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Ayana Grace Belton Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Funded by
2 winners, $1,000 each
Application Deadline
Sep 30, 2024
Winners Announced
Oct 30, 2024
Education Level
High School
Recent scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
3.0 or higher
Desired Career Field:
Education Level:
High school senior, first year undergrad

Ayana Grace Belton dreamed of becoming a nurse.

In March 2020, at only 16 years old, Ayana lost her life due to a domestic violence situation before she could fulfill this dream. Those pursuing careers in nursing have a passion for helping others and giving back to those in need. In order to support students who wish to accomplish these goals, the Ayana Grace Belton Memorial Nursing Scholarship will honor Ayana’s memory and encourage the next generation of nursing students.

High school seniors and first year students in Florida are eligible to apply if they are majoring in nursing and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. To apply, write about why you want to become a nurse.

Selection Criteria:
Essay, Passion, Impact
Published June 21, 2024
Essay Topic

Why do you want to become a nurse?

400–600 words


When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Sep 30, 2024. Winners will be announced on Oct 30, 2024.