This program is for individuals seeking a master's degree in nursing at a Mississippi institution of higher learning in exchange for teaching in an accredited school of nursing in the state of Mississippi. To qualify, applicants must be current legal residents of Mississippi, hold a current Mississippi nursing license, be fully admitted and enrolled-full time at an eligible accredited School of Nursing, and have achieved a 3.0 GPA on all graduate level work previously taken. Applicants must also participate in the Nursing Education Loan/Program (NELM) while pursuing the MSN degree and agree to teach in an accredited school of nursing in the State of Mississippi upon completion of the degree. Applications will be accepted between January 1st and March 31st. See website for additional information and requirements.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.