AfterCollege/AACN $20,000 Scholarship Fund

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AfterCollege, the leading employment website for nursing and allied health care students, and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), have partnered to offer this $20,000 annual scholarship program for students pursuing professional nursing education programs.

How do I access the application?
To access the application, you will need to have an AfterCollege account.  Click sign in or sign up near the bottom of this page to create or access your account now.  You will be taken directly to a page where you may download the application.

What are the eligibility requirements?
This scholarship program supports students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing. Special consideration will be given to students:

    • Enrolled in a master’s or doctoral program with the goal of pursuing a nursing faculty career;
    • Completing an RN to baccalaureate program (BSN); or
    • Enrolled in an accelerated baccalaureate or master’s degree nursing program.
    • Please note that all applicants must already be enrolled (not just accepted) at an AACN member institution. To check if your school is a member, see AACN Members

    Who Qualifies?
    Nursing students enrolled in a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree program in nursing with a GPA of 3.25 or higher.

    How much is the scholarship award?
    “2” $2,500 Scholarships are awarded after each application deadline.  A total of “8” $2,500 scholarships are awarded each year.

    What are the 2013 application deadlines?
    The deadlines are January 31, April 30, July 31 and October 31.

    How do I access the application?
    To access the application, you will need to have an AfterCollege account.  Click sign in or sign up below to create or access your account now.  You will be taken directly to a page where you may download the application.

    Where do I send my application?
    Once completed, please email your finished application to: scholarship@aacn.nche.edu  (To download an application, please click sign in or sign up below.)

    How will I know if I win?
    Winners will be notified within 60 days of each deadline. Click here to view prior scholarship winners

     

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