NATIONAL AMERICAN ARAB NURSES ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIPS FOR NURSING STUDY NAANA is pleased to announce its annual scholarships, awarded to the most meritorious applicants who are engaged in studying nursing at the Associate Degree, Bachelor degree, or RN-BSN levels. Annually, awards are made, $500 to $1000 each, depending on the funds available in a given year for scholarships.
Major criteria to be used by the selection committee are:
• Academic excellence, exemplified by achievement of a grade point average [GPA] of 3.0 [on a 4-point scale] or its equivalent.
• Demonstrated leadership, academic, professional, and/or through student organizations.
• Evidence of engagement in and contribution to the health care of the Arab American community.
• Prior recipients of this scholarship are not eligible to apply during the same degree as the first award.
All application materials need to reach NAANA by May 30th of each year; it is expected that the reviews would be completed by mid-May. If selected, the funds will be made available for the academic year that follows, or starting September 1. Scholarship awards are sent directly to the institution where applicant is enrolled.
Materials must be submitted electronically as email attachment to: email@example.com Reference letters are to be sent separately, by deadline, to the same email address.
Applications for are available in the Miller College Student Services Office.