The American Legion - Eight & Forty Nursing Scholarship

Established to assist registered nurses (RN) with advanced preparation for positions in supervision, administration or teaching. Students are to have prospects of being employed in specific positions in hospitals, clinics or health departments on completion of their education and the position must have a full-time and direct relationship to pediatric lung and respiratory control. Applicants must hold a current Registered Nurse license. Scholarship awards are $3,000.00 each.

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Deadlines & Renewal

Application Deadlines May 15
Winners Announcement Dates July 15
Award Cycle Annually
Is the scholarship auto renew every cycle No Detail Available

Eligibility Requirements

Gender No Requirement
Program Accreditation Required
Veterans and their families only Yes
State of Residence No Requirement
Minimum GPA No Requirement
Essay No Requirement
Eligible minority groups No Requirement
Eligible nursing programs

    Sponsoring Organization

    The American Legion - Americanism and Children & Youth Division

    P.O. Box 1055
    Indianapolis, IN 46206

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