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DRIVE WITH PRIDE!
In 2003 the Mississippi Nurses Association lobbied the Legislature and HB 940 was passed, establishing a distinctive license plate for nursing! …


The Mississippi Nurses Foundation provides scholarships and stipends to nursing students and registered nurses throughout the state of Mississippi who are pursuing degrees in nursing.

Scholarships

The Mississippi Nurses Foundation provides scholarships, stipends, and grants to nursing students and registered nurses throughout the state of Mississippi who are pursuing degrees in nursing.


$5,000 Mississippi Car Tag Stipend Program

$5,000 in stipends are made available to nursing students and nurses pursuing an advanced degree in nursing in the state of Mississippi through the Nurses Car Tag Program.
Opens April 1, 2022 – Deadline June 10, 2022

Criteria – Stipend for AD BS Students 2022
Criteria – Stipend Masters Doctoral 2022
Student Information-Stipend 2022

The 2022-2023 Car Tag Stipend Recipients

Associate Degree Nursing Program
Kathryn Brooks
Copiah-Lincoln Community College

Kasey Homan
Itawamba Community College

Baccalaureate Nursing Program
Mallory Alford
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Amber Bingham
Belhaven University
Mackenzie Byrd
University of Mississippi Medical Center

Sara Kaitlyn Clegg
Delta State University
Anna Crane
Belhaven University
Destiney Fountain
Mississippi University for Women
Hannah Higdon
Delta State University
Mabry Mayfield
Mississippi University for Women
Sidney Rone
Delta State University 
Reagan Thornton
University of Mississippi Medical Center 

Masters Nursing Program
Amber Chancellor
Mississippi University for Women
Lauryn Hicks
Mississippi University for Women 
Jessica Pippin
Mississippi University for Women

$1000 Dr. Marcia Rachel Excellence in

Leadership Award

Dr. Marcia Rachel was an amazing nurse that impacted many nursing students as a nursing instructor at Mississippi College, the University of Southern Mississippi, William Carey University, Pearl River Community College, and the University of Mississippi Medical Center where she ended her outstanding nursing career as the Associate Dean of academic programs at the school of nursing.
Deadline July 8, 2022

2022 Marcia Rachel Excellence in Leadership Award Criteria

2022 Marcia Rachel Excellence in Leadership Information Form

2022 Scholarship Recipient

Tara Price
University of Mississippi Medical Center 
 


$1000 Lane-Ware Graduate Mental Health

Nursing Scholarship 

Mrs. Irma Brinkley Lane and Dr. Sarah Mazique Ware are retired nurses with greater than 35 years of experience each. They met in the undergraduate nursing program at Alcorn State University and have worked together and kept in touch over the years. Lane and Ware value community service. They have been, and continue to be, involved in the health promotion and maintenance within their local and regional communities.
Deadline July 8, 2022

2022 Lane Ware Criteria Form

2022 Lane Ware Student Information Form  

2022 Scholarship Recipient

Blanche Bell
University of Southern Mississippi  


Eileen S. and Earl C. Whittemore

Advance Practiced/Nurse

Practitioner Scholarship

MNF and The Gulf Coast Community Foundation will award $2,500 to an APRN student on behalf of the Eileen S. and Earl C. Whittemore, Jr Fund. The applicant must be a member of MNA and be a resident of Hancock, Harrison, Jackson, Pearl River, Stone, or George County.
Deadline July 8, 2022

2022 Eileen S. and Earl C. Whittemore Fund Application

2022 Scholarship Recipient

William H. Lee-Williams, II of Gulfport, MS
Delta State University 


MNF Ph.D. Research Grants

MNF will provide up to $10,000 in research grants. Applicants must be currently enrolled and in good standing in a Ph.D. Nursing program in Mississippi; must be a resident of Mississippi, and must be a member of the Mississippi Nurses Association (MNA).
Opens May 1st – Deadline July 8, 2022

2022 MNF Ph.D. Research Award Guidelines

2022 Grant Recipient

Jennifer Brumfield
University of Mississippi Medical Center
 

The Georgia Ann Benard Hall

Award of Excellence

This $2000 scholarship is given in honor of Georgia Ann Benard Hall to a Mississippi nursing student every year.
Opens September 1st – Deadline November 11, 2022.

