Kent State Nursing Students Recognized at Nurses Choice Awards and Scholarship Luncheon

Two Kent State University College of Nursing students recently received scholarships at the Nurses Choice Awards and Scholarship Luncheon, held at the Blackwell Hotel and Conference Center in Columbus, Ohio. Sponsored by the Ohio Nurses Foundation, the annual fundraiser awards notable nurses and future nurses with grants and scholarships. 

Interestingly, both of the honored Kent State nursing students have family members who also chose healthcare as a profession.

LifeShare Scholarship applicants being accepted through May 30

LifeShare Community Blood Services, a community-focused nonprofit organization, is providing a scholarship opportunity for Kent State University at Trumbull students.

Eligible students must be enrolled for the 2014 fall semester as a full-time or part-time undergraduate student at Kent State Trumbull, and be in good academic standing. Additionally, applicants must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the U.S., and submit a one-page statement regarding community service, its importance, and the applicant’s role within their local community.

Budgeting for College

College is an investment with a lifetime return on investment. A college education provides your student with exponential opportunities, as he or she embarks on personal and professional goals. Of course, the earlier you start saving the better. But, there are also multiple financing options available. Not to mention, financial aid, investments, loans and scholarships. Regardless of your financial position, it is possible to make your student’s dream a reality.

Kent State Graduate Student Receives Scholarship from the Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses

Ashley Watson, a Kent State University graduate nursing student from New Philadelphia, Ohio, was selected as one of the 2013 recipients of the Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses (OAAPN) scholarship. Each year, the OAAPN awards four $1,500 scholarships to students to promote the professional development of advanced practice registered nurses. Watson is in her third year in the Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program at Kent State.

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