Wisconsin League for Nursing / Blue Cross Blue Shield Nursing Scholarships

Wisconsin League for Nursing / Blue Cross Blue Shield Nursing Scholarships was founded to resolve the issue that concerns the serious need for nurses who are practicing in the field of nursing. Giving of financial aid to the nursing students who lack the financial resources to complete their education is certainly one important step to help address the pressing concern on the shortage of nurses.

Wisconsin League for Nursing / Blue Cross Blue Shield Nursing Scholarships is open to the students of nursing who are residents of the state of Wisconsin. In order to qualify for this scholarship program, the candidate should have finished a minimum of half the credit that is required to graduate from the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission that offers programs that are recognized in Wisconsin such as BSN, AND or LPN.

Candidates who are eligible to apply for a scholarship should get in touch with their dean so they can get an application. Aside from this, the applicant is also required to write a letter to the Wisconsin League for Nursing Scholarship Committee. This one- page letter must be able to cover the following areas such as academic ability, involvement in community service or professional activities, as well as his or her personal understanding of the nursing profession. The candidate may also be able to touch on other topics such as his or her career goals as well as financial needs.

This scholarship program provides up to $1,000 of financial assistance, and the deadline for the submission of application is on February 15.

Amount: up to $1000
Deadline: 15-Feb
Other Req: RESIDES IN WI state
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