Purpose of Scholarship:
To provide financial assistance to students in upstate New York State to continue their education in the field of nursing.
Deadline: May 31
Number and Size of Awards:
One award of $1,000 per year; renewable annually for a maximum total award of up to $3,000. See the Renewability section below for more information.
Allowed Use of Award:
Awards may be used for tuition, fees, books, and other expenses associated with higher education.
For a student who:
A) Has completed at least one semester of a nursing program, and
B) Has financial need.
This award is not intended for the student with the highest GPA, but for an average student who works hard and is ambitious to excel in the nursing field.
This scholarship is renewable for a total of up to three awards. Award renewability varies per recipient:
A) College freshmen receive awards that are renewable for a total of three awards in three consecutive years;
B) College sophomores receive awards that are renewable for a total of two awards in two consecutive years; and
C) College juniors receive one-time awards that are not renewable.