FNSNA Scholarship Application Instructions Read carefully. Failure to follow all instructions may result in disqualification.
Complete all sections on the online application.
Eligibility: Accelerated BSN students are eligible to apply for the scholarships by providing proof of acceptance and or enrollment in a state approved nursing school, in addition to all other required documents.
Action Item: An unofficial transcript must be uploaded prior to submitting your application. In addition, grade reports for the fall semester are acceptable if not reported on the transcript. Scholarship winners must provide an official transcript prior to issuance of scholarship check.
Possible Action Item: Members of the National Student Nurses’ Association who wish to be considered for scholarships open only to NSNA members, must submit proof of membership with their application. NSNA Board of Directors and Nominating and Elections Committee are ineligible.
Possible Action Item: Students entering LPN/LVN to RN; or RN to BSN; or RN to MSN completion programs immediately upon graduation from associate degree or diploma programs must submit a letter of acceptance with the application or official confirmation that the application has been received by the new school. Proof of licensure and enrollment must be provided at the time the scholarship award check is issued.
Eligibility: Applicants must be a U.S. Citizen or Alien with U.S. Permanent Resident Status or hold an Alien Registration Number.
Possible Action Item: If you have been employed as an RN, attach a copy of your resume and license.
All checks are made payable to the school towards the account of the scholarship recipient. Scholarship money will be used to offset the cost of tuition, academic fees and books only.
Funds not used by the end of the scholarship-funding period are to be returned to FNSNA.
Do not include information that is not requested. Do not include photos.
Only complete applications will be considered. The Selection Committee does not accept separate documents after the application has been received.
All applicants will be notified of a decision in March.
**Please download and fill out all Action Items (Read above for the Clinical Instructor/Faculty Advisor Certification, and Financial Aid Certification forms) before completing your scholarship application. PDFs include fill-able form fields. **