The Lucretia H. Richter Nursing Scholarship Committee, Inc. will again be awarding nursing scholarships.
The Lucretia H. Richter Nursing Scholarship Fund was established to financially assist future nurses in their educational pursuits. The amount of individual awards will be $1,500. Five awards are planned for this year.
The Board of Directors requires that recipients shall be enrolled in a school of professional nursing in the greater Rochester New York area, show a commitment to the profession of nursing, demonstrate proof of financial need, and have satisfactory academic standing. Applicants must have completed a minimum of one semester of clinical courses. In addition, submission of recommendations from a Clinical Instructor and a full-time Nursing Faculty member are required. The scholarship is open to full-time and part-time students. Students may be enrolled in an associate, RN to baccalaureate, or graduate level program.
The deadline for submitting applications is February 1, 2019. Winners will be notified by March 15, 2019.