Are you a student of nursing in the state of Arizona, committed to practicing nursing in that state? For Arizona residents passionate about pursuing a career in nursing, the Arizona Nurses Foundation Scholarship program exists. Through this program, the Arizona Nurses Foundation (AzNF) provides awards to aspiring Arizona nurses at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
There are several different awards available. $500 scholarships are given out to students pursuing associate degrees. $1,000 scholarships are given to students in RN-BSN programs. If you are studying at a direct entry BSN program, you can also win $1,000. $1,000 awards are given out to students in masters programs as well as doctoral programs. To be eligible, you need to be enrolled at an accredited nursing school in the state of Arizona, and you must also plan to practice in Arizona once you complete your education. You can be enrolled either full time or part time. If you win, you can re-apply for your next semester. This scholarship program is exciting since the foundation provides awards to students at all levels of their education. So whether you are just starting out on your educational path or you are a professional nurse going back to earn a higher degree, this is a great opportunity!