Martha A. Dawson Genesis Scholarship

The National Black Nurses Association or NBNA, Inc. has successfully established a scholarship fund that is aimed at helping out students who are undergoing financial difficulties. The name of the scholarship fund is the Martha A. Dawson Genesis Scholarship. All student applicants must be a student in any of the following nursing courses; Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Diploma course, Licensed Practical Nurse course, Licensed Vocational Nurse course or an Associate Degree in Nursing course. The student applicant must show good scholastic records upon the submission of application. A requirement for this scholarship award is that the student applicant must be a member of the National Black Nurses Association or any of its’ affiliate organizations. The student applicant must have one school year left in her course at the very least. Lastly, the student applicant must be a member of the African-American race.

The monetary value of the scholarship fund is 2,000 US dollars and the deadline for the submission of applications is on the 15 of April. Application forms and other important information may be gathered and downloaded from the NBNA website by logging onto http://www.nbna.org/. Applicants can send postal mails to their address at 8630 Fenton St., #330 – Silver Spring (87119-9828). For telephone inquiries applicants can give them a call at the following numbers; 301-589-3200 / 800-575-6298. For telefax messages applicants can dial this number; 301-589-3223. Application forms and other documents can be submitted by email at this address patgray@nbna.org.

Amount: up to $2000
Deadline: 15-Apr
Ethnicity: African American
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