AAMAAL Nursing Scholarship

The AAMAAL Nursing Scholarship was established by AAMAAL (Muslim Women Inspiring Hope organization), whose mission is to empower women through education. The scholarship will provide financial assistance to students who are accepted and enrolled in the LVN to RN Bridge degree program at the Dallas College El Centro Campus.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be a student attending the El Centro Campus during the period of the award
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Major in Nursing – Licensed Vocational
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 8 credit hours for the period of the award
  • Must have completed a minimum of 12 credit hours prior to the period of the award
  • Must be accepted into the LVN-RN Bridge Program at the Dallas College El Centro Campus. prior to the period of the award.
  • Must provide the names and email addresses for two recommendations from a high school or college counselor, teacher, or mentor.
  • Must upload a copy of your acceptance letter from the Allied Health Professions/Occupations Office. Please contact the Allied Health Professions/Occupations Office at your college to request an acceptance letter.
  • Must answer the supplemental questions –
    How will this scholarship help you overcome financial barriers to become a nurse? Please be specific and clearly demonstrate your financial need.
    What lead you to choose the nursing profession?
    Describe how your involvement in academic or community activities demonstrate leadership.
  • Scholarship is open to everyone, however, preference will be given to applicants that are a first-generation college student and/or single parent so long as such preference does not significantly detract from Dallas College’s nondiscriminatory policies.
  • Recipient must maintain the above requirements to receive the spring scholarship. Failure to do so could result in a loss of scholarship benefits.

To qualify for this scholarship you must be enrolled in the required hours by the application deadline.

Award
$650
Anticipated Total

Anticipated total amount over the full term of this award.

$1,300.00

Campus/Major
04-El Centro Campus, Nursing
Deadline
08/15/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you been accepted and registered into the LVN to RN Bridge Program?
  2. Please provide a URL link to a copy of your acceptance letter from the Allied Health Professions/Occupations Office.
  3. How will this scholarship help you overcome financial barriers to become a nurse? Please be specific and clearly demonstrate your financial need.
  4. What led you to choose the nursing profession?
  5. Describe how your involvement in academic or community activities demonstrate leadership.
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