Emergency Medicine Scholarships
Here are some of the Emergency Medicine scholarships on our site for which you may qualify.
R&D Systems is proud to support education in science with a scholarship program established to students who are pursuing a degree in a science related field.
The R&D Systems Scholarship Program will be awarded to students pursuing a degree in a science related field. A $1500 (or international currency equivalent) scholarship will be awarded twice a year for one student in the fall semester and one student in the spring semester.
Applicant must be an RN and a member of AORN in good standing. Membership must be maintained continuously for 12 months prior to the application deadlines of April 1 and October 1 and throughout the funding period. Membership is considered lapsed if full dues are not received at AORN Headquarters by the last day of the renewal month. Members of the AORN Foundation Board of Trustees and/or staff and the Scholarship Committee are ineligible for scholarship funds. Applicant must submit proof of acceptance or enrollment in a baccalaureate or masters of nursing degree program or a related complimentary field, or doctoral degree program at an accredited institution. Enrollment in a pre-nursing curriculum applicable to admission in a baccalaureate nursing program must be accreditd by the National League of Nursing. Applicants must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Payment will be made directly to the student at the end of the funding period upon successful completion of the course, receipt of course grade, and copy of all OTHER receipts for expenses. These must be sent to the AORN Foundation within 30 days of completion of course. Student must receive a B or better to receive payment. Student must sign disclaimer and return to AORN Foundation within five (5) days of receipt of payment. This disclaimer is required by the IRS, failure to do so may jeopardize further scholarship awards.
Any eligible student is welcome to apply, whether you have extensive experience giving back to your community, or just a little. In addition to the general application (which can be found here), each candidate must submit an essay that details their views on various businesses’ impact on local communities, as well as illuminates your ideas and/or beliefs on how organizations can properly impact their own communities.
Length: 1,800 words minimum 2,500 words maximum
Topic: In your own words, how do you think a business can help out the community in an ethical way? If you owned a business right now- what would it be? And how would you use that company to positively impact your community?
References: Please use examples and insights from your own experiences, as well as cite any resources you use for data or statistics.
To provide funding to teams of physicians and nurses interested in conducting research related to emergency medicine. Amount Awarded: $10000 Number Awarded: Varies each year. Duration: 1 year. Eligibility: This program is open to teams of physicians and nurse investigators. Applicants must be proposing to combine their expertise in order to develop, plan, and implement clinical research in the specialty of emergency care.
The Western Union Foundation Global Scholarship Program (WU Scholars) is a program designed to support young people and their efforts to pursue a post-secondary education.
Selected scholarship recipients will receive USD $2,500 each to contribute toward tuition or school fees at an accredited post-secondary institution and will be selected based on criteria relating to the program's three pillars: Perseverance, Aspiration, and Community.
To be eligible, students must be seeking an undergraduate degree in one of the following categories: science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and business/entrepreneurship.
The application, which requires a letter of recommendation and an academic transcript, opens Wednesday March 8th. The application deadline is Wednesday, April 12 at noon Eastern Standard Time.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
ACLS Certification Institute is offering a 2,500 scholarship to a student enrolled or accepted to medical school, dental school, or nursing school.
We want applicants to submit ideas to improve mental health awareness such as a system they would change, or a service/program that would be helpful.
Applicants must apply by November 30, 2017 with a 30-45 second video of their idea.
Our goal by offering this scholarship is to find effective ways in dealing with the stress/anxiety/depression among medical students and to remove the stigma about receiving mental health treatment.
Basic Eligibility Requirements for ASPAN Scholarships
Applicants must be current Active Category members of ASPAN and a component for the past two full years prior to the application deadline of July 1. Further specific eligibility requirements for each type of scholarship are detailed in the Scholarship Instructions.
$1,000 scholarships for Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Nursing or Doctorate in Nursing
$500 scholarships (registration plus expense money) for ASPAN’s National Conference Attendance (for ASPAN’s annual national conference only)
$285 scholarships for CPAN or CAPA Certification Exam fees
$500 Humanitarian Mission scholarships
Nurse in Washington Internship (NIWI) program – two scholarships available (registration plus expense money).
See website for details.
Applicants must be individuals who are returning to school after a 5 to 10 year gap in education, and who are pursuing relevant personal and professional growth in health care leadership through graduate or undergraduate studies in the field of Ambulatory health care with either an administrative or clinical concentration.
We invite you to enter the ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program. We will select one top award winner who will receive a $1,000 unrestricted scholarship (unrestricted means you can buy pizza with the award instead of books if you want—the check is in your name).
The winning essay will be posted on ACLSMedicalTraining.com along with the second and third best essays. These two runners-up will receive one complimentary pass to the ACLS Medical Training certification program of their choice (BLS, ACLS, or PALS) valued at $275.
