Monthly archive March, 2009
Irrespective of the fact that you are a male or a female, you are always eligible to apply for the Nursing Scholarships and financial aids. The field of nursing has nothing to do with you being a male or female. Here is a list of some of the top Nursing Scholarships: American Health Care Association Scholarships This particular scholarship administered by the AHCA is for the nursing students, for whom health of youth is the ultimate goal. National Black Nurses Association This scholarship was introduced with the aim of defining and advocating health care needs of the African-Americans and to improve the health status of black people. Air Force ROTC Nursing Scholarship High school students who are interested in making a career as an Air Force nurse, are eligible for this scholarship. Minority Nurse Scholarships This scholarship is exclusively for the students belonging to the minority communities, pursuing a bachelor’s degree in nursing. Abell-Hanger Foundation Nursing Awards Students who wish to pursue education in the field of nursing and participate in Texas Interscholastic League Foundation program, can apply for this scholarship. Health Professions Preparatory Scholarship Program Alaskan natives or American Indians looking for scholarships for pre-professional education, in order to [...]

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Categories: Scholarships
When a student plans to enter the college life, one of his basic concerns is money management. Not every student can afford to spend lavishly. Maximum students have a tough time trying to adjust all the expenses in the amount of money available. Included here are some useful money saving tips that the students can make use of, in order to manage their expenses within affordable limits. 1) One of the very basic tip is to plan out your monthly expenses in an organized way. It is always helpful to have a record of all your expenses in the form of bills and receipts, so that you can keep a tab on the amount spent. 2) When searching for accommodations, always go in for on-campus dorms rather than off-campus rentals. Since, there are a lot of scholarships that offer to cover for your stay expenses, you may just get lucky and be eligible for just such a scholarship and save on your money. 3) When in the campus, try to make optimum use of all college events. Often times there are events organized whereby you can earn a free movie pass or a coupon for one of the restaurants. Do [...]

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Categories: General
Financial aids are a primer when it comes to starting a college education. These financial aids may be in the form of scholarships, grants or loans. There are numerous state and government funded grants that the students can avail. One of the most common types of grants are the Federal Grants. Federal grants are grants administered by the federal government. The best part about these grants is that they don’t need to be repaid. However, since these government funded grants are limited, they don’t usually cover full educational expenses. Most often the grant amount is affected if the parents claim the student as being a dependent on income tax returns or if the expected contribution of the parents is found to be higher than reality. The types of Federal Grants that the students can a apply for include: State Based Grants: Every state is known to provide financial aids in the form of grants and scholarships, as a measure to help the college students. Pell Grant: This popular pell grant facility is administered under the federal aid program. This exclusively need based grant is administered to only one student per year. Supplemental Education Grant: The Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant [...]

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Categories: Grants