Four scholarships to be awarded in 2014
The Kentucky Coalition of Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Midwives is pleased to announce our scholarship awards program for 2014. There are four $1500 scholarships offered:
- One $1500 scholarship for an NP, CNM, or RN pursuing a doctoral degree in nursing.
- Two $1500 scholarships for RNs pursuing MSN.
- One $1500 Jacqueline Bail Memorial Nurse Practitioner scholarship for an RN pursuing MSN.
Scholarships will be presented at our annual Awards Banquet held as a part of our conference - Toward Excellence in Advanced Practice Nursing
April 2014 in Lexington.
The application deadline has been extended until March 14, 2014.
Completed applications will be judged using a blinded review process and a predetermined scoring system. Individual members of the scholarship committee from all over the state will independently judge each entry. Criteria for the judging includes academic performance, professional involvement, financial need, a letter of reference, a short essay, and a written statement of personal and professional goals.