The Nurse Blake $1500 Scholarship

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Thank you to everyone who applied.  I received hundreds of amazing applications.  The winner will be announced on December 1st, 2018.


Applications Accepted: March 1, 2018 – November 1, 2018
Winner Announced: December 1, 2018


The Nurse Blake Scholarship is offered to undergraduate and graduate students currently pursuing an educational program related to nursing. Applicant must be:

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Actively enrolled (i.e., taking courses) in a nationally accredited nursing program on December 1, 2018
  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher

All applicants must submit a 600 to 1,000-word essay explaining how their nursing journey has inspired them to affect positive change in their community.

All applications must be received by November 1, 2018. The winner will be notified on December 1, 2018 and must provide current proof of enrollment and GPA (letters of acceptance, transcripts, etc.) before the scholarship is awarded.