Nursing Home Abuse Prevention Scholarship

The Nursing Home Abuse Prevention Scholarship was established with an objective to put an end to nursing home as well as elder abuse and instead make the nursing homes as well as their living facilities a safe place for them to live in. This scholarship program was founded by the Chicago based Rooth Law Firm.

In order to qualify for this scholarship program, the candidate must be a US citizen and must be accepted to or if not, they must be in their 1st or 2nd year in a recognized nursing program within the United States. The scholarship award that will be received by the recipient of the Nursing Home Abuse Prevention Scholarship is only to be used for the tuition fee for the nursing school and other expenses related to his or her program.

Candidates who are interested to make an application for this scholarship program must file their application before or on its actual deadline which is set on May 1. Part of the requirement for this scholarship program is that the interested applicant must be able to maintain a grade of 3.0 or higher in order to be eligible for the Nursing Home Abuse Prevention Scholarship.

Having scholarship programs within the United States is certainly a wonderful opportunity to the students who are committed to fulfilling their dreams and yet are held back because of the lack of financial resources that holds them from completing their education. Because of programs such as this one, every student with a financial difficulty can now have the chance to finish their education.

Length: One year
Deadline: May 1st
GPA: 3.0 or higher
Other Req: OTHER: Military, Disability, International
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