Our annual scholarship program is currently accepting applications.
Visit http://bit.do/ocnahn2019 to apply.
Application Deadline: November 15, 2019, 11:59pm Pacific Time.
Scholarships will be presented at the 2019 Orange County NAHN Annual Holiday Posada Party on the evening of Saturday December 7th, 2019. Attendance to Scholarship Event is MANDATORY for receipt of scholarship award.
Please note: Check will be distributed at Scholarship Event only.
Scholarship awards are presented to Orange County NAHN members enrolled in accredited LVN/LPN, associate, diploma, baccalaureate, and graduate nursing programs. Selection of recipients is based on need, current academic standing, whether they are United States citizen or permanent resident of the United States and other criteria listed below. Scholarship recipients are a select group of nursing students who demonstrate promise of professional contributions to the nursing profession and who have the potential to act as role models for other aspiring nursing students. The number of scholarships offered each year is dependent upon the amount in the scholarship fund.
Criteria for the Scholarship Awards include:
1.] NAHN scholarship application form completed online by the student and submitted by the deadline date.
2.] One (1) Letter of Recommendation outlining the applicant’s future professional contribution to the nursing profession and potential to act as a role model for other aspiring nursing students attached to the online application.
3.] Essay prompt response attached to the online application
4.] Proof of membership to the NAHN Orange County Chapter attached to online application
5.] A resume, with education, employment, include earned certificates, awards, community service, special honors, etc.
6.] An unofficial transcript from applicant’s college, university, or Nursing Program attached to online application. Academic standing (minimum GPA of 3.0 preferred).
-OC NAHN members can reapply for scholarships if attaining a higher degree.
-No acting Board Members or Committee members are eligible for scholarships
ALL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY NOVEMBER 15, 2019 by 11:59pm, Pacific Time.