United Nurses of Alberta awards up to 15 nursing scholarships of $1,500 each year and one award of $1,500 sponsored by the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions for students enrolled in first-year Registered Nurse- or Registered Psychiatric Nurse-track programs.
How to Apply
The scholarships are awarded annually to students in their first year of nursing studies in an approved nursing program in Alberta and who are related to a UNA member or associate member in good standing.
To complete the apply for the scholarships, applicants must fill out the application form and submit a short essay that answers the question: “Why is the PRC process important to Alberta Nurses?”
Online applications must be completed and submitted by 4:30 p.m. on October 15.
The successful applicants will be notified and the awards will be disbursed the following January. To collect the award, within 14 days of being notified, the successful applicant will have to provide proof to UNA of current full-time registration in the first year of an approved nursing program in Alberta.
Only successful applicants will be notified.
This scholarship is not intended for postgraduate studies.