Having difficulty about schooling in terms of finances? Financial difficulty is a common problem for students. They turn to scholarships as stepping stones to complete their degree program. In fact, scholarships are designed that way in which students can purse their program without having to worry about finances and focus mainly on the academic side and in turn to serve back.
One example of scholarship is the College Scholarship Award. This is a specific scholarship for nursing students with a disability. This scholarship is established by ExceptionalNurse.com and they have preference to undergraduate nursing students who still desire to pursue advance/graduate studies in this field to further his/her nursing career as well as in giving back to the society and in the industry. The scholarship was awarded by ExceptionalNurse.com and this website started as a grassroots effort that will address the needs of students pursuing nursing degree programs as well as nurses with disabilities.
The amount of scholarship is set at $250 with one year duration. To become eligible for this scholarship, the applicantsmust be students that has documented disability and must be applied full-time to or already admitted toaccredited university/college. Interested applicants can download the application packet online at ExceptionalNurse.com. Applicants must complete the application form and part of the process is to provide three recommendation letters from persons who can attest to the applicant’s academic capabilities as well as character reference. An essay of 1-2 pages, official transcript of records of the college course taken and documentation of disability (medical verification) are also part of the requirements. All of these documents must be submitted on or before June 1. The scholarship is open every year.