The March of Dimes has come up with funds that they give out in several scholarships funding to nursing students who are experiencing financial needs and difficulties. The scholarship grant is called the Perinatal Nursing Graduate Scholarships. The monetary value of each of the scholarship award amounts to five-thousand U.S. dollars. Baby product brand manufacturers like Evenflo and Pampers support this endeavor.
There are several requirements that applicants must be able to fulfill. The first is that the applicant is a registered nurse. The second is that the applicant must be currently in pursuit of his or her post graduate studies in perinatal Nursing course, either a master’s or doctorate stage. The applicant must have, at the very least, one more semester to study after the month of May of every year in which he or she receives the scholarship.The applicant must be an active member of any of these organizations; the American College of Nurse-Midwives; the National Association of Neonatal Nurses; or the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses.
This scholarship is not renewable.
All members of the Board of March of Dimes, its’ employees and all the members of their families are prohibited from this Scholarship.
Interested applicants may gather more information from the March of Dimes website.