2021 Georgia Ann Bernard Hall Award of Excellence Criteria

2021 Student Information Form

2021 Scholarship Recipient

Chasity Swoopes
University of Mississippi Medical Center

 


Arthur L. Davis Scholarly

Writing Scholarship

A $1,000 scholarship is awarded to an RN who is a member of MNA and enrolled in a doctoral nursing program in Mississippi.
Deadline December 2, 2022

2022 Arthur L. Davis Scholarly Writing Scholarship Criteria REOPEN

2022 Student Information Form REOPEN


The Hiawatha and Eunice Northington

Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Scholarship

This scholarship established by LaDonna Northington, Monica Northington, and Hiawatha Northington II, in memory of their dear parents, is designed to assist Nurse or Nurse Practitioner students who will work with geriatric clients to assure the excellence of medical care to these patients in their sunset years.
Deadline November 11, 2022

2022 -REOPEN Hiawatha and Eunice Northington Memorial Scholarship criteria

2022 -REOPEN Student Information Form

2022 Hiawatha and Eunice Northington Memorial Scholarship Recipient:

Blanche Bell
University of Southern Mississippi


The Brantley-Fletcher Award of

Hope Book Scholarship

This $250 scholarship is given in honor and memory of Earlene “Bobbie” Brantley and Allie Mae Fletcher to a Mississippi nursing student.
Opens October 1st – Deadline December 2, 2022

2021 Brantley-Fletcher Award of Hope Scholarship Criteria

2021 Student Information Form

2021 Scholarship Recipient

Chasity Swoopes
University of Mississippi Medical Center

 

Nurse Oneita Dongieux

Award for Excellence

This $500 scholarship is awarded to a nursing student enrolled in good academic standing at one of Mississippi schools of nursing.
Opens December 1 – Deadline February 3, 2023

2022 Oneita Dongieux Award for Excellence Criteria

2022 Student Information Form

2022 Scholarship Recipients

Meggan Mickle – Belhaven University 

Megan Morris – Holmes Community College


Betty Dickson Health Policy Award

Up to $2,000 to attend a national health policy meeting/conference. (Airline accommodations, if needed, hotel accommodations, conference cost, food, and gratuity.) MNF will reimburse after all receipts have been received.
Opens December 1  – Deadline February 3, 2023

2022 Betty Dickson Health Policy Scholarship Criteria

2022 Scholarship Information Form

Award Recipient

Dana Armstrong, Belhaven University


Martha Douglas Memorial Scholarship

Opens December 1st – Deadline February 3, 2023

2022 Martha Douglas Scholarship Criteria

2022 Student Information Form

2022 Scholarship Recipient

Haleigh Thomas,  University of Mississippi Medical Center 

 

Mississippi Nurses Foundation School of

Nursing Scholarship – Fall

This $1,000 scholarship is for nursing students enrolled in an accredited Associate or Baccalaureate Nursing Program in Mississippi.
Deadline September 16, 2022

SON 1000 scholarship criteria FALL 2022
SON 1000 Scholarship Application FALL 2022

Alcorn State University Jasmine  Cole
Belhaven University  Hadley  Slay
Coahoma Community College LeAndreia Williams
Copiah-Lincoln Community College  Christie Patterson
Delta State University  Hannah Ward
East Central Community College Hanna Wilcher
East Mississippi Community College Courtney Winstead Forrester
Hinds Community College Candace Raymond-Stasher
Holmes Community College Josie Harris
Itawamba Community College Stormy Rodriguez
Jones College Lauren Wheat
Meridian Community College Jerome Adkins
Mississippi College Jamie Elizabeth Shelby
Mississippi Delta Community College Lamoyne Taylor
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Sabra Annaleigha Davis
Mississippi University for Women ($500) Morgan  Norris 
Mississippi University for Women  ($500) Anne Jenkins
Northeast Mississippi Community College Jared Rodriguez
Northwest Mississippi Community College Brianna Bridwell
Pearl River Community College April  Arnona
Southwest Mississippi Community College  Marilyn  Charlton
UMMC School of Nursing Abbey Climer
University of Southern Mississippi Sarah Elizabeth Kinder
William Carey University  Adrianna Hunter

Mississippi Nurses Foundation School of

Nursing Scholarship – Spring

This $1,000 scholarship is for nursing students enrolled in an accredited Associate or Baccalaureate Nursing Program in Mississippi.
Opens January 1, 2022 – Deadline March 10, 2023

SON 1000 scholarship criteria 2022
SON 1000 Scholarship Application 2022

Congratulations to the 2022 Winners of the MNF

School of Nursing Scholarship!

Alcorn State University Daisha McDaniel
Belhaven University  Caroline Rocray
Coahoma Community College Cherae Williams
Copiah-Lincoln Community College  Ransom Stone Dickerson
Delta State University  Sara Kaitlyn Clegg
East Central Community College Raley Sessums
East Mississippi Community College Adrianne James Fondren
Hinds Community College Jacob Patterson
Holmes Community College Shantrice Smith 
Itawamba Community College Niesha Hodges
Jones College Jenna Hillman
Meridian Community College Stephen “Bryan” Slade
Mississippi College Marianne Lee
Mississippi Delta Community College Jarviera Vassar
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College A’Niya Steele
Mississippi University for Women  William Andrew McNeese
Northeast Mississippi Community College Lyndsey Young 
Northwest Mississippi Community College Kristen Rush
Pearl River Community College Emma Smith 
Southwest Mississippi Community College  Shelby Anne Cothren
UMMC School of Nursing Avery Billingsley
University of Southern Mississippi Julia Clark
William Carey University  Asia Green
To learn more about the Mississippi Nurses Foundation scholarships, please call 601-898-0850.


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