Many students desire to pursue a degree program in nursing and then a career in this field. In fact, projections show that there will be increase in the demand of nurses by four to five years from now. With that outlook, it is expected that there will be more students who will pursue a career in nursing, but not all will be able to afford it. Scholarships are created and being offered to students that are specifically open only for nursing students who are enrolled on a full-time basis.
For nursing students, who is an incoming or currently enrolled student, there are bountiful of scholarships being offered. One of them is the Jill Laura Creedon Scholarship Award from The ExceptionalNurse.com. This scholarship awards $500 to eligible students with documented disability who have applied to or already been admitted to nursing program on an accredited college or university program on a full-time basis.The assistance was funded by a program called “Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Future Nurses” and is made and named after an inspiration nurse, Jill Laura Creedon.
The application form for this scholarship can be downloaded online. Part of the application process is to duly complete the application form, submit with three letters of recommendations, , an essay that is one to two pages long, official transcript of records from high school or the completed courses in college and the proof of disability. The Jill Laura Creedon Scholarship Award is one of the many scholarships offered by The ExceptionalNurse.com