Clinique cosmetics is offering nursing scholarships for the 2nd year in a row in their campaign to contribute to the future of healthcare. Clinique was created by a group of dermatologists who understand first hand the shortages the health care industry is facing as well as the high cost of health care education.
Scholarships for BSN students will be awarded in the amount of $5000 to $6000. To qualify the student must be (or will be) attending any BSN program in the U.S. which is accredited by the NLNAC (National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission). The student must be eligible to receive financial aid, have a 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) and complete the application by May 5, 2008. For a list of other qualifications and instructions on how to apply see the Clinque Scholar Website.
Other scholarships are available from Tylenol ® brand pain reliever. Up to $350,000 in scholarships ranging from$1000 to $5000 will be awarded to 170 future doctors, nurses and other allied health care professionals. These scholarships are also based on need, academic performance and leadership qualities. The deadline to apply is May 15, 2008. More information is available from the Tylenol ® website.