OMNE/Nursing Leaders of Maine awards scholarships for Maine nursing students attending a Maine nursing program annually. OMNE/Nursing Leaders of Maine offers scholarships as a means of recognizing and assisting nursing students in their academic endeavors. The scholarship is provided for use by deserving nursing students who are pursuing a bachelors or higher degree in nursing. A committee established by MNE/Nursing Leaders reviews and ranks each application, based on academic achievement and letters of recommendation.
Any Maine individual enrolled in a Maine accredited BSN or MSN nursing bachelors degree program with an overall grade point average of “C” or better in current program
Scholarship award amount is approximately $500.
Applications are available through OMNE/Nursing Leaders by contacting the Scholarship Committee Chairperson or by downloading the application form here.
Applicants must submit:
- Current academic transcript
- Confirmation of enrollment in an accredited nursing program in Maine
- Two letters of recommendation from a school official, teacher, guidance counselor or health care professional
- A brief note explaining why the scholarship would help you
Applications are accepted starting January 1. The applications must be received by May 1.
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