Bill and Mary Russell Scholarship
Sponsored by: Heartland Foundation
Application Deadline July 1
Type of Award Scholarship
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The Bill and Mary Russell Scholarship has an easy application process compared to similar scholarships. It might not require extensive essays or interviews.
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The Bill and Mary Russell Scholarship is slightly competitive compared to similar scholarships.
Selection is based upon description of career goals, volunteer and work experience, awards/honors, letters of recommendation, transcript, class rank, GPA, and financial need. Applicant must be enrolled full-time in an approved nursing or other health-related program and must be a resident of one of the following counties: Decatur, Fremont, Page, Ringgold, or Taylor (Iowa), Atchison, Brown, Doniphan, or Nemaha (Kans.), Andrew, Atchison, Buchanan, Caldwell, Clinton, Davies, DeKalb, Gentry Grundy, Harrison, Holt, Livingston, Mercer, Nodaway, or Worth (Miss.), Nemaha or Richardson (Nebr.).
Requirements for the Bill and Mary Russell Scholarship
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Critical Care Nursing
Family Practice Nurse/Nurse Practitioner
Licensed Practical /Vocational Nurse Training (LPN, LVN, Cert, Dipl, AAS)
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant
Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Nursing Administration (MSN, MS, PhD)
Nursing Science (MS, PhD)
Occupational and Environmental Health Nursing
Perioperative/Operating Room and Surgical Nurse/Nursing
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
Public Health (MPH, DPH)
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing
Karen Acord, Program Manager
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How many awards are given out?
There is an average of 25 recipients each year.
How much can I receive for this scholarship?
The least you can earn from the Bill and Mary Russell Scholarship is $500, but it gives out $500 on average. The maximum award is $500. Try our Scholarship Search for more awards with a maximum of $500.