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The goal is to assist those who wish to provide nursing care in this important specialty.

Hudson Regional LTC Pharmacy Scholarship
For students in an RN or LPN to BSN Program

Application Deadline: Saturday, August 15, 2020

Hudson Regional LTC Pharmacy will offer one $1000 scholarship to a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse who is working in New York State in the field of intellectual/ developmental disabilities nursing and is matriculated in a program toward a bachelor’s degree in nursing. The NYS ID/DD Nurses Association will appoint a selection committee for the scholarship from among its members and will make a recommendation to Hudson Regional LTC Pharmacy regarding whom to award the scholarship.  Hudson Regional LTC Pharmacy will provide the scholarship directly to the recipient. For more information, see the full description below.

2020 Scholarship

New York State ID/DD Nurses Association

Scholarship 2019

Do you know someone who fits the criteria?The goal is to assist those who wish to provide nursing care in this important specialty. A Scholarship of $1000 will be awarded

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Hudson Regional LTC Pharmacy Scholarship
For students in an RN or LPN to BSN Program

Application Deadline: Saturday, August 15, 2020

 

Hudson Regional LTC Pharmacy will offer one $1000 scholarship to a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse who is working in New York State in the field of intellectual/ developmental disabilities nursing and is matriculated in a program toward a bachelor’s degree in nursing.

 

The NYS ID/DD Nurses Association will appoint a selection committee for the scholarship from among its members and will make a recommendation to Hudson Regional LTC Pharmacy regarding whom to award the scholarship.  Hudson Regional LTC Pharmacy will provide the scholarship directly to the recipient.

 

To be eligible, an applicant must meet the following requirements:

  1. Is an RN or LPN who is currently working in the intellectual/developmental disabilities field.
  2. Is currently matriculated in an accredited baccalaureate in nursing RN program.
  3. Is a New York State resident
  4. Intends to work as an ID/DD RN in New York State upon graduation.

Your application should include the following information:

  1. Resume describing your educational and work experiences.
  2. Essay of not more than 500 words explaining your future educational plan and professional goals.
  3. Description of educational and related costs not covered by other scholarships, employer reimbursement, or financial aid.
  4. Proof of current matriculation in the RN program. The matriculation documentation must be a letter or verification on school letterhead from the Nursing Program or the College Registrar’s Office. A college transcript or course listing is not considered proof of matriculation.

PLEASE NOTE: The requested information can be sent as one PDF document or as Word documents. All documents must include the name of the applicant in the name of the document.

 

Applications must be received by Saturday, August 15. Send application letters to the NYS ID/DD Nurses Association by email to [email protected] OR by mail to NYS ID/DD Nurses Association, c/o Scholarship Committee, PO Box 25832, Rochester, NY 14625. The scholarship will be awarded in September. 

 

If you have questions about this scholarship opportunity: Please write to Linda Dudman, NYSIDDDNA Planning Manager, at [email protected].

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