Nursing Scholarships and Awards

Nursing students


Students enrolled as nursing majors in the Zvart Onanian School of Nursing are eligible to apply for a number of annual scholarships. For scholarships requiring demonstrated financial need, a FAFSA must have been submitted.

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Each semester, three nursing awards are given to graduating seniors for excellence in nursing theory and practice. These awards recognize both basic baccalaureate students and R.N. to B.S.N. students. Award decisions are based on scholarship, excellence in clinical practice, leadership within the Zvart Onanian School of Nursing and service to the college and community. The awards are designated for: Academic Excellence (basic baccalaureate student), Academic Excellence (R.N. to B.S.N. student) and Service Excellence (basic baccalaureate student).

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Zvart Onanian School of Nursing

From the Bachelor of Science in Nursing to the Doctor of Nursing Practice, the Rhode Island College Zvart Onanian School of Nursing educates and prepares graduates for the challenges of today’s complex health care settings.