CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- BestNursingDegree.com, an online nursing education resource, has just launched its third annual "Back to School" nursing scholarship program, offering three scholarships of $2,500 each for soon-to-be nursing students. Now accepting applicants, the scholarships were created to promote nursing education at all levels and will be awarded to students enrolling in one of the following:
- A second degree bachelor's in nursing (BSN) or direct-entry master's in nursing (MSN) program.
- A Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science (RN to BSN) program.
- A master's in nursing (MSN), doctorate in nursing (PhD) or Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program.
Students pursuing both on-campus and online, distance programs will be considered. Recipients of the scholarships are selected based on academic and extracurricular excellence. Past winners have attended nursing schools such as Chamberlain College of Nursing, the University of Colorado, and Rush University, among others.
Please visit www.bestnursingdegree.com for instructions on how to apply. The deadline for applications is April 15th, 2012.
BestNursingDegree.com, based in Cambridge, MA, strives to be the most comprehensive nursing education resource on the Web. Its directory includes more than 7,700 on-campus and online nursing degree programs from more than 2,300 schools across the United States. The website also features expert articles, interviews and career information.