This $5000 scholarship is awarded to a qualified NBNA member based on scholastic achievement, financial need and community service and who is in pursuit of a baccalaureate or other advanced nursing degree. The scholarship, which is named for the Founder and First President of the NBNA, has a proud and distinguished legacy. The recipient must be an individual who truly represents the leadership, the commitment to service and the scholarship of Dr. Sams.

Award Information

Award Amount
$5,000
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
April 15
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Nursing
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Membership Services Manager
National Black Nurses Association Inc.
Address
Not reported
City, State, Zip
Not reported, ,
Telephone
(301) 589-3200
E-mail
elazenby@nbna.org
Website
Website

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