ACLS Medical Training is interested in hearing how you think about providing emergency medical care. You are entering a profession in which you may be called upon to provide basic life support, advanced cardiovascular life support, or pediatric advanced life support. Are you excited? Is this scary? How will you handle the situation when the time comes? If you have already performed lifesaving techniques, what was it like? Did you use the skills you were taught? There are no correct answers—we are looking for honest, compelling essays.
What do I write about?
Write an essay, between 500 and 1000 words, on one the following topics:
If you have assisted someone in a life support situation, describe your role in the process, the emotions or feelings that you experienced, and how the situation was resolved.
If you have not assisted someone in a life support situation, describe how you have prepared (mentally and/or physically) to respond when the event arises. Consider and describe what it might be like to provide basic or advanced life support in an emergency.
How do I Enter?
Write the essay in Microsoft Word file format (doc or docx)
Entries with typos or grammatical errors will not be considered
Submit the essay as an attachment in an email to email@example.com
The filename should include your first initial, last name, and your school name
For example, John Smith who attends nursing school in Austin would use this filename: JSmith_UniversityofTexasatAustin
In your email, include
Name of school
Type of program (e.g., dental school)
Telephone number (we won’t call unless you win)
Submission deadline is 11:59 pm EST on December 31st, 2014.
Who is Eligible?
Any high school senior or college student is eligible to apply. Preference to those currently enrolled in a nationally accredited
Respiratory therapy program
Emergency medical technician program
Must not be an employee of or immediately related to any employee of ACLS Medical Training
It is truly inspiring to see people helping others in need and we salute you for dedicating your life to this purpose.
In recognition of your selflessness, we at ACLS Recertification invite you to join our ACLS Healthcare Training Scholarship Plan and allow us to help you grow and reach your full potential as professionals in this field.
We shall be giving out a $2,000 scholarship to the author of the winning essay and one (1) complimentary pass each to the ACLS Recertification program of their choice (ACLS, BLS, or PALS) valued at $275 to the second and third placers. All three winning entries shall be posted on ACLSRecertification.com.
All you need to do is write a 500 to 1000-word essay telling us how you feel about providing emergency medical care wherein you shall be called to provide life support from the basic to the more advanced cardiac or pediatric life support. Share with us your experience with lifesaving techniques if you have assisted someone in the past, what you did, how you felt and how the situation was resolved. If not, let us know how you will handle being in these lifesaving situations in the future as well as what kind of preparation you have undertaken to be able to do so.
Don't worry, we are not going to judge it based on ACLS correctness. Instead, we shall evaluate it based on your sincerity, persuasiveness and the overall cohesion and effectiveness of your essay.
How to Join
Your essay must be in a Microsoft Word file (doc or docx) with its filename containing your last name; first initial and name of your school (e.g. smith_g_harvard). Please check your essays thoroughly as we will not be entertaining entries with grammatical errors and typos.
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your essay as an attachment and the following details on the actual email content:
Contact Information in case you win (Home Address; Email Address and Telephone number)
Name of School
Type of Program
Deadline of submission is on or before 11:59 of December 31 EST
Who can Join
Any college student can join this contest, preferably those currently enrolled in:
Emergency Medical Technician Program
Respiratory Therapy Program
Employees of ACLS Recertification and our affiliates and employee relatives up to the third degree of consanguinity are prohibited from joining this contest.
All entries submitted become the sole property of ACLS Recertification
Proof of enrollment at a qualifying academic institution may be requested by ACLS Recertification prior to awarding the scholarship and other prizes to the winners
Only one entry per person is allowed.
Applications Accepted: February 10, 2017 - January 29, 2018
Final Award Selection: March 15, 2018
Scholarship Awarded: Spring Quarter 2018
The Healthcare Leaders Scholarship is offered to students entering or currently pursuing an educational program related to nursing or medicine. Applicant must be a US citizen, at least 17 years of age, and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
All applicants must submit a 600 to 1,000-word essay explaining what they hope to accomplish during their career in the medical field and how the scholarship would fulfill those goals. Recommended topics are included in the Personal Essay section.
All applications must be received by January 29th, 2018. Finalists will be notified in February and must provide proof of enrollment and GPA (letters of acceptance, transcripts, etc.) before the scholarship recipient is selected.
Applications will be reviewed by a panel. The winner will be selected based on the criteria set forth in the requirements section of this document.
Once the winner is decided and notified of the award, he/she will receive a mailed 1099-MISC tax form and the check will be delivered to their address. The winner of the scholarship award will be fully responsible for the taxes incurred from receiving the award.
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