What: 1,000-word essay on “What inspired you to become a nurse?”
Who: All current students enrolled in the Marian University for St.Vincent Health accelerated BSN program as of February 1, 2013
When: Submissions are due by midnight on Sunday, February 3, 2013, to email@example.com
Why: Indianapolis Star is awarding one Indiana nursing student a $3,500 scholarship at “Salute to Nurses”
• Each nursing program is allowed one nominee to compete; State Board of Nursing selects final winner
• Past nominees: Preston Meng, RN, BSN, Aug ‘11 and Heather McNabney, RN, BSN, May ‘12
• Last year’s award went to an IU Kokomo student
NOTE: Essays are limited to 1,000 words or less. Submission of essay indicates your understanding that it may be used in marketing by the Indianapolis Star or by Marian University for St.Vincent Health. A committee comprising Marian faculty and staff will select our nominee next week.