OHSU School of Nursing Awarded Scholarships through RWJF New Careers in Nursing Program
07/31/13 Portland, Ore.
Program support to 52 schools of nursing will aid
second career nurses from groups underrepresented in the profession.
Portland, Ore. – OHSU School of Nursing announced today that for the second time, it has been selected as a grant recipient of the prestigious Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program(NCIN). During the 2013-2014 academic year, OHSU School of Nursing will receive $100,000 to support students in the school’s Accelerated Baccalaureate program who are traditionally underrepresented in the field of nursing and are pursuing second careers in the field. NCIN is a program of RWJF and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).
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