Dashanna K. McNeil Memorial Scholarship

$1,300
1 winner$1,300
Open
Application Deadline
Jul 31, 2024
Winners Announced
Aug 31, 2024
Education Level
Any
4
Contributions
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Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High School, Associate's, Bachelor's, or Master's
Career of interest:
Nursing or a related field
Location:
Planning to attend an accredited nursing institution
Education Level:
Career of interest:
Location:
High School, Associate's, Bachelor's, or Master's
Nursing or a related field
Planning to attend an accredited nursing institution

Dashanna K. McNeil dedicated her life to the noble vocation of nursing, serving as a beacon of inspiration and hope for countless individuals. Following her graduation from Conway High School in 1995, she swiftly pursued her calling by completing the LPN licensure program at the Conway School of Practical Nursing. Dashanna furthered her education, earning a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the esteemed University of South Carolina, and subsequently obtaining both a Master's in Nursing and a Master's in Public Health from the University of Phoenix.

Her passion for nursing led her to serve in various healthcare systems across several states including South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, the District of Columbia, Maryland, Tennessee, and California. Driven by a profound love for her profession, Dashanna founded the McNeil Healthcare Institute, a testament to her dedication to nurturing future generations of certified nursing assistants.

The Dashanna K. McNeil Memorial Scholarship stands as a tribute to her legacy, aiming to empower and uplift those who share her unwavering commitment to the nursing profession. This scholarship seeks to support and encourage individuals in their pursuit of nursing studies and the realization of their professional aspirations.

To apply for this scholarship, applicants are invited to respond to the following essay questions below.

Selection Criteria:
Essay, Ambition, Intentional, Future Nurse
Published April 17, 2024