Monthly archive February, 2010
The National Black Nurses Association Inc. is a nonprofit organization which is active since 1972 and has helped 150,000 African American Eastern Caribbean and African students to realize their dreams till date. The organization provides annual scholarships for students. NBNA offers around 14 scholarship programs for students who are heading towards pursuing their career as Nurse or other health professionals: • Dr. Lauranne Sams Scholarship • Mayo Foundations Scholarship • Pepsi Co Scholarship • Gannett Healthcare Group Scholarship • NBNA Board of Directors Scholarship • Kaiser Permanente Scholarship • Martha R. Dudley LVN/LPN Scholarship • Nursing Spectrum Scholarship • Dr. Hilda Richards Scholarship • The Cynthia J. Hickman “Pay It Forward” Nursing Scholarship • Rita E. Miller Scholarship • Martha A. Dawson Genesis Scholarship • Le Grande Trottman Scholarship • Margaret Pemberton Scholarship To apply for these scholarships the student must be currently enrolled in nursing program, member of NBNA and one full year of school remaining. The students need to submit official transcript, written essay and letters of recommendations. The scholarship amount ranges from $500-$2000. For application form and in-depth information log on to http://www.nbna.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=74&Itemid=133. The last date for submission is April 15, 2010.
National Tourism Foundation and Travelers Conservation Foundation gave rise to Tourism Cares a non-profit organization aims at preserving the natural, cultural and historical sites so that our coming generation can have the same travel experience as we have now. It provides grants to preserve and protect such places and also lends a helping hand to the students who are pursuing their career in hospitality and tourism through their various scholarship programs. Tourism Care has come up with many scholarships in the form of graduate scholarships, graduate research scholarships and internship opportunities. The scholarships are meant for undergraduate and graduate students who are currently enrolled in the school. The scholarship is merit based and not need based. Students applying to whichever given scholarships must submit all the documents along with correctly and completely filled application form by March 22, 2010 5pm. All the information regarding the eligibility criteria, documents required and application is available at: http://www.tourismcares.org/scholarships/asta-scholarships. There is a long list of scholarship so find out which one is best and appropriate for you. ASTA and NTA Academic Scholarships: • ASTA Arnold Rigby Graduate Scholarship, two at $2,500 each • ASTA Avis Budget Group Graduate Scholarship for $2,000 • ASTA Healy [...]
Avermedia is involved in manufacturing high quality digital video products to cater to global consumer, business and education market. It is a fast growing manufacturing company which had gone a step ahead in helping students who intend to study. AVerMedia Scholarship Award 2010 has come up to bring smile on the faces of students who cannot bear the brunt of ever increasing education cost. The $ 5000 scholarship will be awarded to a graduating high school senior entering an accredited four year college. The scholarship will be broken down and gives each year to the recipient. The scholarship is open for students of US & Canada. For all the eligibility criteria and application requirement refer to the website: http://www.avermedia-usa.com/presentation/scholarship.asp read the details given in the above link. If the application is found incomplete or not as mentioned in the guidelines, it will be disqualified. The mailing address for the application is Attn: Scholarship Coordinator AVerMedia Information, Inc. 423 Dixon Landing Road Milpitas , CA 95035 The last date for application submission is March 26, 2010 and the name of the recipients will be announced on May 17, 2010 at www.avermedia-usa.com/presentation.