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|Owens & Minor Nursing Scholarship|
The Virginia Nurses Foundation awards Owens & Minor Nursing Scholarships to three junior and/or senior nursing students.
The purpose of the scholarship program is to provide financial assistance to students completing requirements for a baccalaureate degree with a major in nursing at a state-approved and nationally-accredited school of nursing.
All applicants must:
All applications must be submitted online and should include:
*If the applicant is entering as a junior or senior to an accelerated BSN program, the letter of reference may come from a faculty member outside of nursing who knows the student from a didactic perspective.
Applications are closed for 2018. Please check back next summer for details on the 2019 application process.
One award of $1,500 each will be made to three qualified applicants. The award is a one-time gift paid directly to the school to be credited to the student's account.
A committee composed of no fewer than three members will evaluate each application. A point-value system will be used to evaluate each candidate, and the applicant(s) with the highest total points will receive the award(s). In the event of a tie, the scholarship recipients will be chosen by lot.
Recipients of these scholarships will receive official notification of their awards from the Virginia Nurses Foundation.