Scholarships support second career nurses from groups underrepresented in the profession.
Madison, Wis. (June 11, 2014) – Edgewood College today announced that for the fourth consecutive year it has been awarded a grant from the prestigious Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program. The Henry Predolin School of Nursing is one of 52 schools of nursing that will comprise the final cohort of the program. For the 2014-2015 academic year, the College will receive $50,000 to support traditionally underrepresented students who are making a career switch to nursing through an accelerated baccalaureate or master’s degree program. NCIN is a program of RWJF and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).