Home > Financial Aid > College Scholarships > Scholarships by Grade Level > Graduate Scholarships > Career-Specific Scholarships > American Cancer Society Graduate in Cancer Nursing Practice Scholarship

American Cancer Society Graduate in Cancer Nursing Practice Scholarship

$20,000

February 01, 2019

Awards Available: See Description

Apply Now!
  • Scholarship Description
  • This award supports graduate students pursuing a master's degree in cancer nursing or doctorate of nursing practice (DNP). Awards may be for two years, with a stipend of $10,000 per year.

    Eligibility:
    -Applicants are not required to be a US citizen, but those without U.S. citizenship must hold a visa that will allow him or her to remain in the U.S. long enough to complete the degree program and graduate
    -The applicant must meet requirements for graduate study and at the time of funding have been accepted by the institution to which s/he has applied
    -All applicants must have a current license to practice as a registered nurse
    -Has work experience in oncology, e.g., cancer nursing or a related field
    -Is involved in cancer-related professional and academic organizations
    -Is involved in cancer-related volunteer organizations
    -Has published or contributed to scholarly publications, presentations, and creative works
    -Is the recipient of professional and academic awards and honors
    -Has considered program content, faculty, and clinical resources related to cancer in selecting a graduate program
    -Has a focus for scholarly activity in a specific area of cancer nursing
    -Has strong letters of recommendation from two qualified professionals
    -Has made a career commitment to cancer nursing
    -Has formed explicit and realistic professional goals

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Shannon Pair
  • 250 Williams Street, NW
  • 6th Floor
  • Atlanta, GA 30303-1002
  • shannon.pair@cancer.org
  • tel: 404-329-7558
  • fax: 404-417-5974

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

Comments (0)

expand_more

Care to comment?
Go ahead - we're listening! Did you apply for this scholarship? Why? Why not? Maybe you even won!
Your comments could help fellow Scholarships.com members.


If you can read this, don't touch the following fields


Latest College & Financial Aid News

University Suspends 15 Fraternity Members over Discriminatory, Sexual Videos

June 12, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Five of the fifteen students who were suspended from Syracuse University for up to two years after they appeared in an "extremely racist" and "offensive" video have turned around to sue the university, claiming that the videos were private and taken out of context. A free-speech advocacy group, FIRE, is supporting the Theta Tau fraternity members against the "kitchen-sink" discipline. [...]

Professor Supports Beleaguered Colleague, Gets Fired

June 5, 2018

by Susan Dutca

A Santa Barbara City College Professor believes he is facing "collateral damage" for defending a professor he had invited to SBCC as a guest speaker. After coming to the defense of the disgraced professor, Mark McIntire was told that he would not be rehired - for reasons other than publicly opposing "social justice warriors." [...]

Walmart Offers Dollar a Day College Education

June 1, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Walmart, the largest private sector employer in the United States, is touting its subsidized online college tuition for its employees as it looks to attract and retain talent in a tight market. It may sound too good to be true that Walmart plans to offer employees a college education for $1 a day...what's the catch? [...]