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Career Mobility Scholarship New Nurse

Recognition Program Application Download

Purpose
To fund the continuing nursing education of a DNA member that will enhance his/her ability to contribute to the dermatologic community.

Standard Criteria

  1. Be an active DNA Associate member for 2 years.
  2. Be employed in the specialty of Dermatology.
  3. Be pursuing a certificate/diploma/degree in nursing – to LPN or RN.
  4. Be accepted as a student in a certified nursing program.
  5. Must write an article for FOCUS within one year.

Submission: The candidate will submit:

  1. Letters of recommendations from nursing professionals, educational faculty, and/or employers – limit of 3.
  2. A detailed letter stating:
    • Professional goals.
    • Course of study proposed.
    • Time frame for completion of study.
    • Funds necessary to meet educational needs.
    • Statement of need.
  3. Documentation of enrollment at a certified school of nursing.
  4. Documentation of involvement with DNA in past 2 years.
  5. A completed awards application.

Award
The recipient will be awarded a $1000 educational scholarship to assist in pursuit of a nursing certificate/diploma/degree.