Nurse Salary Guide Scholarship Award 2018

Debra Riley

Updated is a website dedicated to tracking and publishing up to date rates of pay for nurses across America. At present we cover Licensed Vocational Nurse / Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner salary guides and training information.

We are excited to offer a $500 scholarship award to any eligible student currently studying full time in the United States.

Scholarship Award $500
Deadline for Submission 12/30/18
Scholarship Awarded 01/30/19

To Enter

All applicants must write a unique essay on one of the themes listed below. Essays should be approximately 1000 to 1500 words long and must not have been published online. All submissions  should be made via the form below or email.

Theme for Essay

” My journey to becoming a Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse”
” My journey to becoming a Registered Nurse”
“My journey to becoming a Nurse Practitioner”

Scholarship Rules and Eligibility

  • Only one essay for consideration from each applicant must be submitted
  • Essays should not have been previously published online
  • Original 1000-1500 word essay on the chosen theme
  • Proof of enrolment in an academic institution is required
  • Include your full name, college name and your email address
  • Submissions must be sent by email to:


Important Information

The application deadline is 12/30/2018 at midnight PST and the funds will be awarded on 01/30/19.

Verification of school status will be required before funds are transferred.

All funds will be transferred to your school/college.

This scholarship is to be used towards tuition or other expenses  at an accredited school.

This is a single scholarship but it will be available annually.

The winner will be chosen by staff at and will be determined by quality of content, readability and value to other students.

The winning applicant will be notified on 01/30/19 and will have 72 hours to respond via email.

If the winning applicant does not respond the runner up will be awarded the scholarship.

The winner will be published on the website.

All works submitted become the property of and may be reprinted online.

Any further questions please send to:

Good luck to all!