is two-thousand U.S. dollars. The deadline for the submission of application forms falls on the 15th of April.

Interested applicants may visit their website by logging on to http://www.nbna.org/. They can also pay them a personal visit at their office at this address; 8630 Fenton St., #330 – Silver Spring (20910).

For telephone inquiries the number to call is 301-589-3200 or 800-575-6298. To send fax messages dial 301-589-3223. Send emails to patgray@nbna.org.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: 15-Apr
Ethnicity: African American
Other Req: Applicant must be black (non-Hispanic) and enrolled or expecting to enroll full or part-time in a two or four-year institution.
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