BSN Student Scholarship: Progression in Nursing

 BSN Nursing Scholarship – Oregon And Washington
The Kevin Keaney P.C. Academic Progression in Nursing: Nursing Occupations to BSN Scholarship
This scholarship program is designed to help support nursing students (for tuition and/or living expenses) who are licensed or are certified to work in Oregon or Washington as a CNA, LPN, or ADN and are now striving to expand their career options as a Bachelor’s prepared RN. Click here to see past recipients.

Nursing Scholarship Eligibility
Eligibility opens on March 1, 2021 and closes July 1, 2021. The Scholarship will be awarded by August 1, 2021.

Who Is Eligible For The Nursing Scholarship

  1. Individual who has successfully completed a state-approved nursing training program as a CNA, LPN, or ADN with a current Oregon or Washington license or certification.
  2. Worked in a nursing occupation in Oregon or Washington for at least two years. Provide up to two references from former employers.
  3. Currently enrolled in an accredited BSN program in Oregon or Washington. Must submit evidence (on nursing school letterhead) from one faculty member demonstrating formal acceptance into a BSN program and evidence of successful completion of at least one academic term.  The faculty member needs to recommend the applicant for consideration of the scholarship.

To Apply For The Nursing Scholarship

  1. Fill out the online form below.
  2. Write two essays with up to a maximum of 500 words each addressing:
    1. Your experience in a nursing occupation and how it prepared you for a career as a Bachelor’s prepared RN.
    2. Describe your intended career path and what you envision your future contributions to the field of nursing to be.


Scholarship Application

Please provide the following information to be considered for the upcoming Annual Progression in Nursing BSN Student Scholarship.

Scholarship Application

  • Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, png, Max. file size: 128 MB.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 128 MB.

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